Monthly Archives: March 2015

8 killed in Fort Pierce church van crash

Story by CBS12 Web team MOORE HAVEN (CBS12) — Eight people have been killed in a church van crash in Glades County. The van is from the Independant Haitian Assembly Church of God in Fort Pierce. Church members were on … Continue reading

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‘Church won’t break apart,’ says Fort Pierce church’s pastor

FORT PIERCE — Relatives and members of the Independent Haitian Assembly of God congregation gathered Monday at the church, after learning eight of its own perished and 10 others were injured when a church van on its return from a revival on … Continue reading

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St. Lucie Co. deputy shoots, kills armed suspect, sheriff’s office says

A St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office detective serving on a U.S. Marshals Service task force shot and killed an attempted murder suspect Friday, according to the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office. Officials say the detective was with other members of … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce pizza man and Obama reunited got us thinking

It’s the return of the pizza man! You’ve probably heard by now that President Barack Obama made a trip to sunny Florida this weekend to play some golf. But the most interesting part (to us, at least) is that he … Continue reading

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911 call released in church van crash

 The Glades County Sheriff’s Office has released a 911 call made after a church van crashed early Monday morning. One man who called the emergency line said he could see taillights in a ditch.  Caller: “The car went off the … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce victims identified in van crash that killed 8

MOORE HAVEN, Fla. – A church van ran through a stop sign, crossed all four lanes of a rural highway and nosedived into a canal, killing eight people and injuring 10 early Monday in southwest Florida, authorities said. The crash … Continue reading

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Manatee haven Fort Pierce was historic harbor for Navy SEALs

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — This stretch of the Florida Atlantic coast is frequented by the delightful — and endangered — manatee, or sea cow. But 75 years ago, the biggest presence on the beaches of Fort Pierce were Navy SEALs … Continue reading

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8 Dead in Fort Pierce Church Van Crash

Story by CBS12 Web team MOORE HAVEN (CBS12) — Eight people have been killed in a church van crash in Glades County. The van is from the Independent Haitian Assembly Church of God in Fort Pierce. Church members were on … Continue reading

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Highway Patrol: 8 dead, 10 injured when Fort Pierce church van crashes, lands … – Florida Times

MOORE HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Eight people died and 10 others were injured when a church van from Fort Pierce ran through a stop sign, crossed all lanes of U.S. 27 and landed in a canal in rural southwest Florida, … Continue reading

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Teacher fired after student records comments, St. Lucie County School District …

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. – A Samuel Gaines Academy teacher in Fort Pierce has been fired after a student recorded the teacher whom she says was being mean to another student. 11-year-old student Brianna Cooper recorded video after she says … Continue reading

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