| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:28 AM
A 12-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle early this morning while crossing a road in Osceola County on his way to a school bus stop, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at 6:40 a.m., near a school bus stop on Cobblestone...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:16 PM
An Orange County man was charged after his 4-month-old daughter died Tuesday from injuries sustained when her bouncy chair fell from a table, deputies said.
Heriberto Montes-Ramos Jr., 18, was charged with child neglect with great bodily harm on...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 11:07 AM
On most Tuesday and Thursday afternoons recently, Sam Wainman played lacrosse with friends in a field next to the First Baptist Church of Chuluota.
They were waiting for a magical date, Jan. 19. That date arrived Monday, the official start of lacrosse...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:59 AM
Here are your stories for Thursday in Central Florida: two died after being on Disney rides last year; biggest black bear in Florida killed Sunday; "Old Florida" Tumblr shares memorabilia; and more.
1. Two Disney World visitors died late last year after...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:00 PM
Aubrey Clark has overcome severe brain swelling and dangerous spikes in brain pressure since being hit by an SUV on her way to her Ocoee home from Citrus Elementary School earlier this week.
On Thursday, she was under sedation in the intensive-care...
| 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 11, 2014
| 10:09 AM
A 15-year-old boy who was shot outside an apartment complex Wednesday night might be paralyzed, officials said.
The boy is the third child in two weeks to suffer an injury from a shooting in west Orange County.
No arrests have been made.
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The young couple was looking forward to Christmas, spending Sunday afternoon shopping for gifts with their 2-year-old daughter at the Toys R Us near Waterford Lakes Town Center.
Later in the day, on their way home from dinner at a Japanese steakhouse, a...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:07 PM
SANFORD – A judge on Tuesday sentenced a Seminole County man to 20 years in prison for shaking his 8-week-old son to death.
Tiny Eli Heath was found limp and not breathing July 11, 2013, and was rushed to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children with...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:14 PM
The wrong-way driver in a Sunday night crash that killed him, a young couple, and a their 2-year-old girl was identified as a 32-year-old Orlando man, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said.
William Ogletree was driving a 1997 GMC SUV west in the...
| 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...