Author Archives: Laura Christmas
The state Board of Education passed a higher FCAT achievement standard this morning. Going forward, new achievement levels for the statewide test will make it tougher for students to earn a passing mark. Marion County School Board member Bobby James […]
Children from Santa Fe’s Little School spent this morning raising money for sick children. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Marc Whiteman reports, the children had fun while raising the money, all through the power of some three-wheeled bikes.
The University of Florida Board of Trustees has kicked off today’s meeting and WUFT-FM’s Bothaina Saleh says University of Florida President Bernie Machen has begun today’s discussions with a positive look forward. But WUFT-FM’s Laura Christmas says some tough decisions are facing […]
For some Americans, unemployment and economic problems are casting a dark shadow over this Thanksgiving. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT F-M’s Laura Christmas reports the Gainesville community is doing what it can to help make the holidays a little brighter for those who have trouble […]
A Marion County Judge has ruled the man suspected in five sexual assaults will remain in jail. 37-year-old Michael Alan Frye appeared before a judge this morning in his first court appearance. WUFT-FM’s Laura Christmas says Frye is unlikely to […]