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NEW: Village, school district could team for new fields, tennis courts, more at Wellington High  Palm Beach Post

The village and the Palm Beach County School District are eyeing a deal officials have called a 'win-win.'



NEW: After 82 years, this WWII veteran gets his diploma from Wellington High School  Palm Beach Post

Robert "Sam" Wasson, 94, dropped out of high school in 1942 to serve his country. Now he has his diploma.



NEW: In Wellington and Royal Palm, $100 million in work at schools continues this summer  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — Work is underway to make major upgrades at schools in Wellington and Royal Palm Beach using the penny sales tax approved by voters in ...



PBSO: Man ran pot grow house near Wellington High School  WPTV.com

Deputies said they found 151 marijuana plants weighing nearly 175 pounds inside the home, which was equipped with grow lights and air conditioning.



New recreational facilities at Wellington High take step forward with council vote  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — Plans to bring new recreational facilities to Wellington High School took a step forward this week.Wellington's Village Council voted 4-1, with ...



PBSO: Man ran marijuana growing operation near Wellington High School  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — A man is in jail after the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says it found a “sophisticated” marijuana-growing operation at a house he leased ...



Wellington Highs top scholar to pursue neuroscience career  Palm Beach Post

Wellington High School Valedictorian Eric Burchill describes himself as "ambitious" and "hungry for more."Burchill said he's always wanted to be valedictorian ...



Wellington High School football star Mark-Antony Richards going to Auburn  WPTV.com

WELLINGTON, Fla. — One of the top college football prospects from South Florida made a major decision about his future on Wednesday. WATCH THE ...



Pedestrian hit by car near Wellington High School  Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities took one person to a hospital.



Overnight bomb threat at Wellington High doesnt affect classes  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — An increased police presence greeted students at Wellington High School for the start of classes Thursday morning following an overnight ...



New charter school takes shape on former Eagle Arts campus in Wellington  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — Work is happening to transform the site of a failed charter school.Remnants of the former Eagle Arts Academy can still be seen at 1000 ...



Former Wellington football standout now facing human-trafficking charges  Palm Beach Post

Authorities arrested Antonio Battle, now 41, this week on charges he exploited women and teenage girls for sex and money.



EXCLUSIVE: Fear of God designer, who worked with Kanye West, donates Nike sneakers to Wellington High School team  Palm Beach Post

Jerry Lorenzo, founder of the streetwear label Fear of God, worked with Nike to debut new Nike Air Fear of God 1 Light Bone sneaker.



1 PBC high school slips, another falls off U.S. News Top 100  Palm Beach Post

After roughly a decade spent basking in the glow of U.S. News & World Report's national rankings, both Suncoast and Dreyfoos high schools saw their standings ...



Four Wellington schools receive threat on social media; found not to be credible  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — Four Wellington schools had to increase security on campus after a threat was posted to social media Thursday morning that was aimed ...



Florida Gators football coach surprises Wellington star with scholarship offer  WPTV.com

WELLINGTON, Fla. — University of Florida head football coach Dan Mullen delivered a major surprise to a star athlete on Tuesday. Mullen landed a UF ...



‘Unsubstantiated threat’ at Wellington High prompts call to parents  Palm Beach Post

There will be more police patrolling the campus of Wellington High School on Friday after an "unsubstantiated threat" was found at the school Thursday.



Palm Beach County high school graduation rate rises to record high  Palm Beach Post

Last year was the fifth consecutive year of improvement as the number of students graduating keeps shooting up across the state. Palm Beach County public ...



Wellington High Wolverines lacrosse off to winning start  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington High School boys lacrosse team is off to a good start with an 8-6 record. The Wolverines play a 16-game schedule and will finish up with Martin ...



NEW: Wellington High student latest to have assault recorded on video  Palm Beach Post

For the second time in about a month, a video surfaced on social media showing a Palm Beach County student getting beaten while someone recorded the ...



Shooting at Florida high school football game leaves 2 injured  CBS News

WELLINGTON, Fla. — A high school football stadium was evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida on Friday night in ...



