| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:13 PM
SANFORD — Supporters of Trayvon Martin lit candles and sang gospel songs Friday night at a memorial for the slain teenager at the Goldsboro Welcome Center.
The show of support capped a day in which more than six dozen people gathered for hours...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:46 PM
As George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial draws to close, law enforcement agencies are preparing to quell any potential violence that the verdict in the high-profile case could spark.
Locally and statewide, law enforcement agencies are ready to...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:54 PM
SANFORD - Two days after his son Trayvon had been shot, Tracy Martin wanted answers about why the killer, George Zimmerman, had not been arrested.
So Tracy Martin went to the Sanford Police Department and met with investigators.
Lead detective Chris...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:17 AM
In the nine days the state spent laying out its second-degree-murder case against George Zimmerman at his trial, prosecutors questioned 36 witnesses and submitted 200 items of evidence.
Though it's unclear whether Zimmerman will testify, jurors have...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Watching the George Zimmerman murder trial on TV is like being caught in a match of emotional ping pong as you try to anticipate what the jury is thinking: If the detective says Zimmerman never changed his story, does that make his claim of self-defense...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:43 AM
The prosecution in the George Zimmerman murder case introduced his school and medical records into evidence Wednesday, a move aimed at showing that the neighborhood watch volunteer was familiar with self-defense law and had hopes of a career in law...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:22 PM
SANFORD — In a phone call with a police dispatcher minutes before he shot Trayvon Martin, murder defendant George Zimmerman said off-handedly, "[Expletive] punks."
On Tuesday, that phrase became one of the most important of the trial so far....
| Apr 30, 2011
| 4:42 AM
Clean-up on Aisle 8.
Just what kind of person pees on packs of cough-drops in a drug store?
Surveillance video caught a man enter a Sanford Walgreen's around 10:23 p.m.on April 21 and urinate on packages of cough drops valued at...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 6:10 PM
There's a new casualty in the case of aSanford police officer's son who is accused of throwing a sucker punch that floored a homeless man: retiring police Chief Brian Tooley.
TheSanford City Commission voted Monday to dismiss Tooley.
He was scheduled to...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:08 PM
SANFORD — Most of the people demanding justice for Trayvon Martin did not know the teen, who was shot to death by a crime-watch volunteer.
But people in this community and beyond want to know how an unarmed 17-year-old who simply went to a nearby...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:53 PM
SANFORD — James Davis gripped the hands of the people on either side of him, closed his eyes and prayed for justice in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
The lifelong Sanford resident was one of nearly 400 people, including many influential...