An event aimed to spread awareness of the Islamic faith on the University of Florida’s campus is gaining some extra attention. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Kelsey Peck reports how Dove World Pastor Terry Jones planned to protest at tonight’s Islam On Campus event called, “Islam Explained: The Last Prophet” being held at the J. Wayne Reitz Union.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/IslamPreviewWrap.mp3]
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.