| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Eight years ago, Randy Pawlowski was winding down after work one night, channel-surfing, when he flipped on a Diane Sawyer special: Crisis in America's foster-care system.
Pawlowski was in his early 40s. He was single, a dean at what's now called...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:33 PM
A Longwood man wanting to get his start in the child-pornography business planned to slash the throats of a mother and father so he could drug and rape their 9-year-old daughter, videotape their sex acts and then kill her, too, state law-enforcement...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Go ahead, Central Florida, sit back, relax and enjoy the view from your seat on SunRail.
Today is a day to celebrate.
The new $1.2 billion commuter train will begin shuttling passengers for the first time.
Metro Orlando joins urban trendsetters such...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Demand for pilots has prompted Aerosim Flight Academy to partner with Seminole State College in offering college credits to pilot graduates.
The Sanford-based academy’s FAA-certified graduates are now eligible to earn 27 credits toward a two-...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Sanford Seminole Top Prospects
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Class of 2015
S Antonio Alston, 6-5, 190
LB Demetrius Artis, 5-11, 216
WR Corey Colston,
DL Bakorey Davis, 6-0, 240
TE Gage Krull, 6-6, 205
DL Eric Martin, 6-0, 250
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:12 PM
SANFORD — On the third day of an attempted murder trial, a Sanford judge reversed himself and gave "stand your ground" immunity to an Altamonte Springs man who shot another man in a bar fight.
Christopher Roelofsen, 34, had been facing a long...
| 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
| 3:39 PM
Upcoming high school spring break tournaments include:
Central Florida Spring Break Slam
At Dr. Phillips, West Orange and Apopka Stuart Martin County vs. Wekiva, 10 a.m., at Dr. Phillips; Jacksonville Bolles vs. Panama City Beach Arnold,...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Yow Dance will perform in Seminole State College's fifth annual "Spring Into Dance" concert this weekend. Yow Dance is under the direction of Eric Yow, an adjunct professor at the college.
Choreography is by Yow and troupe dancers Christin Caviness,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The second season of Pop-Up Pianos culminates Sunday, April 6, with a concert, contest and auction at Sanford's Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center.
The art-and-music event, which begins at 2:30 p.m., is a fundraiser for the Steinway Society of...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Seven Central Florida high schools ranked nationally on the "Best High Schools" list put out today by U.S. News. The Osceola County School for the Arts in Kissimmee was the top-ranked local school, with Lyman High in Longwood not far behind.