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Wildwood man arrested after marijuana found stashed inside chewing tobacco container

A Wildwood man was arrested Monday night after he was found to have marijuana stashed inside a chewing tobacco container. Andrew Charles Stietenroth III, 46,...

Village of Belvedere couple’s son arrested after road rage incident involving 16-year-old

A Village of Belvedere couple’s son was arrested after a road rage incident involving a 16-year-old Sunday night on County Road 466. The 16-year-old had...

Silver Alert issued for 87-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease  

A Silver Alert has been issued for an 87-year-old Fruitland Park man last seen at a local car dealership. Charles Duane Montgomery was last seen...

Suspect sought after inappropriately touching woman alone in aisle at Wal-Mart at Buffalo Ridge...

Sumter County sheriff's detectives are seeking assistance from the public in the search for a suspect who inappropriately touched a woman at Wal-Mart at...

Gov. Scott cancels planned trip to Villages due to funerals for students killed in...

Gov. Rick Scott’s visit to The Villages, scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 20 has been canceled.  He will be in South Florida to attend funerals of...

Lady Lake woman sentenced on DUI charge after rear-end collision in The Villages

A 25-year-old Lady Lake woman has been ordered not to consume or possess alcohol as a result of a rear-end collision last month in...

VHA to host electronics recycling drive Saturday at Lake Deaton Plaza

The VHA will host an electronics recycling drive from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24 in the parking lot of Publix at...

Villager who crashed into light pole on Colony Boulevard sentenced in drunk driving case

A Village of Sanibel woman whose vehicle crashed into a light pole on Colony Boulevard last month has been sentenced on a charge of...

‘George and Martha Washington’ visit John Bartram Chapter of the DAR

At a recent meeting of the John Bartram Chapter of the DAR, Cora and Bill Elder presented a lively and informative program as they...
Wal-Mart at Summerfield where a man lef the store with a cart full of unpaid items.

Man in truck picks up ‘pretty’ woman on run after botched shoplifting spree at...

A man in a truck gave a lift to a “pretty” woman on Sunday who was on the run after a botched shoplifting spree...

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