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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sports on TV, what's happening locally for Friday, Aug. 18AM, Daytona at Lakeland NFL PRESEASON 10 p.m., NFL, Minnesota at Seattle PRE
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
AM, Daytona at Lakeland NFL PRESEASON 10 p.m., NFL, Minnesota at Seattle PREP FOOTBALL 7:30 p.m., SPECTRUM, Mainland at Apopka 2:30 p.m., FS1, Bayern Munich vs. Bayer Leverkusen 7 p.m., SECN, college women, UCF at S. Carolina 10 p.m., FS1,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kickoff Classic games becoming far more serious these daysbig-time matchups tonight will have Class 6A power Daytona Beach Mainland at pe
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
big-time matchups tonight will have Class 6A power Daytona Beach Mainland at perennial 8A state title contender Apopka, 5A Orlando Jones at home against 6A Miami Norland, 5A Bishop Moore hosting 8A Timber Creek, and up-and-coming Wekiva... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tyler Jordan’s versatility gives Gators options up frontguard, Ivey moved a spot to the left last spring. In Ivey’s case, the move is
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
guard, Ivey moved a spot to the left last spring. In Ivey’s case, the move is back to the natural position of the former Apopka High standout. But switching positions still required some time to adapt. “At guard, there’s more contact and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sixty-seven Orlando companies land on Inc. 5000 fast-growing listOrlando, with $2 million in revenue and 1,828 percent growth, followed by LiveT
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
Orlando, with $2 million in revenue and 1,828 percent growth, followed by LiveTrends Design Group plant décor company in Apopka, with 12.8 million in revenue and growth of 1,661 percent; and Teeming Vacation Rentals in Winter Park with $7.4... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Mainland takes on Apopka in Kickoff Classic clash of Central Florida powersNo. 4 Mainland Buccaneers at No. 3 Apopka Blue Darters When: Friday, 7:30pm W
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 14 hours ago
No. 4 Mainland Buccaneers at No. 3 Apopka Blue Darters When: Friday, 7:30pm Where: Roger Williams Field, Apopka (555 Martin St.) TV: Spectrum Sports (Channel 47 and HD 1147) Coaches: Mainland – Scott Wilson (8th, 72-15); Apopka – Rick Darlington... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando bartenders serve and lift spiritsguests at my bar and give them the best service but attend to guests from other
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
guests at my bar and give them the best service but attend to guests from other tables if they come up to the bar,” says Apopka resident Cassidy Roney. At Froggers in Altamonte Springs, Roney, 23, has handled the bar for the past seven months.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Deputies search for man in Papa John's robberya Papa John’s near Lake Buena Vista, Orange County deputies said Wednesday. Th
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
a Papa John’s near Lake Buena Vista, Orange County deputies said Wednesday. The suspect entered the pizza restaurant on S. Apopka-Vineland Road and Lake Street near State Road 535, wielding a small gun and demanding money shortly before 1 a.m. on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Top 10 football preseason Kickoff Classic gamesends Jay Swegheimer and C.J. Reeves face experienced St. Cloud offense led by Q
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
ends Jay Swegheimer and C.J. Reeves face experienced St. Cloud offense led by QB Colt Smith.Daytona Beach Mainland at Apopka, 7:30 The Buzz: Would’ve been great to see this game played the past couple seasons, but we’ll take it any way we can... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 2 Dr. Phillipswill be difficult for the Panthers as they once again have a tough schedule, fr
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
will be difficult for the Panthers as they once again have a tough schedule, front loaded with some stout competition like Apopka and Mainland. Quotable: “We are not even going to worry about the season, our focus is on states. We’re just trying... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 3 ApopkaAPOPKA BLUE DARTERS 2016: 10-1, 8A-4 District Champ Head Coach: Rick Darlingt
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
APOPKA BLUE DARTERS 2016: 10-1, 8A-4 District Champ Head Coach: Rick Darlington, 152-39 record in 15 seasons Key Returners: DE/DT Mychal Austin, OT Will Barnes, OLB/SS Spyncer Chambers, G Ed Montilus, RB Cornelius Williams – G/DT Shaderrick... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Three bullets miss hitting Florida woman at close rangea store employee, called 911. >> Face tattoos help identify man who robbed Wal
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
a store employee, called 911. >> Face tattoos help identify man who robbed Walgreens Police later found Whittaker on the Apopka Bike Trail. He faces several charges including attempted homicide and robbery with a deadly weapon. >> Florida man... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 4 Mainlandwant to be somewhere, we work like we want to be on a state championship team.”
