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Emergency Management officials urge preparedness as hurricane season begins

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TAVARES — Coming off the heels of 2017’s catastrophic Atlantic hurricane season, with 17 named storms, 10 hurricanes, and 6 major hurricanes, emergency officials are...

Lake County to begin second pass on storm debris

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TAVARES – Lake County will complete its first pass of Hurricane Irma storm debris collection on county maintained roads by Nov. 30, then will begin the...

Sumter Citizens Urged to Remove Hurricane Coverings

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WILDWOOD, Fla - Sumter County Fire and EMS released a statement October 17 urging citizens to remove window coverings set up for Hurricane Irma. Although hurricane...

Sumter suspects charged with burglary during ‘state of emergency’

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WEBSTER, Fla. – Two suspects accused of kicking in the door of a Sumter County home Tuesday evening to steal hurricane supplies were arrested...

DCF Announces Release of Food Stamp Benefits Within 48 Hours for...

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FLORIDA - The Department of Children and Families announced on Wednesday it will be releasing food stamp benefits early to help benefit recipients prepare...

Lake County Emergency Management urges residents to prepare for a busy...

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TAVARES — Officials predict an above-average hurricane season this year, and Lake County Emergency Management is reminding residents to take steps now to help...

Lake County Closes Shelter, Emergency Operations Status Lowered to Level 2

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LAKE COUNTY - Lake County officials announced that the Emergency Operations status has been downgraded to a Level 2 - Partial Activation. All Lake County shelters...

Hurricane Matthew: All Clear or More to Come?

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Hurricane Matthew came at Florida as one of the strongest and deadliest hurricanes in almost 12 years. But are we in the clear? The latest...

Sumter County Returns to Normal Operations Friday Afternoon

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SUMTER COUNTY - According to the National Weather Service, the Tropical Storm Warning has been lifted for Sumter County. Sumter County officials announced that they...

Latest Citrus County Warnings for Hurricane Matthew

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Citrus County Sheriff's Office Emergency Management Officials along with the Board of County Commissioners have declared a local state of emergency in preparation for...

Wedgewood Lane WalMart to Stay Open During Hurricane Matthew

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THE VILLAGES - Despite other WalMart locations closing at 4:00 pm Thursday for Hurricane Matthew, the Wedgewood Lane WalMart will remain open to serve residents. The...

Marion County Opens Additional Shelters to Prepare for Hurricane Matthew

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MARION COUNTY - Marion County officials announced that they have opened two additional shelters for Marion County Residents. Marion County Sheriff's Office Emergency Management will provide...

Hurricane Matthew Strengthens to Category 4, Continues Path To Florida

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According to the latest reports from Weather.com, Hurricane Matthew has intensified to a Major Hurricane Category 4 with wind speeds of up to 140...

WalMarts Throughout Central Florida Will Close at 4 pm Thursday

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CENTRAL FLORIDA - Walmart announced that their stores will be closing at 4:00 pm on Thursday to allow employees to prepare for Hurricane Matthew and...

Coastal Residents in Good Spirits as Hurricane Matthew Gets Closer

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JACKSONVILLE - Florida has been very fortunate to not see the effects of a hurricane in quite some time. But we all remember the news...

Tips on Preparing for Hurricane Matthew Effects on Central Florida

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FLORIDA - Florida has been lucky to not have any direct hits from hurricanes in a while, but with Hurricane Matthew, we could finally be...

Sumter County Under Tropical Storm Watch Due to Hurricane Matthew

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SUMTER COUNTY - Sumter County Emergency alert announced that Sumter County is under a Tropical Storm Watch pending the arrival of Hurricane Matthew in a...

County Officials Issue Local State of Emergency for Lake County

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TAVARES - County officials have declared a local state of emergency for Lake County in anticipation of the damaging winds and rainfall from Hurricane Matthew...

Lake County Under Tropical Storm Watch Due to Hurricane Matthew

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LAKE COUNTY - According to a statement released by the U.S. National Weather Service, North and South Lake County is currently under a Tropical Storm...

Governor Scott Declares State of Emergency

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LAKE COUNTY -  Governor Rick Scott declared a State of Emergency Wednesday morning for 42 counties throughout central Florida, including Lake County, in preparation...

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