| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The bad news about Florida's favorite chubby mammal, the manatee, is that its 47-year run as an endangered species may be coming to an end.
And the good news about the manatee is that its 47-year run as an endangered species may be coming to an end....
| Jul 9, 2014
CAROL A. HUBENER, 75, Merritt Island, died Tuesday. Beckman-Williamson Funeral Home, Cocoa Beach.
PATRICK R. JAMES, 47, Indialantic, died July 2. Beckman-Williamson Funeral Home, Cocoa Beach.
CHARLES JASPER III, 72, Titusville, died Tuesday....
| Jun 26, 2014
Betty Harper Moyer, 87, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at The Heritage at Lowman Home in Chapin, South Carolina.
Born in Onego, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie G. Harper and Carrie Smith Harper. She was the wife of the late Morgan B....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:36 PM
You've heard of square dancing and you've heard of line dancing, but did you know the granddaddy of partnered folk dance is called 'contra'? While modern square dancing comes out of a 1920s American revival of the art, contra dancing is the original...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:13 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott signed a record $77 billion, election-year budget Monday that boosts spending on schools and the environment while sparing hundreds of millions in local projects from the threat of vetoes.
The spending plan for the...
| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Florida once again topped both the nation and the world for its number of shark attacks with a total of 24 unprovoked incidences during 2013, according to statistics compiled by SharkAttackFile.net.
That number makes up nearly half of the 53...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Thursday, August 22
The Villages 34, Branford 0 - F
South Daytona Warner Christian 16, Melbourne Holy Trinity 3 - F
South Sumter 35, Dunnellon 19 - F
Montverde 19, St. Petersburg Shorecrest Prep 14 - F
Daytona Beach Mainland 14, Lake Mary 9 - F...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The U.S. military will be letting the Navy Blue Angels and Air Force Thunderbirds back in the sky in 2014, and several Florida stops have already been announced.
"Community outreach is key to connecting Americans to the military," said Blue Angels...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:19 PM
No. 1 Apopka 43, Evans 0 - F
No. 2 Dr. Phillips 54, Cypress Creek 6 - F
No. 3 West Orange 43, Olympia 0 - F
No. 4 Mainland 14, New Smyrna Beach 13 - F/OT
No. 5 Lake Mary 33, Lyman 23 - F
No. 6 Winter Park 24, Hagerty 8 - F...
| Apr 20, 2013
Al Neuharth, the newspaper mogul who in 1982 made a $1-billion gamble called USA Today that earned derision for its emphasis on brevity, flashy graphics and upbeat stories but endured to become the nation's largest-circulation newspaper, died Friday in...