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Student arrested for bringing knife into Fort Myers high school to 'cut' an administrator  NBC2 News

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A 15-year-old was arrested for bringing a knife into his high school on Tuesday, intending to "cut" an administrator. While checking into the ...



High school football: Scores, photos, videos for Week 4 in Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

Participate in a live chat with News-Press and Naples Daily News sports journalists as we break down the action from tonight's preseason games.



North Fort Myers, Charlotte, St. Thomas Aquinas football coaches give their opinions of Fort Myers  The News-Press

The News-Press gave the coaches of Fort Myers' biggest rivals give their unfiltered perspective on the rivalry with no rebuttal from the Greenies.



Week 3: The News-Press previews all 15 Lee County, LaBelle area high school football games  The News-Press

A matchup of 2-0 teams, Lely at Ida Baker, is The News-Press Game of the Week. The News-Press previews that game and 14 others.



Teacher makes condescending remarks to student, remains with school district  Wink News

A former North Fort Myers High School teacher was disciplined by the district after making remarks to a student in 2018. Delores Holland was accused of ...



VOTE NOW: The News-Press Athlete of the Week poll for Sept. 2-7  The News-Press

Athletes from Mariner, Riverdale, Fort Myers, Island Coast, Cypress Lake, Ida Baker and North Fort Myers are up for this week's award.



Week 2: The News-Press previews all 13 Lee County high school football games  The News-Press

Riverdale at North Fort Myers is The News-Press Game of the Week. There will be 12 other games involving Lee County teams.



How Lee County schools are tackling the national vaping epidemic, drugs use  The News-Press

In August, the Lee County school district opened the Prevention Center, a special wing of the Success Academy for drug and alcohol offenders.



Week 1: The News-Press previews all 14 Lee County high school football games  The News-Press

Dunbar at Riverdale is The News-Press Game of the Week. There will be 13 other games involving Lee County teams.



High School Fort Myers Green Wave football focusing on continuity in 100th season WFTX Digital Team  Fox 4

Friday night, generations of football players will return to Fort Myers High School and watch their alma mater honor 100 years of Green Wave football.



Lee County football roundup: Bonita Springs picks up win, South and North lose on road  The News-Press

Ida Baker gives first-year coach Chuck Faucette a preseason win, while LaBelle drops a close one.



Photos: 'Oh my!' Fort Myers and North Fort Myers in a rivalry showdown  The News-Press

Game action between Fort Myers and North Fort Myers on Friday at Edison Stadium in Fort Myers. Fort Myers beat North 48-3.



The News-Press High School Football Week 2 Power Rankings of all 21 area teams  The News-Press

Who are the best high school football teams in the area? Each week The News-Press will rank all 21 teams in Lee County and LaBelle. The power rankings are ...



Photos: Cape Coral and South Fort Myers trade big plays in dustup  The News-Press

Game action between Cape Coral High School and South Fort Myers on Friday at South Fort Myers. South beat Cape 22-13.



WINK Sports Friday Night Highlights Week 1  Wink News

High school football players were back under the Friday night lights for a brand-new season across Southwest Florida. For Lee County, this comes after all ...



Fort Myers football legacies: Greenie Cayden Baker interviews legend, father Robbie Baker  The News-Press

Over 100 years, participation in Fort Myers High School football spanned generations of families. Currently, there are three Greenies whose fathers played big ...



High School football: Scores, photos, videos for Week 2 in Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

Participate in a live chat with The News-Press and Naples Daily News sports journalists as we break down the action from tonight's preseason games.



Lee County football roundup: North, South, Verot, Island Coast, Cypress, ECS, Baker, Oasis win  The News-Press

Scores and stats from Week 2 high school football games involving Lee County teams.



High School football: Riverdale at North Fort Myers  The News-Press

Brett Reed of North Fort Myers runs toward the endzone for a touchdown in the first half against Riverdale on Friday, August 30, 2019, at North Fort Myers High ...



Civic Association earns 501(c)(3) status  North Fort Myers Neighbor

It was a long time coming, but the North Fort Myers Civic Association has been granted 501(c)(3) non-profit status, which should make fundraising much easier ...



