An automobile crash has left one passenger dead in DeSoto County. A 23 year old Port Charlotte man was a passenger in the car. He was ejected and died at the scene. The driver was headed north on Kings Highway, south of CR-761, when he... Read More.
Charlotte County Fire and EMS are getting new CPR Equipment to provide improved emergency care. The ‘Lucas’ Chest Compression system will be used to help perform CPR on patients in cardiac arrest. LUCAS® Chest Compression System provides benefits to cardiac arrest patients by delivering Guidelines-consistent, high-quality... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (March 13, 2020) – Charlotte County has taken numerous steps to contain the spread of COVID-19 (new coronavirus). The situation with COVID-19 is evolving quickly and the county is actively planning for various scenarios and how they will impact employees, the... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2020) – The Board of County Commissioners is seeking volunteers for the following appointments: Agriculture & Natural Resources Advisory Committee is searching for a Charlotte County resident as a representative of Commodity Production. The term is effective immediately upon approval... Read More.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY Caring Way Closed at Brinson Avenue CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Dec. 3, 2019) – Caring Way will be closed at Brinson Avenue from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6. This closure is required for the contractor to install the new stormwater system... Read More.
It's back to school for Britain's royal family, and this year marks Princess Charlotte's very first day. The 4-year-old arrived at Thomas's Battersea in London Thursday morning with her family. Charlotte, fourth in line to the throne, had older brother Prince George, 6, as... Read More.
Prince George, 5, and Princess Charlotte, 3, will reprise their roles as page boy and bridesmaid in the wedding of their father's cousin, Princess Eugenie, Buckingham Palace announced Wednesday. Eugenie, who is ninth in line for the throne, will be marrying Jack Brooksbank Friday... Read More.
The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information on the location of Jonathan J. Baker (DOB 10/14/82). Baker is a suspect in a theft of jewelry that occurred on August 25th during a meet-up stemming from a transaction on the popular re-sale app... Read More.
A PORT CHARLOTTE MAN WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY ON A WARRANT OUT OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY. DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A TIP THAT 36 YEAR OLD BERNARDO “BJ” BAPTIST WAS STAYING AT A HOME ON MAMOUTH STREET IN ENGLEWOOD EAST, AND THE OWNER GAVE NARCOTICS DETECTIVES... Read More.
A PORT CHARLOTTE MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER HE REPORTEDLY LEFT THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT HE CAUSED. CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEPUTIES SAY THEY RECEIVED A CALL AROUND 9:15PM TUESDAY THAT A MOTORIST DROVE OFF THE ROADWAY NEAR ELKHAM BOULEVARD AND INDIANA AVENUE AFTER HITTING SEVERAL... Read More.