Health care workers get free Super Bowl tickets from NFL

Some nurses at Sarasota Memorial Hospital received a surprise guest during a Zoom meeting on Thursday. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell expressed gratitude for frontline workers in the fight against the coronavirus and extended an invitation to attend the Super Bowl for free.

State pays $198 million for shopping complex

The State of Florida has just agreed to pay $198 million for a shopping center near Walt Disney World and Interstate 4. The Crossroads Center will eventually be razed to begin work on a road construction project.

Teenager sentenced for mother's murder

In Volusia County, a DeBary teenager convicted of killing his mother will spend decades in prison. Gregory Ramos was sentenced on Friday and he addressed the court.

Orange County reports record COVID-19 deaths

Friday marked a grim milestone in Orange County as 36 more COVID-19-related deaths have been reported. That is the largest single-day total since the pandemic began. The county also reporting 678 new cases, and despite the rising numbers, Mayor Jerry Demings said he is confident that the vaccine is widely available in the county.