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Apopka High School 80s Mass Class ReunionMay 1, 2016 by Sherrie Parker (Register to contact)
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We are proud to announce our first Apopka High School 80s Mass Class Reunion for 1980-1989 graduates. The reunion will be held on Saturday June 4, 2016 @ Fran Carlton Center. Tickets are $35 per person. Search our Facebook page: AHS 80s Mass Class Reunion to purchase tickets ASAP. You may also call/text (407) 701-XXXX or *****@gmail.com for details. This is an event you don't want to miss!! #AHS80sReunion
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9 Investigates obtained video that police said shows a shootout between two Apopka High School students after they left school Friday afternoon.
Report: Guns used in shootout were stored in cars at Apopka High School WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
According to a newly released arrest report, Apopka police say the two guns used in an after-school shootout were stored in cars on campus on Friday.
3 teens arrested following gunfire near Apopka High School WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Police arrested three teenagers Friday in connection with an argument that started at Apopka High School and culminated in a shooting. No one was hit by the ...
Reception held for former Apopka High football coach | Apopka Chief
A reception was held at The Tavern to honor former Apopka High School head football Rick Darlington. Find out what awards Rick Darlington was presented ...
New Apopka High School principal is familiar with school, community Apopka Chief
As a former math teacher, Lyle Heinz, the new Apopka High School principal, said he likes to look at the numbers in determining how the students are ...
Apopka High School Theatre Department presents Radium Girls The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Theatre Department is pleased to present Radium Girls, November 8th–9th at 7 pm and November 10th at 2 pm.
Retiring Apopka High School teacher began career to help kids learn to love to read Apopka Chief
Even though she was in her 30s, longtime Apopka High School teacher Sue Beechum, who will direct her final Apopka High graduation on Friday, May 25, and ...
Police investigating several videos of Apopka High School students in another campus brawl WFTV Orlando
9 Investigates learned a mother accused of coming on school property to egg students into fighting could face charges.
9 Investigates: Apopka Police Department's use of force under review WFTV Orlando
Only 9 Investigates has obtained body camera video at the center of an internal investigation. The July video is being investigated after an Apopka police captain ...
Former Apopka Principal inducted into Orange County Public School Hall of Fame The Apopka Voice
Dr. Joe Joyner, the son of two educators, served 23 years at Orange County Public Schools as a teacher, coach and eventually principal at Apopka High School, ...
Blue Darter football coach Rick Darlington leaving Apopka The Apopka Voice
Rick Darlington, the head football coach at Apopka High School, is expected to be named the new head coach at Enterprise High School in Alabama, according ...
Rumor of possible threat at Apopka High School prompts added police presence, officials say Orlando Sentinel
Principal Matthew Arnold did not elaborate on the nature of the possible threat or say when it may have been made.
Shots fired near Apopka High School WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Authorities are investigating after shots were fired near a high school Thursday afternoon in Apopka.
Orange County teacher suspended, students' SAT scores invalid WFTV Orlando
A now-former Orange County teacher is in trouble with the state.
Apopka High School Beta Club needs your help The Apopka Voice
Our school has a population of over 3,400, sometimes it's easy to get lost in the shuffle. We have a diverse culture with over 54% of our students receiving free or ...
Apopka senior receives scholarship from Apopka City Commissioners The Apopka Voice
Because of her impressive resume of public *service*, Apopka senior Hope Hanson was awarded the Seat 4 Good Scholarship, presented by Former Apopka ...
Darlington the new leader of Wildcat football Dothan Eagle
Enterprise City Schools' Board of Education on Thursday morning introduced Rick Darlington as the new head coach of the Wildcats' football program.
Three years after retiring from NFL, Apopka's Brandon Meriweather uses his head for business Orlando Sentinel
Brandon Meriweather does not watch NFL games, at least not in a normal sense. He loves the sport, always has. After years on the inside, though, Meriweather's ...
Apopka High's Zack Greinke hits pitching milestone The Apopka Voice
Zack Greinke reached a major-league milestone Sunday when he made his 400th career start against the San Diego Padres. Greinke pitches for the Arizona ...
Student accused of bringing stolen gun to Evans High School WFTV Orlando
A 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday afternoon after bringing a stolen handgun to Maynard Evans High School, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
BREAKING NEWS: Matt Arnold named new principal of Winter Park High School West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Former Winter Park High School teacher, athletic director Matt Arnold returns as the new principal of the high school.
Blue Darters look to bounce back against state champ Dr. Phillips The Apopka Voice
In the past three seasons, the DP-Apopka game has often looked like a preview of the state championships. The Blue Darters defeated the Panthers in all three ...
UPDATE: Teenage Apopka girl found after missing for more than a month WFTV Orlando
UPDATE: FDLE tweeted late Thursday that Elma has been found safe.
