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7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Sebastian police officer arrested on drug-related charges [Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Fla.]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 14--SEBASTIAN -- Police arrested one of its veteran sergeants on charges of trafficking in oxycodone and tampering with evidence, a police spokesman said in a prepared statement Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sebastian, FL, Drugs, Stuart, FL, Criminal Defense Law, Law

16 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

Shooting leaves one man dead in Gifford

Indian River County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a call of shots fired in the 2900 block of 45th Street in Gifford early Sunday morning. Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the shooting to call 772-978-6124 You can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 by contacting Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-TIPS or www.tcwatch.org.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

WESH-TV

More storms today

SHE'S WONDERFUL! I LOVE POINTING OUT THE THEMING THERE. THANK YOU, CLAIRE! AND WE HAVE A GREAT FORECAST FOR IT.

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Related Topix: Volusia County, FL, Vero Beach, FL, Weather

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Hometown News

County chamber hosts free cybersecurity workshop for members

In medieval times, protecting your business assets could be done by hiring a guard, building strong, tall walls or a moat, but businesses today should take different security steps keep safe and protected. The Indian River County Chamber of Commerce is offering a free cybercrime and information technology security seminar on Sept.

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Related Topix: Vero Beach, FL

Thu Sep 11, 2014

WPTV Local News

Vero Beach pioneering family patriarch dies

He carried on a heritage started by his father Waldo Sexton, who settled in Indian River County about 1914, and was widely known as the eclectic founder of landmarks including the Ocean Grill restaurant and the former McKee Jungle Gardens. In the 1950s he took over the family's real estate holdings and cattle operations and oversaw his Treasure Hammock Ranch on 82nd Avenue.

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Related Topix: Vero Beach, FL

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Suspicious packages on railway tracks revealed to be cow tongues embedded with nails and pins

A search is underway by the Indian River County Sheriff's Office for the person who left two packages on the railroad tracks in Sebastian, Florida, on Sunday. Deputies said they found two cylindrical-shaped packages that appeared to be wrapped with wire or string.

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Related Topix: Sebastian, FL, St Lucie County, FL

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Shooting Industry

2014 Shooting Industry Masters

Sweltering heat and swarming predators were no match for hearty industry captains and shipmates in pursuit of shooting adventure along Florida's Treasure Coast during the 12th Annual Shooting Industry Masters, held July 18-19 at the Indian River County Shooting Range.

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Related Topix: Guns

WPTV Local News

Southbound I-95 lanes closed in Fort Pierce

A fatal crash has snarled southbound traffic on I-95 in St. Lucie County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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Related Topix: Fort Pierce, FL, St Lucie County, FL

Tue Sep 02, 2014

WPTV Local News

Homicide investigated at Vero Beach McDonald's

Investigators in Indian River County said someone was killed Monday night at a McDonald's restaurant on US 1 in Vero Beach.

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Related Topix: Vero Beach, FL

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hometown News

Chief deputy retires after 34 years

The current longest-serving member of the Indian River County Sheriff's Office is leaving his post for a well-deserved retirement.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Florida education groups sue voucher program

The state's biggest teachers union and its school board association filed a lawsuit aimed at ending one of the nation's largest private school voucher programs on Thursday - two days after that legal threat helped sink Volusia County School Board member Diane Smith's re-election bid.

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Related Topix: Florida, Education, School Vouchers, Volusia County, FL, Leon County, FL, Deltona, FL

WPTV Local News

U.S. suicide bomber tried to recruit locals

As federal authorities work to understand how a former Treasure Coast resident came to carry out a suicide bombing attack in Syria earlier this year, U.S. officials revealed he returned to the area not long before the attack to try to recruit some of his friends to the cause.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

More than 80 cats and dogs removed from St.Lucie County dog rescue

More than 80 dogs and cats were surrendered by the owner of All Pets Rescue. The animals were living in substandard conditions in small cages and unbearable heat.

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Related Topix: St Lucie County, FL, Sebastian, FL, Okeechobee, FL

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WPTV Local News

Sheriff: Man used facebook account to meet teens

Indian River County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 25-year-old man on charges of lewd and lascivious battery on a 13 and 15-year-old after deputies say he set up a fake Facebook account to meet teen girls.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

WPTV Local News

Deadly crash at Indian River/St. Lucie Co. line

One person was killed and two others were injured in a crash that has traffic blocked at the St. Lucie County/Indian River County line Thursday afternoon, according to the St. Lucie County Fire District.

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Related Topix: St Lucie County, FL

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WPTV Local News

Dozens of animals seized from All Pet Rescue

A pet rescue facility is now empty. The SPCA of Indian River County says the owner was overwhelmed with animals and couldn't take care of them.

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Related Topix: St Lucie County, FL, Fort Pierce, FL, Pop/Rock, Halo

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WPTV Local News

School supplies distributed in Sebastian, Vero

A Texas middle school principal has been placed on paid leave after she banned the speaking of Spanish by students while in class.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Vero Beach, FL

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