Children with painted faces sprinted through the grass during the annual Kid's Carnival Feb. 22 at Faith Preschool, in Bradenton. The family-friendly event featured games, a face-painting booth and a silent auction for patrons. Proceeds benefited the East County preschool.
The sound of trumpets, drums and other instruments filled the air of the parking lot in front of Braden River High Feb. 22, for the Braden River High Band Booster's Association's Winter Carnival. Proceeds from the event benefit band programs at the East County school.
Bashaw Elementary School held a Lego-tastic Mother-Son Fun Night Feb. 21.
Male students at the school, with their mother, sister, aunt or grandma, built Lego creations, listened to music and ate pizza.
Lakewood Ranch High School hosted a career fair today.
East County's Sam Woolf made it through to be one of the top 10 men in the 13th season of "American Idol."
Haile Middle Schoolâ€™s VEX Robotic Team won the â€œTampa Prep Throwdownâ€ this month, qualifying the squad for the Florida VEX Robotics State Championship.
The Manatee County School Board agreed on a contract to sell undeveloped property at Braden River High School.