Eastside High School student, Sarah Landauer who collapsed during a track and field exercise on Monday passed away this morning (Wednesday) just before 6 A-M at Shands at the University of Florida. Friends and family gathered at the hospital to say their goodbyes to the well-liked, seventeen year old star athlete and student. Eastside High School Principal, Jeff Charbonnet spoke with WUFT-FM’s Kara Van Hoose about the tragedy and how the school family is coping with the loss of a student and athlete known for her winning smile and positive attitude.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Eastsidedeath.mp3]
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The Lake City community is working to help a family of eight that lost their home in a fire last week. Donations so far include mattresses, shoes, toothbrushes and sports equipment for the kids, and a GoFundMe has been set up to raise money toward a down payment on a new house.