Football Around the Lake

• The Okeechobee Brahmans were shut out by the Sebastian River Sharks 41-0 on Sept. 14, making them 0-3 for the 2018 season. The Brahmans’ struggles continued on offense and defense for the third week in a row. One play that could encapsulate the whole game for Okeechobee saw the Brahman defense leave Sebastian River […]

Terriers lose on missed extra point in overtime

NAPLES — It took a wild back-and-forth game, an injury to their starting quarterback and a missed extra point to deliver Moore Haven its first regular-season loss since 2016. The Terriers lost 21-20 to the Neumann Celtics on Sept. 14 in Naples, bringing them to 1-1 for the 2018 season. Terrier head coach Max Manin […]

Football around the lake this week

• The Moore Haven Terriers are traveling to Lake Placid to battle the Dragons on Aug. 31. It’ll be the first regular-season action the Terriers have seen this year since their original opponent, Jupiter Christian, forfeited last week’s game. Moore Haven won last year’s match against Lake Placid 20-6, but they’ll be taking the field […]

Football around the lake this week

• The Moore Haven Terriers were scheduled to face Jupiter Christian on Aug. 24, but Jupiter forfeited the game, giving the Terriers their first win of the season. The Terriers are coming off a historic undefeated regular season in 2017. However, they take the field in 2018 without one of their leaders on the team […]

Moore Haven football team seeking donations for safety equipment Moore Haven Athletic Director and head football coach Max Manin is asking for help to pay for safety equipment for the football team, which is coming off a historic undefeated regular season in 2017. “The average helmet that is up to necessary safety codes is anywhere from $300-400,” said Manin. “Again, that would be […]

Prescott named FL Teacher of the Year

Pemayetv Emahakv Charter School (PECS) fourth grade math teacher Joy Prescott was named the 2019 Florida Teacher of the Year at Florida Department of Education (FDOE) awards gala held in Orlando on July 13. Mrs. Prescott was awarded $20,000 from the FDOE and will now spend the next year traveling the state to work with […]

Music livens up the Fourth in Lakeport

Dozens of people came out to celebrate the Fourth of July with their neighbors despite threatening skies and occasional downpours as the Lakeport Community Association threw a little party at the community center. Hot dogs and burgers were grilled, little ones and grown-ups both played games, children enjoyed a bounce house and water slide while […]

National Signing Day – Four Terriers sign letter of intent

MOORE HAVEN — Four Moore Haven seniors signed a letter of intent on National Signing Day, Feb. 7 at the Moore Haven High School auditorium as classmates, teachers and family members watched. The four seniors are John Cox, Da’Shon Ross, Aldulvar Gary Jr. and Ramon Marlowe. All four were a part of the record-breaking 2017 […]

Moore Haven Middle School basketball rallies but falls short

The Moore Haven Middle School Terriers boys basketball team lost to the Osceola Middle School (OMS) Warriors 49-33 in their game on Jan. 29 at Osceola Middle. The Warriors dominated the first half of the game, both offensively and defensively. Moore Haven only managed seven points in the first two quarters while Osceola was able […]

Terriers block out the Rays

MOORE HAVEN — The Moore Haven Terriers boys basketball team had already stacked two back-to-back wins as they headed into their Jan. 4 game against the Marco Island Rays. Moore Haven had defeated the South Fort Myers Wolfpack 62-46 on Dec. 28 and the Island Coast Gators 52-42 on Dec. 29. Terrier freshman Nate Crawford […]