SUN PHOTO BY TAMI GARCIA -- Twelve-year-old Woodrow Stewart was one of a number of middle and high school students who participated in the recent 'Battle of the Paddles' hosted by North Port Parks and Recreation at the Morgan Family Community Center. The first-place winner received two free movie tickets to any Regal Cinema.
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Prison?s American Legion Post 405 celebrates one-year mark
SUN PHOTO BY AL HEMINGWAY -- -- American Legion Southwest Area Commander John Dollinger stands next to the painting the members of Post 405 donated to Post 103. --
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Rising fast in a fast-rising sport
CUTLINE SUN PHOTO BY RUSTY PRAY -- Scott Tingley pauses after giving a pickleball clinic at the YMCA in Punta Gorda. He is one of only a handful of players in the area with a 5.0 rating in skill level — the highest offered by the United States of America Pickleball Association.
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Study: Future looks bright for Blue Economy
SUN FILE PHOTO -- No longer as reliant on commercial fishing, a recent study says there are new ways for the local economy to reap the benefits of local waters.