Former Hernando County commissioner Rose Rocco passed away this week at the age of 78, officials said.
A Spring Hill mother will be spending several years in prison for leaving her 9-month-old son to die in a hot car last year.
Hernando County deputies are searching for two armed suspects who invaded a Brooksville home, they said.
Several barns caught fire in Hernando County – possibly on purpose, officials said.
A Hernando County husband admitted to shooting and killing his wife after an argument, deputies said.
A shooting in Webster, Florida ended with one person arrested.
A sergeant with the Hernando County Sheriff's Office suddenly passed away Saturday, Sheriff Al Nienhuis announced.
A simple act of kindness at a McDonald’s in Spring Hill, Florida ignited a chain reaction of giving Friday night. A little boy wearing worn-out, taped-up shoes now has a brand new pair, and much more, thanks to the kindness of strangers.
A roll-over accident in Hernando County Thursday morning is costing several pigeon racers thousands of dollars and, in some cases, some of their most prized birds.
Hernando County Sheriff's Office deputies said they are searching for the thief or thieves who - over the course of one week - stole nearly 300 prized racing pigeons.
The seven dogs found in a locked storage unit in Brooksville appear to be OK, according to a county veterinarian. Investigators are still searching for their owner.
An anonymous call to Hernando County deputies led them to a storage unit full of dogs, and now investigators want to find the owner.
A man was arrested by Pasco County deputies for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl he lured over Snapchat.
It's been one year since deputies say 22-year-old Alek Smith was beaten, shot and killed during a home invasion in Spring Hill, but still no arrests have been made. His family held a picket-style vigil Sunday in hopes of generating new leads in the case.
The Hernando County sheriff is making clear his opposition to the school district's plans to do away with school resource officers.
Hundreds of dogs and cats from five Tampa Bay counties are looking for their forever homes at a massive adoption event in Brooksville.
Deputies are on the scene of a reported shooting outside a church in Spring Hill.
A Hernando County deputy and former Marine was injured Tuesday when he accidentally shot himself in the leg during training.
An 8-year-old and 9-year-old could face charges after causing damage inside a Hernando County elementary school and writing "vulgarities" on whiteboards, deputies said.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers are searching for a driver who allegedly used his car as a battering ram against another vehicle in Spring Hill.