Tavares High School teacher arrested in incident involving 16-year-old student

Brian Wall

A Tavares High School teacher and track coach was arrested Wednesday after allegedly having inappropriate communication with some of his students and possible inappropriate touching. Lake County Sheriff’s Office detectives have arrested 30-year-old Brian Andrew Wall and charged him with simple battery. Detectives determined that on Nov. 15, 2016, Wall was involved in inappropriate touching with […]

Construction worker injured in Village of Pine Ridge

Emergency responders were called Monday afternoon to the Village of Pine Ridge when a wall collapsed, injuring a construction worker. The construction worker was transported to Ocala Regional Medical Center after bricks reportedly fell on him when the wall collapsed at a home under construction. He had been in a hole where a swimming pool […]