Lee County Newswire (Page 6)

Lee County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, FL. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,294 in Lee County, FL

  1. 5 things to know for Friday, Sept. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | NBC2 News

    FATAL FORT MYERS BEACH SHOOTING A standoff between Lee County deputies and a woman on Fort Myers Beach Thursday night ended in her death. Authorities were called to a house on Lazy Way for a "disturbance."

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  2. Gov. Scott to talk flooding with Bonita mayor, Lee sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... local leaders Friday to discuss the impact of flooding over the past week. Scott will meet Mayor Peter Simmons, Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott and others ahead of a 9:30 a.m. press briefing at City Hall. Some areas of Bonita Springs have been some of ...

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  3. Rommel Reflects on Legislative SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... owned four restaurants with his partner, which today has been reduced to three; one in New Jersey and two in the Lee County area. When you speak to Rommel he always refers to his working class background and speaks to the necessity of hard work. ...

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  4. Tanker truck crash clogs SR-80 in Lee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    A semi tanker truck that crashed into two other vehicles in Alva caused traffic to bottleneck Thursday morning, according to Florida Highway Patrol. It happened at the intersection of State Road 80 and Charleston Park Drive, just east of Joel Boulevard, in Lee County.

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  5. 5 things to know for Thursday, August 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... a lottery spokesman said. It's the largest jackpot with a single winner in North American history. Last week Lee County deputies arrested Brian Charles Battaglia for drunk driving. While he was sitting in jail, Cape Coral police charged him with ...

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  6. Council debates various tax rate...Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... them $300,000. This picture is flawed," Stout said. Szerlag explained that the state statute that would make the Lee County School System pay the charter schools $1.8 million won't be paid until February, which he said would make things much easier, ...

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  7. Cape 'mobile mechanic' caught, charged with fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    A man accused of trying to dupe drivers in Cape Coral by telling them their cars are broken is finally in jail. Last week Lee County deputies arrested Brian Charles Battaglia for drunk driving.

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  8. Sex crime reported at Gateway Charter High School in Fort MyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. A sexual battery was reported Tuesday on a private bus on the way to Gateway Charter High School, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Student found with marijuana in 'Smelly Proof' bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... but about this subject not so much. You got to watch out for who you hang out with," Alexander Calciano said. The Lee County Sheriff's Office worked this case, but the agency declined to comment, so NBC2 reached out to several other law enforcement ...

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  10. NCH pushes for opening of second locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    The fight over healthcare continues in south Lee County. Construction is moving along for Lee Health's emergency room on Coconut Road, and now Naples Community Hospital is working to convince the Estero Village Council that a second clinic should be built just up the road on US-41.

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  11. Through the Looking GlassRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... snorted cocaine while waiting in her car for her child in the parent pick-up line at Lexington Middle School in Lee County, Fla. In order to get himself out of jail in Bartow, Calif., a man had his girlfriend - a secretary at the sheriff's office - ... 2 comments

  12. Cape Council approves utility-related PDP changeRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... scheduled a special meeting at 4:30 p.m. next Monday that is required each year to put city assessments on the Lee County tax bill. A special meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 7, which is the first mandatory public hearing in the budget ...

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  13. Council debates various tax ratesRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... them $300,000. This picture is flawed," Stout said. Szerlag explained that the state statute that would make the Lee County School System pay the charter schools $1.8 million won't be paid until February, which he said would make things much easier, ...

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  14. New development shaping south Lee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | NBC2 News

    South Lee County may arguably be the new place to be in Southwest Florida as new shops, restaurants and apartments continue to shape the area near Florida Gulf Coast University, all while developers cash in big on the population boom. Bustling with growth, new faces and overall more to do, Ben Hill Griffin at Estero Parkway just north of Corkscrew Road is getting more than just a facelift; rather, it is transforming daily as construction workers craft a new, 100-acre residential and commercial community called University Village by Miromar Development Corporation.

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  15. School bus crash injures child and adult in FloridaRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... According to Florida Highway Patrol the boy was one of two children on the bus including an 11-year-old girl. The Lee County school bus was struck while turning left with a green arrow as a 2003 Honda Accord driven by Guemps Codio ran a red light ...

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  16. Lee County NAACP formally proposes changing Robert E. Lee portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. The Lee County chapter of the NAACP has formally offered county commissioners a deal on the portrait of Gen.

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  17. Bonita Springs man arrested in Wells Fargo bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... identified as Thompson, was brought in for questioning. Thompson was arrested Monday evening and was taken to the Lee County Jail. He's facing a robbery charge and is being held without bond.

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  18. Fake $100 given at North Fort Myers SonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | NBC2 News

    Lee County Deputies are looking for three men after they allegedly gave a fake $100 bill to an employee at a Sonic in North Fort Myers. The employee told authorities the three pulled up to one of the stalls and paid with a $100 bill.

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  19. Leader of Tice heroin-dealing scheme receives 33 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... more than $40,000 and two tow trucks from a towing company being used as a front for laundering money, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said. Five others were sentenced to prison terms ranging from one to 16 years for their roles in the operation, ...

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  20. Cape Coral Parks and Recreation director arrested for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... could smell alcohol on his breath and saw damage to his car. Pohlman was then arrested and booked into the Lee County Jail on Saturday night. He later bonded out Sunday morning. City Manager John Szerlag is now looking over the details surrounding ...

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