New Deadly Drug

Sep 10, 2015

A new designer drug is proving deadly in Florida.

Kenrick Thomas talks with Indian River County Sheriff, Deryl Loar about the rise of Flakka on the streets.

  Ft. Pierce Resident CeeCee Ross Lyles was a flight attendant on Flight 93 when it crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania on Sept. 11, 2001.  The site is now a national park.  You can find out more by clicking HERE.

Sept. 11 Remembrance Service Set for Port St. Lucie

Sep 8, 2015

The service is scheduled for Friday, Sept 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Civic Center at U.S. 1 and Walton Road.  Residents may also donate to a display for the Civic Center lobby.  You can contribute items by contacting Natalie Neil  at or (772) 807-4489.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about blowing up explosives in the Atlantic a mile and a half out from southern Indian River County.  Everything went well, thank goodness.  The detonation of nine devices by federal contractors occurred on August 25 and 26.  They set up a restricted zone around the detonation area.  No boats allowed inside.  The bombs and other munitions were left over from World War II when the coast from Vero Beach to Jensen Beach was a training ground for the Navy’s underwater demolition teams, or “frog men,” the precursors of the SEALS.  The UDT-SEAL Mu

Drew Mello talks with Melissa DePriest, program director for the Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning at Indian River State College.

The institute will also be hosting a series of five open houses at IRSC Campuses in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties the week of September 28th.

To RSVP for one of the upcoming open houses or for more information about The Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning at IRSC click here:

The Florida Storms app is available now to iPhone users, an android version is expected by the middle of the month.  You can track the weather and listen to WQCS!

Beware of Credit Card Skimmers At The Gas Pump

Sep 2, 2015

Looking for security tape on the pump may help keep you from becoming a victim.  Also try to use a pump close to the gas station building and never use a debit card.

Breastfeeding Awareness Month

Aug 31, 2015

Do you know enough about breastfeeding? August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, Karyn Boyd, Jessica Fox and Ashley Scent inform us about what you need to know about breastfeeding.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the recovery of treasure off the Treasure Coast.  On July 30 and 31, a salvage crew found more than 350 gold coins worth $4.5 million off Wabasso in Indian River County.   The coins were from 11 ships carrying gold, silver and jewels to Spain.  The fleet was destroyed in a hurricane exactly 300 years before.