Another Doctors Office Employee Charged in Prescription Probe

An ex-medical office assistant’s been arrested by Sarasota County Sheriff’s deputies for allegedly taking a shortcut to pain medication prescriptions. Deputies say 38-year old Heather Zawacki was done in by an Englewood pharmacy’s call to Florida Urology Associates. They’d noticed some odd prescriptions in Zawacki’s name. According to the Herald-Tribune those prescriptions were for Tylenol […]

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Brush Fire in Gulf Cove

Authorities say that crews have a handle on a brush fire burning in Charlotte County. NBC2 reports the blaze has scorched 15 acres and is 95% contained. The fire was reported a little after one this afternoon in the Gulf Cove Neighborhood. A strike team was called in to put it out. There’ve been no […]

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Search continues for young Port Charlotte woman

Deputies continue looking for a young Port Charlotte lady who disappeared from school Tuesday. The sheriff’s office says relatives last saw 16-year-old Ashley Warner get on the school bus that morning. She apparently left Port Charlotte High School sometime during the day and did not return to class. The office claims Warner often visits the […]

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Myakka River State Park–Home of Grazing Livestock?

Myakka River State Park, home of wildflowers, birds, ‘gators, and cows???? http://blogaudio.virtualnewscenter.com/WENG-042415-Jennings-Myakka Grazing VO.mp3 Florida DEP’s been very quietly considering a proposal to lease 6630 acres of the 37,000 plus acre Park for grazing by domesticated livestock. According to the Herald-Tribune, the idea may getting attention because Gov. Scott and the Legislature want to see […]

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