Joneé Lewis, FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Joneé Lewis

FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Memphis, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Joneé:

City of Tampa testing solar sidewalk to power traffic intersection

Tampa leaders are increasing their efforts to create a resilient and sustainable community. → Read More

VISIT FLORIDA launches post-Hurricane Ian campaign to help in tourism recovery

In the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, VISIT FLORIDA has launched a new marketing campaign to promote tourism. → Read More

Tampa Bay area doctors concerned about early flu season, rise in RSV among children

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the first FluView of the 2022-2023 influenza season. It shows early increases in seasonal influenza activity reported across most of the United States, with the southeast and south-central areas of the country reporting the highest levels of activity. → Read More

Moffitt Cancer Center uses new exhibit to increase breast cancer awareness

New statistics from the American Cancer Society show the death rate dropped by 43% over the last three decades, translating to 460,000 fewer breast cancer deaths during that time. That same study also found, despite a lower incidence rate in Black women, they had a higher overall death rate, highlighting the importance of addressing racial disparities. → Read More

Bay area shelters welcome beagles removed from breeding facility

More than 30 beagles were brought to the Bay Area after being saved from a mass breeding facility last month. → Read More

CDC: Two more illnesses reported in listeria outbreak connected to Big Olaf

The CDC reports two more illnesses were reported in a listeria outbreak connected to Big Olaf Creamery in Sarasota. → Read More

'I'm overjoyed': Mother of Nilexia Alexander speaks after second arrest in her daughter’s death

Tampa police announced a second man was charged in connection to the death of Nilexia Alexander this week. → Read More

“We may just have to do it again,” Trump teases another run during speech at Tampa summit

Turning Point USA is hosting its Student Action Summit (SAS) at the Tampa Convention Center. → Read More

Big Olaf Creamery agrees to recall ice cream after listeria outbreak, Florida health officials say

The Florida Department of Health said Friday afternoon that Big Olaf Creamery agreed to a recall of its ice cream. This comes after the Florida Department of Health and CDC linked the Sarasota-based ice cream maker to a deadly listeria outbreak. → Read More

2-year-old child drowns in canal at Bradenton apartment, police say

Bradenton police say a 2-year-old child drowned in a canal at an apartment Friday morning. → Read More

"It's a very special day," St. Pete Pride celebrates 20th year

It’s the largest Pride event in the southeast U.S. and it’s taking place in downtown St. Pete this weekend. → Read More

'The community needs to really come together': Tampa groups pleads for end to teen gun violence

Law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area are expressing concern about gun violence and teens. → Read More

Juneteenth Bingo: Mark these amazing Black-owned businesses off your card

A pair of Tampa Bay Area moms hope their Juneteenth Bingo game cards will spell success for Black-owned businesses. → Read More

Manatee County woman loses thousands in storage unit theft

A Bay Area woman said she was the victim of a storage unit theft, and deputies said it’s part of a recent trend. → Read More

Original Gerber baby Ann Turner Cook dies at 95

Ann Turner Cook, whose cherubic baby face was known the world over as the original Gerber baby, has died at 95. → Read More

'It's heartwarming': Community hosts fundraiser for St. Pete woman who lost legs after COVID complications

A St. Petersburg woman's story inspired many and Friday night the community gathered for a fundraiser in her honor. → Read More

'He's lucky': Dog lost at TPA found and reunited with family one week later

After a week-long search, a family is happy to be reunited with their 6-year-old Chihuahua mix named Rocky. → Read More

Tampa Police Department to create program to support crime victims

The plans for the program were part of a broader discussion during Thursday’s City Council meeting about crime, its impact and prevention. Councilman Luis Viera asked for the session after an increase in violent crime last year. He said there needs to be more conversation around supporting victims of crime. → Read More

"We won't be deterred," Agape Flights crew returns after plane set on fire during protests in Haiti

An Agape Flights team is back home after its missionary plane was destroyed during protests in Haiti this week. → Read More

“They need the food we bring them every day,” Meals on Wheels pushes through challenges of rising gas prices

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has led to higher oil prices which have trickled down to the pump. According to AAA, gas prices are up 45 cents compared to last week and the price spike is impacting everyone, including charities like "Meals on Wheels of Tampa." → Read More