Suwannee County Newswire

Suwannee County Newswire

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  1. 8-year-old boy killed in Suwannee County DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | WTXL

    An 8-year-old Lake City boy who was ejected from a car during a Suwannee County crash earlier this month has died. Troopers say the crash happened the night of Nov. 18 on U.S. 129 and 216th Street in Suwannee County.

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  2. Human remains found in Suwannee County identified as 61-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | WTXL

    ... of Law Enforcement is investigating after years old human remains were discovered in a wooded area in Suwannee County. Deputies say the human remains were discovered on Sunday in a wooded area in the 19200 block of 77th Road in McAlpin. When ...

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  3. Woman seriously injured after driving off road, hitting treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | WTXL

    A woman was seriously injured in a single-car accident after she drove off the road and hit a tree in Suwannee County. FHP said Hicks was driving south on CR 137, when for unknown reasons, she failed to negotiate a left curve, causing her car to drive off the roadway and hit a tree.

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  4. Gainesville teen reported missing in October may be in Big Bend areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | WTXL

    ... who see her are asked to call your local law enforcement agency or Detective Holt at 352-393-7606. The Suwannee County Sheriff's Office shared GPD's flyer on their Facebook page Wednesday morning. They say Turner is originally from Lake City but has ...

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  5. Cowboys blast BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Friday, Oct. 26, the Madison County High School Cowboys made the short trip to Live Oak for their annual rivalry game with the Bulldogs of Suwannee County High School.

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  6. 15,000 Homes To Receive Energy From FPL and NextEra Energy's New Suwannee County Solar FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... power should be affordable and accessible to all of Florida. "Our project will be generating electricity in Suwannee County," West said. "But we're interconnecting into our transmission system, so it can be used pretty much anywhere." The cost of ...

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  7. Cowboys Game Day a RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County High School Cowboys will face a familiar foe tonight when they take on the Bulldogs of Suwannee County High School in Live Oak.

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  8. Suwannee County Sheriff: Live Oak man fraudulently returns store itemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | WTXL

    ... presented a false receipt for the item and asked to exchange it for another item of value, according to a Suwannee County Sheriff's Office post on Facebook . Pike received the other item, along with a Walmart gift card for the value of the ...

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  9. Dunnellon man dies after falling out of moving car on North Florida interstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    ... 437, according to a crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP). During the drive, near the Columbia-Suwannee county line, Anthony Baccili fell out of the car and was later pronounced dead on scene, FHP's report states. Anyone who witnessed ...

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  10. Three hospitalized after truck overturns on I-10 near Live OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | WTXL

    Suwannee County Fire Rescue says three people have been hospitalized, two in critical condition, after their truck overturned on I-10 westbound. The Florida Highway Patrol reported a crash with injuries on I-10 westbound just before 12:30 p.m. on Friday near mile marker 283 .

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  11. West Nile confirmed in Suwannee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Last week the Florida Department of Health in Suwannee County reported an increase in mosquito-borne disease activity in the Suwannee County area.

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  12. Woman's bogus report led to false Florida Amber Alert, police sayRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2018 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... being issued, is facing multiple charges, officials say. WCTV reports Roseangel Sanchez was booked into the Suwannee County Jail on charges of fraud and passing forged checks, and Live Oak Police Chief Buddy Williams says she will also be charged ...

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  13. Jim Crow-era shooting revisited in new documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | The Willits News

    ... in this small Southern town nestled amid farm country. The slaying stirred racial tensions in Jim Crow-era Suwannee County, when robed Ku Klux Klansmen regularly marched through Main Street in a show of force and lynchings were common in the Deep ...

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  14. Amber Alert canceled for boy, girl from Suwannee County; they were found safe in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The two children at the center of a Thursday night Florida Amber Alert from Suwannee County were found safe in Houston, Texas Friday. a-o Make it easy to keep up-to-date with more stories like this.

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  15. Publix Adding 700 JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg

    ... Mejias, 6 may in a black Toyota Camry. If you have any information on these children please contact the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office at 386-362-2222 or 911 The Bucs dropped to 2-1 after the Monday night loss to the Steelers on Monday Night ...

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  16. FOUND: Missing Mejias children located safe in Houston, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | WTXL

    The Suwannee County Sheriff's Office says Brian Meijas, 7, and Gabriela Mejias, 6, were found safe in Houston, Texas. Sheriff's Office says that the whole family was part of a caravan, with a final destination of Madison County for some sort of family gathering.

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  17. Florida Amber Alert issued for missing Mejias children last seen in Live OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | WTXL

    ... and it is possibly being driven by a male named Melecio and occupied by a female named Alexia. According to Suwannee County Sheriff Sam St. John, the two kids are originally from Houston, TX. and the plan was for the adults that they were with, ...

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  18. Amber Alert issued for 2 missing Florida childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Amber Alert was issued Thursday night for two young children missing from Suwannee County in Florida's Panhandle, authorities said. Brian Mejias, 7, and Gabriela Mejias, 6, were reported missing from the town of Live Oak, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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  19. Authorities continue search for Live Oak woman who went missing 42 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | WTXL

    A Suwannee County woman went missing 42 years ago today and investigators say the case is "leaning towards a possible homicide." Debora Howard was 20 years old when she was last seen at a Lake City bar on September 24th, 1976.

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  20. Live Oak man who sped away, ran, faces drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | WTXL

    A Live Oak man who sped away and then ran away when a deputy tried to make a traffic stop faces fleeing and drug charges. Rodrick Lewis Livingston, 31, was arrested Tuesday after a Suwannee County deputy saw his vehicle about 10:30 a.m. and a search of DHSMV records confirmed that Livingston's drivers license was not valid.

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