Your Trusted Local News Source

Home Authors Posts by The Apopka Chief

The Apopka Chief


For 18 years, Maltby’s Tree Service and Landscaping has specialized in...

The holidays have passed and we’re now experiencing cooler weather. The leaves are gone, grass has temporarily stopped growing, and many animals have gone...

Apopka girls win two of three in basketball tourney

With the Florida Prospects Holiday Classic now in the rearview mirror, Apopka Blue Darters’ play has evolved. Find out how on 6C.

Apopka now 11-4 after wins over Evans, Edgewater

After falling twice in two games in an event played just after Christmas in Broward County, the Apopka Blue Darters boys basketball team bounced...

Darters win district duals championship

The Apopka Blue Darters wrestling team won the District 3A-3 duals championship held Wednesday, January 8. Find a summary on 1C.

MVP of all-star game

Apopka Blue Darters defensive lineman Jalen Carter was named the most valuable player of the Under Armour All-American game. See a summary on 1C.

Lakes, rivers are in good shape after last summer’s rains

Hello Folks, I hope you had a great New Year and you are lookin’ forward to another great year of fishin’. We had a lot of rain...

Wekiva girls team wins tournament over holidays

The Florida Prospects Holiday Classic couldn’t have come at a better time for the Wekiva Mustangs. Read more about the tournament on 1C.

Try Swedish meatballs from ‘The Jones-Morris Family Treasury’

Betty Ann Vakauza’s Swedish Meatballs comes from The Jones-Morris Family Treasury. We thank Susan Nethercote, our friend of many years, for sharing this delightful...

AMAC educates senior citizens about Social Security benefits

Do you have questions about the proper order for claiming personal and spousal benefits? This week Social Security Adviser Russell Gloor uses a letter...

Elisabeth von Trapp will perform at First Presbyterian

The sound of music will echo throughout First Presbyterian Church on February 8, 2020 when Elisabeth von Trapp, granddaughter of the legendary Maria and...

Current Weather Conditions

overcast clouds
52 ° F
57 °
48.2 °
66 %
90 %
55 °
68 °
74 °
68 °
64 °