Tag Archives: Ohio

In The News: Gator Growl Leaves Swamp, Deputy Saves Bull, Wal-Mart Accident Kills Child, Step Toward UF Online Degree

By on March 31st, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 10:01 am

Gator Growl crawling over to cozy Flavet Field – In an effort to combat declining ticket sales in recent years, the University of Florida’s Gator Growl is moving to Flavet Field this fall. The student-run pep rally has been held […]

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In the News: Florida Medical Marijuana Signatures, Two Tomato Hybrids, Increased Speed Limit Bill, New Execution Protocol

By on January 16th, 2014 | Last updated: January 16, 2014 at 2:29 pm

Group says it has enough signatures to put medical marijuana on Florida ballot – United for Care announced Wednesday that it collected more than 1.1 million signatures from people in support of medical marijuana. Supporters hope to have a constitutional amendment […]

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In the News: Jason Collins gay, Court appearance for Ricin suspect, Ohio student attempts suicide in class, Anthrax scare in Tallahassee

By on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 30, 2013 at 1:02 pm

NBA center Jason Collins comes out: ‘I’m black. And I’m gay’ – Jason Collins, a journeyman free agent basketball player who most recently played center for the Washington Wizards, came out as gay in a Sports Illustrated article. This announcement […]

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In the News: early voting, Florida justices, Brooksville West Nile

By on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: September 27, 2012 at 4:11 pm

With Start of Early Voting, Election Day Becomes Election Month – NYTimes.com – Voters in Iowa went to the polls to cast the first ballots in the 2012 presidential race less than a week before hearing either candidate remark in […]

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Ball Corporation to close

By on August 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Ball Corporation is closing its Gainesville plant by the end of this year and leaving 125 employees without work. The metal beverage packaging plant says the demand for standard 12-ounce cans has gone down, and Ball Corporation Spokesman Scott McCarty says that’s […]

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Rare collection of baseball cards worth millions

By on July 12th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:31 am

An Ohio man named Karl Kissner found a box of old baseball cards in his father’s attic. The cards are an extremely rare series issued around 1910. Up to now the few known cards to exist were in “so so” […]

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