Category Archives: U.S. News

Law Enforcement Responds to Trump’s Call to Not be “Too Nice” to Suspects

By | July 31, 2017

TAVARES, Fla. – Local officials have stopped short of criticizing President Donald Trump’s recent speech where he encouraged law enforcement officers not to be “too nice” with suspects during their arrest. But they were quick to point out they do… Read More »

Families Can Expect Delays in 2017 Income Tax Refunds

By | January 5, 2017

Tax season is almost upon us and families are beginning to check their mailboxes in hopes of finding their W-2’s in order to file and receive their refunds as quickly as possible. This year, however, some families will be disappointed… Read More »

Man Crashed Car in Residents Yard, Wanted for Murder

By | December 12, 2016

BUSHNELL – Deputies from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office were surprised when the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations contacted them about a man they had in custody. According to a press release, Deputies responded to a home in Bushnell located on SW… Read More »

Officials Still Searching for Missing Summerfield Man

By | December 2, 2016

SUMMERFIELD – A Summerfield man is still missing after he left his home in Summerfield with only his passport, identification card, and medication. Family members of 69-year-old Derek Cunningham reported last seeing him on November 16th. According to reports, Cunningham is… Read More »

Paisley Man and Woman Arrested After Elaborate Timeshare Scheme

By | November 3, 2016

PAISLEY – A Paisley man and woman were arrested after an investigation uncovered an elaborate timeshare scheme that defrauded numerous elderly people in the United States and Canada. According to arrest reports, 26-year-old Joseph Daniel McGowen and 23-year-old Lacey Leann Bagley… Read More »

Social Media Clown Threat Causes Unrest in Lake County Schools

By | September 30, 2016

LAKE COUNTY – A growing epidemic of clowns roaming streets and hanging out at parks has stirred some tension with locals and law enforcement throughout the country. With reports on social media websites claiming sightings in Lake County more residents and… Read More »

Sumter County Deputy and Local Mechanic Go Beyond the Call of Duty

By | September 17, 2016

BUSHNELL – It was a day that Amanda Paterson says she will never forget. Paterson, a mother from Georgia, was traveling from Valdosta to Tampa to take her daughter Alexis to the Shriner’s Hospital when she began having car trouble. “We… Read More »