Lyndsey Hearn-Hoover

Lindsey is a reporter who can be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing

Penn State alums in Gainesville react to scandal

Penn State alums nationwide, including some in Gainesville, are reacting to the sex abuse scandal at their alma mater.  This report is from WUFT-TV’s Lyndsey Hearn-Hoover. [jwplayer config=”News-video” file=”wuftnews/20111114-PSUScandal.mp4″]

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Town Hall to discuss child pornography

The Internet Crimes Against Children Coalition, Trinity Methodist Church, and the Child Advocacy Center are joining forces to help raise awareness for National Child Abuse Awareness Month. A Town Hall meeting will be held on April 4th at Trinity United Methodist church from 5:30 to 7 pm. Town Hall spokeswoman …

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Wildfires damage property in multiple counties

Two major wildfires on Florida’s East Coast have burned more than 16,000 acres in Brevard and Volusia Counties and 2,000 acres in St. Johns County. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is fighting to contain them by digging trenches to stop the fire’s spread. Department Spokesman Sterling Ivey …

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Remembering Saleha

At least one hundred students came together on Saturday for a candlelight vigil in honor of Saleha Huuda, the University of Florida student whose body was found in a brush fire more than a week ago. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Lyndsey Hearn-Hoover reports, those who gathered shared moving stories of …

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