Tag Archives: murder

Murderer of 9-Year-Old to be Executed Wednesday

By on February 10th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 10:44 am

Juan Carlos Chavez’s execution by lethal injection is to be held on Wednesday after being convicted of murdering 9-year-old Samuel James “Jimmy” Ryce in1995. A controversial cocktail of drugs will be administered.

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In the News: Hospital Shooter, Fla. Sinkhole, Obama’s Healthcare, Fla. Murderer Executed

By on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 7:50 am

Police shoot armed man during arrest at Wisconsin hospital – An armed man was shot and injured by police after he took out a handgun in the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin on Thursday. Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke said the […]

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Review Underway After ‘Embarrassing’ Escape of Florida Inmates

By and on October 21st, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 9:08 pm

In response to an “embarrassing” accidental release of two murderers from the Franklin Correctional Institute, Florida State Sen. Rob Bradley said the senate will meet to prevent future mishaps.

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Gunman Kills Two Others, Himself In Union County

By on August 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 26, 2013 at 9:23 pm

The Union County Sheriff’s Office in Lake Butler says a longtime employee of Pritchett Trucking Company killed himself after fatally shooting his former boss and a coworker and wounding two others.

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U.S. Marshal Takes on Search for Wanted Gainesville Man, Larry Whitehead Jr.

By on July 15th, 2013 | Last updated: August 28, 2013 at 5:27 pm

Gainesville Police will have increased patrols Monday in the neighborhood where a shooting early Sunday left one person dead. Police have yet to find the man they think may be responsible.

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In the News: USF student gun protest, Pablo Neruda exhumed, Annette Funicello dead, primate call

By on April 8th, 2013 | Last updated: April 8, 2013 at 3:44 pm

University of South Florida students to wear holsters to protest gun laws – Students at the University of South Florida are protesting Florida’s ban on concealed firearms on college and university campuses by wearing empty gun holsters this week. Fox […]

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New gunshot brings back old wounds for local family

By and on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 3, 2013 at 8:54 pm

Dale Whitford, the mother of two local shooting victims, reflects on gun violence, coping and the possibility for long-deserved justice.

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In the News: Defense of Marriage Act, teachers with guns, GOP chairman sentenced, teens indicted on murder

By on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 4:43 pm

Justices hear arguments on Defense of Marriage Act – A majority of justices seemed wary of law denying federal benefits to gay spouses during the hearing on the Defense of Marriage Act, a law which defines marriage as the union […]

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Mar. 27, 2013: Morning News in 90

By on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 1:27 pm

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

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Mar. 20, 2013: Morning News in 90

By on March 20th, 2013 | Last updated: March 23, 2013 at 7:21 pm

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

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