| May 31, 2014
| 6:33 AM
A Florida man caught video and photos of a black bear lounging on a hammock in his neighbor's Daytona Beach backyard, according to WESH.
The animal initially struggled to get situated, but once it got comfortable it chilled out in the hammock for...
| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:39 AM
A Brevard County man was diving near Sebastian Inlet when he had a close encounter with a great white shark.
Jimmy Roseman of West Melbourne was diving and spearfishing southeast of Sebastian Inlet on Florida's East Coast earlier this month and...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| May 18, 2014
| 11:10 AM
AJ Westbrook said he was quite surprised to be offered a football scholarship over the phone by Florida State offense of line coach Rick Trickett on Sunday.
"I didn't really say much but after I got off, I was jumping up-and-down," said Westbrook,...
| 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...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Is there room on December's holiday buffet for another high-school football all-star game?
Wade Rollinson thinks the answer is yes, as long as the game is a replica of an event that long was regarded as one of the nation's premier all-star events....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Orange Coast College cheerleading team took first place at a recent competition in Florida, according to a news release.
The Costa Mesa school won a coed division at the 34th National Cheerleaders Assn. & National Dance Alliance Collegiate Cheer...
| May 8, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Cats that were removed from a hoarding situation urgently need adoption and/or fostering.
Over 60 cats were accepted by Halifax Humane Society Wednesday after being taken from a hoarding case in Deltona to the Daytona Beach area animal shelter due...
| May 13, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Marcus Brunson has been sitting among the top players of the Sentinel's 2015 Central Florida Super60 rankings alone with a blank spot in his offer column.
Of the Top 21 players in the Super60, only the Daytona Beach linebacker, who is ranked No. 11, had...
| May 24, 2014
| 5:58 PM
| May 2, 2014
| 12:31 PM
The state’s dog tracks would be required to report greyound-racing injuries under a measure approved by state senators in the waning hours of the annual lawmaking session.
The measure, SB 742, now must get rushed to the House for a vote there....