Author Archives: Catherine Awasthi
In a community of almost 125,000 residents it’s not hard to find people who truly dedicate their time to what they love. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi looks into how one couple’s passion for music brings championship titles to local schools […]
A recent study by the journal Health Affairs shows the projected nursing shortage will not be as harmful as previously expected. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi explains how more students are applying to nursing programs earlier on. News Sources: Santa […]
After more than 4 long months and 2 long days of hard work, the Gainesville High School Hurricane marching band has won the state competition.Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi reports how constuctive criticism turned this group of marching students into champions. (News […]
At 4:25 p.m. yesterday Oba Chandler was executed at the Florida State Prison near Starke. The standard array of protestors and patrol gathered outside, but as Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi reports, one woman standing just outside the area roped […]
A panel of legal experts is scheduled to meet in Tallahassee tonight to discuss wrongful convictions and Florida’s death penalty. The Center for the Advancement of Human Rights at Florida State University is the host a forum bringing about the conversation on capital punishment […]
Today marks the final day for haunting festivities. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi takes us through two unique local Halloween events.
From every day school bullies to cyberbullies, schools around the region are fighting back. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FMs Catherine Awasthi reports how three years after passing the Jeffery Johnson Stand Up for All Students Act, some North Central Florida schools are […]
A community assistance insurance plan intending to provide long-term care for aging residents was recently repealed by the Obama Administration. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi has more.
Governor Rick Scott is promoting the State’s trade relationship in Brazil this week. He left Thursday on a seven-day trip to Florida’s number one tradeing partner, visiting major trade shows to encourage international investment. This is Governor Scott’s third trade […]
Wildfire season may be flaring up as temperatures in North Central Florida begin to cool down. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi tell us how wildfire activity is quickly increasing throughout the state of Florida.