Hourly News Update
Author Archives: Nickelle Smith
By Nickelle Smith on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 31, 2013 at 2:55 pm
Florida’s mental health spending is about $39 per person per year, said Bob Sharpe, president and CEO of Florida Council for Community Mental Health.
By Nickelle Smith on January 28th, 2013 | Last updated: October 7, 2013 at 9:48 am
As national housing prices stabilize, Gainesville real estate has a slight raise in sales.
By Nickelle Smith on December 13th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 4:55 pm
The Gainesville Police department is currently investigating a shooting by an officer after a car chase, police said. The man is now being treated at Shands at UF.
By Keighly Chambers and Nickelle Smith on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:04 pm
The UF women’s volleyball team made its 21st annual Thanksgiving visit to the children patients at Shands Sunday.
By Nickelle Smith on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm
The Suwannee River Water Managment District has added nearly 10,000 acres for public hunting. Deer, hog, turkey and small game hunting is available on these and other District lands from September to April.
By Nickelle Smith on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:03 pm
With about a couple months to go before the presidential election, it’s becoming clearer that Florida will play a crucial role come November. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, candidates need to keep a close watch on the state’s older [...]
By Nickelle Smith on August 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:04 pm
It’s been more than a couple months since University of Florida President Bernie Machen announced his resignation date. Since then, an effort has been initiated to find his replacement. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports this effort has led to UF [...]
By Nickelle Smith on August 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
For some underrepresented students, financing a college education might seem far fetched. A scholarship program at the University of Florida has been helping students who can’t afford college to do just that. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, the [...]
By Nickelle Smith on August 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm
A permanent home can mean the world to foster children bouncing from one foster home to the next. Permanence gives these children stability and security they may have lacked in previous households. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, there’s [...]