Hurricane Michael was a disaster for Florida prisons. Here’s why.

Two officers walking down death row at The Union Correctional Institution near Raiford. [Florida Department of Corrections] TALLAHASSEE — After Hurricane Michael hit the Panhandle, a key portion of the state’s corrections system was crippled, leaving nearly 300 prison employees displaced and more than 5,000 relocated inmates packing facilities across Florida. New figures obtained by […]

Deaths in Central Florida: 3/3

To place an Orlando Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. LAKE Eleanor Marie Guest Taren Aug. 7, 1930 – Feb. 21, 2019When people describe Eleanor, it nearly always begins with, “She is one of the kindest and sweetest women I have ever met.” For over 70 years, Eleanor […]