Fort Myers 100 legacies: Current Greenie Joriell Washington interview legend, father Richard Washington  The News-Press

In honor of the 100th season of Fort Myers High football, The News-Press had three current Greenies interview their fathers, who also played for FMHS.



Local News Fort Myers Police conduct investigation on Llewelyn Drive WFTX Digital Team 7:41 AM  Fox 4

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- We're working to figure out why Fort Myers Police were investigating a home near Fort Myers High School overnight. This was happening ...



High School Insider: ECS turf football field hit delays, Fort Myers to host night XC race  The News-Press

Evangelical Christian will become the second school in Lee County to have an artificial turf football field along with Bishop Verot with Act Global Turf scheduled ...



The News-Press High School Football Preseason Power Rankings of all 21 area teams  The News-Press

Who are the best high school football teams in the area? Each week The News-Press will rank all 21 teams in Lee County and LaBelle. The power rankings are ...



First Baptist, Ida Baker, Lely, South Fort Myers highlight the 8 undefeated football teams  Naples Daily News

Eight teams in Southwest Florida are 2-0 entering into Week 3. Four of those teams had losing records last season, and three of them have new coaches.



High School Insider: Katie Dickey on cusp of becoming North Fort Myers' all-time kills leader  The News-Press

Katie Dickey sits four kills away from new North Fort Myers' kills record; Island Coast hires new AD, former local stars net first college goals.



Officials say Leadership Academies prepare freshmen  Fort Myers Beach Talk

Freshmen students within the school district are becoming better acclimated with the culture of high school through a program taught by JROTC...



Bohanon gives grant to Dunbar for uniforms  North Fort Myers Neighbor

The Tommy Bohanon Foundation has helped athletes and athletic programs get the funding they need, and they don't have to come from North Fort Myers...



Hawthorne's Defense Propels the Hornets to a 14-6 Win Over Evangelical Christian, Featuring Two Former Gators as Coaches - ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF  WRUF

On the road, the Hawthorne Hornets took a four hour trip to Fort Myers Friday afternoon to play a non-conference game against the Evangelical Christian ...



High School football: Scores, photos, videos for Preseason Kickoff Classics  The News-Press

Participate in a live chat with News-Press and Naples Daily News sports journalists as we break down the action from tonight's preseason games.



The News-Press Athlete of the Week for Sept. 2-7: Cape Coral freshman swimmer Lucca DaSilva  The News-Press

Congratulations to Cape Coral swimmer Lucca DaSilva for being voted the Sept. 2-7 The News-Press Athlete of the Week by our readers. DaSilva swam a ...



Leadership Academies designed to prepare freshmen  North Fort Myers Neighbor

Freshmen students within the school district are becoming better acclimated with the culture of high school through a program taught by JROTC...



Lee, Collier take school threats seriously. Here's how they are keeping campuses safe  The News-Press

Making fake threats against a school may start as a joke, but they are taken seriously in Lee and Collier county school systems.



Normal is Overrated: Mental health program for youths to be held Saturday  Fort Myers Beach Observer

Students dealing with a mental health issue are not alone nor are they “different.



It's Back!: The first The News-Press Athlete of the Week poll for the 2019-20 school year  The News-Press

IT IS BACK! The News-Press Athlete of the Week poll returns this week for the 2019-20 season. Nominees are derived from scores and stats emailed in by area ...



Police: Former Fort Myers High School assistant principal made false burglary report  The News-Press

A former assistant principal of Fort Myers High School faces criminal charges after investigators say she made up a story about home burglary.



Extra counselors at Fort Myers High School in wake of student's death while shark fishing  The News-Press

The family of William "Willie" Jenkins, 16, said the high school freshman had gone shark fishing with a friend Saturday and apparently had a epileptic seizure ...



High School Insider: McDonald takes Oasis hoop job; cross country season kicks off  The News-Press

Shaun McDonald takes head coaching job for Oasis boys basketball; Katie Dickey closing on mark; Cross country, college women's soccer seasons kick off.



Fort Myers High School student, 17, arrested for sending text threats at basketball game  The News-Press

During a Fort Myers High School basketball game a Fort Myers Police Department school resource officer became aware of the threatening text messages.



