The 2016 Florida Teacher of the Year was named Thursday night and the winner is Tampa Bay area language arts teacher.
Florida’s clerks of court are leading the nation in making electronic state court records available to the public online.
It should go without saying, your child is not a hood ornament. Well, authorities said a central Florida woman is facing a child cruelty charge after she drove down a busy road with her teenage son on the hood of her car.
Two boaters were killed after hitting a bridge pylon on a lake in central Florida.
Three Central Florida residents have filed a legal challenge against a state decision allowing hunters to use silencers, citing safety issues as their primary concern.
Three Florida chickens tested positive for the possibly fatal West Nile Virus.
Three men, in central Florida, have been charged with several felonies and misdemeanors for the alleged illegal harvest, selling and buying of 2,100 pounds of freshwater turtles.
A southwest Florida man died after he was apparently struck by lightning, according to authorities.
Senators started moving forward Monday with a sales-tax holiday for back-to-school shoppers, but the proposal is a week shorter than requested by Gov. Rick Scott.
George Zimmerman, the man acquitted of murder charges in July for the fatal shooting of Miami Gardens teen Trayvon Martin, will not have domestic violence charges filed against him, prosecutors say.