Updated: 12/21/2010 - New Census data shows Florida’s population has grown by 17.6 percent to 18 point eight million over the last ten years. The growth will give Florida 2 more seats in Congress starting in 2012, and two more electoral votes in deciding who is elected President. The political battle now will be deciding where those seats are drawn.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Lead plaintiffs attorneys in lawsuits over the Gulf oil spill say BP is calling the shots on handling of the $20 billion victims compensation fund and fund administrator Ken Feinberg is doing the company's bidding.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Governor-elect Rick Scott has named a retired Army colonel as chief of staff among his first five appointments.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - An appeal court has upheld the use of child pornography as evidence after it was found during a luggage search at Pensacola's airport.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Florida could gain two congressional seats as a result of the latest U.S. Census, giving the state greater influence in presidential elections.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Several state agency heads have been asked to remain in their posts as the Scott administration comes into office for at least a couple months.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Complaints are up while the number of volunteers and staff are down in the office that oversees quality control in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities across the state.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Felina Martin, the WCTV party-planning guru has the perfect tips to keep you on a budget and bursting with fun as the host or hostess of a holiday get-together.
Posted: 12/21/2010 - Some of the work of the state’s health care agencies should be consolidated, the state should push for repeal of the federal health care law, and shifting of Medicaid patients to managed care should continue, Gov.-elect Scott’s health care transition team recommended.
Updated: 12/21/2010 - Charlie Crist made history by becoming the first modern Florida governor not to run for re-election. As he prepares to leave office, he's looking back on his four years in Tallahassee with pride.
Updated: 12/21/2010 - Another Tallahassee intersection is set up to be watched by big brother- But one political party is leading the race to ban red light cameras altogether.
Posted: 12/20/2010 - One of Gov.-elect Rick Scott’s most high-profile campaign promises – to slash $1 billion from the state’s prison system – drew a powerful pushback when the union representing correctional officers aired television spots warning he would start releasing inmates to reduce spending.
Posted: 12/20/2010 - All Leon County offices and community centers will be closed on Friday, Dec. 24, and Saturday, Dec. 25, in observance of the Christmas holiday, and on Friday, Dec. 31, and on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, for the New Year holiday. County parks will remain open.
Updated: 12/20/2010 - Judges and staff for the First District Court of Appeal moved into their 50 million dollar courthouse on Friday and over the weekend, but their troubles are not over as lawmakers plan intense scrutiny over wasteful construction.
Updated: 12/20/2010 - Final suspect sentenced in home invasion
Posted: 12/20/2010 - There will be no work on state roads requiring lane restrictions from Friday, December 24, through Sunday, January 2, 2010.
Posted: 12/20/2010 - Leon County Tax Collectors Office Will Observe the Following Schedule During the Upcoming Holiday Season.
Posted: 12/20/2010 - A Panama City Beach man has been found guilty on 13 charges in Bay County Court for illegally selling shark fins, shark meat and king mackerel.