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    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

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    We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
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    USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

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    Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

    Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

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    In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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    Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

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    Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

    Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

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    The Suncoast Animal League is a non-profit, no-kill, no-time limit animal rescue agency located in Palm Harbor. Executive Director Rick Chaboudy More>>

    8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 14-15

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    See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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    News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

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    Port Tampa Bay just had their annual State of the Port Luncheon. This week Tampa Port Authority's President and CEO, Paul Anderson, stopped by to give us further insight.  More>>

    8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 7-8 Video included

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    See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
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    Deaf Literacy Center to hold first-ever silent dinner Video included

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    For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

    News Now: Media General CEO talks about his career, future for company Video included

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    In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

    Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

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    Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

    Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    Joe Guthrie, Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, and Carlton Ward Jr. are embarking on a journey of a lifetime. The trio are setting off on a 70-day, 900 mile trek across the state???without any automobiles.
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    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Friday, January 16 2015 12:49 PM EST2015-01-16 17:49:27 GMT
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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    • Fog expected Thursday morning

      Fog expected Thursday morning

      Wednesday, March 4 2015 3:14 PM EST2015-03-04 20:14:39 GMT
      Wednesday night will be another very mild one. Temperatures will remain in the mid to upper 60s with mostly clear skies.
      Wednesday night will be another very mild one. Temperatures will remain in the mid to upper 60s with mostly clear skies.
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    Texas «00010013X550
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:D.Lowe(1-0) L:B.Maurer(1-3)
    HR: SEA- None TEX- A.Pierzynski (3), D.Murphy (2)



    Seattle Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Eric Cooper; First, Angel Hernandez; Second, Doug Eddings; Third, John Tumpane;
    - Franklin Gutierrez struck out looking. None on with one out and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Kyle Seager singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Kendrys Morales due up.
    - Kendrys Morales flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and Michael Morse due up.
    - Michael Morse struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 1st
    - Ian Kinsler walked. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus popped out to short. Runner on first with one out and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Ian Kinsler stole second. Runner on second with one out and Lance Berkman at the plate.
    - Lance Berkman walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Adrian Beltre flied out to right. On the play, Ian Kinsler advances to third. Runners on first and third and with two outs and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - A.J. Pierzynski flied out to left to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 2nd
    - Justin Smoak struck out looking. None on with one out and Raul Ibanez due up.
    - Raul Ibanez grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Jesus Montero due up.
    - Jesus Montero singled to center, deflected by the pitcher. Runner on first with two outs and Dustin Ackley due up.
    - Nick Tepesch leaves the game with an undisclosed injury.
    - Derek Lowe enters the game for the Rangers with a runner on first and two outs.
    - Dustin Ackley flied out to left to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 2nd
    - Nelson Cruz grounded out third to first. None on with one out and David Murphy due up.
    - David Murphy lined out to left. None on with two outs and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Mitch Moreland walked. Runner on first with two outs and Leonys Martin due up.
    - Leonys Martin fouled out to third to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 3rd
    - Brendan Ryan grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Franklin Gutierrez due up.
    - Franklin Gutierrez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Kyle Seager flied out to center to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 3rd
    - Nick Tepesch left the game due to an injured wrist.
    - Ian Kinsler grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Elvis Andrus grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Lance Berkman fouled out to third to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 4th
    - Kendrys Morales was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with none out and Michael Morse due up.
    - Michael Morse grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Kendrys Morales out at second. None on with two outs and Justin Smoak due up.
    - Justin Smoak grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 4th
    - Adrian Beltre struck out swinging. None on with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - A.J. Pierzynski one-out, solo Home Run (3) to center. Nelson Cruz due up.
    - Nelson Cruz struck out swinging. None on with two outs and David Murphy due up.
    - David Murphy flied out to left to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 5th
    - Raul Ibanez grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Jesus Montero due up.
    - Jesus Montero grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Dustin Ackley due up.
    - Dustin Ackley grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 5th
    - Mitch Moreland grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Leonys Martin due up.
    - Leonys Martin grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Ian Kinsler popped out to short to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 6th
    - Brendan Ryan grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Franklin Gutierrez due up.
    - Franklin Gutierrez flied out to left. None on with two outs and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Joe Ortiz enters the game for the Rangers with none on and two outs.
    - Kyle Seager singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Kendrys Morales due up.
    - Kendrys Morales walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Michael Morse due up.
    - Michael Morse grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Kendrys Morales out at second to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 6th
    - Elvis Andrus grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Lance Berkman flied out to left. None on with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Adrian Beltre flied out to center to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 7th
    - Justin Smoak fouled out to first. None on with one out and Raul Ibanez due up.
    - Jason Bay is pinch-hitting for Raul Ibanez.
    - Pinch-Hitter Jason Bay struck out looking. None on with two outs and Jesus Montero due up.
    - Tanner Scheppers enters the game for the Rangers with none on and two outs.
    - Jesus Montero walked. Runner on first with two outs and Dustin Ackley due up.
    - Dustin Ackley singled to left. On the play, Jesus Montero advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Brendan Ryan due up.
    - Brendan Ryan struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 7th
    - A.J. Pierzynski grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Nelson Cruz due up.
    - Jason Bay remains in the game as the left fielder. Nelson Cruz flied out to left. None on with two outs and David Murphy due up.
    - David Murphy two-out, solo Home Run (2) to right center. Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Charlie Furbush enters the game for the Mariners with none on and two outs.
    - Mitch Moreland flied out to center to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 8th
    - Franklin Gutierrez singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Kyle Seager due up.
    - Kyle Seager walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Kendrys Morales due up.
    - Kendrys Morales grounded into a double play, third to first. On the play, Kyle Seager advances to second and Franklin Gutierrez tagged out at third. Runner on second with two outs and Michael Morse due up.
    - Michael Morse grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Texas Bottom 8th
    - Leonys Martin singled to pitcher. Runner on first with none out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Yoervis Medina enters the game with a runner on first and none out.
    - Leonys Martin advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with none out and Ian Kinsler at the plate.
    - Ian Kinsler walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Ian Kinsler advances to second on a passed ball. Leonys Martin advances to third on a passed ball. Runners on second and third and with none out and Elvis Andrus at the plate.
    - Elvis Andrus struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with one out and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Lance Berkman singled to right scored Leonys Martin and Ian Kinsler with one out. Runner on first and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Leury Garcia is pinch-running for Lance Berkman.
    - Adrian Beltre grounded out short to first. On the play, Leury Garcia advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - A.J. Pierzynski singled to center scored Leury Garcia with two outs. Runner on first and Nelson Cruz due up.
    - Nelson Cruz struck out looking to end the inning.

