450 Florida National Guard Begin Deployment On Mission To The Middle EastFour hundred fifty men and woman from the Florida National Guard 1st Battalion, 124th Infantry are deploying on a year-long mission to the Middle East.
FEMA Asks Pentagon To Ready Thousands Of Troops To Support Vaccine PushThe Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has asked the Pentagon to ready as many as 10,000 troops to support 100 COVID-19 vaccination sites nationwide, with the goal of administering 450,000 vaccinations a day.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Sends 500 National Guard Troops To Washington, D.C.Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday said 500 members of the Florida National Guard were en route to Washington, D.C to assist during the police-brutality protests that have gripped the nation's capital.
Coronavirus Update: Florida Activates National Guard, Prohibits Visitors From All Elder Care FacilitiesFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis is activating the Florida National Guard to combat the spread of coronavirus in the Sunshine state.
National Guard Soldiers Receive Hero’s Welcome At Return CeremonyWednesday night the wait was over for several families – their soldiers were finally coming home.
Another Debate Looms About Guns On CampusTwo Republican lawmakers Monday filed proposals that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on college and university campuses, setting the stage for a renewed debate about the controversial issue.
Gov. Scott Orders Inspections Of Planned ParenthoodsGov. Rick Scott ordered state health officials to inspect Planned Parenthood offices that perform abortions.
Gov. Scott Orders Guard Recruiters To Work From ArmoryFlorida Governor Rick Scott ordered the state's National Guard recruiters to work in nearby armories, following the deadly shooting in Tennessee that killed four marines and one sailor.
Beer Growlers, Ticket Quotas, Abortion Waiting Period Among New LawsThe state's record-setting budget goes into effect on Wednesday, along with 130 other new laws that were produced by the Legislature this year in the regular and special sessions and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.
State Agencies Impacted If Budget Deal Can't Be ReachEvery thing from money for teachers and child abuse investigations to how the state responds in the wake of a hurricanes would be impacted if the Florida legislature can't reach a deal on a new budget in the next couple of weeks.
Scott Names New Adjutant General Of Florida National GuardFlorida Governor Rick Scott has named Brig. Gen. Michael Calhoun as the next adjutant general of the Florida National guard.
Retired Cop Accused Of Child Molestation Appears In CourtOne of the few times retired Miami cop Juan Roman held his head up in court Monday was right after the judge called his name.
Reggie Wayne's 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp EntrancesIndianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.
Purple Heart Recipients Could Be Granted Free Tolls, AdmissionsA new proposal would allow free tolls and park admissions for Purple Heart recipients living in Florida.
Miami Herald Reporter Detained In Venezuela Back In Miami A Miami Herald reporter held in Venezuela against his will arrived in Miami on Sunday. Andean bureau chief Jim Wyss arrived aboard an American Airline flight which landed at Miami International Airport at 10:38 a.m.