T.K. Wetherell, credited with transforming Florida State, dies at age 72

Thomas Kent "T.K." Wetherell, president emeritus of Florida State University and former president of Tallahassee Community College, lost his 16-year-battle with cancer Sunday. Wetherell would have turned 73 on Saturday. Wetherell had been in treatment at the Duke University Medical Cancer and returned home for Thanksgiving. He had been hospitalized at Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare until […]

Florida Juvenile Arrests At 43-Year Low: Report

TALLAHASSEE, FL — The number of juvenile arrests in Florida continued to decline over the past year, according to a report released Monday by the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice. Officials said juvenile arrests were down 24 percent over the past five years. "Juvenile felony arrests dropped 10 percent over the last fiscal year and […]

Legal Public Notices 12/5 issue

Orlando Legals Legal Public NoticesAUCTION EXTRA SPACE STORAGE – STORE 1631 5753 Hoffner Ave, Orlando, FL 32822 Extra Space Storage will hold a public auction to sell personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at the locations and times indicated: On December 26, 2018 11:30 AM location: 5753 Hoffner Ave. Orlando FL […]

Now it’s time to focus on solutions for affordable housing

(Photo: Jock Fistick / South Florida Business Journal) The mid-terms are over and our newly elected leaders in Tallahassee and Washington D.C. are ready to get to work. It’s time for them to concentrate on an issue that is of the utmost importance for our society: affordable housing. Since the 2016 general election, our nation’s […]

Local team heading to Pop Warner Superbowl

By: Alicia Turner | WCTV Eyewitness News TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Both college football teams in the area may be out of the running for their respective playoff games, but one local Pop Warner team isn’t finished just yet. The Chaires Eagles Pop Warner Team is heading to the Superbowl after going undefeated the entire […]

Real Estate Agent Loses Job After Video Shows Her Mocking Gillum Supporters in Election Protest

David Ruffner, senior counsel at Lash & Goldberg, left, and Michael Landen, partner at Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine, right. A United Realty Group Inc. real estate agent demonstrating with protesters calling for the firing of the Broward election supervisor is out of a job following a high-profile Twitter video. Want to continue reading?Become […]

FL Senate Race Heads to Hand Recount

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by fewer than 13,000 votes. The contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared all but […]

Marianna nonprofit works to address housing needs after Hurricane Michael

A Marianna-based nonprofit hopes to be a clearinghouse in the effort to raise $1.5 million for new affordable housing after Hurricane Michael pummeled North Florida. The Wright Foundation’s focus is Jackson County, a rural community with few industries and scarce job opportunities. After the Category 4 hurricane leveled coastal cities, it barrelled inland leaving many […]

615 St Augustine St

1Bd/1Ba – Skyview Apartments located at 615 W St Augustine Street, Tallahassee, FL 32304 is a small 3-story apartment complex walking distance to FSU Campus, Collegetown, restaurants, shopping & entertainment, Doak Campbell Football & Howser Baseball Stadiums. RENT AMOUNT IS FOR 1 OCCUPANT ONLY. All apartments are 1 bedroom and 1 bath, flooring, cabinets and […]

Vaping ban grouped in with an offshore drilling ban on Amendment Nine

TALLAHASSEE, FL – According to Florida News Service, a move to expand the state’s 16-year ban on smoking in indoor workplaces to include electronic cigarettes and vaping is drawing opposition. The measure is facing criticism, including from some newspaper editorial boards, because of the process used by the 37-member Florida Constitution Revision Commission to put […]