Florida Teacher Arrested, Allegedly Sent Explicit Messages To MinorsThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office arrested a school teacher for inappropriate communication with a male student.
3 Alarm Fire At An Apartment Complex In BrandonHillsborough County Fire Rescue is still on the scene of a 3-alarm fire at the Charleston Landings Apartments in Brandon, Florida.
9/11: HCSO Employees Share Their Stories As First Responders That DayThere were ceremonies and moments of silence across Tampa Bay Friday as many paid respects, remembering 9/11. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department paid tribute to those who lost their lives on that day and to people in our own community who saved countless others.
Local Musicians Team Up To Produce A Music Video To Bolster Voting In 2020With the 2020 election less than two months away, it's sure to nothing short of historic. A group of local musicians and artists lended their talents to a locally produced music video to inspire the battleground state of Florida to vote.
20 Years Later: DNA Leads To Man's Arrest For Armed Rape & BurglaryThe Tampa Police Department have identified and arrested the suspect in a rape and burglary "cold case" that occurred nearly two decades ago.
Hillsborough School Board Discusses Child Trauma/Mental Health IssuesThe Hillsborough County School Board met on Tuesday to discuss multiple topics including student trauma and mental health issues and possibly focusing tax dollars toward these issues.
2020 Election: New Early Voting Site Opens In Hillsborough CountyThere will be a little more space for early voting in Tampa this year. Hillsborough County residents will be able to cast their early ballots for the 2020 general election in the Amalie Arena.
Hillsborough Schools Superintendent Recaps First Day Back To Brick And MortarIf you chose the brick and mortar learning option for your child, you may have found yourself waking up to a different routine this morning. Monday, Hillsborough County students headed back into the classroom. We followed the superintendent and his team to some of those locations to give you the inside scoop on the students' first day back.
Innocent Man Released From Prison After 37 Years For Crime He Didn't CommitHillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren filed a motion today to free a man wrongfully convicted of a 1983 murder and attempted rape in Tampa. In August 2020, rape kit samples were located that were not used during the trial, still intact, at the Hillsborough Medical Examiner’s Office.
Hillsborough County School Board Schedules Emergency Meeting TomorrowThe Hillsborough County School Board will hold an emergency meeting Friday at 8am to decide if Hillsborough County Schools will reopen August 31, 2020 as planned.
Hillsborough County Primary Election: 68% Voted By MailThe 2020 primary elections recently wrapped up across Florida and Craig Latimer, Hillsborough County Supervisor of Elections breaks down the voter turnout. Voters didn't seem to turn away, rather voted a little differently.
Hillsborough County's Ninth COVID-19 Testing Site Opened On USF CampusHillsborough County and the University of South Florida (USF) have opened a free COVID-19 coronavirus public testing site on USF's main campus in north Tampa as of Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020.
Hillsborough County Offering Free COVID-19 Antibody Testing At Raymond James LocationBeginning Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 Hillsborough County residents will be able to receive free testing for antibodies to the COVID-19 coronavirus.
2020 Census: Officials Urge Residents To Respond SoonThe urgency for all residents to respond quickly recently increased with the U.S. Census Bureau’s announcement that it is ending the nationwide population count a month earlier than previously expected on Sept. 30, 2020.
West Wing Hotel Converted Into COVID-19 Care Site In Hillsborough CountyCOVID-19 positive patients in Hillsborough County, Florida can now go from the hospital to a hotel for continuing medical care.