6th-Grader Arrested After Confrontation Over Pledge Of AllegianceA sixth-grader faces charges of disrupting a school function and resisting arrest after a confrontation that followed his refusal to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.
Florida Man Charged With Aiming Red Laser At HelicopterA Florida man has been charged with pointing a laser at a law enforcement helicopter.
Work-Release Inmates Help Rescue Florida Baby Locked In SUVA group of convicts sprung into action and helped break into a car, something they will most certainly not be getting into any trouble for doing.
Group Kicks Off Effort To Expand Mental Health Training For First RespondersThe chaos and carnage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last year exposed once again a critical need for first responders — mental health training.
Health Officials: Former Miami Restaurant Worker Identified As Having Hepatitis AThe Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade says a former restaurant employee tested positive for hepatitis A.
Gov. DeSantis Pursues New School Voucher ProgramGov. Ron DeSantis said Friday he wants to create a new “equal opportunity” voucher program to eliminate a waiting list of about 14,000 low-income students seeking to use state-backed scholarships to attend private schools.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Orders All Flags Flown At Half-Staff To Honor Parkland VictimsFlags throughout the State of Florida are flying at half-staff Thursday.
Florida Lawmakers Grapple With Felons’ Voting RightsFlorida House members Thursday began delving into what many state officials are calling ambiguities in a constitutional amendment that restores the right to vote for most felons who have completed their sentences.