Sumter County Supervisor of Elections Karen Krauss can’t remember the last time she got a raise as high as the $4,389 she received this year.
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By Elly Ayres on September 9th, 2013 | Last updated: September 9, 2013 at 4:10 pm
A recent study show’s North central Florida’s cancer mortality rate significantly higher than the rest of the state. Area doctors and survivors talk about the reasons behind the statistic and how residents can help change it.
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By Samantha Schuyler on August 25th, 2013 | Last updated: August 24, 2013 at 11:57 am
Only three Florida counties remain dry for liquor sales, including Lafayette County, which struggles to retain business. Suwannee County went wet in 2011, though some of its towns did not follow.