Tag Archives: Bradford County

Animal Sanctuary Celebrates Pigs And Plant-Based Nutrition

By on February 11th, 2015 | Last updated: February 11, 2015 at 6:30 pm

An animal sanctuary celebrates love of pigs and health in its second Valentine’s Day brunch. The brunch teaches how to appreciate love of pigs as more than food.

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NFL Player Arrested in Starke on Marijuana and Gun Charges

By on February 4th, 2015 | Last updated: February 4, 2015 at 6:26 pm

Letroy Shelton Guion, Jr., who has played for the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings in the NFL, was arrested in his hometown of Starke, according to a media release from Starke Police Department.

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City of Hampton Kicks Off New Era with First Election In About a Decade

By on September 8th, 2014 | Last updated: September 9, 2014 at 1:54 pm

The city of Hampton holds its first election in about 10 years today after state lawmakers give local leaders a second chance instead of dissolving the city. Citizens will vote to fill city council seats and approve charter amendments.

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Crime Down in Many North Central Florida Counties, According to FDLE Report

By on April 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 23, 2014 at 5:44 pm

Florida Department of Law Enforcement releases the 2013 Annual Unified Crime Report, which indicates a drop in crime in many North Central Florida counties.

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Lawmakers Scrap Plans to Dissolve Hampton, Embattled City Celebrates

By on March 29th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 11:45 am

They were convinced by city Councilman Dan Williams’ presentation on how the city government will change following a damning state auditor’s report.

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Plane Runs Low On Fuel, Sets Down on State Road 16

By and on March 25th, 2014 | Last updated: March 27, 2014 at 5:57 am

On the last leg of his journey from Minneapolis to Jacksonville, pilot George Momberg made a precautionary landing on State Road 16.

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Domestic Abuse Network Plans to Expand Facilities

By on February 17th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 1:03 pm

Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse Network plans to kickstart its expansion project with a ground-breaking ceremony on March 4 in its main outreach office in Gainesville, Fla.

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Nine Arrested In Bradford County “Operation Walking Dead” Pill Mill Bust

By on September 10th, 2013 | Last updated: September 10, 2013 at 2:33 pm

Nine were arrested Saturday after an Bradford County Sheriff’s Office undercover investigation led to a pill mill bust in the western part of the county.

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In Impoverished Bradford County, Schools Add New Technology To Improve Education

By on August 29th, 2013 | Last updated: August 30, 2013 at 12:54 pm

As a new school year begins in Bradford County, an elementary school principal says, “Students are not dreaming the way they used to.” Stephanie Nash of Brooker Elementary, above, is one teacher trying to find a remedy.

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Ongoing Mold Problem Closes Starke Elementary School

By on August 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: August 22, 2013 at 5:40 pm

Starke Elementary School will be closed on Friday, Aug. 23 because of mold. Students will return to classes at alternate schools on Sept. 3.

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