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  1. Gene Frenette: Team builders in Clay County footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    ... "There was resentment at first," said Neal, now in his last year as athletic director at Bradford County High in Starke. "It took me a while to get over it. We set that table for success at Fleming Island, and I thought Derek would be the one taking ...

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  2. Photo exhibition examines religion's contentious place in American life and politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... in fact remarkably durable. This seems appropriate. The exhibition poster features the Bradford County Courthouse in Starke, Fla., 21/2 hours from where I grew up and a stone's throw from the couple's adopted home in Gainesville. The Bradford ...

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  3. Governor signs death warrant for killer-rapistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... ces on each of the sexual battery counts. Kormondy has spent half of his life on Death Row at Florida State Prison in Starke.

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  4. Chadwick Banks put to death for killing stepdaughter in 1992Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Big News Network.com

    STARKE, Florida - A man who has spent almost half his life on death row in a Florida prison has been executed for the rape and murder of his 10-year-old stepdaughter after fatally shooting his sleeping wife 22 year ago, officials said. Chadwick Banks, 43, was pronounced dead at Thursday evening after a lethal injection a cocktail of midazolam hydrochloride, vecuronium bromide and potassium chloride was administered at Florida State Prison, the office of Governor Rick Scott said.

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  5. Florida man executed for stepdaughter's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | KXXV-TV Waco

    STARKE, Fla. - A Florida man who fatally shot his sleeping wife and then raped and killed his young stepdaughter 22 years ago was put to death Thursday for the child's slaying.

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  6. Fla. set to execute man for stepdaughter's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Palm Beach Post

    Florida was scheduled to execute a 43-year-old inmate on Thursday evening for the September 1992 murder of his stepdaughter. Chadwick Banks was set to receive a lethal injection at Florida State Prison in Starke after the U.S. Supreme Court denied his last-minute appeal without comment.

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  7. Florida Set To Execute Man For Wife, Stepdaughter's SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | CBS Local

    ... you found on cbs4.com, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more [...] STARKE (CBSMiami/AP) - Florida is set to execute a man convicted of killing his wife and 10-year old stepdaughter in 1992. The ...

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  8. Man who killed wife, stepdaughter to be executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | News 4 Jax

    A Florida Panhandle man is set to be executed Thursday for raping and murdering his 10-year-old stepdaughter 22 years ago, just minutes after he killed her mother. Chadwick Banks, 43, is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of Melody Cooper, who was found on her knees naked from the waist down and her body slumped on her bed at a Gadsden County home.

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  9. Florida set to execute Panhandle man who killed wife, stepdaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Florida Panhandle man is set to be executed Thursday for raping and murdering his 10-year-old stepdaughter 22 years ago, just minutes after he killed her mother. Chadwick Banks, 43, is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of Melody Cooper, who was found on her knees naked from the waist down and her body slumped on her bed at a Gadsden County home.

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  10. Vigil today protests executionRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | KeysNews.com

    Chadwick Banks, 43, is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of Melody Cooper, who was found on her knees naked from the waist down and her body slumped on her bed at a Gadsden County home. The body of her mother, Cassandra Banks, was nearby.

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  11. Man who killed wife, stepdaughter to be executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Cybercast News Service

    A Florida Panhandle man is set to be executed Thursday for raping and murdering his 10-year-old stepdaughter 22 years ago, just minutes after he killed her mother. Chadwick Banks, 43, is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of Melody Cooper, who was found on her knees naked from the waist down and her body slumped on her bed at a Gadsden County home.

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  12. Local Man Set to be Executed ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | WCTV Tallahassee

    A Florida panhandle man is set to be executed Thursday for raping and murdering his 10-year-old stepdaughter 22 years ago, minutes after he killed her mother. Chadwick Banks is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of Melody Cooper at a Gadsden County home.

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  13. 5 Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... A judge must approve the request. Chadwick Banks is scheduled to die at 6 p.m. Thursday at Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1992 slaying of his 10-year-old stepdaughter Melody Cooper , who was found on her knees naked from the waist down and ...

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  14. Film tells dark tale of Mark DeFriest, the long-imprisoned a Houdini of FloridaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | The Miami Herald

    In 2001, Gabriel London was researching prison rape for a book with Human Rights Watch when he came upon a 1990s special report in the Miami Herald called Locked Alone in X Wing , about the draconian world of crime and punishment for the worst of the worst criminals at the Florida State Prison in Starke. London was intrigued with the inmate pictured in the middle of the "X."

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  15. Deck the Halls at GCA's Annual Holiday BazaarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... Marco Island singer-songwriter, JRobert has put together a fantastic musical line-up, including Gator Nate, Raiford Starke, Captainn Jac, Robert & the Trolls, Merrill and Jim Allen, Fletch, Tom Porter & Friends, and JRobert & Martin Houghtaling. ...

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  16. Autopsy Results Show Student Athlete Died of Heat StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    The autopsy findings for a 14-year-old boy who died after collapsing during a preseason football camp at Camp Blanding this summer have been released. An accidental heat stroke was found to be the probable cause of death, according to the autopsy released by the Alachua County Medical Examiner's Office on Nov. 3. William Shogran Jr., a home-schooled athlete on the Sebastian River High School football team, was pronounced dead at Shands Hospital in Starke on Aug. 14, about three to four weeks after he began practicing with the team.

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  17. Autopsy: Heat stroke caused 14-year-old football player's August death at Camp BlandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... breathing. Clay County Fire Rescue records show units arrived within five minutes and Shogran was taken to Shands Starke Regional Medical Center in Bradford County, where he was pronounced dead, the Sheriff's Office said. The investigation reveals ...

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  18. ME: Heat stroke cause 14-year-old football player's August death at Camp BlandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... County Fire Rescue records show units arrived within five minutes, but by early afternoon Shogran was dead at Shands Starke Regional Medical Center in Bradford County. An autopsy released by the Alachua County Medical Examiner's Office Monday listed ...

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  19. Dense Fog Advisory affects several countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for several North Florida and Southeast Georgia counties Monday morning, according to the National Weather Service. Hamilton, Suwannee, Columbia, Baker, Union, Bradford, Gilchrist, Alachua and Echols Counties are affected by the advisory, including the cities of Jasper, Live Oak, Lake City, Macclenny, Lake Butler, Starke, Trenton, Gainesville and Statenville.

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  20. LeTroy Guion knows about big responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... kept his family fed. He'd "cook," clean, discipline his four younger siblings daily. As young as 14, 15 years old in Starke, Fla., Guion was the man of the house. To grasp how this 6-foot-4, 315-pound veteran who missed all but two training camp ...

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