A man accused of shooting at George Zimmerman during a traffic encounter has had his bond revoked and is heading to jail. Bond revoked for man charged with shooting at Zimmerman A man accused of shooting at George Zimmerman during a traffic encounter has had his bond revoked and is heading to jail.
Pastor Hugh Lackey is in the bell tower of First Presbyterian Church of Sanford as a colorful light from the stained glass windows spills into the room. "There won't be many more times when I'll be doing this," Lackey said.
A judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by George Zimmerman's parents against Roseanne Barr after the comedian and actress put their address on her Twitter feed. Judge throws out Zimmerman's parents' suit against Roseanne Barr A judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed by George Zimmerman's parents against Roseanne Barr after the comedian and actress put their address on her Twitter feed.
Best birthday EVER for Hillary Schmitt of Sanford. She and her treasure-hunting family, the Schmitts, held a press conference Tuesday at Capt.
A company dedicated to recouping the valuables on a ship that sank almost 300 years ago after departing Havana made one of the biggest finds so far - recouping more than $1 million worth of gold coins and chains. Queens Jewels LLC has had the salvaging rights to the 1715 Fleet, a group of Spanish ships that were shipwrecked off the Florida coast on July 31, 1715, since 2010.
Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton made a classic white person mistake during a campaign speech on July 24 . While on the subject of race relations in the United States, Clinton bluntly stated "Let's be honest, black men in hoodies are scary."
Outside Sanford Middle School on a spring day, a gaggle of kids play catch and chat. They're a patchwork quilt of black, brown, and white, dressed in everything from hijabs to skater shorts.
Sanford Mayor Jeff Triplett sat in the driver's seat of an excavator on Tuesday and knocked off a large chunk of a concrete wall to kick off the city's demolition of a vacant one-story building on East Commercial Street near the Lake Monroe waterfront. The razing of the building, city officials said, is one of the first steps in Sanford's efforts to spark development in its downtown district, a place known for its scenic waterfront and historic architecture but with little new development.
Eyewitness News started asking questions last year after we exposed two probation officers who allegedly failed to keep a child rapist from visiting a kid's park in Seminole County dozens of times. But Lomax was banned from Fort Mellon Park because the 21-year-old was convicted of raping a girl younger than 12. During 2014, thousands of probation violations were documented across central Florida, including 5,553 in Seminole and Brevard and 5,872 violations in Orange and Osceola, according to clerks of court records.
McKinney Griffin's new EP will be released on Tuesday. The only thing that would make the release of The Rock and the Hard Place better would be if there was a show by the Orlando based singer/songwriter to go with it.
The unemployment rate in Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Sumter counties was 5.1 percent in June, 1 percentage point lower than the year-ago rate of 6.1 percent and 0.4 percentage points lower than the state rate of 5.5 percent, according to CareerSource Central Florida . That means out of a labor force of 1,246,328, there were 63,970 unemployed people in the region.
After rising a bit in May, the unemployment rate for all three counties in metro Orlando dropped again slightly in June. The jobless rate for the metro region, including Sanford and Kissimmee areas, was 5.1 percent in June, according to the state Department of Economic Opportunity.
Volusia County deputies took a man into custody accused of stabbing another man Thursday morning outside a Deltona pharmacy. The report said the victim, Robert Dillman, went through the door of the Providence Boulevard CVS after he was stabbed and an employee quickly took her coat off and applied pressure to the wound.
Whether you are looking for something fun to do with the family, an outing with your friends or a weekend getaway, ClickOrlando.com has you covered. Sunday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 22: Enzian KidFest at Enzian Theater, Winter Park.
Pakistani beauticians apply henna designs to customers ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday which marks the end of Ramadan at a beauty salon in Karachi on July 16, 2015. Muslims globally have been marking the month of Ramadan which ends with the Eid al-Fitr holiday.
The Lake Mary company that leases Sanford's Marina Island in the downtown district recently paid $158,371 it owed in overdue property taxes for the past two years, according to the Seminole County Tax Collector's Office. Last month, Sanford City Manager Norton Bonaparte sent Frank Cerasoli, a management member of TFA IV LLC of Lake Mary, a letter saying that the company had not paid the property taxes since 2013 on the two parcels it leases from the city.