| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:09 PM
The schedule for Tuesday’s Feb. 19 boys basketball region semifinals. Games start at 7 p.m.:
Class 8A, Region 1
Hagerty (23-5) at DeLand (22-7)
Dr. Phillips (20-8) at Wekiva (15-12)
Class 8A, Region 2
Orlando University (16-11) at Port St....
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:59 AM
Central Florida has not exactly been a breeding ground recently for Football Bowl Subdivision offensive linemen.
Sure, there have been a few. Ty Darlington is the most recent success story, considering what he accomplished as a freshman this past season...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Here's a list of all spring football games in our coverage area. Please alert us of any errors or changes.
Thursday, May 16
Cornerstone Charter at Master’s Academy DNR
Lake Nona 33, First Academy 21 - Final (3 varsity quarters)
| Oct 6, 2012
Roaring engines and crashing waves are the soundtrack for this week's Postcards dispatch.
Let's start with the engines.
Biketoberfest returns Oct. 18-21 in Volusia County, a magnet for motorcyclists worldwide interested in riding in the fall weather...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott's sell-job on the economy is “it's working.” But apparently, Florida's decline to 7.8 percent unemployment isn't enough to convince lawmakers to go along with his request for more corporate tax breaks. The...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:33 AM
The Florida Democratic Party has until 5 p.m. on Sept. 11 to name a replacement candidate for Dennis Mulder, the Democratic nominee who last week dropped out of a potentially competitive race in House District 27. Among the people rumored to be interested...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:35 PM
U.S. News & World Report this morning released the results of its newest annual college rankings — and one list shows that UCF and five other Florida universities are among the nation's top higher-education institutions. I posted an article online...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:40 PM
There's plenty of turn-the-clock back music on tap this week in Central Florida: In Orlando, Commander Cody, famous for boogie-woogie, R&B-flavored rock ‘n' roll dance-floor burners such as “Hot Rod Lincoln,” will stop on Thursday, Oct....
| 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 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...