Local News Arrest made in North Fort Myers High threats 6:43 AM, Feb 04, 2019  Fox 4

North Fort Myers High School has been the center of an investigation after School Resource Officers found several written threats of violence in the girl's ...



Fort Myers football at 100: Top players, coaches, wins, moments, disappointing losses  The News-Press

As Fort Myers football heads into its 100th season, The News-Press is kicking off its season-long celebration of one of the most successful programs in Florida.



Photos: Keeping it 100! The best of Fort Myers High School football  The News-Press

A look at the top teams, players, coaches, moments, opponents, wins, losses and supporters in the 100 years of Fort Myers High School football.



North pulls away late, downs Mariner 30-6 - cape-coral-daily-breeze.com | News, sports, community info.  Cape Coral Daily Breeze

As the night wore on, the heat and the North Fort Myers Red Knights took their toll on the Mariner Tritons. North slowly but surely pulled away for a 30-6 win on a ...



Fake letter about threat at South Fort Myers High is circulating on social media  NBC2 News

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A fake letter about a school threat targeted at South Fort Myers High School is making rounds on Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram.



Collier high school football roundup: Naples, Palmetto Ridge lone county preseason winners  Naples Daily News

Naples High shut out Gulf Coast, and Palmetto Ridge edged South Fort Myers. CSN, Immokalee, Lely and Marco Island all lost.



Fort Myers at 100: 'Dimples, Flash and Soup' made Fort Myers High football fun in the 1930s  The News-Press

A photographic look at Fort Myers High football in the 1930s as The News-Press counts down to the kickoff to the program's 100th season on Aug. 23.



Fort Myers High School swimmer qualifies for 2020 Olympic Trials  Wink News

Stroke by stroke, a Fort Myers High School junior swims toward her dream. Olivia McMurray's hard work paid off when she qualified for five different swimming ...



Lee County Sheriff's Office places more resource officers at North Fort Myers High School  The News-Press

Written threats of violence at North Fort Myers High School last week have prompted the assignment of additional school resource officers on campus although ...



Photos from South Fort Myers High School graduation  The News-Press

South Fort Myers High School student Malcolm Ramsay celebrates graduating on Saturday with principal Ed Mathews at Hertz Arena in Estero. About 460 ...



BWW Review: BARNUM at North Fort Myers High School  Broadway World

BARNUM at North Fort Myers High School, directed by Janelle Laux, is a spectacular show. The students at NFMHS have clearly put in incredible effort, once ...



Former FGCU, FSW athletic director Carl McAloose resigns from AD position at Fort Myers  The News-Press

McAloose spent a decade serving as AD at FGCU and Florida SouthWestern before leaving both posts amid separate controversies.



Threat found written inside North Fort Myers High School bathroom  NBC2 News

A written threat was found in a bathroom at North Fort Myers High School Friday.



Students heading back to school after threat of shooting at South Fort Myers High  Fox 4

Parents and students at South Fort Myers High School are seeing extra deputies on campus Friday after a fake letter about a shooting threat has been circulating ...



Fort Myers High School student fights adversity  Fox 4

FORT MYERS, Fl. Dijon Wallace lost everything when his house burnt down two years ago. The Fort Meyers High School community stepped up and donated ...



North Fort Myers, Dunbar and Riverdale knock the rust off in spring football scrimmage  The News-Press

North Fort Myers hosted Dunbar, Riverdale and perennial power Venice in a controlled scrimmage as teams near spring games and summer workouts.



Two arrests made in connection with threats at Lee County schools  The News-Press

A threat of violence at North Fort Myers High School prompted the assignment of additional school resource officers on campus Monday.



South Fort Myers football coach Brian Conn resigns after 2 seasons, has no plans to return to coaching  The News-Press

Brian Conn spent 17 years coaching high school football in Lee County, 14 as a head coach. For the last 12 of those years, the South Fort Myers High School ...



Fort Myers High School students open 'boutique' for those in need  NBC2 News

In the middle of lessons on early 20th century American history and the industrial revolution, Fort Myers High School junior Darby Campbell is also knee deep in ...



North Fort Myers High hosts 300 girls from more than a dozen cheer squads - NorthFortMyersNeighbor.com, news, sports, Florida info  North Fort Myers Neighbor

Cheerleaders are much more than just a group of girls who cheer on their football team on Friday night.



