Feature Stories

Talented homeschoolers in the Spotlight

Homeschoolers including Rose Phelps, left, and Clare Hernandez, right, competed well against their traditionally schooled peers.
 Talented homeschoolers in the Spotlight
Story by Beacon Staff, photos courtesy of Heritage Arts and Gary Hatrick
 
This past March 28, 125 talented young performers competed in the …

Park trip leads to inquest by CPS

Meitiv children – Image courtesy WUSA9.com

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before…
Two children walked home from a nearby park, and now their parents are being investigated by Child Protective Services.
 
According to the Washington Post, a ten-year-old boy and his …

Shimmering new tradition

Nights of Shimmering Lights is a magical delight
By E. Adam Porter
 
The Christmas Season is a busy time for everyone. Don’t you wish, just for an hour or two, you could unplug, take an off ramp from the rat race and …

5 fun Florida camping spots

(Florida State Parks)
 
Florida is universally recognized for its beautiful beaches. Less well known are its beautiful camping sites. Long Key State Park, Grayton Beach State Park, Anastasia State Park, Lithia Springs Regional Park and Hillsborough River State Park are five …

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