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Development likely on the way

A four-lot development that includes a convenience store with gas pumps, along with a drive-through coffee shop, a medical office, and a retail shop...

Police have a cow

The Apopka Police Department had a cow on Tuesday, December 31 when they dealt with a headstrong bovine trotting around an Apopka roadway. Read...

MLK Parade accepting float applications

Float applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Parade, scheduled for Monday, January 20. Churches, dignitaries, bands, step teams,...

2019 in review: OCPS moves K-8 relief school up

Note: This is the third of a four-part series reviewing the news of Apopka in 2019 written in the pages of The Apopka Chief....

AFD names its Firefighter of the Year

Before Sean Knapp became a volunteer firefighter in October 2007 with the Apopka Fire Department, he worked a small number of jobs. “Yes, I did...

Gifts distributed at AdventHealth Care Center

On Saturday, December 21, members of the Apopka Fire Department, along with Mayor Bryan Nelson and City Commissioner Doug Bankson, participated in the annual...

441-436 roadwork for Apopka City Center should be completely done in...

Although most of the work is finished, the road work surrounding the to-be-built Apopka City Center at the interchange of U.S. Highway 441 and...

Community center named for retired city commissioner

The community center named in honor of Billie Dean, a retired city commissioner who served on the Apopka City Council from 1994 to 2018,...

News of Apopka in 2019: Pine tree removal was city issue...

Note: This is the second of a four-part series reviewing the news of Apopka in 2019 as written in the pages of The...

State of Florida gives tips on safe Christmas tree disposal

TALLAHHASSEE – The Florida Forest Service is encouraging Floridians to dispose of Christmas trees safely. Dry limbs and needles from discarded Christmas trees can be...

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