Stuart, FL


Watch: Boat fire in Stuart

STUART, Fla. (CBS12) — A boat caught on fire in Martin County on Thursday. Around 9 a.m., crews with Martin County Fire Rescue were called to Rocky Point neighborhood in Stuart. On scene, they found a 20ft center console boat fully engulfed in flames. Video captured that moment:. Units...
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Man mistakenly shot by deputy's gun instead of Taser reaches plea deal

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (CBS12) — A man shot by a deputy who used her gun instead of her Taser reached a plea deal. Dylan Michael De Reivera pleaded no contest to his charges, prompting the judge to find him guilty of resisting an officer with violence, a third-degree felony. Prosecutors dropped the other charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and battery on a law enforcement officer.

MCSO: Ocala man arrested for attempting to steal lawn equipment

MCSO: Ocala man arrested for attempting to steal lawn equipment. Martin County, Fl ( People come from far and wide to steal from us. Why? Listen thieves! Stay in your lane! We moved here for a laid back lifestyle. Come and visit but take nothing but pictures and leave nothing but footprints. If I wanted to live with this kind of baloney I would have stayed in Miami, Broward or PBC!

Nurses of the future: IRSC receives $1.9 million grant to bolster nursing education

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBS12) — Indian River State College has been awarded a $1.9 million PIPELINE Grant (Prepping Institutions, Programs, Employers and Learners through Incentives for Nursing Education) from the DeSantis Administration to go towards their nursing school, located at the Pruitt Campus in Port St. Lucie. This...

S-135 Boat Lock in Martin County is Now Open

The S-135 Boat Lock on Lake Okeechobee at the J&S Fish Camp in Martin County is now open. The lock was closed for routine inspections. To get the latest information on navigation through SFWMD structures and waterways, visit and follow SFWMD on Facebook and Twitter. Anglers and boaters may...

Fixin’ to Happen

Soup cook-off is next weekend MARTIN COUNTY - The 33rd Annual Great Texas Soup Cook-Off is next weekend, Feb. 11 at the Martin County Community Center from 5:30-7 p.m. The cook off is one of the Martin County Convent’s yearly fund raisers to help preserve the historic Carmelite Monastery and continue construction on the 1884 Plaza. If you have not registered there is still time. Go to https:/…

City of Stuart: Pavement Projects Underway Through March 17

Stuart - Wednesday February 1, 2023: The City of Stuart's Annual Pavement Program is now underway. Essential road repairs and restoration has begun and will be ongoing through March 17. First Phase of Construction – Crack Sealing: Crack seal is a polymer modified rubber blend that produces a strong yet...

Rental prices decreased in this area of the Treasure Coast in 2022, one study says

The Treasure Coast real estate market is softening for renters in some areas, according to one recent study. The Port St. Lucie Metropolitan Service Area — which encompasses Martin and St. Lucie counties — was ranked second in the nation for the highest annual decrease in median monthly single-family rental home listings from 2021 to 2022, according to HouseCanary, a national brokerage that touts its real estate valuation technology. The study did not include Indian River County.

Kicking off the New Year at the Kaleidoscope Opening Party

There was no sign of post-holiday blues at the opening reception for Kaleidoscope, Martin Artisan Guild’s first exhibit of the year. A celebratory crowd was on hand on January 4 at the Palm Room Art Gallery and Artisans Boutique, located at 3746 SE Ocean Boulevard in Harbour Bay Plaza in Stuart.

Indiantown High School Marks Community Milestone

Indiantown - Wednesday February 1, 2023: A crowd of more than 200 celebrated the “topping off” ceremony at the construction site of Martin County’s newest charter school, Indiantown High School. Students, faculty and administrators of the school were joined by community and business leaders at the ceremony...

Martin County School District Accepting Applications for the Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program on February 7

Martin County - Monday January 30, 2023: The Martin County School District's (MCSD) Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program (VPK) will begin accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year on February 7, 2023. The program is available at select District-operated schools with limited enrollment. VPK is an early learning program that provides developmentally...

DL Corey McIntyre Jr. Signs with West Virginia

Power Five Offers: Indiana, Mississippi State, North Carolina State, Pitt, and Washington State. Group of Five Offers: Coastal Carolina, Florida Atlantic, Liberty, and South Florida. Evaluation:. McIntyre is big, mobile, and ferociously attacks ball carriers. He can line up on the inside or outside and can withstand double teams. The...