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Loaves & Fishes distribution

Loaves & Fishes, a faith-based social service organization in Apopka, sought donations for its Thanksgiving and Christmas distribution days. Pictured top, Loaves & Fishes...

Local teacher promoted to Table Leader for AP exams

After being an Advanced Placement Reader for Human Geography for the past six years, Kara Charboneau, AP Human Geography teacher at Wekiva High School,...

Artists invited to submit artwork for Sculpture on the Lawn event

Artists are invited to submit work – existing or conceptual – for Orange County’s fifth annual Sculpture on the Lawn exhibition, an outdoor display...

Apopkan wins contest with Calamondin Pie

As a first time contestant in any baking competition, Verlina Keener of Apopka has conquered the amateur division in the citrus flavor category. Find...

Hallelujah Clowns raise funds for travel expenses to Montana

The Hallelujah Clowns, a traveling Christian clown troupe, is hosting a fundraiser to help its mission team with travel expenses to Wolfpoint, Montana. in...

With Apopka worker in Puerto Rico, family life goes on

Roy Mathis has worked for Duke Energy for 16 years and is based in Apopka. The Mathis family lives in Lake Mary. The Florida...

Girl receives award for ‘Cops Rock’ project

Ten-year-old Makayla Kepler, (c), holds a certificate of appreciation that Apopka Police Chief Michael McKinley, (second from right, front row), presented her at the...

Wekiva Springs hosts first annual Noon Year’s Eve Party

The first annual Noon Year’s Eve Party rang in 2019, 12 hours ahead of schedule on Monday, December 31, at Wekiwa Springs State Park....

JROTC aims to raise funds for Marine National Drill Competition

Placing first in a regional competition last month, the students of Apopka High School’s Junior Reserve Officer’s Training Corps program will compete in the national...

One Blood, Big Red Bus will host Pulse Remembrance Blood Drive

On the third anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting that ended the lives of 49 people, One Blood is conducting the Pulse Remembrance Blood...