(Courtesy: Shirley Family)

Couple Dies Minutes Apart From Each Other

Tom and Naomi Shirley took so many journeys in life together, perhaps it’s not surprising they took their final journey together as well.


Murdered  woman Kimberly Lindsey (

Missing Nurse’s Death Is Homicide Investigation

A grieving family shared their heart-wrenching goodbye after their mother, who was considered missing, was found dead in a Clewiston sugar cane field.


Darius Redd, 18, was released from Jackson Memorial Hospital after receiving a heart and kidney transplant. (CBS4)

New Heart, New Kidney, New Hope For Clewiston Teen

In less than a year 18-year-old Darius Redd went from being a 260 pound high school football and basketball player, the picture of health, to a 100-pound-lighter teen who relied on a cane to walk. His heart had failed him, but Monday, that failure turned to hope.


Darius red is shown here with doctors before leaving for the holiday. (Source: David Sutta)

High School Athlete Awaiting Heart Transplant Goes Home For Holidays

A Florida high school athlete on a heart assist device, and awaiting a heart and kidney transplant, will be going home Friday just in time to celebrate the holidays with his family.



Drought-Damaged Florida Sugar Harvest Begins

On the southern shores of Lake Okeechobee, an all out effort started Saturday to harvest one of the sweetest crops in the nation, as South Florida’s sugar cane harvest started. The round-the-clock effort has been affected by drought and last winter’s freezing temperatures.


(CBS4) This Husky, named Rachael Ray, was one of 46 dogs rescued from a Clewiston puppy mill by the Broward Humane Society.

New ‘Leash’ On Life For Rescued Puppy Mill Dogs

Dozens of dogs rescued from a Florida puppy mill are getting new homes Thursday after dog lovers lined up at the Humane Society of Broward County to give the canines a second chance.


(CBS4) One of 46 dogs rescued by the Broward Humane Society from a Clewiston puppy mill.

Rescued Dogs Need Loving New Homes

Dozens of dogs rescued from a Florida puppy mill will be ready for adoption at the Broward Humane Society by the end of the week.



Clewiston Puppy Mill Dogs Find Sanctuary At Broward Humane Society

Dozens of dogs were rescued from a Florida puppy mill and many of them ended up at the Broward Humane Society.


cold cooler weather beach bundled up

Broward, Miami Temps Dip Into 40s

A strong cold front moved down the state and rapidly dropped temperatures and wind chills down into the 40’s or lower in Broward and Miami-Dade County Saturday night and Sunday morning.


U.S. Sugar said they will only be able to harvest 60 percent of this year's crop.  (Source: U.S. Sugar)

Cold Snap Severely Damaged Sugar Crop

While farmers in southern Miami-Dade may have suffered minimal damage from our recent cold snap, it’s a very different story for the sugarcane crop.