Authorities are investigating the death of a 16-year-old girl who died after falling from a high ropes course at a camp on the South Carolina-North Carolina border, officials said Tuesday.
A former central Florida high school teacher who admitted to having sex with a trio of Lakeland teen boys was sentenced to 22 years in prison.
Authorities are trying to identify a body found in a burning car on a Lakeland golf course.
Animal rights group in Florida are set to hold rallies Monday opposing the state’s plans to bring back an annual bear hunt.
One Marathon man is saving animals’ lives by flying them to new homes.
Forging pet health certificates to trick consumers is nothing new, but one Lakeland couple used their positions to dupe an unprecedented number of people. They are now facing several charges.
The Florida Senate gave a tentative approval to a bill that would give incentives to adopt children in state care as well as repeal a nearly 40-year-old ban on gay adoption.
A Senate bill would reduce travel time for shoppers looking for liquor and groceries but keep up a wall between them.
An alcohol measure that would allow shoppers to pick up fifths of alcohol in grocery stores passed its first hurdle in the House Wednesday but not without objection from Florida’s largest grocer.
Police said a sleeping passenger told them he had no idea that the driver had been fatally shot.