Ice River Springs Bottling Plant under new ownership

Ice River Springs Bottling Plant under new ownership

A major employer in Gilchrist County is changing hands.

Turmoil at city commission meeting

Frustrations boiled over at the meeting even before the votes took place.

Rate increase roller coaster

The commission changed course on a proposed package of tax and rate increasesnot once but twice.

Sister Hazel' rescues stow away kittens on tour bus

Kittens were definitely not the sight they expected to see after days on the road and before it was all said and done there were 6 kittens who unknowingly joined in on the cross country trip.


Alachua police are searching for a woman they believe was involved in a shooting last month. 25 year old sarah harris is believed to have been involved in the june 25th shooting that resulted in the shooting and robbing of cecil boykin. Police say they don't know where she is, but say she has connections to georgia. There is an active warrant for her arrest. Two others have already been arrested for their involvement in the same shooting.

Gainesville, Alachua County commissioners may rethink plastic bag ban

A letter is warning the county about potential legal action if the current plastic bag and styrofoam ban isn't repealed in 60 days.