Tarpon Springs holding annual Epiphany celebration, bayou dive for cross – TBO.com

TBO.com Tarpon Springs holding annual Epiphany celebration, bayou dive for crossTBO.comOne of the country’s most celebrated Epiphany celebrations, which honors the baptism of Jesus Christ in the Jordan River more than 2,000 years ago, takes place in Tarpon Springs today. Onlookers of the cross dive surround the bayou prior to the event.Teen emerges with cross […]

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Former Tarpon Springs football coach George Kotis returns – Tampabay.com (blog)

Tampabay.com (blog) Former Tarpon Springs football coach George Kotis returnsTampabay.com (blog)Before stepping down, Kotis had been a part of the Spongers program since 1987, much of that as the offensive line assistant. In his first head coaching stint, Kotis went 29-15 and guided Tarpon Springs to the playoffs in 2006, ’08 and ’09. The 2009 […]

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George Kotis aims to 'fix' Tarpon Springs' football program – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.com George Kotis aims to ‘fix’ Tarpon Springs‘ football programTampabay.comWatching football is not just a pastime in Tarpon Springs. It is part of the fabric of small-town life. White and maroon balloons adorn mailboxes on the street leading up to the stadium before big games. Spongers memorabilia sells in stores. The week … Read more…

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Spring football: Northeast 33, Tarpon Springs 25 – Tampabay.com

Spring football: Northeast 33, Tarpon Springs 25Tampabay.comTarpon Springs‘ offense struggled in the early going but found its footing behind the assured running of Dearrian Wright, who finished with an even 100 yards and three TDs on 15 carries — 61 yards coming in the second half. … Fullback Steve Balionis … Read more…

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How did potato salad get in the middle of Tarpon Springs' Greek salad? Opinions vary – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.com How did potato salad get in the middle of Tarpon Springs‘ Greek salad? Opinions varyTampabay.comOver lunch he talked about a fast boat called The Doris; about playing baseball as a kid at the park by the creek and how Greeks would trade their bread for African-Americans’ biscuits; about his uncle, a preacher named Zachariah […]

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Tarpon Springs students Skype with students from Greece – Tampa Bay Newspapers

Tarpon Springs students Skype with students from GreeceTampa Bay NewspapersThe Tarpon Springs students, Principal Art Steullet, members from the Tarpon Springs Sister Cities Committee, the president of the Halki Society of Tarpon Springs, Michele Manousos, and Mayor Alahousoz, via Skype, were able to meet and chat with Halki … Read more…

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Shooting Death At Reload Gun Range Under Investigation – Patch.com

Patch.com Shooting Death At Reload Gun Range Under InvestigationPatch.comTarpon Springs, FL — The Tarpon Springs Police Department is investigating the Friday afternoon death of a man at the Reload gun range. According to the agency, a 911 call came in from the 40050 U.S. 19 N. business around 2:50 p.m. Officers arrived on …and more » Read […]

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Pinellas celebrates July 4th with fireworks, patriotic events – Tampa Bay Newspapers

Pinellas celebrates July 4th with fireworks, patriotic eventsTampa Bay NewspapersAttendees can celebrate with a baseball game (gates open at 5 p.m.), fireworks show (immediately following the ballgame) and a live concert (immediately following the fireworks). The event is free to attend, but attendees must obtain a free ticket from …and more » Read more…

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Where to see July 4 fireworks in Tampa Bay – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.com Where to see July 4 fireworks in Tampa BayTampabay.comWhiskey Joe’s throws an Independence Day beach party with live country music by Skyler Clark, drink specials and fireworks at dusk. $5 cover. Whiskey Joe’s Bar and Grill, … Plant City Stadium & Randy Larson Softball Four-Plex, 1810 E Park Road, Plant …and more » Read more…

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CNCN hosts discussion on Penny for Pinellas – Tampa Bay Newspapers

CNCN hosts discussion on Penny for PinellasTampa Bay Newspapers… complete with a storage garage at an estimated cost of $360,000; additional parking at an estimated cost of $100,000; and an expansion of their recreational activities by adding a multi-purpose field and two full-sized baseball fields at a cost of … Read more…

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