| 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...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:53 PM
The Sands Theater Company has planned an ambitious season that opens with the songs of Elvis Presley and culminates with beloved Broadway musical "Les Miserables."
Performances are at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., DeLand. For more information...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Winner of two Drama Desk awards and a Theater World Award, "All Shook Up" brings the tunes of Elvis Presley to DeLand's Athens Theatre this Thursday, Aug. 8.
The 2004 musical is loosely based on William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," but uses Elvis's...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Eric Dusenbery, executive director and photographer of Cinderic Documentaries, Inc. in DeLand, whose photographs explore the details and intricacies of the people and environments of Florida will showcase some of his works at the Mount Dora Center for the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Sometimes a tattoo can hide a multitude of sins.
Kelsey Turner, a 25-year-old DeLand man, is accused of concealing a 5-year-old boy's with fake tats on the lad's midsection, reports WKMG CBS News-6 in Orlando.
An observant teacher at the boy's...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:42 AM
No. 1 Apopka 52, No. 3 West Orange 35 - F
No. 2 Dr. Phillips 49, Boone 10 - F
No. 4 Lake Mary 37, No. 10 Lake Brantley 28 - F
No. 5 Winter Park 34, No. 11 Timber Creek 29 - F
No. 6 Daytona Beach Mainland 62, Deltona 0 - F
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:06 PM
The first Central Florida sighting of the SunRail commuter train — at least part of it — is only a few weeks away.
A rail car with all the official decals and splashes of yellow, blue and orange paint is about to depart the upstate New...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:19 PM
No. 1 Apopka 43, Evans 0 - F
No. 2 Dr. Phillips 54, Cypress Creek 6 - F
No. 3 West Orange 43, Olympia 0 - F
No. 4 Mainland 14, New Smyrna Beach 13 - F/OT
No. 5 Lake Mary 33, Lyman 23 - F
No. 6 Winter Park 24, Hagerty 8 - F...
| 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...