2 Martin County men indicted for production, distribution of child porn

From CBS12: “Two men from Stuart are facing indictments from a federal grand injury for producing child pornography, the state attorney’s office said. Joshua Lane Rogers, 34, and Richard William Lockley, 34, have been detained pending trial because they’re considered a ‘danger to the community,’ … Click here to read more

Multiple agencies contain 500-gallon fuel spill in Martin County

From CBS12: “After several hours, agencies managed to contain a 500-gallon fuel spill in Martin County. The incident occurred in the Saint Lucie River, near the Roosevelt Bridge … Click here to read more

90 bus stops eliminated for Martin County Schools, hundreds of students impacted

From CBS12: “In Martin County, 90 bus stops have been eliminated for the 2017-2018 school year, impacting about 600 students. Those students now forced to walk or find another ride to school. Superintendent Laurie Gaylord … Click here to read more

CBS12: Jupiter Island police officers vote no confidence in Police Chief

“Officers with the Jupiter Island Public Safety Department want the police chief out. Attorney Brennan Keeler, representing the police union, says complaints range from the chief not authorizing overtime for additional training, to bad equipment … Click here to read more

Sad days in Martin County: Struggles with algae for residents, businesses, marine life

Here are 47 of some of the saddest photos that you will ever see in Martin County, courtesy of CBS12. [Warning: Photos contain … Click here to read more

CBS12: ISIS ‘kill list’ targets Palm Beach, Treasure Coast residents

A pro-Isis group has released a hit list with the names of more than 8,000 people, mostly Americans, and one security expert believes that many of those targeted live in Palm Beach County and on the Treasure Coast. According to the Martin County Sheriffs office,the FBI is aware of this and the agency will work closely with the Joint-Terrorism Task Force to keep citizens safe … Click here to read more

Local TV anchorman struck with rare, often fatal nerve disorder

“CBS12 prime-time anchorman John Discepolo spent the past six days in a local ICU after he caught a rare nerve disorder that, in some cases, can be fatal. Discepolo, 44, was released yesterday to a regular hospital room and his prognosis for a full recovery is good, his wife of eight years Shay tells Gossip Extra … Click here to read more

Martin Sheriff’s Office using social media to slow down speeders

From CBS12: “Facing a growing number of fatal crashes, Martin County Sheriff deputies are ramping up efforts, and using social media, to get speeders to slow down. Using Facebook to solicit concerns from residents about trouble spots … Click here to read more

CBS12: Gov. Scott reveals support for All Aboard Florida, shocks Treasure Coast Republicans

Governor Rick Scott breaks with the Treasure Coast elected officials’ opposition to All Aboard Florida, announcing his support for the high-speed rail that will eventually add 32 trains to Treasure Coast railways. Scott’s support shocked many Republican supporters in the region, who have vehemently fought having to pay for train crossing upgrades and signals in local cities and counties. … Click here to read more

Polluted waterways captured from aerial photographs show water quality getting worse

New images just released to CBS 12 show the mounting pollution flowing out into our ocean, reaching miles to the south of Stuart. …”Most of the plume was heading south into Hobe Sound Refuge and into Jupiter Island and as far as Pecks Lake … Click here to read more

CBS12 Video: Burt Reynolds foreclosure lawsuit proceeds

A judge has turned down actor Burt Reynolds’ request to throw out a foreclosure on his Florida home. Bank of America contends the actor hasn’t made a mortgage payment since Sept. 1, 2010 on his Hobe Sound home in the 16000 block of South Federal Highway. … Click here to read more