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Trenton Town Spirit at an All-Time High as Tigers Return to State Championship

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:51 pm

For the second consecutive year, the Trenton Tigers clinched a birth in the Class 1-A football state championship game.

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Gainesville High School’s Marching Band Returns to Homecoming Parade

By on November 8th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 8:07 pm

Gainesville High School, Buchholz High School, and Eastside High School all sent their marching bands to participate in the parade. For the first time in years, all big three local high schools were taking part in the festivities.

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Suwannee County School District Still Facing Civil Rights Allegations

By on October 25th, 2013 | Last updated: October 28, 2013 at 2:29 pm

The Souther Poverty Law Center has alleged that the Suwannee County School District has policies that remove African-American students from class about twice as often as white counterparts. Complaints filed by the SPLC last year were approved by the Department of Education and have been forwarded to the Office of Civil Rights

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Florida Museum of Natural History Celebrates Butterflies

By on October 18th, 2013 | Last updated: October 18, 2013 at 3:38 pm

The Florida Museum of Natural History will host its eighth annual Butterflyfest this weekend. Entertainment at Butterflyfest will include live performances, workshops, and engaging challenges for visitors to participate in. Jaret Daniels, Interim Director of the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity, [...]

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More Than $2K Raised For Gainesville Mother Who Had An Aneurysm

By on September 21st, 2013 | Last updated: September 21, 2013 at 10:42 am

Shortly after giving birth to her second child in August, Tiffany Hunt experienced a brain aneurysm. She has been in a medically induced coma since. More than $2,100 in donations have already come in to support her family.

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