Ongoing updates from Hardee County as Tropical Storm Eta impacts Florida.
Highlands, Sarasota and Hardee County schools will be closed on Monday, November 9 as Tropical Storm Eta makes its way across South Florida and into the Gulf of Mexico. The school districts decided to cancel class Sunday evening due to the potential for significant rain and winds gusts in the area.
Visitors of Solomon's Castle may think this quirky castle, covered in metal plates, is in the middle of nowhere, but the family behind the creative destination says otherwise.
Hardee County correctional officers Vickearia Harrieth, 20, and Alyssia Garza-Helms, 22, have been charged with burglary and battery in an altercation inside of a Winter Haven apartment.
The Hardee County Sheriff’s Office says a teen has been located after being reported misssing September 3 around 12:30 a.m. in Wauchula, Fl.
The Hardee County Sheriff’s Office says they have located a missing woman who was last seen in Bartow Friday evening.
The city of Wauchula gave the go-ahead for a resident to spray the city's streets with a chemical most of us have in our medicine cabinet: hydrogen peroxide.
The Amber Alert for two Hardee County children has been canceled.
A Hardee County mother was worried her daughter could be infected with the novel coronavirus after tests for other illnesses came back negative but she said because her daughter didn't meet the criteria, doctors sent them home with no answers.
If you feel sick, there are in-home, local, and national resources for you to get advice and medical help. Below is a list of hotlines, phone numbers, websites, and emails where you can get help in the Tampa Bay Area.
A 26-year-old man died Friday evening after the ATV he was in crashed in Hardee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The all-clear has been given at Wauchula Advent Health Hospital following a bomb threat that forced the evacuations of patients and medical staff.
A 33-year-old orangutan granted legal personhood by a judge in Argentina is settling into her new surroundings at the Center for Great Apes in central Florida.
Off the beaten path in the southwest corner of Hardee County, you'll find one man's vision of a castle in the middle of the Florida swamps.
Many residents in Hardee County are taking the threat of Hurricane Dorian seriously, having been through Irma much too recently.
Deputies in Hardee County arrested a man for possessing illegal drugs, only to find he also had an alligator in the front seat of his car.
A fatal accident took place Monday morning in Hardee County.
Two people have died and a 3-yer-old child is critically injured after a crash in Hardee County, troopers say.