Hoax call released
"I have a problem," the 911 caller said, his voice shaking. "I just shot my mom." Now police are hunting the hoaxer for 'swatting.'
DiNovo vs. Penn State
After months of testing, the quarterback UCF head coach George O'Leary hopes could give the Knights Blake Bortles-level firepower has a name: Pete DiNovo.
Wild pitches swing game
A bizarre chain of errors and savvy base-running turned a pitchers' duel into a wild scamper to the finish.
Paying to keep police
Oviedo has broken its six-year streak of not proposing a raise to its millage rate, with the mayor citing low pay for police as a motivating factor.
Development angers residents
A development that nearby residents fear will cause even more flooding in their neighborhood was given the go-ahead by the Oviedo City Council Monday.
Two arrests first day
Oviedo’s police force has swelled to 62 officers, and the newest two grabbed arrests on their first day on the job.
Baseball goes international
The season isn’t over yet for the Florida Collegiate Summer League, getting an injection of international competition into its schedule.
FCSL crowns Winter Park
The Rats’ three early runs gave them the lead for the majority of the game until the Dawgs found their bats again in the sixth.
Ends 23-year print run
After 23 years of bringing the news to the Oviedo/Winter Springs area, the Seminole Voice is going online-only.
Catch up to league lead
With less than a week left in the regular season, the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs just took the lead in the Florida Collegiate Summer League standings.
Four FPA award wins
The Seminole Voice won four awards for its reporting, writing and commentary in four categories at the Florida Press Association Better Weekly Newspaper Awards.
Keep league lead
The Sanford River Rats still clung to a narrow league lead to start the week, but the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs are nipping at their heels.
Dawgs fall short
The Sanford River Rats have put together one of the longest winning streaks of the Florida Collegiate Summer League season, and now the Winter Park Diamond Dawgs are struggling to keep up.
Can they keep top spot?
It took just one week to upend the chase for the Florida Collegiate Summer League lead in the standings, and now the Sanford River Rats are on top.
Rats look to league lead
The Sanford River Rats blasted the Winter Garden Squeeze in the biggest blowout of the Florida Collegiate Summer League season so far, ripping them in a 14-4 win Tuesday.
FCSL takes to the plate
It’s baseball time again as the Florida Collegiate Summer League heads to the plate next week to start the summer season, and the local Sanford River Rats are looking for a comeback.
Roar into championship
The Oviedo Lions are eyeing revenge for one of their biggest postseason blowout losses in team history after a wild start to the regional baseball tournament.
UCF climbs top 25
The UCF Knights blasted into the NCAA Top 25 with a convincing sweep of Rutgers just after nearly doing the same to Louisville the week before.
Keep conference lead
The Knights had already been running away with the American Athletic Conference lead by the time Louisville came to town.
Four AAC series wins
Two one-run games gave way to a 10-run mercy rule blowout as the Knights beat out Memphis to take a three-game series last weekend in Tennessee.
Teen chases checkered flags
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Face USF this week
Six games deep into American Athletic Conference play, the Knights haven’t lost a baseball game as they approach their grudge match of the season against USF.
UCF sweeps three-game series
The Knights spring-boarded off a surprise trouncing of Miami last week to pounce on Cincinnati in their first district series, sweeping the Bearcats in three games last weekend.
Knights win 9-2
The Knights baseball team made a big impression against the No. 25 Miami Hurricanes Tuesday, dominating them in a 9-2 blowout win.
Extra inning no extra help
The Knights had already turned a weekend of bizarre twists into two wins when they stepped into the 10th inning of game three against Central Connecticut and everything fell apart.
Knights nearly shock AAC
Just about when the American Athletic Conference had left the Knights for dead on the court, they set a season scoring high and shocked fans into believing again.
Hunt for state championship
The Lions are heading to the state championship game, which starts at 5:05 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Lakeland Center.
Beat Bulls in overtime
After losing in overtime 10 days earlier to the Bulls, the Knights edged them 75-74 and snapped a nine-game losing streak at the same time.
Lose hope of winning season
Four days after enduring their most heartbreaking loss of the season, the Knights suffered their eighth straight loss in American Athletic Conference play on Feb. 9, losing to UConn 75-55.
Knights fall in six straight
Six straight losses have plunged the UCF Knights men’s basketball team to near the bottom of the American Athletic Conference in the past week.
Famous senior's new life
He’s probably waved at you before and you didn’t know it. He’s the man in tennis shoes taking those remarkably spritely steps as cars blur by.
Lady Lions look for repeat
The Lady Lions are taking another shot at history as they advance to the regional championship matchup in Class 5A soccer.
Fall in five straight
Six games into conference play, the Knights men’s basketball team has lost five as they’ve fallen rapidly toward the bottom of the American Athletic Conference.
Mother charged with murder
Only a block away from where another suicide occurred, an Oviedo mother and daughter were shot and in critical condition Monday morning.
Lions, Silver Hawks lead district
The Lions are dominating Class 5A District 3, with nearly twice as many district wins as the next closest team, Hagerty.
Battle 3-game losing streak
With a season spiraling out of control, the Knights are about to head into their toughest string of conference games so far while on a three-game losing streak.
Look to stop losing streak
UConn turned the Knights’ only American Athletic Conference loss into a trend with an 84-61 trouncing in Storrs, Conn.
UCF ends historic season
The 2013-14 UCF Knights football team is the highest ranked it has ever been, but after dominating a Baylor team that'd been in the top 10 most of the season, some say UCF is underrated yet again.
Players enter NFL draft
The bad news is now worse: Just as UCF quarterback Blake Bortles announced his departure from the team a year early, star running back Storm Johnson did the same thing.
AAC play starts this week
After a short break the Knights are hoping to stay on a roll on the basketball court against a slew of conference foes.
The Knights had been billed 17-point underdogs. They left with a 52-42 shocker upset for the ages.
UCF is BCS bowl bound
The Knights will have more than 20 days to rest before the biggest game in team history.
Yet another nailbiter
Another edge-of-your-seat finish marks UCF's final win of the regular season with a 17-13 win over the SMU Mustangs.
BCS berth belongs to UCF
By the end of Thursday night, the Knights, 36 hours from kickoff, had what they'd been fighting all season for.
UCF edges USF
With a well-timed interception after a torrent of turnovers went the wrong way, the Knights snagged a win out of thin air in a chilly thriller in the Bright House.
Skip the mall, shop small
Oviedo and Winter Springs retailers are hoping the community will come out and support small, local businesses on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30.
Face USF on Black Friday
At 8 p.m. Friday the Knights will have a shot at a second Thanksgiving celebration, hosting a languid University of South Florida team.
Take command of AAC
The same night the UCF mens basketball upset Miami, the football team made an early Thanksgiving dinner out of Rutgers.
Face USF on Nov. 29
The Knights will reignite a rivalry against the University of South Florida when the Bulls come to town Nov. 29 to play at 8 p.m. the night after Thanksgiving.
Postseason shot over
For the Bears, the loss ends a season that saw an improbable turnaround from just a season before when they went 1-9 – the worst season in program history.