Thousands of Central Florida students walk out calling for end to gun violence Orlando Weekly
Thousands of Central Florida students joined nationwide school walkouts Wednesday to call for an end to gun violence and honor the people killed in a mass...
It's peach season at Apopka High School The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Theatre Department would like to invite you to their production of James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl adapted by David Wood.
Blue Darters fall to Lk. Brantley, 4-0 | Apopka Chief
The Apopka Blue Darters boys soccer team fell to Lake Brantley, 4-0, in a match played on Monday, January 7. A numerical roster for Apopka was not available.
Skeletal remains found along rural Apopka road WFTV Orlando
Human remains were found Friday along a rural Apopka road , the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Ernest C. Swift to be inducted into the Apopka Sports Hall of Fame The Apopka Voice
Swift is affectionately known to many as “Coach Swift” was a 1965 graduate of Phillis Wheatley Senior High School. He is the son of Ernest Sr. and Thelma Swift.
Windermere High choir to perform at Carnegie Hall West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Windermere High School's choir students have been invited to perform at one of the most well-known concert halls in the world: Carnegie Hall. Forty-four ...
Teens organize to become “Santa to Seniors” The Apopka Voice
After successfully providing gifts to senior residents in a local nursing home last year for the first “Santa to Seniors” project, a group of high school students are ...
Blue Darter's star running back out for the season The Apopka Voice
the first dose of bad news hit the Apopka program hard this week when it was learned that their star running back, junior Jecoryan Davis-Hamilton, was lost for ...
Baptiste Orthodontics is now accepting new patients in Apopka | Apopka Chief
Great News Apopka! Baptiste Orthodontics is so excited to announce that the final touches are being put on their new office at 12 S. Park Avenue in Apopka ...
Apopka High School Debate: High Key, Blue Key The Apopka Voice
By Matida (Staff Writer for The Blue and White Apopka High School Newspaper). Gainesville – Cobblestone streets, a clock tower, and students in their best ...
Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall arriving in Apopka Wednesday The Apopka Voice
From the City of Apopka. Apopka is so excited to bring the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall to Kit Land Nelson Park on Park Avenue this Wednesday.
Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall arriving in Apopka today The Apopka Voice
Apopka is so excited to bring the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall to Kit Land Nelson Park on Park Avenue today.
Biggest Apopka stories of 2016: Apopka High School gains national recognition The Apopka Voice
This is the sixth in a series of articles published by The Apopka Voice in 2016 that were the most noteworthy events of the year.
Apopka High School Ranked Among Nation's Most Challenging The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School makes it on a national list of challenging high schools.
Wolf Lake Boys Basketball team in County Championship Thursday night The Apopka Voice
The County Championship game between Wolf Lake and Carver Middle Schools is at 7:15 PM Thursday night at the Edgewater High School Gym. Tickets are ...
Central Florida students stage walkout for school safety, gun control WFTV Orlando
Students in schools in Central Florida have staged walkouts Wednesday to raise awareness about school safety and gun control.
Biography of an Apopka icon: The life and times of Billie Dean coming in 2020 The Apopka Voice
Reggie Connell, Managing Editor and Publisher of The Apopka Voice, has been given permission by Mr. and Mrs. Dean to write his biography, which is in the ...
PTA vigil honors Parkland school shooting victims Orlando Sentinel
PTA vigil in Orlando honors Parkland school shooting victims, urges change to ensure "this is the last candlelight vigil we have to hold for our students."
Deaths in Central Florida: 4/19 Orlando Sentinel
See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.
Apopka High football schedule announced The Apopka Voice
Two non-district road games against a perennial powerhouse and a state runner-up in 2016 highlight the Apopka Blue Darter 2017 football schedule.
October 25 gala will raise funds for John Land Apopka Community Trust | Apopka Chief
The first John Land Apopka Community Trust Legacy Gala will be held Thursday, October 25, at Highland Manor, 604 E. Main St., Apopka. The fundraiser gala ...
Fitzpatrick announces bid for Orange County Public School Board Chair The Apopka Voice
Matthew Fitzpatrick, an Apopka resident and former candidate for the District 7 Orange County Public School Board, announced on Facebook that he was ...
OCPS Board Confirms New Apopka High School Principal The Apopka Voice
Matt Arnold, the principal of Southwest Middle School, has been named the new principal of Apopka High School. He replaces Doug Guthrie, who was principal ...
Deaths in Central Florida: 12/16 Orlando Sentinel
See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.
The Justice Project Bungalower
A Partnership Between: Orlando REP and UCF. Join us for a showcase of original works devised by students from Apopka High School, Cypress Creek High ...
