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Man in road struck, killed in Alachua Co.
A 59-year-old man tending to a car just towed out of a ditch in southern Alachua County died after being struck by a car trying to pass, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fort Myers-based Alico Inc. announces election of company directors
Alico, Inc., an agribusiness and land management company based in Fort Myers, has announced the election of company directors selected by shareholders on Feb. 28. The directors are George R. Brokaw, Adam D. Compton, R. Greg Eisner, Benjamin D. Fishman, W. Andrew Krusen, Jr., Ramon A. Rodriguez, Henry R. Slack, Remy W. Trafelet and Clayton G.
Flood warning for Santa Fe River at Fort White
The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a flood warning for the Santa Fe River at Fort White affecting Alachua, Bradford, Columbia, Gilchrist, Suwannee and Union counties.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
FWC holds 7 meetings on black bear conservation
The discussions will include the Florida Black Bear Management Plan that was approved in 2012.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
AxoGen, Inc. To Present At
March 3, 2014 - AxoGen, Inc. , the only company completely focused on peripheral nerve repair, is scheduled to present at the 9th Annual Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 11:10am CT at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Deadline to enroll for Florida Pre-Paid plan at current rates
The latest international trade numbers show that $4.85 billion worth of goods left Florida for international markets in December, a decrease of 3.4 percent from November, according to Durham, N.H.-based e-forecasting.com.
Alachua possible location for biomedical production facility
A biomedical technology company may open a production facility in the city of Alachua, creating 164 jobs and investing more than $227 million, reported the Gainesville Sun.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Medina Gazette
David Edwin McGuire
On Monday, February 24, 2014, David Edwin McGuire, 88, died peacefully following a courageous battle with cancer.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Pasco school district leaders consider options to Dade City stormwater fee
The Pasco County school district and the Dade City government could be headed for a showdown over newly established stormwater utility fees.
The Washington Post
The most meaningless teacher evaluation exercise ever?
The Florida Times-Union newspaper sued the state Education Department to get access to what are called "value-added" scores of teachers that are used to make high-stakes decisions about their jobs.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Thunderstorm warnings for Duval, other counties until 2 p.m.
Severe thunderstorm watch remains valid until 2 p.m. this afternoon. The watch includes 11 counties in Northeast Florida including Alachua, Duval, Marion, St. Johns, Bradford, Flagler, Nassau, Union, Clay, Gilchrist and Putnam counties.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Florida Baptist Witness
Ken Holton, 58, Lake City worship pastor, dies after flu battle
Ken Holton, worship pastor of Gateway Baptist Church in Lake City, died Feb. 19 after a battle with flu and pneumonia.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
AxoGen, Inc. To Report Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2013 Financial Results On March 6, 2014
February 12, 2014 - AxoGen, Inc. , the only company completely focused on peripheral nerve repair, will report results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013 on Thursday, March 6, 2014 after the market closes.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Paul Rowles' only surviving victim shares her story
She was 15 in 1994 when Rowles crawled through a window in her family's Clearwater apartment and forced her at knifepoint to leave with him.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Human Interest Suspect in Tiffany Sessions' 1989 disappearance linked to violence against women
Alachua sheriff's detectives painted a detailed picture Thursday of the man they believe kidnapped and murdered 20-year-old Tiffany Sessions some 25 years ago.
Banyan Biomarkers Inc. Receives Grant to Continue Concussion Research
Detecting a concussion within minutes may become easier, thanks to new technologies developed by an Alachua-based brain trauma research company.
The Miami Herald
Alachua sheriff: We found Tiffany Session's killer
Declaring that the 25-year investigation of the disappearance of Tiffany Sessions has found its man but still isn't over, Alachua County Sheriff Sadie Darnell begged citizens Thursday morning to tell her office anything they know about serial killer Paul Rowles.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Agencies Halt Special Biomass Complaint Line
The hotline was a program of Alachua County, the Alachua County Sheriff's Office, the city of Gainesville, Gainesville Police Department, the city of Alachua and the Alachua Police Department.