Leesburg Police are not releasing the names yet of the four people who were aboard a firefighting Black Hawk helicopter that crashed Tuesday near the Leesburg International Airport.
Investigators said four people were traveling in the helicopter. No survivors have been located and at least one death has been reported by Leesburg Fire Rescue.
A Eustis couple is demanding two school employees accused of dragging their son down a hallway be arrested. They met with the new police chief for over an hour.
The parents of a kindergarten student said their child was dragged down the hallway of a Lake County school. Now, two employees are off the job.
A Tavares man rescued a boater hanging on to his capsized boat and now he's sharing his story.
A fire broke out a home in Central Florida as lightning struck it during strong storms on Sunday, fire officials said.
Parents or legal guardians must accompany minor students ages 16 and 17 who want to get the vaccine.
A Central Florida veteran received a new roof on his house for free. Leesburg military veteran Corey Eureka was chosen as part of the Habitat for Humanity program.
Kids as young as 16 can now get the Pfizer vaccine in Florida. Those 18 and older are eligible for any shot. With the drop in age eligibility, Lake County is offering the vaccine to students.
Lake County Schools announced the vaccine offer on Wednesday, stating that they will offer doses at its high schools starting next week.
Deputies with the Lake County Sheriff's Office say they were searching for a Florida man wanted for violating probation and when they found him to make the arrest, he was inside a clothes dryer. The incident happened in Umatilla.
In body camera video, the man is heard saying, "that thing has my whole back twitched. I don't know what's worst, the dog or the laundry thing."
A statue of civil rights activist Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune could soon be on display at a Lake County museum plagued by controversy over a confederate statue.
Lake County says it has vaccinated 70 percent of all of its seniors, 65 years of age and older.
A Lake County vaccination site at the Lake Square Mall is now administering about 3,000 shots a day, and the man behind it all is using a little Disney magic to make it happen.
A house fire in Sorrento has displaced seven people. Authorities said the fire was challenging because of issued with water supply in the area.
Police have been busy collecting evidence after three people were found dead inside a Tavares home. Authorities are investigating the incident as a double murder-suicide.
Two Central Florida lawmakers admit that vaccine rollouts have had a few roadblocks in Florida, but for the most part, they contend that the system is working as best as it can under state management.
The family of two Mt. Dora convenience store owners continue to seek justice after they were gunned down by a killed late last year. Surveillance video shows the suspect just before he pulled the trigger. Police say they are still getting tips.
Two men have been arrested on animal cruelty charges after investigators said they performed an illegal Caesarean section on a French Bulldog.