Arnold brings diverse experience to AHS The Apopka Voice
Renaissance man Matt Arnold brings a diversity of skills and experience with him to Apopka High School as the school's new principal.
Coach Delgado leaves Apopka High School The Apopka Voice
James Delgado, the Assistant Head Coach, Offensive Line Coach and Recruiting Coordinator since 2011 at Apopka High School, is leaving to take a job as ...
2018 Back to School Fair: New year, new backpack, new partnership The Apopka Voice
Apopka celebrated its Back to School Fair at the John H. Bridges Community Center. With the support of partners and members of the community, over 1000 ...
Breaking News: Vehicle Fire at Apopka High School The Apopka Voice
Breaking News: Updated at 3:15PM. Matthew Arnold, Principal of Apopka HIgh School, sent this message to AHS parents: ” A truck caught on fire on the ...
Apopka High School Alumni Begin a Reunion Tradition The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School alumni gathered for the 1st Annual 80's Mass Class Reunion for graduates and those who attended, taught or worked at Apopka High ...
FHP: Apopka motorcyclist killed in early-morning I-4 crash WFTV Orlando
A 50-year-old motorcyclist is dead after he wiped out on I-4 near the Disney Springs exit early Sunday, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Apopka High School seniors enroll in course for national EMT certification Apopka Chief
Ten Apopka High School seniors took the first steps Wednesday, April 19, in a progressive career education program that will make them nationally certified ...
PD: Lockdown lifted at Apopka HS following search for suspect WESH Orlando
A portion of Apopka High School was placed on lockdown as police searched for a teen suspect on Tuesday, according to officials.
Former Apopka Blue Darter drafted into the NFL The Apopka Voice
Hendrickson, a former tight end and defensive end for the Apopka High School Blue Darters football team, was drafted by the New Orleans Saints.
Father: 16-year-old Apopka boy killed on turnpike was 'treasure' Orlando Sentinel
Mohabir Nandram never thought he'd have to bury a loved one so soon. In November, his wife Latchmin "Susie" Etwaroo collapsed outside the family home.
Apopka Boys Soccer Team holding youth clinic this month The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Boys Soccer Team invites all children ages 6 – 12 to participate in a free youth soccer clinic this month.
Former Blue Darter hoops star signs NBA deal The Apopka Voice
From NBA.com. Charlotte Hornets President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Mitch Kupchak announced today that the team has signed guard ...
Apopka High Bowling Team Competes at Nationals The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Boys Varsity Bowling Team competes today and tomorrow at the inaugural US High School Nationals in south Florida.
Ocoee native enters race for County Commission District 2 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Mark Byrd said his knowledge of the area will help him represent the community he calls home.
High School Students Help Clean-up Apopka The Apopka Voice
Over 200 volunteers participated in the neighborhood clean-up including more than 150 students from Apopka and Wekiva High Schools.
Homeless in Apopka: Lunch with Rosie at Tom Staley Park The Apopka Voice
This was the first in an occasional series entitled Homeless in Apopka. The series features the stories of the homeless population in our community and how they ...
Nelson names Bass and VanCamp to executive team The Apopka Voice
Two familiar faces are returning to Apopka to fill what Mayor-Elect Bryan Nelson is describing as his executive team - City Administrator and Executive Assistant.
KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Carriage Hill in Apopka Business Wire
APOPKA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced the grand opening of Carriage Hill, the builder's latest community of new ...
Apopka High School announces Drama Department Officers The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Drama Department has big plans for the 2016-2017 school year. Here are the officers that will help make it happen.
Apopka High Valedictorian announced The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School announced its Valedictorian for the 2015-16 school year.
Homecoming events at Apopka High rescheduled The Apopka Voice
Matthew Arnold, Principal of Apopka High School, announces the rescheduled events that were cancelled due to Hurricane Matthew.
School Board member draws attention for activity in Apopka races Orlando Sentinel
An Orange County school board member who's taken sides in Apopka's council race has found herself on both ends of recent complaints related to the political ...
Hundreds 'cover the field' to support praying Apopka football... WKMG Orlando
It's a tradition of faith that parents and students at Apopka High School refuse to break. A defeated football team "covered the field" in prayer Friday night.
Mayor Kilsheimer says goodbye to Apopka City Council The Apopka Voice
Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer closed out his final meeting on the City Council last night with this statement: “I would like to begin these closing remarks by ...
Apopka teacher arrested, charged with 22 counts The Apopka Voice
Apopka police arrested an Apopka teacher Friday in a complex case involving her relationship with a 14-year-old student. According to the Apopka Police ...
Blue Darters ranking still unanimous The Apopka Voice
The Associated Press Top 10 Florida high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings.