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
want to be somewhere, we work like we want to be on a state championship team.” - DT Kevon McCrary 2017 Schedule 8/18 @ Apopka 8/25 vs. Deland 9/1 vs. Bartram Trail 9/15 vs. Pine Ridge 9/22 @ Dr. Phillips 9/29 @ Deltona 10/6 @ Cocoa 10/13... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Plan to save Apopka's Errol Estate golf course includes water park, assisted-living facilityGolf Club before it went belly up a decade ago. He supports an unusual and ambi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Golf Club before it went belly up a decade ago. He supports an unusual and ambitious plan to redevelop the course in Apopka’s Errol Estate, where he lives now, before it bites the dust like so many others in Central Florida. The plan, which... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Gators’ close-knit offensive line has Central Florida flavorWeek in 2016, Ivey embraces a new challenge this season. He will move left guar
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Week in 2016, Ivey embraces a new challenge this season. He will move left guard back to left tackle. Ivey starred there at Apopka High School but now will have to recalibrate his game. “One hundred percent just being patient,” he said. “I'm not at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Concussions a cause for concern among high school playersinstruct players. "A lot of different techniques now. They’re teaching us to ai
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
instruct players. "A lot of different techniques now. They’re teaching us to aim for your thighs instead of your chest.” Apopka has implemented the use of helmet guards in practice. The cushioned guards are placed over the helmet to reduce the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Man accused of robbing Apopka Dunkin Donuts, firing gunAn 18-year-old man was arrested and accused of robbing an Apopka Dunkin Donuts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
An 18-year-old man was arrested and accused of robbing an Apopka Dunkin Donuts and firing at an employee. Robby G. Whittaker Jr. faces charges of attempted homicide, robbery with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, carrying a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Need to get away? Five Central Florida cities soon will help you pay for Uber ridesbased in Lake Mary.” On a recent morning, Brice Counelis stepped off a SunRail
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
based in Lake Mary.” On a recent morning, Brice Counelis stepped off a SunRail commuter train in Longwood. The 28-year-old Apopka resident uses the train about “two or three times a week” to travel to cities along the train’s north-and-south route.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Football Kickoff Classic preseason scheduleat Palm Bay Bayside, 7 Lake Brantley at Wekiva, 7 Lake Howell at Cypress Cree
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
at Palm Bay Bayside, 7 Lake Brantley at Wekiva, 7 Lake Howell at Cypress Creek, 7 Liberty at Palatka, 7 Mainland at Apopka, 7 Miami Christian vs. Cornerstone Charter Miami Norland at Jones Mount Dora at New Smyrna Beach, 7 Ocoee at Oak... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Football players talk about transfersreally think it’s a blessing to open it up like that so they can play at what h
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
really think it’s a blessing to open it up like that so they can play at what high school they want to play at,” said Apopka offensive tackle William Barnes. “I think of it as you can either stay with us or you can leave. I feel like we’re... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Day care teacher accused of hitting child with rulerA day care teacher’s assistant in Apopka is accused of hitting a 4-year-old wit
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
A day care teacher’s assistant in Apopka is accused of hitting a 4-year-old with a ruler hard enough to leave a bruise, Apopka police said. Janet Gainer, 54, faces a charge of child abuse without great bodily harm. An employee who answered the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 5 Lakeland- Bill Castle on the new playoff qualifying format 2017 Schedule Game 1: @Man
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
- Bill Castle on the new playoff qualifying format 2017 Schedule Game 1: @Manatee Game 2: Cooper City (Miami) Game 3: Apopka Game 4: @Gibbs Game 5: East Lake (Spectrum Sports Feature Game) Game 6: Bartow Game 7: @George Jenkins Game 8:... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 8 Wekivaregion quarterfinals Head Coach: Rich Bedesem (2nd, 7-4) Key Players: DT Tyle
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
region quarterfinals Head Coach: Rich Bedesem (2nd, 7-4) Key Players: DT Tyler Davis, DL Norell Pollard, ATH Jarvis Ware (Apopka transfer), LB Rian Davis, DB Cayvian Holmes (Apopka transfer), DB Renardo Malcolm Green, DB Ladarian Paulk (Apopka... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Osceola deputy off the job after road-rage allegations, officials sayfor more than 8 years, is accused of following a man after being cut off as the
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
for more than 8 years, is accused of following a man after being cut off as they were driving down Wekiva Springs Road in Apopka. Apopka Police investigated the June 17 incident and recommended Blow be charged with aggravated assault with a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tale as old as time shines in new theaterof Disney’s animated musical Length: 2:30, including intermission Where: St.
