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3 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

School officials find no evidence Florida kindergartner was told not to pray

"We apologized for the incident she believes occurred, but there was nothing warranted or found" in the investigation, Lawrence said.

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Related Topix: Oviedo, FL, Lake Mary, FL

3 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

School: No evidence girl told not to pray

A Central Florida school district said Wednesday it found no evidence that a school worker told a 5-year-old elementary school student that she wasn't allowed to pray in the lunchroom.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Oviedo, FL

7 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Prosecutors want proof day-care crash defendant won't use 'ill-gotten gains' for bail

Orlando Sentinel's Henry Pierson Curtis talks with FOX35 about Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs looking into crash barriers to protect certain buildings from traffic.

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Related Topix: Orange County, FL, Orlando, FL

10 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Deputy charged in hit-and-run crash

An Orange County sheriff deputy has been arrested and relieved from duty after allegedly failing to stop and remain at an accident involving injury.

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Related Topix: Oviedo, FL

14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Seminole County: Tax-and-spend country

Seriously, you can't get elected president of a dinner club without pledging allegiance to all things conservative - and vowing fight to taxes and government spending.

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Related Topix: Seminole, FL, Tax, Sanford, FL, Opinion

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Click Orlando

No charges in fatal shooting of man

WE GET A COPY OF THAT. ERIC SANDOVAL IN SEMINOLE COUNTY, THANK YOU. WE JUST LEARNED IN THE PAST 45 MINUTES, INVESTIGATORS SAY THEY WON'T BE CHARGING A WOMAN WHO SAYS SHE SHOT AND KILLED HER HUSBAND ON ACCIDENT.

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Related Topix: Suicide, Volusia County, FL

WESH-TV

New program will make it easier to use bear-resistant cans

LATE BREAKING. "WESH 2 NEWS AT 5" CONTINUES. SEMINOLE COUNTY LEADERS SAY THEY'RE COMMITTED TO PUBLIC SAFETY.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Melvin Siskind: 'Mr. Army-Navy' popular Sanford fixture for years

Siskind moved to Sanford in 1948, then a sleepy town of about 10,000, to operate the Army -Navy Surplus Store.

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Related Topix: Sanford, FL, University of Georgia

Freshnews

Verizon CFO Fran Shammo to Welcome City of Lake Mary and Seminole...

Verizon will officially open its new $50 million, 220,000 square-foot Lake Mary Finance Center building with a coffee reception, ribbon cutting ceremony and tours of the facility on Friday .

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Related Topix: Lake Mary, FL, Rick Scott, US Governors, Heathrow, FL

Mon Apr 21, 2014

WESH-TV

Orange County deputy arrested in hit-and-run crash

An Orange County Sheriff's Office deputy was booked into the Seminole County Jail on Monday night on hit-and-run charges stemming from a crash on March 7. Around 11 p.m. March 7, Carmelo Ortiz, 50, allegedly rear-ended a driver near Red Bug Lake Road and State Road 426 in Oviedo.

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Related Topix: Oviedo, FL

The Orlando Sentinel

Sanford mom arrested after 4-year-old daughter found wandering

A mother living in a filthy Sanford motel room was arrested Saturday after a passer-by found her 4-year-old daughter rooting through a garbage can at a nearby gas station, police said.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Sanford man charged with baby's death

A Sanford man has been arrested on charges of killing his girlfriend's 7-month-old boy, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office reported Monday.

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Related Topix: Sanford, FL

The Orlando Sentinel

Trial starts for third Warlock murder suspect in biker gang shootout

Another man charged with murdering three Florida Warlocks during a biker gang shootout at the Winter Springs VFW hall went on trial this morning in Sanford.

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Related Topix: Winter Springs, FL, Sanford, FL, Longwood, FL

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Records: Man wanted to impregnate teen at motel

Christopher Lanning outlined a disturbing fantasy in a string of sexually charged messages to what he thought was a 14-year-old girl, including impregnating the teen at the Lake Fairy Motel in Longwood , records released Friday alleges.

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Related Topix: Longwood, FL

WESH-TV

Gunmen in Winter Park shooting still on the loose

THE DEPUTY DENIES THE BRIBERY ALLEGATIONS BUT SAID HE DID COMMUNICATE WITH THAT WOMAN ON HIS PERSONAL CELL PHONE, FOLLOWING HER RELEASE FROM JAIL.

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Related Topix: Winter Park, FL, The Road

The Orlando Sentinel

Report: Man shot, critical after home invasion

Seminole County deputies are looking for at least one gunman who shot a homeowner during a home invasion, according to FOX-35 News.

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WFTV Orlando

Wife runs to neighbor's home for help after man shot during altercation

A man had to be rushed to the hospital after he was shot inside a Seminole County home, authorities said Friday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Apopka praises mayor, creates a community fund in his name

Apopka said good-bye Wednesday night to longtime Mayor John Land with poignant speeches praising his seven decades of service and a newly created community fund in his name that will provide money to city schools, civic organizations and charities.

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Related Topix: Apopka, FL, Life, Charity , Orange County, FL

The Orlando Sentinel

Bear attacks spark debate: Kill them, or leave them alone?

Dallas Smith thinks he has the answer to Central Florida's black-bear threat, and he's ready to lock and load it.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Wildlife

The Orlando Sentinel

Submachine gun, assault rifle among weapons stolen during gun-store burglary, cops say

A submachine gun and an assault rifle were among the firearms stolen Thursday during a burglary at a Seminole County gun shop, the Sheriff's Office said.

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Related Topix: Winter Park, FL

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