Posted: 02/14/2011 - A new, University of Georgia-led study co-authored by Florida State University oceanographer Ian MacDonald is the first to examine comprehensively the magnitude of hydrocarbon gases released during the Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico oil discharge.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - The Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office investigated two brush fires and a shed fire on Feb. 12. Two of the fires created property damage, according to Sheriff David Harvey.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - Chief Judge Charles A. Francis was re-elected unanimously as Chief Judge by his fellow circuit and county judges in the Second Judicial Circuit.
Updated: 02/14/2011 - Deep concerns about prolonged economic hard times have Floridians in a lingering funk, as revealed in Leadership Florida’s annual Sunshine State Survey-- a poll released Feb. 14 in which a majority of residents believe the state is worse off than it was five years ago.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - Motorists on northbound Interstate 75 are being detoured due to possible structural damage to the Williston Road overpass.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - One Florida retirement community has found a solution to its perennial problem of not having enough men at their Valentine's Day dance: They're hiring.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - Miami Beach's lawyers are reviewing whether laws were broken when a porn video was filmed without permission in a public area in broad daylight.
Updated: 02/14/2011 - Local human rights advocates are gathered this afternoon to hold a "Vigil for Victims" of underage sex trafficking.
Posted: 02/14/2011 - In a move that has startled and concerned environmental groups, Gov. Rick Scott has proposed cutting the budgets of water management districts and wants more authority over how the independent taxing districts spend their money.
Updated: 02/17/2011 - The verdict is in. Gary Michael Hilton has been found guilty on three of four counts including first degree murder.
Posted: 02/13/2011 - Two Florida students killed exploring Georgia cave.
Posted: 02/12/2011 - US Marshals arrest man wanted in Dec shooting.
Posted: 02/12/2011 - Well over a million Floridians are living with diabetes. It's a disease that doesn't have a cure, but it can be controlled and in some cases prevented by cutting back on sugar. As Troy Kinsey explains, the problem is that can make going out to eat a tricky proposition.
Updated: 02/14/2011 - Authorities arrested 46-year old Valerie Lewis Thursday charging her with 30 counts of management fraud, grand theft, and misuse of public office.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - Commemorating the month of love, individuals can give from their heart by donating blood at the TRUE LOVE & TRUE BLOOD event sponsored by Proctor Subaru on Valentine's weekend.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - With low temperatures forecasted to once again drop below 35 degrees for three or more hours tonight, Friday, Feb. 11, and the evenings of Saturday, Feb. 12, and Sunday, Feb. 13, a team of area human service agencies, local government and the faith-based community will once again open the temporary cold night shelter, located at the former Belle Vue Middle School, 2214 Belle Vue Way.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - As Gov. Rick Scott backs away for now from a push for an expanded school voucher program, former Gov. Jeb Bush’s education foundation has begun quietly circulating draft legislation that may serve as the Legislature’s template to massively expand the number of charter schools throughout the state.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - Governor Rick Scott has attended two media events where new jobs were announced, but expansion plans for the two companies creating the jobs were in the works long before Scott became governor. While both companies praised Scott’s commitment to lowering business taxes, as Whitney Ray tells us, the governor’s jobs agenda has yet to leave the runway.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - With Governor Rick Scott's budget proposal looming, the school presidents put their heads together and came up with things they can work on as a team as they prepare for the biggest fight of their educational careers and the potential loss of $3 billion dollars in education funding.
Posted: 02/11/2011 - The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will conduct a public information meeting concerning the replacement of the St. Marks River Bridge on Natural Bridge Road in Woodville.
Updated: 02/11/2011 - Governor Rick Scott has directed the Department of Management Services to accept two bids that were revealed earlier this week.
Updated: 02/11/2011 - How is Marco Rubio liking his job just over one month in to his time in Washington, D.C.?