A Lakeland motorcyclist was killed after a car pulled in front of him Sunday evening in Polk County.
Two people have died from injuries sustained in a Lakeland house fire that started late Monday evening.
Citrus harvesting began earlier this month and the U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting that Florida's orange crop will increase by 5 percent from last year.
For the second time in 18 months, a club concert promoter used his legally concealed gun to fend off an attacker, police said.
A 14-year-old was behind the wheel in a multivehicle crash Monday that killed her mother and 8-year-old sister, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said.
Mitt Romney got on to the business of being the Republican presidential nominee by stumping at a convention farewell rally before heading to Louisiana to tour storm damage cause by Hurricane Isaac.
Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan said Friday that Clint Eastwood was just being himself during an unorthodox speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday.
The message from the Polk County leaders on Thursday was clear:
Staci Martin got her son, Dylan, into car racing at 10 years old after he was injured in a motocross crash. The cars were simply safer, she says.
Romulo Camargo wheeled his motorized chair up to the firing line and with a specially designed chin-operated joy stick device, aimed the FN Mark 16 combat rifle at the target. With the red light of the sight lined up to ...