Posted: 5:28 am Friday, February 24th, 2017

Oscars on Sunday 

By Mimi Lawson

The 2017 Oscar Awards are Sunday and the list of Best Picture Nominees includes “Manchester By the Sea,” “Arrival,” “Hidden Figures, “La La Land” and “Fences.”  You have 2 days to see them all before the ceremony!

Harvard University has named singer Rihanna their “Humanitarian of the Year,” citing her charity work, education and medicine scholarships she supports as reasons why they chose her.

A Florida senator proposed a bill in the house yesterday that would raise the legal age for tobacco use to 21 in the State.

Testimony continued in a Pasco County  courtroom yesterday when the widow of a man shot and killed in a Wesley Chapel movie theater , testified.

Bucs player Jameis Winston is still taking criticism for remarks he made this week at a Tampa elementary school. Speaking to 3rd-5th  graders at Melrose Elementary, Winston told the kids that boys should be tough and strong and girls should be sweet and silent.

The “Boys of Summer” are back in town! Fans look forward to games at Steinbrenner field after a 40 million dollar facelift.