4th of July parade brings town together

GAINESVILLE, FLA-- Just like many Americans, people living in the town of Micanopy look forward to their annual Fourth of July parade. It brings a small town together to showcase their many unique characteristics.


GAINESVILLE, FLA-- This red, white and blue holiday means more to one family than it ever has before. Family members gathered to celebrate Gainesville resident Annie Green's 100th birthday.


July 4: Fanfares & Fireworks

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Residents in Gainesville started off the holiday weekend celebration with the University of Florida's Fanfares & Fireworks.

Young girl dies after boating accident

A Chiefland family was beginning to celebrate their Fourth of July weekend when it unfortunately ended in a tragic accident.

CCSO: Body found along SR 47

LAKE CITY, Fla. -- A body has been found by Columbia County Sheriff's deputies along SR 47 in Lake City.


The deceased, who has not been identified, was found during a search for missing Baker County woman Sharon Jackson near SR 47 and Business Point Drive.

GAINESVILLE, Fla-- When summer arrives, one thing "bugs" people more than most: mosquitos. 


"We just try to use a citronella candle or you know bug spray," said Gainesville mother of 2, Dawn Miller.


Road Rage on I-75

Gainesville-Fla  A man is behind bars after getting into a fight with another man and then threatening to kill him. 55 year old Michael Kelly was driving on I-75 when a Jeep S.U.V. driven by 27 year old Michael Lance merged into I-75 in front of Kelly.

Fireworks: should they be legal?

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Residents across North Central Florida are getting ready to celebrate July 4 with fireworks.


Some are wondering if Florida is next after Georgia legalized all fireworks on Wednesday.


Job fair for military veterans

GAINESVILLE, FL.---- Over 30 regional employers in North Central Florida gathered at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Multipurpose Center for a job fair coordinated by the City of Gainesville and Alachua County.


GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The debate over who is best fit to govern Gainesville Regional Utilities hasn't been settled yet.


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