American Legion Auxiliary Poppy Flowers


Ronna Jackson, an American Gold Star mother, and Ginny Polk, Poppy Chairman of the American Legion Aux. Unit 16 discuss the meaning behind the Poppy flower for veterans, and how they help veterans in our community. 

Shooter Identified in Tallahassee Deputy's Death


TALLAHASSEE--- Offficials with the Leon County Sheriff's Office held a press conference this morning regarding the man who set his house on fire and then shot and killed a deputy.


GAINESVILLE - One local organization is trying to open its doors again… With a little help from the community. However shows us how this organization wants to continue serving homeless children and their families.


GAINESVILLE - "No Smoking" signs apply to more than just cigarettes now. Gainesville is one of a number of cities in North Central Florida to ban the use of e-cigs where smoking isn't allowed. However those in the e-cig industry say there's a difference between smoking and vaping.


GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - After a tumultuous week that included the firing of coach Will Muschamp, this was exactly what Florida needed.
A feel-good victory.

ASO Deputy Spots, Arrests Kidnappers


An Alachua County Deputy arrested three people Friday evening for kidnapping a three-year-oldin Michigan.


Man Sets House on Fire, Kills Responding Deputy

Man sets house on fire, kills responding deputy
Associated Press

October Unemployment Rates Down Around NCF

North Central Florida -- It's another thing to be thankful for, just in time for Thanksgiving. The unemployment rate has dropped again from month ago, and from last year for all of North Central Florida.



Butler Plaza Expanding

Gainesville, Florida -- It's a project 15 years in the making.

The president of Butler Enterprises and other North Central Florida leaders held a groundbreaking ceremony as Butler Plaza is beginning to expand.

Can UF Handle A Situation Like The FSU Shooting?

GAINESVILLE - The shooting at Florida State has not just affected students in Tallahassee but also has brought concern to college students in Gainesville. One thing that stopped Myron May from causing any more damage at the FSU library were the security barriers in place.


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