SPCA Tampa Bay Waiving Select Adoption Fees This SaturdayThe SPCA Tampa Bay announced they will waive select adoption fees on Saturday, August 29, during its annual Clear the Shelter pet adoption campaign.
Police: Florida Man Punched Senior Citizen Over Social Distancing RequestA 75-year-old Daytona Beach man who recently had heart surgery was punched in the chest and knocked to the ground after asking a woman to maintain social distancing at a Publix store, police said.
Video: Newly Hatched Turtle Scuttling Into The Ocean Before Hurricane IsaiasAs Hurricane Isaias threatened the East Coast of Florida on Sunday, a beachgoer captured this adorable video of a freshly hatched turtle making its way to the ocean in Vero Beach, Florida.
Florida Man Arrested With Gun In One Hand, Beer In The OtherA Florida man in Wimauma was arrested on Saturday, August 1, 2020 after reports that he was waving a firearm at citizens while walking down the road.
JET ICU Flies Twins Born Premature In Utah, Home To St. PetersburgTampa-based company, JET ICU helped a Pinellas County couple bring their twins home which were prematurely born in Utah.
Florida Probation Officer Arrested For Video Voyeurism At WalmartFlorida Department of Juvenile Justice probation officer, Darius Brantley was arrested Thursday for 2 counts of video voyeurism at a Tampa Walmart.
Florida Sheriff K-9 Demonstrates A Properly Donned MaskHighlands County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook with some levity in regards to face masks. The video depicts, Gentry, a K-9 employed by the sheriff's office on how to - and how not to wear a face mask.
Poll: 79% Of College Students Say They Wouldn't Attend Parties This Fall To Prevent Coronavirus InfectionA new poll from College Reaction/Axios found that students are eager to return to campus and willing to not party in doing so.
No Contest: Grady Judd Will Be Polk County Sheriff 4 More YearsIn an open letter Friday, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd humbly declared he will remain sheriff for another 4 years due to a lack of qualified contestants for the title.
Armed Home Invasion: Teen Victim Shoots All 3 Suspects, 2 DeadA home invasion in Land O Lakes, Florida results in victim shooting all three armed suspects leaving two dead and the third under arrest.
UPDATE: High School Coach In Tampa Arrested For Sex With StudentsIn 2016, Reginald Lawrence, 48, engaged in sexual relations with the victim during six different occasions at his home. The victim was a student at Tampa Bay Tech, located at 6410 Orient Road in Tampa, who has since graduated.
Florida Man Arrested For Exposing Himself In Retail StoreOn Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 37-year-old Derek Hardison went to the Burlington Coat Factory in Seminole, Florida and was seen on surveillance video walking inside. Hardison selected a bottle of lotion, walked around the store with his penis visible then left the store.
Disturbing Increase In Sudden, Unexplained Elephant DeathsSome wildlife officials are reporting strange behavior such as the elephants running in circles and dragging their legs just prior to death. They sudden and unnerving symptoms suggest poisoning. Samples of elephant remains have been collected and sent them to laboratories for further testing.
LEGO® Introduces Pop Culture LEGO ART SetsLEGO meets pop culture icons on September 1, 2020. If borrowing your kid's lego set isn't getting the job done for you, adult lego sets are on the way! The first four sets introduced will be The Beatles, Andy Warhol's Marilyn Monroe, Marvel Studios Iron Man and Star Wars™ The Sith™.
ARREST: Church Employee Suspected Of Stealing Over $750K From Church AccountsIn 2008, Bradley was hired as the finance secretary by Calvary Baptist Church (CBC) located at 2101 Overlook Drive SE in Winter Haven. In late 2019, the head deacon requested copies of the church bank statements based on a digital image seen by church staff that showed an active $225,000 line of credit, connected to another bank account that did not belong to CBC.