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Nice set of pearly whites you have there

An alligator has its mouth wide open along the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive near the historic pumphouse. Read more on the drive on page...

AHS Outstanding Senior

Taeler Bell was named the Apopka High School Outstanding Senior for 2021. Read more on her achievements on page 1A.

Parenting seminar set

Many Apopka community organizations are banding together to help parents know the ins and outs of protecting and helping their children in this digital...

OCPS will not offer LaunchED@Home as 2021-2022 educational option

Orange County Public Schools will not offer its digital learning program LaunchED@Home as an educational option for the 2021-2022 school year, according to Superintendent...

Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast draws more than 300

More than 300 people honored the National Day of Prayer with prayer, worship, and listening to a message of hope from a keynote speaker...

City looking at GPS tracking for Apopka cemetery

The city of Apopka is exploring the possibility of implementing global position system-tracking technology into the city-owned Edgewood-Greenwood Cemetery. Find out what the City is planning to do with...

Meteorologist Tom Terry gives update to local Chamber

WFTV Channel 9 Chief Meteorologist Tom Terry recounted how his news station continued broadcasting during the COVID-19 pandemic, offered disaster preparedness tips in light...

Orange County mayor responds to Florida executive orders suspending local COVID-19...

In response to two executive orders Governor Ron DeSantis signed to suspend and invalidate all local COVID-19 emergency orders, Orange County Mayor Jerry L....

The Apopka Art and Foliage Festival returned to a successful finish.

See photos of the 59th Annual Apopka Art and Foliage Festival on page 10A.

Rock Springs Ridge residents show support of potential land swap deal

More than 500 Rock Springs Ridge homeowners attended a community meeting where they discussed a proposed land swap that would stop potential development on...