| Jan 2, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Emeril's Florida season two premieres Sunday, Jan. 5 at 2:30 p.m. with a stop in Central Florida. In the first episode, "Coming to America," Emeril explores some of Florida's most treasured imports: restaurateurs and chefs who have immigrated from...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has launched an investigation into the autopsy of Marlon Brown, the DeLand man run over by a police officer in May, a letter to Brown's family attorney shows.
Last month, Brown's family publicly criticized the...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:25 AM
DeLand ran away with the title today in the Sentinel's first Other Best Downtown bracket competition.
DeLand beat out Mount Dora by more than 8,000 votes in the final round of the contest that kicked off Thanksgiving Day.
Just after noon DeLand police...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A train conductor was killed when several freight cars derailed on tracks near the SunRail station in Sanford on Thursday morning, authorities said.
The derailment happened on a track near SunRail construction off State Road 46, according to the Florida...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:22 AM
A three-month state investigation into the autopsy of the DeLand man who was run over by a rookie cop in May determined that the Medical Examiner did not misrepresent facts in listing the cause of death as accidental suffocation.
Marlon Brown was run...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:59 PM
The boys track and field season is underway. Here is a look at top athletes and teams:
Xavier Atkins, Port Orange Spruce Creek, Soph.: One of nation's young sprint standouts with times of 10.47 seconds for 100 meters and 21.10 for 200....
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Class 8A, District 2 at Spruce Creek
Lake Mary 62, Orange City University 19
Port Orange Spruce Creek 49, Lake Brantley 36
Lyman 56, DeLand 49
Seminole 58, Hagerty 42
Seminole 52, Lyman 47.
Spruce Creek 51, Lake Mary 43....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
No. 1 Apopka 49, Freedom 0 - F
Merritt Island 21, No. 2 Oviedo 3 - F
No. 3 Dr. Phillips 51, No. 13 Orlando University 14 - F
No. 4 West Orange 43, Jones 0 - F
Plantation American Heritage 6, No. 5 Daytona Beach Mainland 0 -...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Longwood Lyman linebacker Greg Gooch, one of the top players in the state this season who is ranked No. 8 in the Sentinel’s 2014 Central Florida Super60, took his first official recruiting visit to Iowa State this past weekend and he said he loved...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:41 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- It may not be enough to know economics or physics anymore. Lawmakers want to make it mandatory for high-schoolers to take a financial literacy course teaching them how to manage money and protect their credit scores.
Sen. Dorothy Hukill,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:51 AM
On Thursday night the city of DeLand accepted the Sentinel's Other Best Downtown award, the culmination of a contest in which 16 Central Florida towns (excluding Orlando) competed for reader votes.
I presented a certificate to city official at a meeting...