| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:38 AM
A 12-year-old boy recovering in a local hospital after he was shot in a drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon in Leesburg has been identified.
The boy, Jahjuan Edwards, was sitting in front of an apartment building at 211 Church St. when he was shot by a...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:59 PM
LEESBURG — The day after Trenton Rene Dennard drove up to a crowd of people outside an apartment complex and opened fire, injuring a 12-year-old and grazing another bystander, he sent a friend request to the young boy's aunt on Facebook, according...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:29 PM
The hopes that Demetrios Vergos had of his son playing football ended the moment young Petey collapsed during a physical education class.
It was August 2004, and Petey was living in Lake Wales at the time. Petey, then 6 years old, was airlifted to...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
When paramedics found 3-year-old Charlie Brame at her Orlando home Sunday, she had bruises on her back and head, signs of sexual abuse and she could barely breathe.
Doctors later found swelling on her scalp and blood pooling in her skull, an Orlando...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Rosie Coleman is going home today.
She was born six months and two days ago with a condition called omphalocele. Her intestines were outside of her body through a hole in her belly button. Her heart too needed some surgery.
She's all better now.
| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:03 PM
By the time Rosie Coleman was 6 months old, she had already had five major surgeries.
She was born with her intestines outside of her body through a hole in her belly button, a condition called omphalocele. Doctors found that her heart needed repair,...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:50 AM
An 11-year-old-girl is recovering after more than two dozen shots were fired into an Apopka-area home early Sunday morning, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
"She's doing much better," Jeff Williamson, a spokesman for the Sheriff's Office, said...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Shots fired into an Apopka-area home early Sunday morning left an 11-year-old girl hospitalized.
Several shots were fired into a home on West 13th Street near Apopka at about 1 a.m., Orange County Sheriff spokesman Jeff Williamson said. One of the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:11 AM
A Bushnell woman and a child riding in another car were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 301 in Sumter County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Kristie L. White, 43, was southbound about 6 a.m. Monday in a Chevrolet Cavalier when a Kia...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:57 AM
A 17-year-old girl hurt after she fell off a skateboard being pulled by a car has died, officials said.
Haley Hodge, of Satellite Beach, was riding a skateboard that was being towed by a Toyota Celica with a rope on northbound Tropical Trail in Merritt...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:58 PM
With growing concern over the spread of Ebola to two health-care workers in Texas, Florida officials are calling for additional equipment, training and direction to ensure the state is ready if a case is reported here.
On Wednesday, Gov. Rick Scott...