Wellington High teammates fare well in state weightlifting competition  Sun Sentinel

Wellington High School teammates Elle Fields and Lynn Gunnels reached the podium this year at the Florida High School Athletic Association girls state ...



Wellington High boys basketball continues improbable hardwood run  Sun Sentinel

When the season was about to begin, Wellington High School boys basketball coach Matt Colin and his assistant coaches weren't quite sure what to expect.



Pathfinders 2019: Hundreds of high school seniors pitch for scholarships  Palm Beach Post

WEST PALM BEACH - Nervous laughs, formal attire and, above all, determination were in attendance at Palm Beach Atlantic University, where hundreds of high ...



Artistic Eggspression features larger-than-life eggs at Wellington Green mall  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — Here's one Easter egg event that won't require hunting skills. A display of 4-foot-tall, 30-pound fiberglass Easter eggs is in the Grand Court at ...



Photos: PHOTOS: PATHFINDERS INTERVIEWS 2019  Palm Beach Post

Hundreds of high school students showed up Wednesday at Palm Beach Atlantic University to compete for the Pathfinders awards and scholarships, presented ...



HS boys basketball: Wellingtons Linton Brown has endured the murder of a friend and other family crises to embrace starring role on the court  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — They say that ball is life, but sometimes it can be an escape from it, too.In his four years at Wellington High School, Linton Brown's life has ...



Photos: Hundreds gather to see 35th Annual Wellington Holiday Parade  Palm Beach Post

Santiago Posse wears a Santa costume as he plays trumpet for the Palm Beach Central High School marching band in the 35th Annual Wellington Holiday ...



Challenges ahead for new Wellington High School principal  Sun Sentinel

Taking over as the new principal of Wellington High School is going to be a challenge for Cara Hayden, who most recently was principal of Starlight Cove ...



Wellington High valedictorian has eyes on Silicon Valley  Palm Beach Post

While most Palm Beach County high school students were able to establish a name for themselves starting in elementary school, valedictorian Sophia Sosa had ...



Police: Lake Worth teacher molested player on traveling team  WPTV.com

A teacher at Lake Worth Middle School is under arrest, accused of molesting a player on a traveling soccer team.



In wake of teen stabbing, PBSO steps up patrols near Wellington park, plazas  Palm Beach Post

'Deputies will enforce a zero tolerance policy' for juvenile trespassing after numerous complaints from residents and businesses.



Magistrate wont spare vicious pit bulls in Wellington attack  Palm Beach Post

Five people were injured in the December incident. The owner's lawyer argued there wasn't conclusive evidence the second dog bit anyone.



Wellington Wolverines wrestling captures sixth championship  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington High School wrestling team recently captured its sixth straight District 10-3A championship at nearby Royal Palm Beach.



Magistrate orders pit bulls put to death after Wellington attack  Palm Beach Post

WEST PALM BEACH — A special magistrate Thursday ordered that two pit bulls be put to death following a Dec. 12 Wellington attack on a woman, her daughter ...



Singers hit high notes during annual Wellington Idol competition  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON — It's not every day that a judge in a singing contest asks a contestant: “Why hasn't Disney scooped you up?”But that's what 13-year-old Jessica ...



Wellington High School has raised $40k for Children’s Miracle Network  Palm Beach Post

After Wellington High Schools's most recent fundraiser, its total raised for the annual Dance Marathon is creeping closer to a $50000 goal.The students collected ...



Benjamin's Elam picks Gators, Wellington's Richards picks Auburn on dramatic signing day  WPEC

There's extra pressure on any young football player when their father thrived in the NFL, but for Kaiir Elam, son of former NFL star Abe Elam, he turned that ...



Palm Beach County boys basketball Fab Five  Sun Sentinel

Oxbridge Academy stars A.J. Cajuste and Dante Wilcox are two of the Fab Five picks from Palm Beach County. Wellington's Linton Brown, Lake Worth's Avery ...



Two LGBT High School Seniors Awarded PBCHRC Scholarships  SouthFloridaGayNews.com

The future of Palm Beach County's LGBT youth is bright — and $2,000 richer. Two LGBT high school seniors, Kavyasree Chigurupati and Eric Burchill, were ...