Bowling Team receives National Championship Rings The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Boys Varsity Bowling Team competed today at the inaugural US High School Nationals in South Florida.
Blue Darters ranked #1 in AP Poll The Apopka Voice
The Associated Press published its Florida Football Poll last night, and the Apopka Blue Darters were coming off a 62-7 win. Where do you think they land?
Apopka High School 80's Mass Class Reunion The Apopka Voice
Everyone who attended, taught or worked at Apopka High School during the 1980's is invited to the First 1980's Mass Class Reunion. The weekend of fellowship ...
Apopka High Debate Team Brings Home Medals The Apopka Voice
While the rest of Apopka was enjoying a three-day weekend and observing Memorial Day the Apopka High School Debate Team was hard at work.
Apopka Blue Darters Sport Highlights The Apopka Voice
Congratulations to the Blue Darter Wrestling team who beat West Port High School as well as seven other High School teams to bring home the District title on ...
Apopka High School Debate Team Reaches Their Goals The Apopka Voice
Three members of the Apopka High School Debate Team will be competing next week in the National Speech & Debate Association National Tournament.
Filling critical need, hundreds of area high-schoolers enroll in health-sciences programs Orlando Sentinel
Kyarra Garrett wants a career in health care — and she's not waiting to start her education. The Jones High senior is among a growing number of Central Florida ...
Apopka High School Students Review Lake Brantley's Bye Bye Birdie The Apopka Voice
Review. By Meagan Renard and Max Kelly. As beautiful as a “Spanish Rose”, Lake Brantley's production of Bye Bye Birdie will definitely make you “Put On A ...
Apopka Memorial Middle School science teacher needs your help The Apopka Voice
As a teacher in a diverse school district, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom.
Apopka High School Debate Team Prepares for National Tournaments The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School debaters are still working to find funding for national tournaments. California in May and Utah in June.
Relief High School in Horizon West taking shape West Orange Times
Walls are starting to go up at the West Orange relief high school construction site, and Doug Guthrie has been named principal.
The curious history of Forest Avenue - Part Two The Apopka Voice
This is the second in a two-part series entitled “The curious history of Forest Avenue.” The series investigates the origin of the road's name, details the racial ...
Orange County announces shelter openings and locations The Apopka Voice
Orange County will open shelters for the general population, including pet-friendly shelters beginning tomorrow morning, Saturday Sept. 9 at 9 a.m..
Apopka to open first new fire station in 20 years this week The Apopka Voice
Station No. 5 is the first additional fire station opened in Apopka in 20 years – meeting the need for an improved emergency response in Orange County's ...
Apopka High Grad KJ Dillon drafted by The Houston Texans in NFL Draft The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School football standout KJ Dillon was drafted in the 5th Round of the NFL Draft (159th overall) by the Houston Texans today. Dillon, a three-year ...
Apopka High Bowling Team at Nationals: Day 2 The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Boys Varsity Bowling Team competes today at the inaugural US High School Nationals in south Florida.
How to Choose a New Principal - The Process and a Student's Perspective The Apopka Voice
The selection process for a new Apopka High School principal is moving quickly. It may be over in a few days.
Eustis High baseball coach David Lee dies at 55 — 'He touched so many lives' Orlando Sentinel
Eustis High School baseball coach David Lee died Thursday. He was 55.
Foundation Academy's Warren Sapp II proud to carry family name Orlando Sentinel
One might figure it would be difficult being the son of Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Sapp, the former Apopka High School All-American, former University of ...
Apopka High Football takes on Miramar in Helmet Challenge The Apopka Voice
The Florida High School Football Helmet Challenge, brought to you by strategic partner HSPN Sports. It celebrates high school helmets.
Wild sixth inning propels Olympia baseball past West Orange in district semi | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
In the third meeting of the year between the Olympia Titans and West Orange Warriors, the Titans rallied back from a 3-0 deficit to beat the Warriors 4-3 in the ...
AHS Drama Department announces schedule The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Drama Department has announced their 2016-2017 schedule and is looking for support from the community.
9 Investigates: Orange County teacher suspended over ad at school play WFTV Orlando
An orange county teacher was suspended in the process of trying to raise money for her school drama program.
Deputies: Man who tried to have sex with girl impersonated deputy in high-speed chase WFTV Orlando
MARION COUNTY, Fla. - An Orange County man who Lake County deputies said impersonated a police officer and followed another driver in a high-speed ...
Apopka's new 'Welcome' sign not welcome Orlando Sentinel
Apopka City Council voted against a sign that would have welcomed visitors to Orange County's second-largest city.
World's 'foliage capital' planting different seeds of growth these days Orlando Sentinel
Take a drive through Apopka and you're likely to see a scene not much different from a decade or two ago. Main Street is still flanked by fast-food restaurants.
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