Tag Archives: Bradford County

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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In the News: sexual predator signs, teacher license revoked, science education, Congress spending plan

By on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 11:40 am

Signs identify sexual predators in Bradford County – Red signs with white lettering are being placed outside of sexual predators’ homes in Bradford County. The signs are meant to warn residents of where these predators live. Bradford County Sheriff Gordon […]

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Bradford teen parents, students offered parenting course

By on April 8th, 2013 | Last updated: December 12, 2013 at 3:25 pm

A center in Bradford County is offering parenting classes available for high school and middle school students.

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Four Corners Cops Without Borders agreement renewed

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 5:23 pm

The Four Corners Cops Without Borders, an agreement among sheriffs allowing cross-county jurisdiction among Alachua, Bradford, Clay and Putnam counties, was renewed Tuesday.

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Villages boom continues while prison numbers decrease Bradford population

By on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 10:54 am

U.S. Census Bureau numbers released Thursday show extreme growth and decline in parts of North Central Florida.

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Teen admits to making up stabbing, burglary story to police

By on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 7:07 pm

A 19-year-old woman living on the line between Bradford and Clay counties could face charges after making up a story to police about a burglar stabbing her in the leg.

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In the News: Suwannee School Bus Hit; Gun Law Deadline January; NRA Pledges Prevention; Bradford Man Arrested After Threats to Children

By on December 19th, 2012 | Last updated: January 18, 2013 at 10:50 am

Suwannee school bus crash shakes up 48 students, driver who hit bus in serious condition – Four dozen students were sent to the hospital as a precaution after a Suwannee County school bus was struck from behind Wednesday morning. Gainesville […]

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Bradford county provides sandbags

By on August 24th, 2012 | Last updated: September 6, 2012 at 4:52 pm

From Bradford County Public Information Office  In anticipation of additional rainfall and potential flooding due to the approach of Tropical Storm Isaac, Bradford County is providing sand and sandbags to residents at no charge beginning today at the Heilbron Springs […]

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Early voting has started in Florida

By on August 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 19, 2013 at 3:50 pm

With the primary election less than a week away, some residents have already started making their way to the polls. Early voting has started and Florida’s 89.1 Dana Lewin has more on the turnout so far in north central Florida. […]

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