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17th Annual Johns Lake Holiday Boat Parade

The 17th Annual Johns Lake Holiday Boat Parade will be on Sunday, Dec. 17th, at 6:00pm. See over 40 boats decorated in lights! Public viewing is from the Public Boat Ramp on Lake Blvd. in Winter Garden from approx. 7:00-7:30. This location is off Hwy 50 on Lake/Orange County Line. All boats partici

CLERMONTNEWSLEADER.COM - 2017-11-23 09:27:00

Georgia man killed in freak Volusia County crash, troopers say

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - A 25-year-old Georgia man was killed Tuesday in Volusia County after he was run over by his own truck which had stalled in the driveway of a home in the 1900 block of Camp South Moon Road, troopers said. Jase Kanger had gotten out of a 2000 Dodge pickup truck when it stalled a

WFTV - 2017-11-22 03:37:45

Man gets 4 years for fatal hit-and-run crash

Updated: Nov 22, 2017 - 4:58 AMBARTOW, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been sentenced to four years in prison for a fatal hit-and-run crash. The Ledger reports that 66-year-old John Haag May Jr. was sentenced Monday. He pleaded no contest last month to leaving the scene of an accident involving a de

WFTV - 2017-11-22 09:58:24

Man shot to death in Sanford, police say

A man was killed in a shooting at an apartment complex in Sanford. It happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night at the Overlook at Monroe Apartments, not far from Central Florida Regional Hospital. Antoine Haggins was in his car when police say the two gunmen demanded money, and later shot him. The

WESH - 2017-11-23 14:30:00

Alleged drug dealer faces homicide charges in overdose death

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - A man accused of selling drugs that killed a Seminole County man faces homicide charges, prosecutors said. Mark Nelson died July 4 from a heroin overdose that was laced with fentanyl at an Altamonte Springs apartment complex, police said. "(He was) just a really good guy that

WFTV - 2017-11-22 22:22:10

Man carjacked at Orlando Target, police say

ORLANDO, Fla. - A man was carjacked Wednesday afternoon while cleaning out his car at a Target store on Millennia Plaza Way, according to the Orlando Police Department. The victim told police a young male, possibly a teenager, approached him in the parking lot, hit him and took his vehicle. Invest

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-23 03:41:44

Volunteers pack Ocoee HS, preparing to spread Thanksgiving cheer

OCOEE, Fla. - Volunteers at Ocoee High School worked into the night Wednesday, packing thousands of boxes to be delivered on Thanksgiving. "Just giving back to other people, it's well worth (it) this evening," volunteer Mark Naughton said. Hundreds of volunteers of all ages came out to lend a hand

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-23 04:18:39

Video: Road Ranger's truck hit while assisting at I-4 crash scene

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - A driver careened and crashed into the vehicle of a Road Ranger who was assisting at the scene of a crash on Interstate 4 East near Fairbanks Avenue Thursday morning. The Road Ranger's vehicle was parked near a barrier wall where authorities had the scene of a five-vehicle cra

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-23 14:31:41

Chamber discusses new members, upcoming events

William Carroll, Plainview Herald Published 11:34 am, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 The Plainview Chamber of Commerce discussed the many changes the Chamber will be going through over the next several months, as well as several holiday events on the horizon. Current Chamber Executive Director Linda

PLAINVIEW DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-22 17:57:27

Eleven PHS choir students advance to Area

The Plainview High School choral department's long-standing tradition of excellence continues with 11 of the 20 choral students competing in the TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association) Pre-Area Choral Competition, held on November 16, selected to advance to Area competition. Four students received

PLAINVIEW DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-21 23:59:59

Accident on I-27 claims life of Hereford man

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked an early morning fatality in Hale county at approximately 6:50 a.m. according to a press release provided by the department Monday afternoon. A truck tractor semi-trailer was traveling south bound on I-27 just south of US 70 in Plainview when it wen


Mayberry named RSVP Volunteer of the Month

Congratulations to Barbara Mayberry, RSVP Volunteer of the Month! Barbara was born in Paducah, Texas to Ervin and Lillian Smith. She grew up on the farm with her three brothers and four sisters. She was the number six child and one of the younger siblings. Barbara attended the country school in Vall


The Cyber Cafe dishes out good food at good prices while doing good

With every napkin dispenser and cracker basket he fills, every beverage cup he stacks, every table he wipes and every floor he mops, Chris Boyette pursues a dream. "I want to own my own restaurant and catering business with my sister," says Boyette, one of the workers at the Cyber Cafe, a not-for-

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2017-11-22 23:04:00

Made by Mom Gift Guide: Clayton artist finds beauty with watercolors; 'you never get the same result twice'

Editor's note: We launched our annual Made by Mom Gift Guide last week. Amy Beshgetoorian is among the dozen local moms featured. On Friday, Activate Good, the nonprofit that connects volunteers with the charities that need them, is launching a new shopping event called Shop for Good. The week-long

WRAL - 2017-11-23 01:22:00

James E. Boan, 77

James Edward Boan, 77, of Benson died Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Johnston Health in Smithfield. Mr. Boan was born Sept. 21, 1940, in South Carolina to the late Oscar Edward and Ruth Parks Boan. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Larry Boan and Jimmy Boan; and brother-in-law, Rayford McDo


Micro Wireless Bluetooth Speaker $10.11 (90% off)!

This Portable Micro Wireless Bluetooth Speaker is only $10.11 (90% off) with this Lightning Deal at Amazon right now! This would be a great stocking stuffer! This Bluetooth Speaker by Ancord is usually $99.99 and is on sale right now for $10.11 at Amazon.com HERE! This is a Lightning Deal and it wi

WRAL - 2017-11-22 18:28:00

NYC hosts annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade

Local NewsWake Arrests OpinionDRAUGHON DRAWS: Editorial Cartoons from CBC Opinion Out and AboutNightlife Photos FootballFootball: Garner practices ahead of third round (Nov. 22, 2017) Local NewsDurham authorities issue 145 speeding citations in 'Wild Turkey' operation Local NewsMan tries to rob Rale

WRAL - 2017-11-23 18:52:20

Man killed Tuesday night identified by police

Goldsboro police have identified Tuesday night's shooting death victim as 42-year-old Sammy Lemarcus Evans, who was shot and killed at about 8:42 p.m. inside 109 N. Herman St. Maj. Anthony Carmon, head of the Goldsboro Police Department's Investigative Services Bureau, said the city's automatic guns

GOLDSBORO NEWS-ARGUS - 2017-11-22 21:04:00

Raleigh couple faked Rolex insurance claim, state official says

Malissia Hines (left) and Mitchell Hines (Raleigh/Wake CCBI) RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh couple have been charged with insurance fraud after claiming that a thief took a Rolex watch and diamond jewelry from their home, state Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announced Wednesday. Mitchell Hin

WNCN.COM - 2017-11-22 21:00:07

Lloyd S. 'Big Boy' Davis Sr., 66

Lloyd S. "Big Boy" Davis Sr., 66, of 9897 U.S. 701 South, Newton Grove, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at his home. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cedar Point Disciples Church, 1258 Cedar Point Road, Newton Grove, by Pastor Gary Jones. Burial, with military honors, will be at Hi