Lee County Newswire (Page 7)

Lee County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, FL. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 4,343 in Lee County, FL

  1. Local demonstrators rally in support of Trump administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | NBC2 News

    ... or counteracting. I gave him a chance in his first year," said rally organizer JoAnn Debartolo. A 72-year-old Lee County man was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon in what deputies call another case of road rage at a busy intersection. The ...

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  2. Parents uneasy over federal investigation into Lee school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Parents uneasy over federal investigation into Lee school distri - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida A federal civil rights investigation is underway into the Lee County School District after a teacher admitted to kissing a student. East Lee County High School teacher Jonathan Blikstad received three days of suspension without pay after admitting to kissing the student last year.

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  3. Lee County man reunited with his dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    However, Fred ran out the door after a patron one Friday afternoon and was returned to PAWS Lee County, the North Fort Myers-based agency where Cunningham adopted him.

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  4. Fugitive Friday: February 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... registrant with five active warrants for his arrest. Over the years, Calderwood has been booked 16 times in the Lee County Jail for charges including several counts of grand theft auto, fleeing and eluding police, larceny theft, contempt and ...

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  5. Traffic nightmare along Daniels Pkwy. as baseball returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... with spring baseball, comes spring traffic. "It's a challenge, but we're up for the challenge," said Rob Price, Lee County's Department of Transportation's Traffic Operation Center manager. Price and his department are in charge of the more than 400 ...

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  6. Needle found at Cape Coral parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    A Lee County mother was at the park with her kids when she found a needle in the playground area. "That's the reason I come here, because it's always usually clean and quiet and parents are friendly," Martin said.

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  7. Mayor's Scholarship Fundraiser set for March 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... include 19 different ticket packages to Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins Spring Training games provided by the Lee County Sports Authority; a stay at the Westin Resort; Norman Love Chocolate items; tickets to Barbara B. Mann, Broadway Palm Dinner ...

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  8. At least 1 wounded in Lehigh shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... accused of holding a BB gun to his ex-girlfriend's head and then pulling the trigger. The Southwest Florida and Lee County Fair is in town. Wednesday is Senior Day starting at noon - with specials including reduced admission of $3 for seniors and ...

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  9. Drug dealer busted near Fort Myers church, schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... school/church, as well as possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana. During a month-long investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, undercover detectives bought cocaine and heroin from Scharoun at his home. He lives within 1,000 feet of ...

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  10. Mann speaks to Matlacha Civic Association concerning Cape Coral's land annexationRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    Lee County Commissioner Frank Mann was the guest speaker at the Matlacha Civic Association meeting Wednesday, addressing, in part, the controversial annexation of Matlacha property by the city of Cape Coral "I received a lot of emails and phone calls regarding the annexation of that piece of property on Matlacha by the city of Cape Coral," Mann said. "Nobody was happy with the response I and my fellow commissioners would give which is that annexations in Florida are controlled by state laws.

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  11. Religion NotesRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... & Youth Art Fair - March 9-12 - This year's theme is "My Life and What Brings Me Joy!" and is open to all Lee County Students, K-12th grade. $1,000 in prizes will be awarded March 14. Application deadline is March 1. Visit www.fpcfl.org/artfair for ...

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  12. God's Not Dead' producer and actor to headline Lifeline Family Center dinnerRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Phone Helpline, provides free pregnancy tests, free ultrasounds by appointment, and does outreach to all areas of Lee County, including all college campuses.

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  13. Accused Cape Coral heroin dealer arrested twice in 3 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... lice said. He was also arrested in November for the same crime, as well as 24 other times for various crimes, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said.

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  14. Fort Myers homeowner uses Jiu-Jitsu skills on burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    Here's a piece of advice for crooks: If you're going to break into someone's house, know whose house you're breaking into. Lee County deputies said Josue Ortiz picked the wrong house, which he found out when the homeowner beat him using his Jiu-Jitsu skills.

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  15. New report sheds light on Estero I-75 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ESTERO, Fla. A newly released report details how quickly the scene unfolded Nov. 14, 2016 when Ashad Russell, a Concealed Weapons Permit holder, shot and killed Edward Strother at Exit 123 on Interstate 75. Russell, 35, of Lehigh Acres, came to the aid of Lee County Sheriff's Deputy First Class Dean Bardes, who was being attacked by Strother, the report said.

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  16. Faux health insurance deal swindles Fort Myers womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    A Lee County woman was forced to pay a health insurance tax penalty even though she paid for insurance for the whole year. Insurance agents say it looks like she signed up for a plan with an "unqualified" company an expensive mistake that people have made.

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  17. North Fort Myers ISIS fighter in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    The North Fort Myers man who fought ISIS will go to trial in Lee County for spitting on a Lee County deputy in 2015. Before his case was resolved, he skipped out on a warrant and his first court date to flee the country to fight terrorists in Syria.

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  18. Illegal immigrants rush to get paperwork doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... buy a house. A car and make a family." Both Cape Coral and Fort Myers police say they have no plans to do so. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said it's unknown right now.

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  19. Defendants in Sievers' murder case in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | NBC2 News

    ... in the care of Teresa's mother as she was granted permanent guardianship in a Friday morning custody hearing in Lee County. Mark Sievers' two daughters will remain in the care of Teresa's mother as she was granted permanent guardianship in a Friday ...

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  20. Despite scathing report, crime victim says have faith in FMPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... of court data found that while violent crime made up 7 percent of all FMPD arrests in 2016 (4 percent for the Lee County Sheriff's Office and 5 percent for Cape Coral police), 45 percent of Fort Myers violent crime arrests were not prosecuted (35 ...

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