| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:37 PM
The Lake County School district has yet to make a final decision on whether it will allow a Gay-Straight Alliance student group to form at Carver Middle School in Leesburg. We first wrote about the issue last week. Carver Middle School eighth-grader Bayli...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:33 PM
At a meeting of Central Florida school boards this morning, Lake County's Roseanne Brandenburg wanted to know what other districts had done about Gay-Straight Alliance clubs forming in their schools. The Lake County School Board is embroiled in a...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Beacon College, a tiny private school in Leesburg that primarily serves students with learning disabilities, will break ground Friday on an 8,000-square-foot classroom and administration building. It's the first of several buildings planned for the coming...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 3:55 PM
He was just here, but now he's back: Luke Bryan, who performed in South Florida earlier this month, will headline the 28th annual 99.9 Kiss Country Chili Cookoff Sunday at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines.
Bryan highlighted the Bud Light Championship...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 10:18 PM
Dennis Afanasev, who grew up in Williamsburg, finished in the top 32 of the boys 14-and-under division at the Orange Bowl tournament in south Florida, one of the top youth tennis events in the world.
After winning four matches in the qualifying rounds,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Adventist: Excludes 2,954 per-diem workers; includes Florida Hospital system and several Adventist Care Center nursing homes.
Comcast: Universal Orlando resort; excludes local cable-TV operations.
Orlando Health: Excludes 1,632 per-diem workers; does...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Orangewood 38, Pierson Taylor 7
Orange City University 28, Lyman 27
DeLand 32, Jacksonville Mandarin 30
Father Lopez 24, Ormond Calvary Christian12
Jacksonville Sandalwood 28, Spruce Creek 13
| Mar 22, 2013
| 5:22 AM
Ella Renee Stevens, a patient financial services manager at a Leesburg medical center, has been charged with Grand Theft for llegedly stealing more than $5,000 from the hospital -- and a patient, reprots WFTV ABC News-9 in Orlando.
Cops found an empty...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Super 16 scores
No. 1 Dr. Phillips 21, Edgewater 14 - F
No. 2 Timber Creek 20, Winter Springs 6 - F
No. 4 South Sumter 70, Weeki Wachee 7 - F
No. 5 Freedom 51, Liberty 27 - F
No. 6 Lake Brantley 48, No. 7 Olympia 21 - F
No. 8 Apopka 57, North...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 9:25 PM
No. 3 Kissimmee Osceola 43, Kissimmee Liberty 6 - F
No. 4 Bushnell South Sumter 42, Keystone Heights 0 - F
No. 6 Lake Brantley 21, No. 8 Lake Mary 17 - F
No. 11 Oviedo 16, Oak Ridge 14 - F
No. 14 Orlando First Academy 56, Tampa...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:04 PM
No. 1 Dr. Phillips 27, No. 4 Freedom 14 - F
No. 2 Kissimmee Osceola 28, Kissimmee Gateway 0 - F
No. 3 Bushnell South Sumter 49, Umatilla 13 - F
No. 5 Lake Brantley 37, Orange City University 14 - F
No. 6 Apopka 61, Wekiva 0 - F
| Nov 2, 2011
The thing about adversity is that it sometimes allows the path — and the purpose — of individual destiny to become more clear.
And so it is with Randi Pelton. Let's catch up with her.
Randi is the lady who had to wait nearly four months to...