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Candidate to fill seat left vacant by Grant's March resignation
A candidate to fill the Community Development District 2 treasurer's position left vacant by the resignation of Kathleen Grant last month is expected to be sworn in at Thursday's board meeting at Lakewood Ranch Town Hall.
Winn-Dixie will stay in Lake Placid and Wauchula
Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie announced in May 2013 it would pay Delhaize $265 million for Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid's.
Protests held to highlight child support laws, hearing abuses, organizers say
Edwin Padilla claims non-custodial parents don't get a fair shake at local child support payment hearings and wants his voice heard.
Steve Cunningham vs. Amir Mansour Early Results
This was Cherry's first fight since February 2013, when he scored a big sixth-round stoppage over Vicente Escobedo.
Formerly Homeless Piano Player to Perform at Carnegie Hall
The revered path to Carnegie Hall normally doesn't veer through homelessness. But when Florida college student James Matthews, 24, takes the stage of the famed venue's Weill Recital Hall later this month, he will look back on struggles - specifically the recent year and a half when he had no roof of his own - through which he says his love for the ... (more)
Builders Without Borders: Southwest Floridians making a difference a world away
Dan Dodrill is a builder who goes way beyond the borders of Southwest Florida. He's a builder who has no border at all.
Pensacola News Journal
Once homeless University of West Florida piano student will perform in New York
Though James Matthews has seen his share of ups and downs throughout his life, his passion for piano has remained steadfast.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
10 Investigates what happened to money given to local lawmaker
Wauchula, Florida --Imagine dozens and dozens of jobs promised in a community for a startup business paid with taxpayer dollars and, years later, nothing.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
'Hope' moved to Tampa for burn treatment
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Animal lovers from around the world are watching the recovery of "Hope" via Facebook.
Florida dog doused in kerosene and set on fire
A young dog in Wauchula, Fla., is fighting to survive after being doused in kerosene and set on fire, reported Friday's WTSP News.