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Bradford county surveys Debby damage

Bradford County is not a coastal county–but that hasn’t kept it immune from the impact of Tropical Storm Debby.  WUFT-FM’s Forrest Smith talked with Bradford Emergency Management Spokesman Michael Heeder about some flooding problems in the area, especially around certain lakes. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/06/HEEDERFORWEB.mp3] Heeder says people need to remember that as …

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Sandbags available in Bradford County

From Bradford County Emergency Management Due to the large amount of local rainfall from Tropical Storm Debby, areas in the City of Starke and Bradford County are experiencing flooding concerns. This includes properties along Alligator Creek, N Water Street, areas of Griffis Loop, NE 14 Avenue off CR230, and US301 remains …

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Church and state debate in north Florida

A monument outside a courthouse in Bradford County has sparked some recent debate. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Keaton Webb reports on the controversy surrounding the Ten Commandments Monument. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/06/10-Commandments-WRAP.mp3|titles=10 Commandments WRAP]

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Inland counties not immune from hurricanes

Hurricane season has started and many of the warnings are gearing towards coastal regions. Although Bradford County is not on the coast, it still has  to worry about many areas including enviromental concerns. Bradford county emergency managment planner Michael Heeder says they are preparing for what hurricanes could bring ,including …

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A “berry” good season in store for strawberry crops

Warmer weather has helped one of Florida’s largest strawberry producers kick off a good season.  Bradford County Extension Agent Jim Divelario says the county is looking forward to what the crops are bringing this year. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/03/Divelario4.mp3] He says while the weather does help, most credit should go to the strawberry …

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FDLE investigating Levy County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant

A Levy County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant has been transferred to the Bradford County jail under allegations of sexual assault. Florida Department of Law Enforcement Public Information Officer Kristi Gordon says the FDLE has taken over the investigation. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/11/Gordon2.mp3] Levy County Sheriff’s Office Major Evan Sullivan says Lieutenant Zachary Knight was …

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Accused voyeur behind bars in Bradford County

A Bradford County man is in jail without bond for allegedly videotaping some of his customers. Doyce Griffis, owner of a local tanning business, was charged after Bradford County Chief of Operations Brad Smith says two girls using his tanning beds felt uncomfortable and brought their complaints to the police. …

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