Bradford County Newswire (Page 2)

Bradford County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bradford County, FL. (Page 2)

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  1. Clendendin, defeated in Hillsborough vote, moves away to pursue Democratic party bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Alan Clendenin will keep his home in Hyde Park but is moving to Bradford County so he can run again for state Democratic Party chairman. [Times staff] Veteran Democratic activist Alan Clendenin of Tampa is back in the turbulent race for chairman of the state Democratic Party, but to do it he had to move to Hampton - a town just east of U.S. 301 near Starke with an estimated population of 488 and a reputation as a speed trap.

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  2. October Rainfall Down Throughout Most Of The DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Suwannee River Water Management District

    LIVE OAK, FL, November 7, 2016 Rainfall in the Suwannee River Water Management District for October averaged only 1.18 inches, equaling about one-third of the long-term average for October rainfall of 3.05 inches. Most coastal counties of the District received less than 20% of normal rainfall during the month, and only Bradford County received more than 75% of normal.

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  3. Florida Mental Health And Substance Abuse Program Grant RenewedRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, the primary provider of services for the Criminal Justice, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Reinvestment Grant Program has been awarded $1.5 million from the Florida Department of Children and Families. The grant was approaching the end of a three-year stint in Alachua County, and the funds will go toward furthering services into Bradford County as well, according to a press release provided by Meridian.

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  4. UF's New Mobile Clinic Takes Vets To The AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    When shelter animals in the region need medical treatment - spay-neuter services or otherwise - shelter employees typically have to coordinate the animals' transportation to the University of Florida. To give its students hands-on experience, UF's veterinary school provides the services pro bono to the shelters.

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  5. October Rainfall Down Throughout Most Of The DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Suwannee River Water Management District

    LIVE OAK, FL, November 7, 2016 Rainfall in the Suwannee River Water Management District for October averaged only 1.18 inches, equaling about one-third of the long-term average for October rainfall of 3.05 inches. Most coastal counties of the District received less than 20% of normal rainfall during the month, and only Bradford County received more than 75% of normal.

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  6. Early Voting By The Numbers In North Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... Alachua County: 177,871 total active registered voters Vote-by-Mail: 19,181 Early Vote: 23,910 Total: 43,091 Bradford County: 16,050 total active registered voters Vote-by-Mail: 1,832 Early Vote: 2,213 Total: 4,045 Columbia County: 37,580 total ...

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  7. Court Rules Voters Be Notified Immediately If Their Mail-In Ballots Don't CountRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... Division of Elections website states there were 23,911 vote-by-mail ballots in Marion County and 1,308 Bradford County so far has only had three to four vote-by-mail ballots flagged due to signatures that did not match, according to Bradford County ...

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  8. Florida Votes 2016: Bradford County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Gordon Smith is running for his third term as Bradford County Sheriff against challenger John Hodges, who did not return requests for an interview for this election preview. Smith previously served two terms as the City of Starke Police Chief.

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  9. Florida Votes 2016: Bradford County Schools SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Members of the Bradford County community with vote on Nov. 8 for who they want running their counties school board. According to Florida Department of Education's Division of Accountability, the Bradford County School District currently ranks 59th out of the 67 counties in Florida.

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  10. Florida Votes 2016: Bradford County Commission District 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Bradford County voters will choose a District 5 representative on the Board of County Commissioners in the upcoming Nov. 8 general election. Republican Frank Durrance, 60, will face the incumbent Democrat Eddie Lewis, 63, for the position.

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  11. Florida Votes 2016: Bradford County Commission District 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Sellars, who has lived in Starke for the past 30 years,said she prayed about the position long before running. She says the biggest issue facing Bradford county is economic development.

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  12. Florida Votes 2016: Bradford County School Board District 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Bradford County residents have the opportunity to elect a new District 2 school board member in the general election Nov. 8. This year, voters will choose between Jim Peronto and Charnelle Whittemore Jim Peronto, 59, moved to Bradford County in 1980 and currently lives in Lawtey with his wife and son. He graduated from Peronto retired after 35 years of teaching grade levels pre-K through college in 2014.

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