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By Alexandra Parish on April 17th, 2014 | Last updated: April 17, 2014 at 5:22 pm
Citrus High School has graduated the most students with drafting certifications in Florida and is currently second in the nation out of 60 schools, including high schools and colleges.
By Alexandra Parish on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 6:07 pm
A new bill that would allow school employees to carry a gun on campus was passed by a House education panel. The bill would allow school employees who are active or retired military, law enforcement offers and employees with a Florida concealed weapon license to carry a gun on school grounds.
By Alexandra Parish on March 11th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 12:24 pm
Citrus County has been selected by the Florida Department of Transportation to receive a $1.5-million grant to improve safety on curvy county roads. The improvements will be installed this summer.
By Alexandra Parish and Melissa Figueroa on January 28th, 2014 | Last updated: January 30, 2014 at 9:42 pm
Wonsuk Lee and his research team are developing a system that could help citrus growers better determine how much their groves will yield before harvest.
By Alexandra Parish on January 13th, 2014 | Last updated: January 14, 2014 at 5:26 pm
Mental exercise can provide long-lasting benefits to the minds of older adults, a University of Florida researcher Dr. Michael Marsiske found. The research was published online Monday by the Journal of American Geriatrics Society.