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9 more local COVID-19 deaths as new cases spike again across Lake County

Nine more local residents have lost their battle with COVID-19 as Leesburg and Lake County saw yet another spike in the number of new cases of the deadly virus.

Lake County students to benefit from $77,000 matching grant program

With the help of private donors, the Education Foundation of Lake County has received $77,548.76 in matching funds from the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations.

Headlines

16-year-old connected to ‘huge’ fight at Leesburg High School arrested in Marion County

A 16-year-old Leesburg High School student who recently was involved in a “huge” fight that left another student with severe injuries was arrested in Marion County on Monday.

Florida zips past 1 million COVID-19 cases as 3 more local residents succumb to virus

Three more local residents have succumbed to COVID-19 as Florida surpassed 1 million cumulative cases of the deadly virus.

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1 more local COVID-19 death as Florida teeters on 1 million cases of deadly virus

One more local resident has died of COVID-19 as the number of new cases of the deadly virus skyrocketed Monday across Florida and the state teetered on 1 million positive results.

Lake County parents and students invited to help choose 2021-22 student calendar

It’s time to choose the Lake County Schools 2021-22 student calendar and two options are available through a public survey.

Deadly COVID-19 cases nearing 1 million mark in Florida

COVID-19 is showing no signs of slowing down in the tri-county area and across the state as Florida is nearing 1 million cumulative cases of the deadly virus.

Follow these tips to avoid thieves during busy holiday shopping season

Christmas shoppers are out en masse and that means one thing – thieves are right there with them. We’ve got tips to help you keep those criminals at bay.

Crime

16-year-old connected to ‘huge’ fight at Leesburg High School arrested in Marion County

A 16-year-old Leesburg High School student who recently was involved in a “huge” fight that left another student with severe injuries was arrested in Marion County on Monday.

Hit-and-run crash leaves 37-year-old Leesburg motorcyclist dead

The Florida Highway Patrol is searching for the driver of a vehicle that was involved in a hit-and-run crash Saturday that left one Leesburg motorcyclist dead and three others seriously injured.

Vomiting Leesburg woman jailed after bloodied guy pal suffers stab wound

A Leesburg woman was jailed Monday after a violent tiff with her man friend over cigarettes and an alleged video of her vomiting on their four-month-old baby.

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Hit-and-run crash leaves 37-year-old Leesburg motorcyclist dead

The Florida Highway Patrol is searching for the driver of a vehicle that was involved in a hit-and-run crash Saturday that left one Leesburg motorcyclist dead and three others seriously injured.

Another local COVID-19 death as new cases cropping up across tri-county area

Another local resident has succumbed to COVID-19 as new cases of the deadly virus continue to pop up across the tri-county area.

Lake County Schools announces 46 Rookie Teachers of the Year

Forty-six new Lake County Schools educators are being recognized for their commitment to their students and their passion for teaching.

8 more local COVID-19 deaths as local cases increasing at rapid pace

Eight more local residents have succumbed to COVID-19 as new cases of the deadly virus continue to spike in and around Leesburg.