Glades-area teenagers selected to attend BB All-Star Camp

Seven Glades-area students are about to embark on the opportunity of a lifetime. Samori’a Curry (junior, Pahokee High School), Patriana Vickers (junior, Glades Central High School) and Linnaijah Brown (senior, Glades Central High School) were selected by a group of former NBA players to participate in a girl’s All-Star camp in Paterson, New Jersey from […]

PBC Elementary school hours set

PALM BEACH COUNTY — School times and bell schedules have been posted. Plan now to get your student ready for success by being to school on time every day. Most elementary school hours are 8 a.m. to 2:05 p.m., middle school hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:05 p.m. and high school hours are 7:30 a.m. […]

Belle Glade youth wins PAL boxing contest

BELLE GLADE — On June 2, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Police Athletic League brought youths to the Port St. Lucie PAL for boxing competition. Bershadd Maddie, 11 years old, won unanimously against Gaury Duran, 12 years old, in the 105 pound weight class. Bershadd is a sixth-grade student at Lakeshore Middle School in […]

Youth Football/Cheer registration deadline July 15

SOUTH BAY — Kings Tutoring & Mentoring Foundation Inc. has teamed up with a few former coaches of South Bay Youth Football and a few coaches from Belle Glade to work together to bring back Youth Football/Cheer in the City of South Bay after 18 years. The youth league consist of youth ages 5-14 years […]

Glades Central flag football team going to state semifinal

BELLE GLADE The Glades Central Lady Raiders flag football team is heading to Boca Raton to compete in the state semifinal after two dominating regional playoff victories over Suncoast and Seabreeze. The Lady Raiders shut out Suncoast 20-0 in the regional semifinal on May 3 at Glades Central High School, capturing the first-ever playoff victory […]

Belle Glade youths teams win state championship

HOBE SOUND — On Saturday, April 21, the Wellington Wizards Rugby Club won four state championships. The club’s Under-9, Under-13, Under-15 and Under-19 teams claimed the championship titles at the Florida State Rugby Union’s state championships hosted by the Hobe Sound Polo Club in Hobe Sound. Belle Glade residents Billy and Jenna Rimes’ and Bradley […]

Flag football team wins district championship

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central flag football Lady Raiders defeated the Jensen Beach Lady Falcons 19-0 in the District 11-1A championship game on April 25 in Port St. Lucie. Jensen was ranked ninth in the state the week before the championship game by FloridaHSFootball.com, while Glades Central was rated 19th in the state. The […]

Devil is in the details in loss to Okeechobee

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee High School Blue Devils basketball team lost to the Okeechobee Brahmans 55-35 in their game on Jan. 12. It’s the second time this season the Brahmans have bested the Blue Devils, Okeechobee won the first match-up 71-64 back on Dec. 11. In that game, the OHS Brahmans jumped out to an […]

Pahokee rallies but falls short against Okeechobee

The Pahokee Blue Devils boys basketball team lost to the Okeechobee Brahmans 71-64 on Dec. 11 at Pahokee High School. At 0-6, the Blue Devils have struggled thus far in the season. The most painful loss might have been the Dec. 1 overtime loss to Atlantic Christian 43-42. In that game, after a huge fourth […]

Pahokee falls to Madison County in state semifinal rematch

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee High School Blue Devils lost to the Madison County Cowboys 28-10 on Nov. 24 in the Class 1A state semifinal. The game was a rematch of last year’s state semifinal, which the Blue Devils won 21-19. Pahokee coach Orson Walkes thinks that mistakes on the Pahokee side of the ball were […]