    Seattle Top 9th
    - Leury Garcia remains in the game as the designated hitter.
    - Jason Frasor starts the inning for the Rangers.
    - Justin Smoak struck out looking. None on with one out and Jason Bay due up.
    - Jason Bay walked. Runner on first with one out and Jesus Montero due up.
    - Jesus Montero grounded out short to first. On the play, Jason Bay advances to second. Runner on second with two outs and Dustin Ackley due up.
    - Dustin Ackley struck out swinging to end the game.

    Seattle 0, Texas 5


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: D.Lowe (1-0); LP:B.Maurer (1-3).

    Seattle 0, Texas 5

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    Welcome to Great38 Tampa Bay WTTA-TV/DT - WFLA News Channel 8

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      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week Video included

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      • Great Stuff

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter Video included

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
      More>>

      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year' Video included

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

      Furry friends from Suncoast Animal League stop by Video included

      Updated:

      The Suncoast Animal League is a non-profit, no-kill, no-time limit animal rescue agency located in Palm Harbor. Executive Director Rick Chaboudy More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 14-15

      Updated:

      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
      More>>

      News Now: Tampa Port Authority's President talks growth at the port Video included

      Updated:

      Port Tampa Bay just had their annual State of the Port Luncheon. This week Tampa Port Authority's President and CEO, Paul Anderson, stopped by to give us further insight.  More>>

      8 fun things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend | February 7-8 Video included

      Updated:

      See 8 fun things happening this weekend in Tampa Bay!
      More>>

      Deaf Literacy Center to hold first-ever silent dinner Video included

      Updated:

      For the first time ever in the Tampa Bay area, the Deaf Literacy Center is holding a 100% voices off silent dinner. Everybody working at the restaurant this evening will be deaf or hard of hearing, including servers, cashiers, and bartenders. The event is taking place on February 15th at 4pm at Farmer Boy Restaurant in Clearwater. Pattie Sanchez from The Diversity Initiative, Pinellas Public Library Cooperative's Deaf Literacy Coordinator Rosa Rodriguez, and volunteer/advocate Jenny Locy stop... More>>

      News Now: Media General CEO talks about his career, future for company Video included

      Updated:

      In December, LIN Media and Media General merged to create the second largest broadcasting company in the country. The former CEO and President of LIN Media, Vince Sadusky, was placed at the helm of the new and improved Media General. More>>

      Bill Schifino, Jr talks about being President-Elect of the Florida Bar Video included

      Updated:

      Earlier this month, Bill Schifino, Jr. was announced as the 2015-16 President-Elect of the Florida Bar. Schifino comes to this position with a strong resume. More>>

      Trio sets off on 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      Joe Guthrie, Mallory Lykes Dimmitt, and Carlton Ward Jr. are embarking on a journey of a lifetime. The trio are setting off on a 70-day, 900 mile trek across the state???without any automobiles.
      More>>

      • Great 38More>>

      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Friday, January 16 2015 12:49 PM EST2015-01-16 17:49:27 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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      • Fog expected Thursday morning

        Fog expected Thursday morning

        Wednesday, March 4 2015 3:14 PM EST2015-03-04 20:14:39 GMT
        Wednesday night will be another very mild one. Temperatures will remain in the mid to upper 60s with mostly clear skies.
        Wednesday night will be another very mild one. Temperatures will remain in the mid to upper 60s with mostly clear skies.
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