Manatee Co. Corrections Officer Investigated

The State Attorney’s office will decide whether charges will be filed after a Manatee County Corrections Officer was seen slugging an inmate. Manatee County Jail surveillance picked up the incident last Sunday on... Read More.

Manatee Co. Man Sentenced to Life in Prison

A Manatee County man has been convicted of molesting a 12-year-old girl over the course of more than a year. In September 2018, the victim told authorities in Palmetto that 37-year-old Courtney Burley had... Read More.

Sarasota & Manatee Districts Recruiting Teachers

School resumes in just a few weeks and this year both Sarasota County School District and Manatee County School District have increased their recruitment efforts for new teachers. Sarasota County School District currently has... Read More.

Manatee County School District Job Fair

The School District of Manatee County is hiring. They’re looking for support staff like food service workers, bus drivers, and office staff. They’re holding a job fair in a week at the old Wakeland... Read More.

Three Arrested on Drug Charges in Manatee County

Deputies say three men were arrested last week in Manatee County for selling fentanyl. The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office says their investigation ended after detectives from the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations... Read More.