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Tallahassee, Florida is located in Leon County. Zip codes in Tallahassee, FL include 32399, 32316, and 32308. The median home price in Tallahassee is $169,500 which is roughly $103/per square foot. More Tallahassee information.

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Local news for Tallahassee, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee

Tallahassee Man Works to Bring Hope to Haiti

The median age in Haiti is 21.9 years old. Only one of fourteen infants born in Haiti make it to their first birthday.

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6 hrs ago | Capital Soup

Three Arrested for Abusing Vulnerable Adults at Threshold Center for Autism

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, the Orange County Sheriff's Office, and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office arrested three former employees of Threshold Center for Autism.

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9 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

2nd gets death penalty in student's murder

The second of three men convicted of kidnapping and murdering a Florida State University student in 2010 has been sentenced to death. In June, a jury voted 12-0 to recommend the death penalty for 43-year-old Kentrell Johnson for killing 29-year-old Vincent Binder.

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11 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

Florida marks 10th anniversary of Hurricane Ivan

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.- Florida is marking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Ivan, which remains one of the costliest tropical storms to ever make landfall in the U.S. Ivan came ashore just west of Gulf Shores, Alabama, on Sept. 16, 2004, as a Category 3 storm.

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15 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Running Down a Dream: Tracking Tom Petty's Florida Roots in Gainesville

When I told my brother I'd help him move out of his house in Gainesville, I planned to pay tribute to Tom Petty's place of origin by visiting sites that were important to him as a young man.

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18 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

Jason Hurst

Jason comes to WTOL by way of WCTV, Tallahassee, Florida where he was Sports Director for 2 years. Jason kept the local viewers updated every step of the way during Florida State's National Championship season and quarterback Jameis Winstons Heisman Trophy winning season.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Romano: John Thrasher isn't the first politician to flirt with FSU

They're trying to find a new president to run Florida State University, and darned if the whole thing hasn't gotten political. If I had to pick a turning point, I'd go with 1993.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Settlement reached in Christina West case

Settlement reached in Christina West case West sued the city after she suffered broken bones and other injuries during a DUI arrest Aug. 10, 2013 Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1tYmVsA This is a photograph of Christina West after she was subdued by Tallahassee police officers during an Aug. 10 arrest on a charge of DUI. / The incident happened Aug. 10, when Tallahassee police officers responded to a woman who reportedly drove her car off the road and into a home in Killearn.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Sex Scandal At Tallahassee City Hall

According to a city investigation, a contract custodial worker took the security guard's cell phone at his request and made a video showing her pleasuring herself in a bathroom stall. She told investigators she specifically used that restroom because city employees didn't use it and there was less traffic.

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WCTV Tallahassee

FHP Investigating Fatal I-10 Accident

The Florida Highway Patrol website indicated that there was a fatality on I-10 near mile marker 197 in Tallahassee. The accident occurred shortly after noon.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Small Plane Traveling From Tallahassee Crashes in St. Pete

Police say a small plane carrying three men and a 17-year-old from Ireland crashed in a park in St. Petersburg. The pilot, 58-year-old Grant Jordon, is in serious but stable condition at an area hospital.

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The Raw Story

Florida cops often drop rape cases unless victims tell them to investigate: NYT

Prosecutors in Florida routinely drop their examination of rape claims unless the alleged victim explicitly agrees to an investigation, according to a New York Times analysis . The newspaper examined sexual assault claims filed by students at Florida State University - where Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston led the Seminoles to a national championship in January, after prosecutors declined to charge him in a rape case that languished for nearly 11 months.

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WESH-TV

Reward increased in killing of popular FSU law professor

Big Bend Crime Stoppers has announced the reward for information leading to an arrest in the death of a Florida State law professor has been increased to $25,000. Tallahassee police say Florida State University professor Dan Markel was the intended target when he was shot in the head in his garage on July 18. The shooting of the popular lawyer has stunned friends, colleagues and residents of his well-to-do community in Florida's state capital.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Miami Herald

Reward increase for info on death of law professor

Big Bend Crime Stoppers has announced the reward for information leading to an arrest in the death of a Florida State law professor has been increased to $25,000. Tallahassee police say Florida State University professor Dan Markel was the intended target when he was shot in the head in his garage on July 18. The shooting of the popular lawyer has stunned friends, colleagues and residents of his well-to-do community in Florida's state capital.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Miami Herald

Panel rules Rivera violated ethics rules as state lawmaker

An ethics panel found former congressman David Rivera in violation of seven instances of ethics violations while he served as a state lawmaker in Tallahassee. Faced with an exodus of his legal team, David Rivera failed to delay a Florida Commission on Ethics case that found he corruptly managed taxpayer money and his own financial disclosure forms as a state legislator.

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Highlands Today

Lake Placid woman wins the lottery

6 Fantasy 5 drawing, and it turned out to be the $254,904.63 winner. Martha Windham, 40, of Lake Placid, claimed the Fantasy 5 top prize at the Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee, officials said.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Inmate work detail procedures under reviewInmate work detail...

A Florida DOC spokeswoman says they are "reviewing procedures related to inmate work squads as well as the process for notifying local law enforcement officials." Inmate work detail procedures under review A Florida DOC spokeswoman says they are "reviewing procedures related to inmate work squads as well as the process for notifying local law enforcement officials."

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WCTV Tallahassee

Florida Gold Star Parents Get Together for the First Time

This is the first event that has ever been held in Tallahassee for Gold Star parents. Many of the families took to art after losing their loved one to help them cope.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Mims Woman Wins Top Prize in $500,00 Jackpot Scratch-Off Game

The Florida Lottery announces that Tommyzenia Williams, 50, of Mims, claimed a top prize in the $500,000 JACKPOT Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. She purchased her winning ticket from Kangaroo Express, located at 3164 Main Street West in Mims.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Florida Gov. Scott to campaign with Gov. Christie

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is getting some campaign help from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Christie will appear with Scott at a Panama City restaurant on Friday morning and then at a rally outside the historic Crawfordville court house just south of Tallahassee.

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