Author Archives: Madison Kirby

Florida Parks Bring in Money, Visitors From Across the Country

By on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 10:53 am

Florida Parks, including the Florida Horse Park in Ocala, serve as more than just a landscape, bringing about $1.2 billion to local Florida Economies.

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SNAP Benefit Cuts Increase Demand at Food Banks, Charities

By on November 1st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 8:26 pm

As November begins, cuts in food stamps have taken effect nationwide, and as a result, a ripple effect of increasing demand on food banks have begun to occur.

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Return To Florida’s 1800s at Alligator Warrior Festival

By on October 18th, 2013 | Last updated: October 20, 2013 at 11:03 am

This year is the 17th annual Alligator Warrior Festival celebrating the early 1800’s. This is a time when Lake City was simply known as Alligator, Florida.

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Campaign urges parent action to prevent underage drinking

By on April 21st, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 12:52 pm

The first annual Powertalk 21 Project kicked off today. The campaign by Mothers Against Drunk Driving hopes to encourage parents to talk to their children about underage drinking and driving under the influence. MADD Northwest Florida Project Specialist Marilyn Dorsey […]

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