Corey Bachman

Corey is a reporter for WUFT News and can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing

Alachua County students are on the "write" track

Alachua County Public School students earned higher marks than last year on the FCAT writing test they took back in March. The writing results released today show the district’s scores above the state averages in elementary and high school and matching the state average in middle school. Alachua County Public …

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Buchholz High School and state competition add up to victory

Buchholz High School has broken a state record. Buchholz students won two of the three math divisons in the state high school math competition to achieve the most consecutive state titles ever for a Florida high school. WUFT’s Corey Bachman talked with Buchholz Assistant Principal David Shelnutt about the students …

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Students begin FCAT 2.0

Students will take the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test for four days beginning today (4/11). The rebooted FCAT 2.0 is designed to evaluate skills students should be able to master under new state standards. Alachua County Schools Spokeswoman Jackie Johnson says the main priority for teachers in Alachua County is to …

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Dancing for charity

More than 800 University of Florida students stayed awake and on their feet for 26 consecutive hours for Dance Marathon this past weekend. As Florida’s 89-point-one WUFT-FM’s Corey Bachman reports, they danced the night away for a great cause. [audio:]

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