| 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,...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:56 PM
When people think of Florida disasters, hurricanes always comes to mind, but tornadoes have cast their deadly pall on the state as well.
One Sunday night in 1998 became the deadliest tornado event in Florida history, with 12 tornadoes touching down...
| 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...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Who doesn’t love dachshund races? Plus canine games, dog training, agility demonstrations, the Easter Bunny and food trucks.
All will be on hand at a free event for the whole family, including your pets, on Saturday, March 22. Seminole...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:49 AM
The final 2013-14 FABC-Source Hoops girls basketball state rankings were released this week, and predictably, state champ Grandview Prep is No. 1 in Class 2A. State semifinalist Palm Beach Lakes finished No. 3 in 7A and 7A regional finalist Nova wound...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:05 PM
SANFORD, Fla. -- As protests expanded nationally over George Zimmerman's acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin, activists in the town where the trial was held complained that police had foiled their plans for a large gathering.
Organizers with the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Following a request from the FBI, the Sanford Police Department reported Thursday that it has halted its plan to return George Zimmerman's gun and other pieces of evidence used at his murder trial.
The move is a clear sign that the U.S. Department of...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 10:03 AM
They are frightened, frustrated and fuming. They gathered under a blazing sun in Central Florida and across the country Saturday with common fears, worried their child will be the next Trayvon Martin.
A week after a Sanford jury found George Zimmerman...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:25 AM
SANFORD, Fla. -- Police Chief Cecil Smith came to this city in the early heated days of controversy over the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer named George Zimmerman.
It was April 1, 2012, six weeks after the shooting,...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Sanford police confirmed Monday they had delivered boxes of evidence from their investigation into George Zimmerman to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Orlando office.
Capt. Jim McAuliffe said the delivery — which includes the gun Zimmerman...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:11 PM
While living in isolation during the George Zimmerman murder trial, jurors went bowling, saw a Fourth of July fireworks display and got manicures and pedicures, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday.
Those were counterpoints to the...