LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County School District officially sold the former district headquarters on Central Avenue on Tuesday. Board members approved a $750,000 bid for the Adams ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County School District is spending another $60,000 to send staff members to a professional development course that's already up to a half million do..
Hopes to put a sheriff's deputy in every elementary school in Lee county most likely are fading away. Sheriff Mike Scott had wanted the resource officers in each school..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A southwest Florida principal known for her dedication to feeding families is hanging up her hat. Holly Bell is retiring from Orange River Elementary, and is lea..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Getting to slime your principal sounds like every kid's dream. Teachers at San Carlos Elementary School in Fort Myers made a deal with their students to read for ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- There are still unanswered questions about the Lee County school buses that burned over the weekend. Four buses burned at the bus barn in Buckingham on Sunday. On..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The days of fixed-rate student loans could be coming to a close, with House Republicans on Thursday advancing a proposal that would link rates to financial market..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A department store is celebrating 125 years in business with 125 days of service, and one local elementary school reaping the benefits. Treeline Elementary is get..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- State investigators will return to Lee County to continue the investigation into outgoing superintendent Dr. Joseph Burke. A state spokeswoman tells WINK News, th..
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - The president of Florida Atlantic University has resigned amid a series of controversies that have rocked the school in recent months. Mar..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Some 74 years after graduating from high school, a 91-year-old woman received a bachelor's degree from Daytona State College. The crowd..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A probe ordered by Florida Gov. Rick Scott has determined that the pay and benefits of state college presidents varies widely with little explanation as to..
Teachers are taking center stage tonight in Naples at a huge, sold-out event: the Golden Apple Teacher Awards.The room is set, and the doors will open at the Naples Beach Hotel for..
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Faculty and students of Edison State College School of Health Professions Nursing program continually work together to collect and donate educational books..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Tension was running high at the Lee County School Board meeting Tuesday night, as board members discussed how to move forward with a search for a new superintende..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida A&M University is naming a former Ohio University music professor as the new director of its famed Marching 100 band. Sylvest..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County School Superintendent Dr. Joseph Burke has announced he will retire June 19th. The announcement came this morning after months of criticism and investi..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A fire in a restroom trash can caused alarm at Gulf Coast High School this morning. The Collier County School District says the students were never in danger,..
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is spending three days this week on a tour of schools around Florida to promote the Legislature's passage of a $1 billion increase in education..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The days of teachers telling students to put their cell phones away in class...are over in Collier County. The school district is implementing the "bring your..