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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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Apopka police said they are investigating an online threat made by a student against Apopka High School.
APOPKA SHOOTOUT: Apopka High School students WFTV Orlando
9 Investigates obtained video that police said shows a shootout between two Apopka High School students after they left school Friday afternoon.
Apopka school on lockout following anonymous phone call about potential threat WFTV Orlando
An Orange County school had an early dismissal Friday in regards to a potential threat.
Officials to crack down on senior prank following vandalization of Orange County school WFTV Orlando
Eight people were taken into custody after Orange County deputies said they played a part in the vandalization of a high school.
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.
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.
Blue Darter Alumni reunion coming in June The Apopka Voice
The first Rivership reunion cruise was such a success, it's time for a REPEAT, PART 2! Join us for our 3rd AHS 80s Mass Reunion on Saturday, June 8th.
Apopka High sophomore chosen for Disney Dreamer's Academy The Apopka Voice
Apopka's Julia Shepherd was selected to be part of the 2019 Disney Dreamer's Academy - which chooses only 100 teenagers from across the United States.
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 ...
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.
Rumor of possible threat at Apopka High School prompts added police presence, officials say Orlando Sentinel
Parents of Apopka High School students received an unnerving phone call Friday. Principal Matthew Arnold's voice played on a recording sent out to parents ...
Two Apopka roads will be temporarily closed for work | Apopka Chief
At its meeting on Wednesday, June 5, the City Council approved two road closures, one near the city center and the other near Apopka High School.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Why are fewer Orange County students being disciplined? WFTV Orlando
Thousands fewer Orange County Public School students are being kicked off campus as a form of discipline and district leaders say the drop in out-of-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 ...
Dream was right size for Sawyer Brown singer Gregg Hubbard Apopka Chief
Growing up in Apopka, Sawyer Brown keyboardist and singer Gregg “Hobie” Hubbard had a pretty big dream, but he wasn't sure it would ever come true.
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 ...
Apopka's Biggest Stories of 2018: Darlington leaves Blue Darters The Apopka Voice
Editor's Note: This is the 15th in a series of articles published by The Apopka Voice in 2018 that were the most noteworthy events of the year. The Apopka Voice ...
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 ...
Advanced Placement classes spark success — and criticism — in Orange County schools Orlando Sentinel
Advanced Placement classes have expanded in Orange County schools and across Florida. More students are succeeding on the tough AP exams — but plenty ...
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, ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Three years after retiring from NFL, Apopka's Brandon Meriweather uses his head for business Orlando Sentinel
Former NFL safety Brandon Meriweather played at Apopka High School and the University of Miami, and he now is involved in several business ventures.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Blue Darter Jalen Carter commits to Georgia Bulldogs The Apopka Voice
Apopka Blue Darter star defensive tackle Jalen Carter announced his commitment to play football for the University of Georgia on Monday.
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.
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.
Apopka High gives kids clothes for good grades Orlando Sentinel
Hundreds of students at Apopka High School roamed the halls Tuesday proudly wearing T-shirts, polos and sweatshirts affectionately nicknamed "nerd wear."
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.
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 ...
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 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.
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.
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 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 ...
Finding an NBA Alternative: Apopka's Basketball Lifers Can Play Elsewhere The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School has a rich sporting history, with some notable alums leaving an indelible imprint on their respective sports. Some of Apopka's own include ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
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.
Deaths in Central Florida: 4/20 Orlando Sentinel
To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. ORANGE. Elaine V. Smyth Elaine Vevera Smyth passed ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Hundreds 'cover the field' to support praying Apopka football team 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.
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.
9 Investigates: More Orange County parents opt for charter schools WFTV Orlando
Students are fleeing Orange County schools, some of which have gone through expensive renovations with your tax money.
Apopka High School car fire - Snapchat Video The Apopka Voice
Here is a Snapchat video of the car fire this morning at Apopka High School, courtesy of Apopka High School student Andrew Bankson: ...
Apopka High Valedictorian announced The Apopka Voice
Apopka High School announced its Valedictorian for the 2015-16 school year.
Windermere High choir to perform at Carnegie Hall West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The choir will take the stage at the legendary venue next April.
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...
Domino Effect: Windermere High athletic director hiring leads to changes throughout area --... West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The hiring of Fred Priest as athletic director of Windermere High School, which will open next fall, has set off a chain reaction within the high school athletics ...
Blue Darter quarterback going west to play football The Apopka Voice
Demetri Burch verbally committed to play football at the Unversity of South Florida in the summer, but on National Signing Day, things changed.
Dozens of teams register for Relay for Life of Apopka Apopka Chief
Dozens of teams have registered for Relay for Life of Apopka, a fundraiser that will be held Saturday, April 8, at Apopka High School.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
Apopka Bowling Team Wins National Title The Apopka Voice
The Apopka High School Boys Varsity Bowling Team competed today at the inaugural US High School Nationals in South Florida.
Former Blue Darter standout named to All-Big South Conference team The Apopka Voice
Apopka High's Johnny Robinson has made the preseason Preseason All-Big South Conference team as a rising senior. Robinson also made the All-Big South ...
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 ...
Deaths in Central Florida: 4/9 Orlando Sentinel
To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE. Kerry Kottal Kerry Harper Kottal,75, was born in ...
Myrtle Alexander: Apopka teacher brought lessons of love, language Orlando Sentinel
Myrtle Hubbard Alexander, former teacher at Apopka High School, has died Aug. 25. She was 85.
Apopka Sports Hall of Fame: Sports champions to remember The Apopka Voice
Last weekend, the Apopka community came together for the Apopka Sports Hall of Fame Ceremonial Luncheon, where they witnessed the inauguration of the ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
Deaths in Central Florida: 12/16 Orlando Sentinel
See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.
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.
SRO's: A role that goes beyond the job description The Apopka Voice
Officer Barry Brown takes over at Apopka Memorial Middle School as the new School Resource Officer from the Apopka Police Department.
Wekiva Mustangs football schedule announced The Apopka Voice
Last season the Wekiva High School Mustangs enjoyed their best season in its 10-year history with a 7-4 record and a trip to the state playoffs.
Apopka returns to quick-strike offense The Apopka Voice
It was a return to normalcy for the Apopka Blue Darters Football Team this evening at the University High School Football Field. Big plays, quick touchdowns, ...
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.
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 ...
Virginia Tech Football Scouting Report: Norell Pollard TechSideline.com
Norell Pollard is undersized right now, but he has some key attributes that could make him an excellent player in Virginia Tech's scheme.
Hazardous Waste Collection scheduled in Apopka The Apopka Voice
Americans generate 1.6 million tons of Household Hazardous Waste every year. The average home has more than 100 pounds of HHW in the garage and ...
Car strikes school bus in Zellwood The Apopka Voice
The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a car crashing into a school bus this morning transporting students to Apopka High School.
Orange, Seminole students earn high school diplomas, associate degrees Orlando Sentinel
A total of 41 high school seniors in Orange and Seminole counties will graduate this spring with two years of college completed.
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