By Zach Abolverdi on November 7th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 9:38 am
Gainesville Police issued 10 citations in the first month of Florida’s texting while driving ban. Drivers ages 18 to 25 have received more than half of the 10 citations, said Ben Tobias, Gainesville Police Department spokesperson.
The Department of Children and Families in Chiefland will close its doors on March 31, 2014.
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.
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By Dyann Lesnever on August 14th, 2013 | Last updated: August 14, 2013 at 2:57 pm
Phoenix Animal Rescue is raising funds for a “Rescue Ranch” to help save the lives of more abandoned and abused dogs.
By WUFT News on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 4:25 pm
The AVID program aids struggling students its second year at Bronson Middle/High School.
By Dana Edwards on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 10:06 am
1 dead, 4 wounded in shooting at Williston gathering – A shooting at the Levy County Crab Festival left one man dead and four people wounded. The shooting occurred around 8 p.m. Saturday, and there were no suspects in custody […]
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By Kaitlyn Pearson on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 2:35 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: car-train accident, Levy County man arrested, smoke-free UF, Internet cafe bill, Home Depot shopper.
By Jewel Midelis on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 11:40 am
Cold weather leaves beaches empty during spring break, Levy County nuclear power plant plans continue forward, Gov. Rick Scott requests an investigation on the “Jesus”-stomping incident at Florida Atlantic University and the Supreme Court continues to hear arguments regarding the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act.
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Workforce Connection of Citrus, Levy and Marion counties will host a job fair Wednesday at the College of Central Florida. The event is will provide job seekers with networking and employment opportunities.
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