| 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,...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The 8-year-old girl hit by a pickup while crossing the street in Altamonte Springs earlier this month has died, and police are investigating whether a broken streetlight contributed to her death.
Kaila Strucke was in a medically-induced coma at Arnold...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The 8-year-old Altamonte Springs girl hit by a truck while crossing the street Wednesday remained in critical condition Friday evening, her father said.
Kaila Strucke was still in a medically induced coma at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Jeremy...
| 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...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The 52-year-old father who shot his three children, killing two of them before turning a gun on himself, was getting mental-health treatment before the rampage, his attorney said Monday.
Attorney Douglas Kneller, who represented David Mohney in his...
| Nov 18, 2014
Al-Anon: 12-step group open to families and friends coping with problem drinkers. Daytime and evening meetings at various locations. Free. 407-896-4929 or 407-265-7334.
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Support groups for caregivers. 10 a.m....
| 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 1, 2014
| 3:08 PM
A 7th grader at First Academy-Leesburg Christian school was listed in critical but stable condition after a golf cart incident Friday night in Fruitland Park, officials said.
Brady Murdock was doing better on Saturday, and may be able to go home in...