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Union County High students earn CNA licenses before graduation

By on May 29th, 2013 | Last updated: May 30, 2013 at 3:12 pm

A health occupation certification class allows Union County High School students to get their certified nursing assistant license before graduating from high school.

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FSU gives part of Dance Marathon money to Shands Hospital

By on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 19, 2013 at 1:51 pm

Florida State University’s Dance Marathon committee is presenting Shands Hospital with over $700,000 Friday. The money will be used to renovate the Shands neonatal intensive care unit.

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Melanoma survivors ignore doctor’s warnings

By on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 3:26 pm

Data released at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting earlier this month has shown that some melanoma survivors aren’t taking the precautions that they should be taking. The 2010 National Health Interview Survey surveyed 27,120 adults.  171 of [...]

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UF students appear on the ‘Today’ show

By on March 29th, 2013 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 3:46 pm

More than 100 UF students woke up early Friday morning and dressed in orange and blue for an appearance on NBC’s “Today” show in an excerpt showing school spirit before the men’s basketball game against Florida Gulf Coast University.

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As summer approaches, camp registrations open

By on March 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: March 22, 2013 at 2:58 pm

With summer quickly approaching, many parents may be thinking about camp options for their children. Here are a few of the summer camps offered in North Central Florida.

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St. Patrick’s Day celebration in Ocala to bring food, entertainment

By on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 3:41 pm

St. Patrick’s Day fans can chow down on corned beef and cabbage while listening to authentic Celtic music at Ocala’s annual festival.

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Union middle schoolers offered opportunity for Microsoft Office certification

By on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Students at Lake Butler Middle School have the option to get ahead in their business schooling by getting certified in Microsoft Office during their eighth grade year.

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Unemployment rate down, but many still looking for jobs

By on February 14th, 2013 | Last updated: February 14, 2013 at 2:48 pm

The national unemployment rate is dropping, and Florida’s unemployment rate is down as well, but many people are still searching for jobs. Employers provide tips for those looking.

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Gator Run 5K invites Gators to show their true colors

By on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: January 28, 2013 at 9:31 am

The Gator Run 5K will take place 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Flavet Field. Runners are asked to bring school supplies with them to benefit Idylwild Elementary School. Those interested in participating can register in person or online.

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