Author Archives: Forrest Smith
Police in Lake City suspect a local man in the shooting death of his own father.
Process underway to clean local creeks of a 400,000 gallon sewage spill.
The Marion County Health Department has issued a rabies alert for an area north of Ocala. This week a raccoon that was found in the area tested positive for the disease.
Gainesville Police will have increased patrols Monday in the neighborhood where a shooting early Sunday left one person dead. Police have yet to find the man they think may be responsible.
Gainesville police say Larry VanTassell could be suicidal. He has been considered missing and endangered since Saturday after calling his parents and telling them he was thinking of killing himself.
As commissioners ranked candidates, Bourey was first, Stockton Whitten of Brevard County was second and Charles Oliver of Pensacola was third.
Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe was arrested and charged with DUI Thursday morning after a single-car crash.
The federal budget sequester is a week old, and its effects are now starting to be felt in North Central Florida. If you made plans for the third annual Gator Fly-In air show on April 27, you can clear your calendar; it’s been canceled.
From Florida Department of Environmental Protection The Florida Cabinet, sitting as the Board of Trustees of the Internal Improvement Trust Fund, approved the modification of a lease agreement between Palace Entertainment and the state of Florida Wednesday, allowing the Silver Springs theme park […]
Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM will have complete coverage of today’s events related to President Barack Obama’s second inauguration. Special coverage begins at 10 a.m. from NPR, and that will be followed at 2 p.m. by a special edition of Talk of […]