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
of Disney’s animated musical Length: 2:30, including intermission Where: St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, Aug. 10-11; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12; 2:30 p.m.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
5 arrested in overnight Seminole County burglariesafter a spate of overnight burglaries in Seminole County with a car stolen from
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
after a spate of overnight burglaries in Seminole County with a car stolen from Orlando. Demarcus A. Payne, 18, of Apopka, and Rashad A. Johnson, 20, were taken into custody with two Orlando 17-year-olds and a 16-year-old on charges of... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Area springs to benefit from $50 million state plana separate voluntary septic tank replacement project for Blue Spring, Silver Sp
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
a separate voluntary septic tank replacement project for Blue Spring, Silver Springs in Ocala and Wekiva Springs in Apopka. Up to $1 million will be available from the state toward the total $2 million project. The state and the district... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orange County facing a lot of turnover at the topfew years was with firefighters, many of whom left to work for other department
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
few years was with firefighters, many of whom left to work for other departments due to lower pay compared with Orlando and Apopka. Of the 35 firefighters who left Orange County for another agency in 2016 and 2017, 12 left to join one of those two... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
John Land's widow: Part of the former mayor's statue doesn't ring trueWhen Betty Land, widow of longtime Apopka Mayor John Land, previewed a city-com
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
When Betty Land, widow of longtime Apopka Mayor John Land, previewed a city-commissioned statue of her late husband at the artist’s studio a few weeks ago, she noticed something amiss. Her husband’s clay figure had a wedding ring on. “Well, John... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Apopka adds fire stations to improve response times, save livesThe last time Apopka built a fire station, fewer than 20,000 people lived in Or
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The last time Apopka built a fire station, fewer than 20,000 people lived in Orange County’s second-largest city and no toll roads led into the bedroom community. That was 1997. Apopka is now home to nearly 50,000 residents who commute on three... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dallas firm buys 165-unit apartment building in midtown LR for $10.8Ma southwest Little Rock apartment complex. Velocity won a judgment in May in a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
a southwest Little Rock apartment complex. Velocity won a judgment in May in a lawsuit against Primecads LLC of Apopka, Fla., and Chandradat Singh of Jonesboro, Ga. Singh was a managing member of Primecads. In 2015, Primecads and Singh... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Local officials bristle at being overruled by Tallahasseeto ban them entirely but not to regulate them more strictly than pharmacies. W
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
to ban them entirely but not to regulate them more strictly than pharmacies. Winter Garden has since approved a ban, while Apopka, Maitland, Winter Park and Seminole County are considering similar measures. Orlando had already approved... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Swallow-tailed kite named 'Apopka' migrates with virtual companionshipThe swallow-tailed kite named Apopka, which had been hit by a car, healed and f
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
The swallow-tailed kite named Apopka, which had been hit by a car, healed and fitted with a tracking device, was released a week ago as enthusiasts, researchers, rehabilitators and Apopka’s mayor looked on. Apopka and two other kites released soared... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nomadic tight end settles at Arkansasa 6-5, 250-pound tight end, bounced between Indianapolis, his hometown, and two
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
a 6-5, 250-pound tight end, bounced between Indianapolis, his hometown, and two central Florida cities -- Kissimmee and Apopka -- as he was growing up, and things weren't always smooth. "I come from a place where I didn't even have a bed to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Central Florida road construction outpaces map appsconstruction, such fears aren’t off base. For example, a recently opened, 5-mil
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
construction, such fears aren’t off base. For example, a recently opened, 5-mile section of the Wekiva Parkway north of Apopka doesn’t yet exist on the Google app for Android phones. When driving along the toll expressway, the app puts its blue... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Apopka splash pad bidder makes waves over contractor choiceApopka finally named a contractor this week for its long-awaited splash pad, bu
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Apopka finally named a contractor this week for its long-awaited splash pad, but the losing bidder on the project threw cold water on the city’s selection. “I got cheated,” said Ryan Fitzgerald, president of Ryan Fitzgerald Construction Inc. whose... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Despite losses, University offense still has firepower ,,, and Lingardin 2017. "I don't feel any pressure," said Moss, who caught Braden's lone touc
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
in 2017. "I don't feel any pressure," said Moss, who caught Braden's lone touchdown strike in the spring game loss to Apopka. "I think I run good enough routes to attract some attention and get other people open. The chemistry I have with Cody... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Rescued Fla. pit bull has died, group saysMiracle, a suspected bait dog who was found in Apopka last week, has died, acco
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 days ago
