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The first of two funeral services will be held today for Deputy First Class Norman Lewis, the Orange County Deputy killed in the line of duty when responding to the fatal shooting of Orlando Master Sgt. Debra Clayton.

Thousands expected at funeral for Orange County Deputy Norman Lewis

A funeral service for Deputy First Class Norman Cecil Lewis is set for 2:30 Sunday afternoon at the First Baptist Church of Orlando on John Young Parkway. Monday, another viewing and funeral service will be held in Port Charlotte for the lawman many called,  a gentle giant. "He always has ...

Air One Photos of Funeral for Slain Sgt. Debra Clayton

Photos taken by Air One chopper for the funeral of Orlando of slain OPD Master Sergeant Debra Clayton at First Baptist Church of Orlando.

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Roads will be close indefinitely as Lt. Clayton's funeral procession passes

Motorists should expect heavy traffic delays Saturday afternoon while the funeral processiofor Lt. Debra Clayton travels north on South John Young Parkway, west on State Road 408 and south on Good Homes Road. “These roads will be temporarily closed for an unknown amount of time,” Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim ...

Police Chief John Mina posthumously promotes Master Sgt. Debra Clayton to lieutenant during funeral

 Orlando police Chief John Mina posthumously promoted Master Sgt. Debra Clayton to lieutenant Saturday afternoon while thousands were gathered at First Baptist Orlando church for her funeral service. "You exhibited the best in policing," Mina said. "She urged the people to not give up on our Police Department." The funeral ...

 

Funeral program for Master Sgt. Debra Clayton

  Funeral program  Order of services: Officiating: Apostle Lizelle Bradley Scripture Reading: Old Testament Psalm 23   Pastor Rolous A. Frazier (St. John Baptist Church) New Testament 1 Thessalonians   Pastor Sharon Y. Riley (Agape Perfecting Praise and Worship Center) Invocation: Pastor Derrick L. McRae (The Experience Christian Center) Special Song: “Hero”  sung by Kenneth Brown ...

Thousands expected at funeral for fallen Orlando police sergeant

 Thousands of people are expected to pack the First Baptist Orlando church Saturday afternoon to say goodbye to Orlando police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton. The funeral service is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. and will last until 5 p.m. Clayton’s body will then be taken to Woodlawn Memorial Park ...

President-Elect Trump hits Rep. John Lewis over inaugural snub

Hours after Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) announced that he would boycott the January 20 swearing-in of President-Elect Donald Trump, Mr. Trump took to Twitter to denounce the veteran Democratic lawmaker and civil rights leader, telling him to deal with his “crime infested” district in Atlanta. “Congressman John Lewis should spend ...

Washington, D.C. preps for Donald Trump’s Inauguration

With less than a week to go, workers are busy putting the final touches on the Inaugural platform, the viewing stands and thousands of seats on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol, as this city prepares for the transfer of power on January 20 to President-Elect Donald Trump. Where ...

 

Local disabled vets can request free scooters

Disabled U.S. military veterans can request a free motorized scooter after ten were donated by a couple, Jack Kump and wife Joan Wheeler, and an 11th by the company SpinLife. The American Legion wants to hear from interested vets who want to receive one of them. Here is more information ...

House gives final approval to first GOP step to repeal Obamacare

Amid a hailstorm of verbal broadsides, Republicans in the House joined the Senate in approving a plan that lays the ground work for future GOP efforts to repeal the Obama health law, as Democrats accused the GOP trying to take away health care insurance coverage from millions of Americans. The ...

 

Procession for fallen Orlando police officer

Orlando police escorted the body of OPD Master Sergeant Debra Clayton to First Baptist Orlando this afternoon, ahead of Saturday's memorial service and burial. She was killed Monday by murder suspect Markeith Loyd, 41, who remains at large. Police Chief John Mina and others at OPD stood outside as a ...

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Grannies turning to grass

While anti-drug PSAs still encourage parents to talk to their teens about drugs before someone else does, a recent study suggests there's another high-risk population: those teens' grandparents. More and more people in their 60's are reliving the 60's, and going back to the drug of their youth. The study ...

A competitor tosses a caber at the Central Florida Scottish Highland Games.

Kilts and Celts, gaming galore, and Circus Xtreme - the icFlorida 'Fun 3'

With so many great events happening this weekend in Orlando and throughout Central Florida you can find fun at every turn. icFlorida's Estee Martin visited Orlando's Morning News with Joe Kelley on Friday morning to spotlight the best of the best when it come to weekend fun. Here is the ...

 

Family, friends gather to say goodbye to fallen Orange County deputy

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - Family, friends and the community have begun the healing process as they gathered to say goodbye to Orange County Sheriff’s Deputy First Class Norman Lewis.

Lewis was killed Monday morning as he joined the search for accused police killer Markeith Loyd.