CLERMONT — Uplifting Entertainment’s original series “Bringing Up Bates” stars new parents and Clermont residents Alyssa and John Webster, the son of U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster and his wife Sandra.
A power line struck down by lightning caused a 40-acre wildfire in Clermont on Saturday, a city spokeswoman reported Sunday morning.
National Heritage Breeds Day was about a week ago, but at one farm in the Howey-in-the-Hills area, heritage breeds are a way of life.
CLERMONT — Body cams may soon be coming to police officers in Clermont.
CM Box Car Racing will be raising money for the Wounded Warriors Project on Saturday.
TAVARES — During an eight-day mission trip to Haiti, a 29-member Florida Hospital Waterman mission team touched nearly 1,400 lives.
GROVELAND -- City Manager Redmond Jones has announced a city council workshop for 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Fire Station 94 located at 193 Cherry Valley Trail in Groveland.
GROVELAND — South Lake County residents have another way to access State Road 429 with Wednesday’s opening of the Schofield Road interchange.
CLERMONT – A dead body found Monday night has been identified as that of missing 82-year-old Salvatore Gambino.
OCALA — Momentum is building for Marion County to be the home of the next Veterans Affairs nursing home to serve former service people within a 75-mile radius of Ocala.
CLERMONT — The search continues for an 82-year-old, wheelchair-bound man who was last seen Friday afternoon at the intersection of Hunt Street and Grand Avenue.
GROVELAND — City officials have once again backed an economic incentive package to attract new businesses by waiving start-up fees, taxes or other fees.
MONTVERDE — Montverde Academy graduate Benjamin Kyle Borysiewicz believes his school has bragging rights for having one of the most unforgettable and coolest high school graduation ceremonies in the country.
LEESBURG — Motorists will want to make sure they are strapped in this Memorial Day weekend.
Police are trying to find a missing 82-year-old man.
A 30-year-old Clermont driver escaped serious injury Thursday in a three-vehicle accident that killed a 26-year-old Kissimmee driver, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
CLERMONT — It was a long stretch of silence for 250-300 bicyclists Wednesday evening as they rounded Clermont’s Lake Minneola in honor of those fellow cyclists who have been killed or injured while riding on public roads.
Watermelon harvesting is in full swing in Lake and Sumter counties. This crew out of Arcadia is picking for Forget Me Knot Farm in Groveland. The actual watermelon farmer is Angie Purvis, who estimates there are about 300 acres of watermelons in production in Lake County, with at least that much in Sumter County. Purvis started picking her field last Friday and sells to Indian Hills Produce in Groveland. South and central Florida typically harvest through late May, while north Florida usually begins harvesting in mid- to late May with production running through the end of June, according to the website thepacker.com.