Wekiva High School principal retires

Effective July 1, Wekiva High School Principal Michele Erickson is retiring after 38 years with Orange County Public Schools. Erickson has been WHS principal since...

Apopka mom, son land graduate degrees at same time

Sue Moyer and her son Nick Moyer didn’t intend to graduate together. From the same university. With the same degree – in their case,...

COVID-19: Disney World, SeaWorld get state approval of reopening plans

Walt Disney World and SeaWorld theme parks have gotten approval of their reopening plans, designed to abide by government-recommended health and safety...

Some disaster preparedness items exempt from sales tax for one week

The 2020 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday begins today, Friday, May 29, and extends through Thursday, June 4.During this sales tax holiday...

AdventHealth has used COVID-19 plasma more than 50 times

Dr. Omayra Mansfield, chief medical officer at AdventHealth Apopka and AdventHealth Winter Garden, talked about convalescent plasma therapy in the Tuesday, May 26, live...

Honoring those who gave all

The Apopka Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10147 held its annual Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 25. Turn to page 1C for photos. Read...

Commissioner Nolan has missed four of past five meetings

City Commissioner Alice Nolan has missed five out of the nine City Council meetings in 2020, including both meetings this month. Read more on...

A smiling graduate

Wekiva High School graduate Mikylah Bertrand smiles for a camera Saturday, May 23, as she participates in the graduate parade held for Wekiva seniors....

Apopka police seek missing runaway teen; UPDATE: Teen returns home, runs...

***UPDATE, May 28, from Apopka police***   Leah Brown returned home and was left in the care of her parents.  A short time...

COVID-19 update: Walt Disney World, SeaWorld will present reopening plans to...

Walt Disney World and SeaWorld will share their reopening plans with the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force during the Task Force's...