FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you've got a long list of back to school clothes and supplies to buy, you may want to wait just a few days longer.Florida's back to school sales tax holiday i..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Edward "Bucky" Charles Harris was arrested at 12:25 p.m. today. He turned himself in at the Lee County Sheriff's Office, 14750 Six Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Mye..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities said a sheriff's deputy is to blame for a central Florida crash that injured five people. The Orange County deputy suffered the worst injuries. He ..
NAPLES, Fla. - First National Bank of the Gulf Coast is holding a “Back to School” supply drive now through September 3rd at each of their three banking locations. ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit detectives made two arrests Wednesday after undercover purchases of Oxycodone and Roxicodone pills drug dea..
NAPLES, Fla. – Leadership is alive and well at Edison State College Collier Campus. The Florida Community College Activities Association (FCCAA) recently named 20 students fr..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Charlotte County Firefighter has been arrested for assaulting a senior citizen. The Fire and EMS Chief said the employee got into a confrontation with an..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron stated this morning, “About a ton of catfish were harvested from our fish farm pond in front of the County Jail..
STUART, Fla. (AP) - Feral hogs are causing havoc in one Treasure Coast community. Residents in the Woodridge community of Stuart say the pigs have been tearing up their yards in se..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - The Collier County School District in southwest Florida is planning to join a lawsuit challenging penalties for not meeting the state's class size requirements...
NAPLES, Fla. - Another vehicle caught fire in Naples. This time it was a landscape truck. It happened near the Target shopping center on Immokalee Road. North Naples fire responded..
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The Hernando County Sheriff's Office is investigating an officer-involved shooting that left a 39-year-old man dead. Authorities say the man fired at offic..
CLEVELAND (AP) - An Ohio woman says she discovered her husband had married another woman when she found photos of the wedding on Facebook. Forty-one-year-old Lynn France says she h..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. government is set to update its outlook for the Atlantic hurricane season. In May, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted tha..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Jacksonville nurse plans to sue the hospital where she works over the treatment she received for an infection that nearly killed her and caused her to l..
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in central Florida are searching for a man they say stabbed a friend to death and then drank his blood. Mauricio Mendez Lopez is accused of killing ..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Fort Lauderdale man already accused of running a $40 million Ponzi scheme is facing new charges involving a $12 million bank fraud operation. Federal..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - State officials say adoptions of Florida foster children dropped in 2009-10 after two record years. The fiscal year ending June 30 saw 3,368 foster childre..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - A Tarpon Springs man has been charged with culpable negligence, five months after his 6-year-old old son shot his 3-year-old brother. Police arrested 35-yea..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Hillsborough County woman has pleaded guilty to DUI manslaughter for a 2008 crash that left a woman dead and her young daughter seriously injured. Cheryl Maria..