High School Buzz 

Boys basketball: Park Vista, Palm Beach Gardens hire new coaches

  • 2:39 pm Friday, May 16th, 2014 by Jodie Wagner

Palm Beach Gardens and Park Vista have hired new boys basketball coaches, the schools’ athletic directors said Friday. [More]

New Palm Beach County coach, AD hires announced

  • 11:02 am Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 by Matt Porter

Tuesday’s Palm Beach County Athletics Conference welcome-back meeting at John I. Leonard was an opportunity for schools to mingle in the same cafeteria and meet new faces. [More]

ESPN game netted major cash for Glades Central, documents say

  • 6:31 pm Thursday, October 20th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Updated on Friday, Oct. 21, at 2:00 p.m.

In a game billed as the biggest event in Palm Beach County football history, Glades Central made serious bank, documents obtained by the Post say.


Tickets still available for Monday’s Glades Central-Dwyer game

  • 10:49 pm Sunday, September 4th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

Glades Central Athletic Director Edwin James said late Sunday night that he wanted to dispell any rumors floating around the area that there were no tickets available for Monday’s nationally televised showdown between Dwyer and Glades Central in Belle Glade.

There are still tickets available.


Update: Glades Central hires Roosevelt Blackmon as its new football coach

  • 1:58 pm Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 by Jeff Greer

UPDATED on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 3 p.m.

Glades Central Athletics Director Edwin James said Wednesday that former NFL player and Glades Central alum Roosevelt Blackmon has been hired as Glades Central’s new head football coach.


Glades Central gets new athletic director, assistant principal

  • 5:05 pm Thursday, July 29th, 2010 by Matt Porter

Off the field, Glades Central has had a little turnover as well. [More]

Possible knee surgery could sideline Glades Central’s Kelvin Benjamin after football

  • 6:52 am Wednesday, November 25th, 2009 by Jason Lieser

Glades Central junior Kelvin Benjamin has been playing wide receiver on an injured right knee all football season and could be sidelined extended time if he needs surgery.

James and Raiders Thinking Hoops Championship

  • 9:53 am Tuesday, December 9th, 2008 by Jason Lieser

Glades Central football coach Jessie Hester, always in a jovial mood, joked that basketball coach Edwin “Markee” James was the only person at the school happy to see the Raiders’ early exit from the football playoffs.