Sunday Dec 8
50-year-old man missing from Alachua County
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing man they say was last seen on Nov. 29 in Melrose.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
42nd Annual Thor Winter Olympics Results And Photos
The 42nd Annual Thor Winter Olympics presented by Pro Circuit has come to a close.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Jobless rate hits 5% as workforce shrinks
Franklin County's unemployment rate has held steady at 5 percent for the past two months, as the workforce continues to shrink going into the offseason.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Florida's Animal Shelter Public Record Law Still All Bark, No Bite
Nash, an 11-month-old German Shepard mix, awaits to be adopted from the Alachua County Animal Shelter on Friday afternoon.
Florida jobless rate lowest in five years
The new seasonally adjusted mark of 6.7 percent represents an estimated 625,000 people out of work.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Tools Stolen From Alachua Habitat For Humanity
After two break-ins at Alachua Habitat for Humanity projects, the organization is making changes to the way it stores equipment.
Alachua County Commissioner Proposes E-cigarette Regulations
According to the Medical News Today website , e-cigarettes are devices that emit doses of vaporized nicotine, as opposed to regular cigarettes that emit tobacco smoke.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
News 4 Jax
Fla. crime rate drops in first half of 2013
Florida's crime rate dropped 5.2 percent during the first half of 2013, compared to the same period during the previous year, according to a report released Tuesday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Stolen Alachua school bus found in Flagler
A bus stolen from Alachua County Public Schools was found Monday in Palm Coast and is being returned to Alachua.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Program Gives Laptops To Alachua Students To 'Bridge Digital Divide'
Gainesville High School, one of three Alachua County high schools, including Eastside and Hawthorne High School, received laptops to benefit at-risk students to help them learn computer skills, become comfortable with technology and prevent dropouts.
Palm Beach Post
More district settle on teacher raises as ...
About a month after Gov. Rick Scott pushed school districts to get moving on giving teachers raises the state this week praised the fact that more than half the state's 67 school districts have reached raise agreements with their teacher unions.
Thu Nov 14, 2013