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Rowdy Gaines, Gregg Troy, Martin Zubero To Be Inducted Into Florida Swimming Hall of Fame
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:59:01 -0700

Main photo by Peter H. Bick MINNEOLA, Florida, September 30. THREE swimming legends will be inducted into the Florida Swimming Hall of Fame Sunday for contributions to the sport. Rowdy

Scary-movie icons will be taking up residence
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:46:38 -0700

The Mount Dora Library Association in conjuction with Mucklebones, LLC, will present "House of Horrors," a walk-through haunted house exhibit featuring life-size recreations from iconic horror films.

Rain brings more flooding concerns in Central Florida
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:16:47 -0700

More heavy rain is forecast to drench Central Florida on Tuesday, as Lake County continues to monitor flooding from the St. Johns Riving in the Astor area. [MORE: Live radar | Hurricane App | Storm Tracking App | Get Storm Pins App ] Jack Moore Road and Tyty Road in Astor were inaccessible due to flooding on Tuesday evening. Roads that are beginning to show flooding include portions of Acorn ...

Varsity scores: Sept. 4
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:20:32 -0700


Haunted tales open doors to old St. Augustine's past
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:40:58 -0700

We're moved into prime day-trip weather, when cooler temperatures brighten the prospect of strolling historic streets, and none are more historic than St. Augustine's.

Houndhaven shelter celebrates rescue of 1,000 t h dog
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 14:17:22 -0700

MINNEOLA — When Linda and Michael Coletta began rescuing dogs after moving to Lake in 2000, they never imagined their efforts would lead to what recently added up to 1,000 dogs being brought back to health and adopted by new owners.

Lake drifts away from textbooks, but long term transition too vague
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:31:27 -0700

Hey parents, have you noticed that your students may not have as many textbooks this year? It's true — at least in some classes.

Lake parents, teachers peeved after board meeting canceled without notice
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:46:12 -0700

Deanna Price donned a red shirt Monday night signifying solidarity with more than 100 other concerned parents and teachers who were geared up to vent a laundry list of frustrations to Lake County School Board members.

The Prospector: IMG helps Deondre Francois get a jump on life at FSU
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:46:09 -0700

When star quarterback Deondre Francois was throwing passes for Orlando Olympia, he would often times sit glumly on the bench between offensive series. He did not talk a lot to teammates on the sideline, rarely talked to head coach Tom Paolucci and never really seemed to be in much of a flow.

High school football scores for Sept. 26
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:37:16 -0700

Week 5 of the 2014 high school football season is nearly here. Every Friday we collect scores from around central Florida and present them right here. Thursday, September 25 Hagerty   21    vs     Orange City University     23   FINAL Lake Minneola   35    vs     Mount Dora     19   FINAL St. John's Bartram Trail    15    vs     Seabreeze     10   FINAL Friday, September 26 American Heritage ...