Fort Myers High's Jacob Lemmon shatters Florida high school boys discus record  The News-Press

Going into his fourth and final discus throw at the LCAC meet on Friday at South Fort Myers High, some people watching thought Jacob Lemmon was out of gas.



Retired NFL star Deion Sanders' long-awaited return to Fort Myers leads to reconciliation  The News-Press

Deion Sanders' return to Fort Myers on Saturday was an effort at reconciliation with his hometown. The two-time Super Bowl winner and World Series player was ...



Willis May joins South Fort Myers High School as its new head coach  The News-Press

South Fort Myers High School football players practice under their new head coach, Willis May, on Friday, August 2, 2019.



Shooting leaves one injured in North Fort Myers  NBC2 News

A witness described seeing evidence markers on the ground at July Circle and Pondella Road.



How to get a 5.0 GPA? These graduating seniors know. Sacrifice, drive, all-nighters  The News-Press

Ceremonies honoring the class of 2018 are set for Saturday and Sunday.



Students at Fort Myers High School participate in "Dress for Success" event  Fox 4

Fort Myers High School students get a lesson in job interview skills on Thursday during a "Dress for Success" event.



Time and dates for Lee County graduation ceremonies  Wink News

High School graduations in Lee County are quickly approaching and we have compiled a list of dates and times for each graduation ceremony. The high ...



South Fort Myers High raise money to get prosthetic leg for student  The News-Press

South Fort Myers High students raised money to get a fellow student a prosthetic leg.



Three-time state champion Fort Myers girls basketball enters state final four as underdog  The News-Press

Playing the underdog card during the Fort Myers High School girls basketball team's second and third straight state championship runs the last two years wasn't ...



Kayaker found unconscious off Sanibel Causeway was Fort Myers High student  The News-Press

Family members confirmed William Jenkins, 16, was shark fishing when he apparently suffered an epileptic seizure and fell into the water.



Driver in crash that killed Fort Myers High teen last year gets suspended license, community service  The News-Press

The driver in a 2018 crash along Colonial Boulevard that killed a Fort Myers High School student along for a test drive has received a six-month suspended ...



Fort Myers teen died while fishing weeks after getting diagnosed with epilepsy  NBC2 News

Follow this story to get email or text alerts from NBC2 when there is a future article following this storyline. Follow this story. ALSO READ: Teen dies after ...



Friday night lights going dark? Lee football officials prepared to sit out for more pay  The News-Press

Friday night lights could go dark in Lee County if game officials aren't paid more this season. Members of the local officials organization have decided not to ...



Possible football official work stoppage could significantly impact local athletic programs  The News-Press

It will come down to either paying an additional $1,800 fee the South Gulf Football Officials Association is asking for amid its dispute with the Florida High School ...



Former Marjory Stoneman Douglas football coach Willis May offered South Fort Myers job  The News-Press

South Fort Myers High School offered its open head football coaching position to former Parkland Marjory Stoneman Douglas coach Willis May, South principal ...



Bomb threat called in to South Fort Myers High  Fox 4

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- We're learning more about a bomb threat that prompted the evacuation of South Fort Myers High School.



The 18 most underrated high school football players in Lee County  The News-Press

Lee County placed nine players on the annual The News-Press and Naples Daily News The Big 15 list of top college football recruits in Southwest Florida.



PrepZone Power Poll: High school football preseason rankings  Naples Daily News

The Daily News premieres its rankings for the 2019 season, which will be updated every Tuesday.



Jacob Lemmon's return to Fort Myers for grandmother sets stage for record-breaking season  The News-Press

Fort Myers discus thrower Jacob Lemmon was supposed to spend his senior year in Virginia, but came back with his family to spend time with his grandmother, ...



Fort Myers High athletes sign National Letters of Intent  The News-Press

Fort Myers held a signing ceremony Tuesday afternoon. The school celebrated 15 athletes who signed National Letters of Intent to play at the next level. Athletes ...



Football previews, predictions for Week 3 games in Collier County  Naples Daily News

The Daily News breaks down all the matchups involving local teams for Week 3 of the high school football season.



