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  • Eight Dead, 10 Injured After Van Crashes into Florida Canal

    Eight Dead, 10 Injured After Van Crashes into Florida Canal

    (MOORE HAVEN, Fla.) — At least eight people died and 10 others were injured after the van they were riding in crashed into a Florida canal, authorities said. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident happened at 12:31 a.m. Monday at State Road 78 and U.S. Highway 27 in Moore Haven, Glades County, in the southern part of the state. The van was traveling eastbound on State Road 78 when it passed through a stop sign and traveled across U.S. Highway 27, crashing into the partially-filled canal, according to a statement released by Public Affairs Division Lieutenant Gregory S…. Read more

  • Minnesota Sorority Sister's Disappearance Triggers Desperate Search

    Minnesota Sorority Sister's Disappearance Triggers Desperate Search

    (MINNEAPOLIS) — A University of Minnesota student called “an amazing sister and friend” seems to have disappeared with out a trace. Jennifer Houle was last seen Friday at a bar in the Dinkytown area of Minneapolis between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m., the Minneapolis Police Department said. Friends said they think Houle, 22, left the bar to walk home. Police said they found her purse and her phone in the middle of the street near her apartment building, just an hour and a half after she was last seen at the bar. Houle is a member of the Pi Beta… Read more

  • Students are observing Spring Break

    SANFORD–Lee County schools are closed as spring break is observed, and many community events and activities are planned. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Chilly temps had no effect on Sunday’s community egg hunt

    SANFORD–They came from the four corners of the county, all with one goal in mind..find the most eggs. Kiwanis Park was the setting for hundreds of children to search for candy eggs. The event was sponsored by the Sanford Jaycees. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Carrie Underwood Shares First Picture of Son Isaiah on Instagram

    Carrie Underwood Shares First Picture of Son Isaiah on Instagram

    Carrie Underwood officially introduced her her newborn son Isaiah Michael to fans via an Instagram photo on Sunday. “The Predators are in the playoffs! Just waiting to get called up! #PutMeInCoach,” the 32-year-old “Blown Away” singer captioned a photo of the sleeping baby holding a miniature hockey stick. The post is a nod to her husband Mike Fisher‘s team, The Nashville Predators, clinching first place in their division. Carrie and Mike welcomed Isaiah on February 27. He’s the first child for both. “We’re definitely blessed to have him join us in our lives, Fisher told NHL.com earlier this month. “There’s no… Read more

  • Second Body Recovered from New York City Building Collapse Site

    Second Body Recovered from New York City Building Collapse Site

    (NEW YORK) –  A second body was found Sunday at the site of a New York City building explosion and collapse, a city official told ABC News, shortly after New York City Police Department said the searchers looking for two people believed to be missing found a first body. Identification of the body was pending, said the NYPD. The explosion, which happened Thursday afternoon, left 22 people injured and two missing, city officials have said. Some containers of debris from the site have been taken to a “secure” undisclosed location for additional examination if necessary — either to look for… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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  • Apr 02Teen Homeschooler Book Club at the Lee County Library
  • Apr 03Crossroad Community Church - FREE Fried Fish Dinner
  • Apr 03First Friday Family Night Stevens Center Sanford
  • Apr 04Carolina Town and Country - Easter Egg Hunt and Flock Shop
  • Apr 04Sanford Farmers Market