WCTV | Tallahassee, Thomasville, Valdosta | News, Weather, Sports

More Headlines

[UPDATE] FSU Father Speaks Out Against Loosening Gun Laws

Updated: 03/09/2011 - Florida Police Chiefs issued a release stating their opposition to Snate Bill 234. FSU student Ashley Cowie was shot and killed more than a month ago. Her father Dr. Robert Cowie is sharing his daughters story to help prevent other families and students from becoming victims.

Read More Docs

Contentious Expedia Bill Passes Senate Panel

Posted: 02/22/2011 - With cases pending in courts around the state and federal officials also looking into the issue, a Senate proposal approved in its first committee stop Monday would insulate Orbitz, Expedia and other online booking companies from paying higher local option tourism taxes.

Read More

TCC Opens New Veterans Center

Posted: 02/22/2011 - Tallahassee Community College anticipates a significant increase in the number of veterans on its campus in the coming years and has opened a new Veterans Center to help them transition to academic life and make sure they receive the benefits they are owed.

Read More

New DOC Head Less Interested in Lock Up, Throw Away Key

Updated: 02/22/2011 - More drug treatment, juvenile intervention and giving judges more flexibility in sentencing are the ways to improve Florida’s correctional system, the state’s newest prisons chief said Monday, Feb. 21.

Read More

AIF Joins Battle Over Who Pays Tobacco Settlement

Posted: 02/22/2011 - One of the state’s largest business lobbies is calling for lawmakers to add a Miami cigarette maker to Florida’s 1997 settlement with the tobacco industry.

Read More

Flores: Ultrasound Bill to Return

Posted: 02/22/2011 - Sen. Anitere Flores said there will be a measure filed this year requiring more women to first see and hear about ultrasound images before having an abortion.

Read More

Legislators to Vote on "Baggy Pants" Bill

Updated: 02/22/2011 - Belts and high-rise may be the new words in fashion...at least for those who want to stay on the right side of the law. That's because Florida Lawmaker's are set to vote on a baggy pants bill during the next legislative session.

Read More

Scott Stands Firm Against Rail as Veto-Proof Goes Poof

Posted: 02/21/2011 - While backers rallied Monday in Tampa and officials in Washington continued working on plans that did not involve state approval, Gov. Rick Scott reiterated his objection to accepting federal money for high speed rail in central Florida, even if the state is not involved.

Read More

Quincy Burglary Arrests

Updated: 02/22/2011 - Burglars have run rampant in Gadsden County, now investigators have netted several of the suspected thieves.

Read More

Train Race Speeds Up

Posted: 02/21/2011 - Supporters of building a high speed rail from Tampa to Orlando have until Friday to convince the feds to fork over 2.4 billion federal dollars Governor Rick Scott turned down last week. As Whitney Ray tells us, the goal is to convince the governor to change his mind or get the feds to give the money to an outside government entity.

Read More

Visit Florida Pushes for Repeat Visitors

Posted: 02/21/2011 - Pretty soon students will be out of school across the country, families will be taking trips, and Visit Florida hopes they make their way to the Sunshine State.

Read More

Tallahassee was High On The Hog At PigFest

Posted: 02/21/2011 - Folks pigged out at PigFest over the weekend while enjoying a BBQ cook off, music festival, battle of the bands, an arts and crafts market, car show and a bike show.

Read More
1 ... 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 ... 622
WCTV 1801 Halstead Blvd. Tallahassee, FL 32309
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability