By 5 p.m. Friday both Police Chief James Troiano and fire Chief Verne Riggall will be leaving their positions within their departments in High Springs. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Samantha Taub has more on why the two city officials will no longer be working for High Springs.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/highspringsWRAPfinal.mp3]
University of Florida President Kent Fuchs announced his support for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals following the Trump administration's Tuesday announcement to end the program. “The DACA program and our 'Dreamers' add significantly to our university’s excellence in education, research and the economic impact the university has on our state," Fuchs said in a statement.