National Signing Day in Lee County: Bishop Verot, Fort Myers, Lehigh, North Fort Myers athletes sign letters of intent  The News-Press

Fort Myers sends 2 football players to Division I among 4 signees, while 6 athletes at North Fort Myers, 4 at Bishop Verot and 5 from Lehigh move on.



State's school grades are good news for Lee, Collier districts  The News-Press

Grades for Florida's public schools were released Thursday and the Southwest Florida school districts in Lee and Collier counties both had overall positive ...



Deion Sanders relishes chance to return home, attack issues facing Fort Myers in forum  The News-Press

When Deion Sanders was asked Tuesday why he decided now was the right time to return to his hometown Fort Myers, he provided a nonchalant response of ...



Fort Myers student references school in text threat to classmate  WZVN-TV

A student at Fort Myers High School is accused of threatening the safety of a classmate and his school during a text conversation Wednesday night.



Lee County Schools deny pay raise, football officials reaffirm work stoppage threatening games  The News-Press

Administrators from the Lee County School District informed football officials Friday that they would not give any pay raise this year. As a result, the officials ...



Fort Myers High School softball boasts six college signees, including USF signee Vivian Ponn  The News-Press

If any further evidence was needed as to why the Fort Myers High School softball team is in the midst of its most successful run in school history, one needed to ...



Elmer Tremont, Fort Myers and Cypress Lake High coaching icon, dies at 89  The News-Press

Elmer Tremont, an area coaching icon, a man who coached and won more games of any kind than anyone in Lee County high school athletics history, reclined ...



Photos: The Celebration — Fort Myers' Jacob Lemmon's sets record  The News-Press

Fort Myers High School's Jacob Lemmon set the Florida high school boys discus record on Friday with a throw of 209-06. The University of Virginia commit did it ...



Schools are cracking down on vaping  Wink News

Schools are cracking down on the vaping, such as Fort Myers High School, where the principal is involving authorities in some cases.



History mystery solved: Fort Myers High gym has a military background - at least underfoot (and possibly overhead)  The News-Press

Local history experts weigh in: Fort Myers High School's gymnasium does have a military pedigree ... sort of.



Fort Myers police held 'Missing Person's Day' at high school  Fox 4

FMPD and several other law enforcement organizations participated in the first annual "Missing Person's Day" on Saturday at Fort Myers High School.



South Fort Myers senior graduates second in class despite hurdles  Naples Daily News

Editor's note: This is one in a series of stories on Graduates of Distinction, who are selected by staff at the high school. A month of loss and heartbreak is enough ...



Former Stoneman Douglas football coach enters first year with South Fort Myers, moves forward after shooting  USA TODAY High School Sports

It was July 24, five days before the first fall football practice of the season. Five days before four months of preparation would end with real players on a real field.



Deion Sanders to bring PRIME 7-on-7 teams to face the best of Lee County on June 13  The News-Press

Proceeds from admission to the 7-on-7 games will go toward fundraising and building the Fort Myers TRUTH youth academic and sports non-profit organization.



Heavy police presence near North Fort Myers High School early Monday  Wink News

A heavy police presence was near the North Fort Myers high school, early Monday morning. Around 2 a.m. Monday deputies surrounded a neighborhood near ...



436 seniors graduate at North Fort Myers High School  North Fort Myers Neighbor

Four years ago, the boys and girls who entered North Fort Myers High School were, well, just that, about to begin the most challenging part of their...



For these eight high school students, summer is a time to give back  The News-Press

Whether it's helping families cope with loss or collecting books, toys and clothes, high school students are busy giving back to the community.



South Fort Myers great Dallas Crawford thanks those who got him to the LCAC Hall of Fame  The News-Press

Dallas Crawford remembers South Fort Myers High School offensive coordinator Anthony Dixon drawing up the play during the final drive of a regional final in ...



Thursday's spring football roundup: Bishop Verot routs Mariner; North edges Cypress  The News-Press

North Fort Myers rallies from early 14-0 hole to beat Cypress Lake, while Bishop Verot has no problems with Mariner.



Why did Fort Myers, Riverdale basketball have home court state playoff games moved?  The News-Press

Three Lee County boys basketball teams will play regional state playoff games away from their home gyms on Tuesday. While Canterbury School lost that right ...



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