Hundreds of mask exemption forms have been rejected by Florida school districts that imposed mask mandates. Investigative Reporter Katie LaGrone explains which district denied the most and why some Florida doctors who signed forms are also now facing questions.
Florida has passed 50,000 coronavirus deaths, becoming the fourth state in the nation to reach the milestone as cases continue to decline including most recently dropping under five digits at 9,313, according to data from the Centers for Disease and Control received from the state.
Watch “A Child’s Home” every week and meet a local child looking for a forever home. You’ll see how you can become an adoptive parent and give someone the family they deserve. Watch “A Child’s Home” on Wednesday’s during The FOX29 10 O’Clock News. Created by ChildNet, a community-based agency serving Broward and Palm Beach County.
The Olympics might be over but they're still on the mind of one local 10-year-old gymnast who was inspired by Suni Lee and Team USA. This rising athlete has all the components around her to balance life and gymnastics.
New Palm Beach County data shows just over 50% of 12-to-19-year-olds have one or two COVID-19 vaccines. There is a new push this month to get mobile vaccine units out to schools to increase vaccinations among high schoolers.
U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Florida, on Wednesday urged local government leaders to consider mandating the COVID-19 vaccine for workers, even as Gov. Ron DeSantis threatens to fine municipalities thousands of dollars for doing so.