| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Larry Pultz was a tall, strong man, "a John Wayne" right down to his cowboy hat. But he was also a tender-hearted father who insisted on rocking his babies to sleep and a veterinarian who'd get up in the middle of the night to care for a sick animal....
| Jul 27, 2014
Carol Perry struggled with rheumatoid arthritis but still was quick to volunteer to help the elderly with errands and to drive them to doctors' appointments.
During her five decades in Orange and Seminole counties, she helped the young and the old...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:54 AM
JOSE E. SANCHEZ, 37, Melbourne Beach, died July 20. Funeraria Porta Coeli, Kissimmee.
NATIVIDAD ALVAREZ, 88, Orlando, died Wednesday. Family Funeral Care, Hunter's Creek.
PABLO ESPINO GONZALEZ, 65, Orlando, died July 19. Funeraria Porta...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The player rumors continue to swirl around Orlando City during the summer transfer window, with Brazilian winger Robinho the latest big name to be connected to the Lions.
While Orlando City will look to bolster its roster with designated players,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Retiring boys basketball coaches John Zeoli of DeLand and Bob Traina of Seminole will be honored for compiling over 500 career wins and their contrilbutions to high school basketball as part of Wednesday’s Florida Association of Basketball Coaches...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Last season’s Class 8A boys basketball state runner-ujp, Evans, beat reigning 7A state champion Oviedo to win last weekend’s Rollins University high school basketball team camp.
The Trojans, with rising seniors C.J. Williamson and Kerry...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:32 AM
It's summertime, so principals are on the move in area schools. It's a tradition parents rarely like. In Seminole County, seven shifts have already been announced at the elementary, middle and high school level.
The largest school to be affected is...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Fourth-grade FCAT writing scores fell in Seminole County this year, a drop the superintendent says defies immediate explanation but will get a "roll up our sleeves" study. The percentage of county fourth graders who passed the state writing test, 49...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Four months after Oviedo guard Qua Harper beat the buzzer with a dramatic 3-point shot from the right wing in a state semifinal win he was Mr. Big Shot again on Thursday night.
The 6-foot-2 rising senior knocked down another 3 from deep in the right...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches’ Central Florida Futures Shootout, Thursday night at Lake Mary Prep, will showcase 20 girls and 20 boys in a doubleheader.
Colonial’s Astaja Tyghter, Cassie Ketchum of Boone, Vernisha Andrews...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:59 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Central Florida voters can expect to witness a handful of heated races for the state Legislature this year.
But the outcomes aren’t likely to place much of a dent in Republican control of the statehouse, even as the region...