Wellington Marine helps carry former President Bushs casket  Palm Beach Post

The former high school and Palm Beach State College baseball standout is new to the Corps' squad of body bearers.



Wellington High School getting a fire engine — yes you read that right  Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue is helping out what may be the next generation of local firefighters.The agency donated an old fire engine to Wellington High ...



Photos: PHOTOS: Pathfinders Awards 2019  Palm Beach Post

The 36th annual Palm Beach Post Pathfinder Scholarship Awards at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach, May 14, 2019.



Wellington council takes first look at proposed budget, sets preliminary tax rate  Palm Beach Post

Wellington's Village Council took a first look at the proposed $106.2 million budget for the coming fiscal year, as well as approving the preliminary tax rate.



Atlantic caps off perfect regular season with rout of Wellington  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON -- The Atlantic Eagles went on the road and finished off a perfect regular season in emphatic fashion Friday night with a 42-3 rout of Wellington.



Wellington grapplers off to good start  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington High School wrestling team is off to a solid start this season.



Wellington High diver signs national letter of intent with Stanford University  Sun Sentinel

Wellington High School senior Julia Wortman was recently rewarded for her efforts by signing her national letter of intent to dive at Stanford University next year.



National Signing Day: See which schools PBC athletes picked  Palm Beach Post

Email us information and a photo, if possible, to pbsports@gmail.com to get on this list. We'll be adding to it throughout Wednesday and Thursday.



After 82 years, this WWII veteran gets his diploma from a Florida high school  The Florida Times-Union

Robert “Sam” Wasson, 94, dropped out of high school in 1942 to serve his country. Now he has his diploma. Robert “Sam” Wasson says it only took him 82 years ...



Wellington salon owner hopes to transform lives, not just hair  Palm Beach Post

The owner of the Blow Out Lounge hopes to empower women, especially teen girls, and warns about the dangers of beauty standards set by social media.



Photos: PHOTOGRAPHY: Our Best of November  Palm Beach Daily News

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters following his teleconference with troops from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018.



Authorities investigate bomb threat at Wellington High School  WPBF West Palm Beach

Wellington High School is evacuated due to a bomb threat, according to the Palm Beach County School District.



Previewing each of Palm Beach County's high school football teams  Palm Beach Post

The 2018 high school football regular season kicks off this week. We get you ready with our team-by-team breakdowns of Palm Beach County's large- and ...



He's one of Palm Beach County's most influential teachers. And no one knows who he is  Palm Beach Post

In late 2017, a Facebook user who called himself Matthew Tanner began publishing his first posts online, taking to a popular discussion group for Palm Beach ...



Gear up now for the registration process; collect your paperwork  Palm Beach Post

It's almost that time of year for school to be back in session, and it's important to be informed to make this school year the best one for you and your child.School ...



WATCH: Dan Mullen gives inspirational speech to high schoolers  247Sports

Florida coach Dan Mullen made a stop to see a recruit by helicopter on Tuesday, but he also spent time giving an inspirational message to students on his visit.



Two pit bulls in custody after attacking four people in Wellington  Palm Beach Post

The pit bulls, 45-pound Arya and 55-pound Rhaegar, bit four people in a Walgreens parking lot; they are now under a dangerous dog investigation.



PBSO: Marijuana deal gone bad led to homicide; three in custody  Palm Beach Post

WEST PALM BEACH — Ivan Bustos-Miranda was driving a friend to sell weed. That's how early on June 15, the beloved 22-year-old ended up riddled with ...



Beloved Wellington High School coach passes away  WPTV.com

A beloved coach at Wellington High School has passed away after suffering complications with pneumonia, according to his friend Chris Anders. Chris has been ...



94-year-old World War II veteran finally gets his high school diploma  WPEC

Eighty-two years is a long time to wait for something, but a local World War II veteran has a lot of patience. Robert “Sam” Wasson finally received his high school ...



Free band concert Tuesday at Wellington High School  Palm Beach Post

WELLINGTON ELEMENTARYKindergarten round-up will be 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. May 7 in the cafeteria. Parents can see the school, pick up a kindergarten ...



