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Unexpected Fireworks Leave Some Veterans On Edge

By on July 3rd, 2015 | Last updated: July 3, 2015 at 4:03 pm

Veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder may face obstacles during the holiday weekend. Military With PTSD, a nonprofit organization, has started a campaign to help educate people about the effects of fireworks on people with PTSD.

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In The News: Service Members Presumed Dead; UF Liberal Arts Dean Named; Women Testify In Murder Trial; Scott Meets With Black Caucus

By and on March 11th, 2015 | Last updated: March 11, 2015 at 9:14 am

Official: 11 service members missing in Panhandle crash presumed dead Seven Marines and four soldiers were presumed dead Wednesday after a helicopter crash during a routine night training mission Tuesday. With fog hampering the search efforts for the men, the Coast […]

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Veterans Day Celebration Welcomes Home Recent Service Members

By on November 11th, 2014 | Last updated: November 11, 2014 at 4:57 pm

Alachua County held its annual Veterans Day celebration on Tuesday at the Alachua County Veterans Memorial in Kanapaha Park. The celebration focused on welcoming home returning service members of Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn.

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As More Come Home, Orange Lake Veterans Welcome Those From All Wars

By on November 10th, 2013 | Last updated: November 7, 2013 at 3:28 pm

Frank Brown still recalls what it was like trying to enroll in college after returning home from Vietnam. It wasn’t easy. Many years later, he’s among a group of Orange Lake veterans who try to be more welcoming to a new generation of returning soldiers.

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Afternoon News in 90: April 15, 2013

By on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 17, 2013 at 1:38 pm

Gainesville police are investigating an armed burglary and sexual battery at a home in the 400 block of Southwest 10th Street that occurred around 4 a.m. Monday. After sexually assaulting the female resident, the burglar took two MacBook Pros, an […]

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March 22, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on March 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: March 22, 2013 at 2:26 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Student veterans observe 10th anniversary of Iraq invasion

By on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 25, 2013 at 1:46 pm

Today marks the 10th anniversary of the US Iraq invasion. Veteran Affairs at Santa Fe College is helping student veterans transition into life on campus.

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