Car crashes into Lee County home

An accused drunk driver crashed into a home early Thursday morning on Oriole Road, according to a Lee County Sheriff’s Office arrest report. Jamiell Slavik and his family realize how close this call was. “They would have died — we would have come home to a tragedy today,” Slavik said. Julius Horvath, 26, is accused…

How does red tide affect pets?

Veterinarians warned pet owners to keep their furry friends from coming in contact with red tide “Dogs like to turn around and lick themselves and they can ingest that toxin,” said Dr. Sharon Powell, a veterinarian at Edison Park Animal Hospital. “If they ingest a sufficient amount it can cause different neurological problems.” Dr. Powell…