Miracle, a suspected bait dog who was found in Apopka last week, has died, according to the rescue organization that tried to save her life. Pitbull Tailz Rescue said the dog was suffering, so they decided to euthanize it. Vets say Miracle, who was... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF program sends future teachers to rural communities40 hours this past school yearin two Hillsborough County schools, including Rob
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
40 hours this past school yearin two Hillsborough County schools, including Robinson, or at the Hope CommUnity Center in Apopka, a nonprofit that offers educational programs. Planting Seeds is part of a course that UCF students take to learn how... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Spectrum Sports Top 20 - No. 17 Timber CreekScoop: Timber Creek pulled off one of the biggest playoff upsets in area histor
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
Scoop: Timber Creek pulled off one of the biggest playoff upsets in area history last season by knocking off No. 1 ranked Apopka in the first round. Despite a second round loss to district rival Winter Park, the Wolves still experienced another... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Girl, 14, killed in Orange City hit-run crashremains under investigation. No other details were given. Check back and watc
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
remains under investigation. No other details were given. Check back and watch Channel 9 Eyewitness News at Noon for updates to this developing story. Read: Apopka officials vote down settlement with city administrator fired after hit-and-run cr... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seacoast moves more ops to Central Floridato grow with customer demand. Seacoast is now one of the top five biggest bank
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
to grow with customer demand. Seacoast is now one of the top five biggest banks based in Florida. At the helm locally is Apopka native Julie Kleffel, Orlando market leader and executive VP for Seacoast. Kleffel, of Longwood, is a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Spectrum Sports Fall 2017 Live Game ScheduleAugust 18 (Tampa Bay): Kickoff Classic, Manatee at Armwood Friday, August 18 (
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 17 days ago
August 18 (Tampa Bay): Kickoff Classic, Manatee at Armwood Friday, August 18 (Central Fla.): Kickoff Classic, Mainland at Apopka Thursday, August 24: Kissimmee Osceola at Lake Gibson Friday, August 25 (Tampa Bay): Plant at Hillsborough Friday,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
You want theater? We got theaterfor children, St. Luke’s Theater is opening Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
for children, St. Luke’s Theater is opening Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at its brand-new performing-arts venue on Apopka-Vineland Road in southwest Orange County. Each summer, the Methodist church offers a big musical; “Beauty and the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seminole switching to natural-gas garbage trucksCNG is a more cost stable fuel.” Seminole joins other Central Florida governme
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
CNG is a more cost stable fuel.” Seminole joins other Central Florida governments, including Orange County, Orlando and Apopka in a growing nationwide movement by governments to move toward environmentally-friendly vehicles. The Lynx regional... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FSU makes top seven for four-star William BarnesBurton) Florida State made the cut for four-star offensive tackle William Barn
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 days ago
Burton) Florida State made the cut for four-star offensive tackle William Barnes. The class of 2018 prospect out of Apopka High School in Apopka, released his top seven schools on his Twitter Thursday night. Along with FSU, Barnes included... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Winter Garden first to ban medical marijuana shops — for nowby the state, became the first city in Central Florida to ban cannabis dispensa
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
by the state, became the first city in Central Florida to ban cannabis dispensaries — but probably not the last. Apopka, Maitland and Winter Park may vote next month on measures similar to the ban approved unanimously Thursday by Winter... Read more
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The News & Observer
This UNC basketball star asks Tar Heel football recruit, Why not Carolina?U.S. Army All-American, is interested in UNC, Florida, Florida State and Ohio S
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. Army All-American, is interested in UNC, Florida, Florida State and Ohio State. Both Berry and Barnes are from Apopka, Fla., near Orlando. It’s unclear where Barnes will go, but 75 percent of the experts on 247sports think he will pick... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Car burglary suspects were 'shaking, stuttering, and sweating,' Seminole deputies saidCounty were "visibly shaking, stuttering, and sweating" when deputies approache
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
County were "visibly shaking, stuttering, and sweating" when deputies approached them, records show. James Kirk, 19 of Apopka, and Desire Negron, 20 of Casselberry, are facing seven counts each of burglary of a conveyance. Deputies got a call... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
News of Record for Wednesday, July 26, 2017A. Melvin, 47, Oak Hill, failure to appear; Durham Lott, 20, , court violation,
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
A. Melvin, 47, Oak Hill, failure to appear; Durham Lott, 20, , court violation, failure to appear (2); Andrew M. Lyon, 23, Apopka, failure to appear (3); James E. Simons III, 28, Deltona, possession of a controlled substance, possession new legend... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wekiva Parkway opens another 5 miles of toll road near ApopkaThe construction of several miles of the Wekiva Parkway near Apopka was what Mi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
The construction of several miles of the Wekiva Parkway near Apopka was what Min Cho heard for weeks when she started her mornings and ended her long days of cultivating shrubs: “clang, clang, clang.” The work and clamor has ceased and Cho, owner of... Read more
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