Tag Archives: Lake City

Lake City Police Officer Killed In Fire

By on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: October 31, 2013 at 9:37 am

A Lake City police officer was killed, and a second officer injured, in a house fire early Thursday morning.

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Southside Recreation Complex Adds New Amenities

By on October 17th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 1:57 pm

The Southside Recreation Complex in Lake City will complete the first phase of a $2.9 million renovation project this week. The renovations include new bleachers, concession stands, walkways, restrooms and refurbished softball fields.

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A North Floridian’s Quest To Monitor The Cops With Cameras, The Constitution And YouTube

By on July 25th, 2013 | Last updated: October 15, 2013 at 10:43 am

Jeff Gray is a truck driver living in St. Augustine whose hobby has amassed more than 1.4 million YouTube views. He has a simple approach: show up in a public place with a camera and a thorough knowledge of what law enforcement can and cannot ask him to do.

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Celebrating all that’s Florida: performer Tom Shed previews Florida Folk Festival

By on May 24th, 2013 | Last updated: May 29, 2013 at 2:47 pm

A fiddle competition, banjo contest, and plenty of quintessential Florida food can be found at the 61st Florida Folk Festival this Memorial Day weekend.

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Two charged with election fraud in Lake City council race

By on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 1:34 pm

Linda Ivery and Betty Jefferson, Eugene Jefferson’s wife, have been released on their own recognizance after they turned themselves in on election fraud charges from the District 10 Lake City council election.

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Florida-based convenience store chain raises $1 million for children’s hospital

By on February 5th, 2013 | Last updated: February 6, 2013 at 8:50 pm

S and S Food Stores and its employees presented a check worth $1,028,164.97 to the Children’s Miracle Network and Shands at UF Tuesday.

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Armed robber flees home when women chant ‘Jesus’

By on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 29, 2013 at 4:34 pm

A Lake City man broke into a home hosting a jewelry party, but fled the scene when the homeowner told him to get out in the name of Jesus.

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Gainesville Police Department has identified two men involved with motorcycle thefts

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:28 pm

Suzuki GSX-R and Honda CBR motorcycles were targets of recent thefts.

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Shands pediatrics to provide care to surrounding cities

By on October 16th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:27 pm

Children in Lake City and Ocala will be able to receive care closer to home because of a partnership between their local community community pediatricians and Shands in Gainesville. Specialists from Shands will travel to the cities to provide the same care they provide locally at the hospital.

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North Florida road closing update

By on July 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:46 pm

From  Lake City  – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is providing an update on road and bridge closures in Northeast Florida due to Tropical Storm Debby.  Columbia County SR 247 at a section of roadway between County Roads 240 […]

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