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Governor Scott's Office Involved in FCAT PR Effort

Posted: 05/23/2012 - As the Florida Department of Education tries to handle the fallout of the collapse in FCAT writing scores, the office of Gov. Rick Scott has been intimately involved in efforts to roll out the test scores, according to staff emails.

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Poll: Mitt Romney Leads Barack Obama in Florida

Updated: 05/23/2012 - Mitt Romney has gone from a six point deficit against President Obama in March to a 47-41 point lead. The poll also finds that if Romney were to pick Florida US Senator Marco Rubio as his running mate, the pick would add two points to Romney’s lead.

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Wakulla Man Arrested After Stolen Motorcycle Investigation

Posted: 05/23/2012 - A 37-year-old Crawfordville man was arrested following the execution of a search warrant at a home at 277 Woodville Highway in Crawfordville. A motorcycle, reported stolen by the Florida State University Police Department, was on the property.

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Robbery at Farmers and Merchants Bank, Suspect Identified

Posted: 05/24/2012 - The Leon County Sheriff's Office reports that the Farmers and Merchants bank at 3490 North Monroe Street in Tallahassee was robbed. Detectives have identified Dawuan N. Williams as a suspect.

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Teens Staying Fit Over Summer Break

Updated: 05/23/2012 - 17 year old, Leon High School student, Andi Taylor, is taking on the challenge of getting in shape and improving her overall health this summer.

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Champion Case Filed Against Charter Bus Company in Orange County

Updated: 05/22/2012 - Earlier this month thirteen people were charged for the hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion. The Champion Family attorney however, says the bus company and the driver of the bus Champion died on, are also responsible.

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PSC Proposes Rules to Lower Customer Costs

Posted: 05/22/2012 - Continuing efforts to minimize the cost of utility service, Florida’s Public Service Commission (PSC) today proposed to amend its customer deposit rules to lower interest rates, an expense ultimately paid by all customers. The new rates better reflect current market conditions.

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Center Threatens Lawsuit Over Southeastern Species

Posted: 05/22/2012 - An environmental group has threatened a lawsuit against federal authorities for not moving more quickly to protect 25 amphibian and reptile species found in the southeast.

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[UPDATE] TFD: House Fire on Glenside Drive

Updated: 05/22/2012 - This afternoon at 12:59 p.m., Tallahassee Fire Department units from Stations 7, 9 and 2 responded to a single story house fire in the 2600 Block of Glenside Avenue.

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FDBPR: Local Restaurants with No Violations

Posted: 05/22/2012 - Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation inspectors did not find any sanitation or safety violations in these establishments within the past year.

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UPDATE: FCAT Hotline Now Being Offered

Updated: 05/22/2012 - Seven hundred parents contacted the Department of Education on the first day of a new hotline and web site for FCAT information. The outreach was prompted by a disastrous drop in writing scores that forced the state to lower its grading standard.

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ACLU: Single Sex Programs in Schools Illegal

Posted: 05/22/2012 - Many single sex education programs in Florida may violate federal law, the American Civil Liberties Union said in a letter sent to state education officials.

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Meals on Wheels Needs Volunteers

Posted: 05/21/2012 - For many, the meal they get through Meals on Wheels may be the only meal they get for the entire day. Now, thanks to layoffs and budget cuts they may not even be able to rely on that.

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Eyewitness Testimony Often Unreliable

Posted: 05/21/2012 - Witnesses who lie or are just plain mistaken are the leading reasons innocent people get sent to prison. A new national database lists more than nine hundred wrongful convictions, and Florida has its share.

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