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Troopers Respond to Fatal Crash in Clermont

CLERMONT -- The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a report of a crash just after 11 a.m. Wednesday morning in the Four Corners area of Clermont. According to a press release, one person was pronounced…

Lake County to Host Hurricane Expo with Free…

Lake-- Lake County Animal Shelter, Office of Emergency Management and UF/IFAS extension office have joined forces to host 2019 Hurricane Expo for Lake County residents. The event will include information, tools, and how-to presentations for…

Pickup Truck Runs Into Brick Law Office in…

Ocala-- Mid-morning Tuesday Ocala Fire Rescue responded to a car accident on SR 40 in Ocala. Upon arrival, crews found a heavily damaged pick-up truck had run into a brick building located at the 2300…

SPCA Offers Pet Safety Tips for Hurricane Season

Sumter-- With hurricane season quickly approaching, many communities are preparing early for a summer of unknowns. Alongside those preparations, YOUR Humane Society SPCA (formerly known as Humane Society SPCA/Sumter County) has released important info, safety…

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Roads Closed and Power Lines Down in Lake…

LAKE COUNTY -- Troopers are currently working a crash scene in Umatilla involving four vehicles according to a Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson. Update to this story found here The incident occurred at approximately 7:35 a.m.…

Police Search for Suspect in Fatal Mount Dora…

MOUNT DORA -- Officials are searching for a suspect connected to a hit-and-run accident in Mount Dora early Friday morning that left one Mount Dora man dead according to Florida Highway Patrol reports. According to…

Baby Rescued, 14 Arrested in Webster Drug Bust

WEBSTER -- Deputies rescued a child and arrested the parents along with 12 others during an early morning drug bust in Webster Friday. According to a statement released by the Sumter County Sheriff's Department, the…

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Officials Set to Break Ground on New Lake…

TAVARES -- Lake County officials prepare for groundbreaking ceremony for the new 31,000 square foot animal shelter that will be the new temporary home for hundreds of pets while they wait to be adopted. The…

Fifth Arrest Made in Year-Old Eustis Rape Case

Lake County Deputies arrested a fifth person in connection to a one-year-old rape case that occurred in Eustis in February last year. According to arrest reports, deputies took 54-year-old Robert Anothony Whiley into custody after…

UPDATE: Gunman in Custody and One Victim Deceased

OCALA -- One man is in custody following a shooting at the Ocala Walmart on SR 40. The shooting occurred mid-day Saturday and police have described it as a domestic violence altercation ending with multiple…

One Injured in Ocala Walmart Shooting

OCALA -- Approximately mid-day on Saturday, Walmart on 40 East near Silver Springs was evacuated due to a shooting. Sources say that one gunman entered Walmart through the garden center and pulled out a gun…