University of South Florida researchers are wrapping up the first phase of their grave excavations at a former reform school that had a history of extreme abuse.
Inside a Catholic convent deep in St. Augustine’s historic district, stacks of centuries-old, sepia-toned papers offer clues to what life was like for early residents of the nation’s oldest permanently occupied city.
Rusted pieces of two Apollo-era rocket engines that helped boost astronauts to the moon have been fished out of the murky depths of the Atlantic, Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos and NASA said Wednesday.
The Florida Sheriffs Association has elected its first female president, Highlands County Sheriff Susan Benton.
Come out to celebrate African American heritage and the 100 year anniversary of the formation of Pinellas County on Saturday, February 25, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This exciting event involves many community members and includes art, music, dance, choir performances, storytelling, poetry, historical preservation and ethnic food.
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Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]
These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]