Duke Energy Customer Accounts Hacked 

Posted: 3:35 am Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

By Ann Kelly



If you paid your Duke Energy bill by check or cash at a payment processing center your personal information may have been stolen. TIO Networks process those payments and reported a hack that can affect customer information going back to 2008. TIO is sending letters out to customers in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas.


The Hillsborough Classroom Teachers Association let the Hillsborough County School Board know what they thought of that raise that amounted to $92 per teacher at yesterday’s meeting. They demonstration outside was loud it could be heard inside. There is still no agreement between the two sides and discussions will continue.


The parents of accused Seminole Heights killer Howell Donaldson refused answer question from the prosecutor about their son yesterday. They had been allowed a two-minute video visit with him on Friday at the Orient Road Jail where he is being held without bail


It turns out the woman who volunteered to sign at a recent press conference on the arrest of 24-year old Howell Emanuel Donaldson was a fake and a criminal. TPD said they assumed Derlyn Roberts had been sent from the service they normally use. No one knows why she showed up to begin with and it was not a crime, but it was an ethical violation that has upset many in the deaf community.


Metropolitan Ministries holiday tent is open in downtown Tampa at the corner of Cass and Nebraska. The need for donations is expected to be stronger than usual thanks to our hurricanes and families coming into the area from Puerto Rico. For more on what is needed click here.