ORLANDO, Fla. – News 6 knows its viewers are busy, but also knows that it's important to stay informed. That's why we've put together a list of things you need to know that you can easily access while you're on the go.
Here's what you need to know Friday, April 13:
A teacher was injured when bullets went flying at an Orange County park, according to deputies. She was with her students when the shooting took place, but the students were not injured. Find out more about how she got caught in the crossfire here.
Ssstay away from me
An Orlando-area woman was startled when she came face to face with a cottonmouth snake in her yard. The trapper who eventually caught the snake said one more step toward the reptile could have been dangerous. Find out more about her terrifying encounter and find out how to know whether a snake in your yard is a cottonmouth here.
Are you drinking too much?
A new study by the University of Cambridge shows many people are. The study recommends people avoid consuming more than one drink per day and suggests that those who consume higher levels of alcohol tend to have a shorter life expectancy. Read more of the new findings here.
Tanner's going to prom
Remember the teen who used a sign at Chick-fil-a to assist in his search for a prom date? He's had some success and officially asked the lucky girl to the big dance. Read more about his creative search here.
Mixed bag o' weather
Expect pleasant weather Friday and Saturday ahead of a threat for severe weather Sunday. Find the full weekend forecast here.