Seminole County School Board approves Beamon's contract

The Seminole County School Board voted Tuesday to approve a contract with Serita Beamon to become the district’s next superintendent. The vote came after several people spoke during public comment asking for the process to start over. The board ended up voting 4-1 to approve the contract with Beamon.

New details on deadly Sanford house fire

FOX 35 is learning new details on a deadly fire out of Sanford. An officer called in the fire around 1:30 a.m. on Friday. By the time crews arrived on the scene, the home was fully engulfed. A woman and her two dogs were unable to escape.

Sanford firefighter charged in Capitol riot

A Florida firefighter accused of taking part in the chaos at the Capitol last week walked out of the federal courthouse in Orlando on Tuesday after being released following his arrest. Andrew Williams is facing charges of disorderly conduct and unlawful entry.

Thunderbirds arrive ahead of air show

The elite group of U.S. Air Force pilot known as The Thunderbirds has arrived for the Lockheed Martin Space and Air Show at Orlando Sanford International Airport.

Gas line ruptures, sparks massive fire

A gas line ruptured in the middle of the night in Seminole County, forcing many out of their homes. The explosion was so powerful, people felt it as they slept. Officials said it was fortunate this happened in low population area.

Homeless veteran gets travel trailer

A homeless veteran in Sanford is homeless no more. Seminole County Deputy Carl Tipton said he spotted military veteran Richard Pajula on the streets of downtown Sanford and felt compelled to help.