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3 more local COVID-19 deaths as new cases reported across Lake County

Three more local deaths were reported Monday from COVID-19 as multiple new cases were identified in Leesburg and throughout Lake County.

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

Nine more local residents have died of COVID-19 as new cases continued to be reported in Leesburg and across Lake County.

LSSC Foundation receives $23,000 for student scholarship programs

The Lake-Sumter State College Foundation has received $23,130 from the Florida College System Foundation for three student scholarship programs.

25-year-old Leesburg Uber driver jailed after nasty tiff with man over child

A Leesburg Uber driver was arrested Thursday night after a nasty battle erupted with a man when she attempted to pick up her daughter from a Marion County residence.

4 more local COVID-19 deaths as tri-county area surpasses 20,000 cases

Four more local residents have lost their battle with COVID-19 as the tri-county area topped 20,000 cases of the deadly virus.

Lake County sheriff seeks help in nabbing trailer thieves who are ringing up tolls

A trailer was stolen in Lake County recently that contained thousands of dollars in lawn equipment.

Leesburg man jailed after allegedly providing false name after minor crash

A Leesburg man found himself behind bars earlier this week after a fender-bender with another motorist.

3 more local residents die of COVID-19 as local area reports 120 new cases

Three more local residents have died of COVID-19 as new cases of the deadly virus continue to crop up throughout the tri-county area.

Gator Harley-Davidson event among those blessed by Leesburg commissioners

On a night when the Leesburg Commission unanimously voted to bless opening the city back up for special events – with caution – a good part of the discussion centered on an upcoming event planned at Gator Harley-Davidson.

Armed Leesburg man allegedly snatched baby from mother at apartment complex

A Leesburg man is being accused of snatching an 18-month-old baby from his mother at an apartment complex in Lady Lake.