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Flag Folding Ceremony: How to fold the American Flag

The flag folding ceremony described by the Uniformed Services is a dramatic and uplifting way to honor the flag on special days. Read more...

Five key takeaways given at State of County address

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings presents the 2021 State of Orange County address inside of the Linda Chapin Theater at the Orange County...

Rep. Truenow will speak at NORWF meeting

The Northwest Orange Republican Women Federated will present guest speaker state Rep. Keith Truenow, Florida House of Representative. Get details on page 7A.

First week of AHS basketball camp for kids is over

The camp was attended by several boys and girls. See photos on 1B.

Experts discuss human trafficking at Chamber event

A panel of experts discussed the impact of human trafficking on the Central Florida community at the Apopka Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Breakfast and...

Elected officials: Apopka Fire Station No. 6 to become a reality

Elected officials highlighted the benefits for Fire Station No. 6 at press conference. Read the full story on page 1A.

Apopkan promoted to chief of police for Sanford Police Department

Trekelle Perkins was promoted to chief of police at Sanford Police Department. Get the full story on page 6A.

Gas district starts program to help customers pay bills

The Lake Apopka Natural Gas District Board of Directors voted to start the Helping Hand program that will financially aid gas district customers. Get...

State allocates thousands for converting residential septic systems to sewer

This money is part of a larger project which Orange County Commissioner District 2 Christine Moore started in early 2019 to remove aging septic...

Outdoor fitness area opens at Northwest Recreation Complex

City officials and AdventHealth representatives cut the ribbon for a new outdoor fitness area on Tuesday, June 8, at the Northwest Recreation Complex on...