CHS launches telehealth counseling

WINTER PARK — Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS) is offering free, confidential telehealth counseling for children, teens and families. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, families are facing heightened anxiety and stressors including unemployment and lack of child care, interruptions to social interactions and daily routines. Children’s Home Society began in 1902 with the Orphan […]

Update: Girls soccer around the lake this week

All around Lake Okeechobee girls soccer teams are preparing to end the regular season and take the first step into the postseason. Five of the six high schools in the area will be playing in the district playoffs this week. • Glades Day Lady Gators: The Glades Day Lady Gators have a 8-9-1 record this […]

Soccer around the Lake this week

• Glades Central Raiders: The Glades Central Raiders record of 4-4-2 is their best since 2010. The Raiders opened the season with four back-to-back wins over Dreyfoos School of the Arts, Royal Palm Beach, Inlet Grove and Glades Day. Their biggest win of the season came over Glades Day, when the Raiders rode a big […]

Tiger wrestlers battle in holiday tournament

LANTANA — The Clewiston High School wrestling team made a great showing at the 2019 Santaluces Holiday Tournament at Santaluces High School on Dec. 13-14. Izac Martinez finished in first in his weight class, Wisam Ramadan finished third in his weight class and Hisham Ramadan finished third in his weight class. Clewiston finished in sixth […]

Glades Day to host Big O Basketball Classic

BELLE GLADE– Glades Day School is set to host the Big O Classic, a preseason basketball tournament featuring the Gators and teams from Clewiston High School, Glades Central High School, Pahokee High School. The tournament kicks off today (Friday, Nov. 22) at 5 p.m. when Pahokee takes on Clewiston, followed by Glades Day facing Glades […]

Football Around the Lake this Week

Playoff football is alive and well around the lake this week as three teams attempt to battle their way to an appearance in the state championship. • Pahokee Blue Devils: The Pahokee Blue Devils had the week off to come down from their emotional win over the Glades Day Raiders in the Muck Bowl on […]

Pictures from the 2019 Clewiston homecoming ceremony

This pictures were taken at half time of Clewiston’s homecoming game against the Okeechobee Brahmans on Nov. 1. Troy Evans and Norma Velasquez were named homecoming king and queen. Clewiston would go on to beat the Brahmans 35-7, which will allow them to continue their season into the playoffs next week.

Clewiston Tigers bounce back against Jaguars

CLEWISTON — The Clewiston Tigers bounced back from loss against Lake Wales with a much-needed win over the Port St. Lucie Jaguars on Sept. 27. The Tigers pulled away late against the Jaguars to get the 36-13 win. Clewiston junior Oran Singleton stepped into the quarterback position ahead of the Jaguars game. Singleton showed some […]

Tigers outmatched by powerhouse Highlanders

LAKE WALES — The Clewiston Tigers found themselves outmatched against the high-powered Lake Wales Highlanders on Sept. 20. Lake Wales came into the game on the heels of two nearly record-breaking performances on offense in the weeks prior. The Highlanders won 77-0 against Haines City on Sept. 6 and 72-0 against Mulberry on Sept. 13. […]

Two Tigers sign on to play baseball in college

CLEWISTON — Clewiston High School will have two baseball players going on to play at the college level this upcoming school year. CHS 2019 graduates Louis Roberts and Kobe Perkins signed letters of intent in front of family, friends and supporters on Aug. 1 in Clewiston. Roberts will be playing at with Trinity Baptist College […]