LATEST: Student arrested in assault of Wellington High teacher  Palm Beach Post

A teenager is facing a battery charge after police say he physically and verbally assaulted a Wellington High School faculty member in April, according to the ...



Wellington High weightlifter hoping for strong state performance  Sun Sentinel

Elle Fields has made quite a name for herself in her sport and is not quite done doing the heavy lifting. In fact, she hopes to lift as much as she can at the FHSAA ...



Palm Beach Central's Akeem Dent wins Lou Groza High School Player of the Year Award  WPEC

West Palm Beach (CBS12) — The 27th annual Lou Groza Collegiate Place Kick Award winner will be announced later this week, but the three finalists, ...



Florida’s Dan Mullen Pulls Up in a Helicopter to Visit a Top Recruit  Fanbuzz

Florida head coach Dan Mullen used a helicopter to visit a top four-star recruit, Wellington (FL) football player Mark-Antony Richards.



Pit bull owners adult daughters cornered young girls into changing stories, county says  Palm Beach Post

A magistrate has ordered the two dogs killed in a Dec. 12 attack on six people at a Wellington pharmacy.



Wellington High weightlifter takes ninth at World Championships  Sun Sentinel

In her first world championships, Wellington High School's Elle Fields showed she belonged as she placed ninth overall. Fields, 15, represented the United ...



NEW: Standout Wellington football player arrested on burglary charge  Palm Beach Post

A standout Wellington High School football player was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly stole a wallet from a man, according to a police report.Marvin Max ...



Best friends with cystic fibrosis: One young woman died, the other struggles on  Palm Beach Post

Megan Tims is in North Carolina this week, in a place that fills her with sweet memories and also deep grief: Duke University.This is where she got her new lungs ...



Wellington High educator fired amid allegations he shoved student with autism  WPBF West Palm Beach

A classroom aide fired over allegations he attacked a Wellington student with autism says he had not yet received professional crisis management training from ...



Western Communities Football League starts season practices  Sun Sentinel

The Western Communities Football League officially kicked off its football season Aug. 6 as teams took part in drills at Village Park in Wellington.



Wellington Local marine serves as presidential pallbearer Ryan Hughes 7:19 PM, Dec 06, 2018  WPTV.com

As the world watched and mourned President George H.W. Bush, a Wellington High School graduate played a pivotal role in his state funeral.



Palm Beach County schools to close 10 sites this summer for renovations  Sun Sentinel

Parents looking to register their children this summer at 10 Palm Beach County schools will need to find their school's alternative enrollment site while the ...



Florida head coach Dan Mullen talks recruiting to Palm Beach County Gator Club  Palm Beach Post

WEST PALM BEACH — Florida Gators head coach Dan Mullen made a stop in Palm Beach County on Wednesday, speaking in front of the Palm Beach County ...



Wellington wrestler mentors inner-city youth through PAL program  Sun Sentinel

Wellington resident Jim Traxinger wrestled as a youth in New Jersey, and he received varsity letters at Delaware Valley Regional High School.



The King's Academy, Wellington produce county's best high-school athletes  Sun Sentinel

Madeline Furtado and Trent Frazier, of The King's Academy and Wellington High School, were named the top female and male athletes during the recent Palm ...



Grant to upgrade Wellington Elementary's TV production equipment  Sun Sentinel

The Jacobs Wellington Charitable Fund has awarded a $12,893 grant to upgrade Wellington Elementary School's television production technology as part of an ...



Florida grades: 41 PBC schools improve, district keeps B rating  Palm Beach Post

In Palm Beach County, 41 schools improve their grades, 21 drop. Highlights include one school jumping from an F to a B.



Neck injury ends playing career of Miami Hurricanes wide receiver Ahmmon Richards  WPTV West Palm Beach

Miami wide receiver Ahmmon Richards' career is effectively over because of a disabling neck injury that will make playing football a too high-risk proposition for ...



College football recruiting: Top uncommitted prospects ahead of National Signing Day  CBS Sports

Taking a look at 10 of the best players available and where they might be heading in February.



Alcee Hastings Part 1: Brazen young lawyer fights white establishment  Palm Beach Post

SPECIAL THREE-PART REPORT, Part 1: Civil rights fight fuels Hastings' rise; Jimmy Carter appoints him to the federal bench. In an extraordinary judicial and ...



