The Lake County School Board voted 3-2 Monday to rezone many incoming ninth graders from Lake Minneola High School to South Lake High School this fall.
MINNEOLA — Lake Minneola High School boys basketball standout Anthony Brown battled his way through a series of painful leg cramps on Feb. 6 to help the Hawks beat Ocala Vanguard for the Class 6A-District 6 championship in an overtime thriller.
“Somewhere at Lake Minneola High School, a student is choosing between providing for his family and going to school,” several students in Katelyn Raber’s Teen Leadership class chanted.
City of Minneola officials expressed disappointment with the Lake County School Board’s 3-2 tentative vote this week to support a committee’s final recommendation for rezoning students from Lake Minneola High School to South Lake High School beginning this fall.
Lake Minneola High School was one of just 55 high schools in Florida to improve a letter grade when the Florida Department of Education released its high school grades Thursday.
A 20-year-old Minneola man faces multiple charges after marijuana, counterfeit money and a stolen handgun were found in his home, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said.
A Lake Minneola High School senior working toward her Girl Scout gold award — the highest Girl Scout honor — is reaching out to the community for help.
A bomb threat sparked a lockdown at Lake Minneola High School early Wednesday, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
Minneola incumbent Lisa Jones prevailed Tuesday, taking the win for City Council Seat 2 against Russ Silverstein, with 79.65 to 20.35 percent of the vote.
CLERMONT — The Lake Minneola and South Lake girls golf teams did what any fan of the sport would’ve done on the first pleasant afternoon in nearly two weeks on Thursday.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office’s warrants unit is looking for a man who was wanted for a violation of probation charge and fled on foot after officers approached his home Monday around 10:30 a.m., according to Sgt. James Vachon.
Two employees of a Minneola smoke shop were arrested Wednesday after sheriff’s officials raided their business looking for synthetic marijuana.