Woman Who Threatened PCSO Sergeant Had An Extensive Criminal HistoryThe woman who threatened a Polk County Sheriff's Office patrol sergeant, November 11, and who was shot and killed as she advanced at the sergeant with a shovel, was 24-year-old Jessiram Hweih Rivera of Winter Haven. Rivera had an extensive arrest criminal history, including violent felonies, and including a previous battery on a law enforcement officer.
Stanford Students Call For Expulsion Of Classmate Over Racist, Violent Posts On Social MediaStanford students calls for expulsion of classmate.
'Death Or Dismemberment': Georgia Lawmaker Responds To Facebook 'Threat' Against HerGovernor Brian Kemp’s Facebook posts on Major League Baseball’s decision to pull the All Star Game from Georgia has prompted heated comments, including one from former Accenture Managing Director Robert Giacobbe responding to State Representative Rebecca Mitchell.
Florida Woman Fell Prey To Scam Involving Mexican Cartel & Her DaughterA Winter Haven woman fell prey to a phone scam involving a Mexican Cartel and the safety of her daughter. Now, Winter Haven Police are warning the public about a phone scam that is rising to a different level.
President Trump Visits South Florida, Discusses COVID-19, Schools And VenezuelaSkylar Henry reports from the White House that President Trump briefly addressed the coronavirus pandemic during a visit to U.S. Southern Command. President Trump confirms, "...before it hit, we were doing really well, and we're still doing very well but now we're getting back on track."
Trump Threatens To Move RNC From North Carolina, Georgia and Florida Governors Extend InvitesWhen President Donald Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina, where it is expected to be held in late August, the governors of Georgia and Florida have offered to host the event.
Doctor Accused Of Threats To Slit Workers, Patients' ThroatsShe threatened to cut one employee's head off, roll it down a hallway and "call the employee's children so that they could see it."
Good News For Georgia's Peach CropPeach growers got plenty of beneficial "chill hours" this winter for the first time in three years.
Many Women Unaware Of Heart Disease's ThreatOnly one in five women are aware that heart disease is their greatest health threat.