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By Kellie Hourihan on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 21, 2014 at 4:40 pm
Author Kandra Albury wants to start a dialogue about sexual abuse with children and their parents with the help of her book “Don’t You Dare Touch Me There!”
By Sean Stewart-Muniz on January 10th, 2014 | Last updated: January 13, 2014 at 9:12 am
This year’s flu season is seeing an increase of severe cases especially among young people.
By Casey Liening and Ethan Magoc on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 4:05 pm
In the end, the school buses stolen in Alachua and Flagler counties earlier this school year essentially just switched places. Now, after a two-month absence, they’re back where they belong.
By Amber Dawson on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm
Alachua County School Board members held the first of three forums to gather community input on what qualities are most important in the next superintendent of Alachua County Public Schools.
By Katina Prokos on September 16th, 2013 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 12:04 pm
Parents of Alachua County students have 10 extra days to consent to free flu vaccines, which will be administered in schools at the start of October.
By Erik Ugartachea on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 15, 2013 at 4:53 pm
The FCAT standardized test begins today in Alachua County schools.
Glen Nichol, Alachua County Teacher of the Year for 2012, has agreed to a deferred prosecution agreement following a sworn complaint for inappropriately touching at least one of his students at Lawton Chiles Elementary School.
By Alexa Volland on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 5:39 pm
An Alachua County school bus was hit by a motorcycle today. GPD is investigating the crash.
By Sanika Dange and Michal Higdon on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 21, 2013 at 4:19 pm
A measure moving through the Florida House will allow voters to authorize counties to levy a special tax for providing more security for school. WUFT’s Sonika Dange takes a look at the bill and the perspective of some who say this move is not enough.
By Audreyanna Loguerre on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 9:16 pm
Parents who want their children to attend school during the 2013-2014 school year outside their current zoned schools can still submit applications until Feb. 15.