UPDATE: Royal Palm woman, 18, killed in wreck was high school student  Palm Beach Post

Editor's note: Because of an editing error, a previous version of this story incorrectly reported that Jacqueline Torres was a student at Wellington High School.



Wellington Wolves welcome teams to its youth basketball extravaganza  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington Wolves travel basketball organization recently hosted its own form of 'March Madness' as more than 100 teams from as far away as Gainesville ...



Palm Beach 9A-7A softball player of the year: Danni Farley, Wellington senior  Sun Sentinel

Danni Farley was downright dominant during the 2018 season. After transferring from Palm Beach Gardens prior to her senior year, the Wellington pitcher took ...



Carnegie Hall singing competition 'therapy' for Parkland shooting survivor  Sun Sentinel

When 15-year-old Eden Hebron began singing a recent Sunday on a Carnegie Hall stage in New York, she had to block out many thoughts about the varied ...



2019 NFL Draft: Former Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Te'Von Coney signs with Raiders as undrafted free agent  Palm Beach Post

[The Palm Beach Post's Miami Dolphins coverage]Notre Dame and former Palm Beach Gardens linebacker Te'Von Coney signed with the Oakland Raiders after ...



Kravis’ theater program offers a grander stage for high school students  Palm Beach Post

A new theater program has teens learning from professionals and showcasing their talents on a broader stage. For dedicated drama students, it's a dream.



Wellington wrestlers show power on the mat at state tournament  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington High School wrestling team concluded its season in a record-breaking fashion as the Wolverines sent the most qualifiers ever — nine — to the ...



Tim Burke stepping down as publisher of The Palm Beach Post, Palm Beach Daily News  Palm Beach Post

He helped launch the newspapers' digital operations, oversaw award-winning journalism as publisher and was a constant presence in Palm Beach County.



Human trafficking opponents eager to take lessons to schools, students  Palm Beach Post

The president of the Human Trafficking Coalition of the Palm Beaches had a sobering message for Park Vista High School students: Teens like them are among ...



12 teens arrested, accused of breaking into Loxahatchee house to party  Palm Beach Post

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story said the home in question was in Wellington. The home is in Loxahatchee.-Twelve people, many of them teenagers, ...



WHS Band members celebrate successful season  Sun Sentinel

Wellington High School's Mighty Wolverine Sound Marching Band earned the school's 21st overall Superior rating at the Florida Bandmasters Association ...



VIDEO: 15-year-old attacked, beaten in Wellington McDonald's bathroom  WPTV.com

The attacker, 17, has been arrested for beating up a 15-year-old inside the bathroom at a Wellington McDonald's.



Wellington area gridders to enhance debut of Keiser University football  Sun Sentinel

Right now, Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton boasts the only college football team in Palm Beach County, but that is about to change. In less than a year, ...



Alcee Hastings Part 3: Impeached judge makes political comeback  Palm Beach Post

SPECIAL THREE-PART REPORT, Part 3: Hastings lands a House seat, hires his girlfriend and faces sexual harassment charges.



Post’s high school Pathfinders out to change world: How they’ll do it  Palm Beach Post

The high school seniors who rose to the top of the Pathfinder Scholarship Awards announced Wednesday night have not only secured bragging rights for their ...



Area schools recognized as Five Star Schools  WPEC

This week the Florida Department of Education announced which schools earned the Five Start School Award for the 2016-2017 school year.Numerous schools ...



First look: New development west of Wellington has community farm, 1-mile lake  Palm Beach Post

After years of planning and construction just west of Lion Country Safari, the public finally got a look at the groundwork for the massive, nature-focused Arden ...



Teen recruits other teens to fight breast cancer  WPTV.com

Seventeen-year-old Faith Laughlin wants to save lives. Her father, Steve Atkins, says she was impacted by the effects of breast cancer: "My mother-in-law and ...



Hurricane Irma: PBC public schools will be closed all week  Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach County's public schools will remain closed for the rest of the week as the school district reckons with widespread power outages, malfunctioning ...



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