| May 14, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Former Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy is a man for all seasons.
He's been at the forefront to help raise money for Seminole County schools. He's served on the board of directors for the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. He's been a strong...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Two teams from Seminole County Public Schools have placed first in the nation for their projects in the SECME engineering competition.
The teams, from Milwee Middle School and Hagerty High School, first had to compete in a regional event held in...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Three hundred elementary schools -- and likely at least a handful in Central Florida -- will have to add an hour to their day next year, using the time for extra reading instruction, under the budget the Florida Legislature just approved. For the past two...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Water activities are one of the many pleasures of living in Florida, but they are not without their dangers. As weather and water heat up, the threat of Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba that thrives in warm, fresh water, rises.
| Apr 29, 2014
| 11:57 AM
State senators on Monday advanced legislation that would more harshly punish Florida teachers who molest or have sex with students.
Enhanced criminal penalties would apply to authority figures -- teachers, coaches, counselors and school volunteers...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:13 AM
A bill that calls for harsher punishments for Florida teachers who molest or have sex with students is headed to Gov. Rick Scott for his signature.
The ennhanced criminal penalties would apply to authority figures — teachers, coaches, counselors...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 3:36 PM
SANFORD — Frustrated by George Zimmerman's failure to respond to her divorce petition, Shellie Zimmerman is now asking a judge to stop the delays and simply grant her a divorce.
Shellie Zimmerman, 26, filed for a divorce Sept. 5.
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:47 PM
John Wayne Rogers is a blind man who two years ago shot dead an overnight guest in his living room.
He was cleared of murder in that case, and today in a Sanford courtroom, he'll ask Circuit Judge John Galluzzo to return his .308-caliber assault rifle,...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Seminole County school leaders pleaded with Gov. Rick Scott this week to fix Florida's confusing "scholar" diploma rules and the resulting "senseless retroactive testing" of students. In a letter sent this week, they asked him to exempt this year's...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:37 PM
An aspiring chef from Seminole County is one of two young cooks who will compete for the title of 2014 American Culinary Federation Southeast Region Student Chef of the Year. The competition takes place at Trident Technical College, North Charleston, S.C....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:22 PM
A barricade of tables, chairs, other furniture and odds and ends piles up onstage at the Athens Theatre in DeLand. Delicate lighting sets the mood. A half-dozen musicians tug at the heartstrings as they mournfully play. Before long, more than 40 actors...