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  1. Florida set to execute convicted double murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WTLV

    ... Robert Hendrix, 47, is scheduled to die April 23, 2014 for the Aug. 28, 1990 murder of a Sorrento couple. STARKE, Fla. (AP) - Robert Hendrix didn't want to go back to prison, where he spent time as a teenager. So after his cousin spilled to ...

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  2. 5 Things to Know in Florida for April 23Read the original story

    57 min ago | The Miami Herald

    ... at his burglary trial. Robert Hendrix is scheduled to be executed at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Florida State Prison in Starke. He was convicted of the 1990 murders of Elmer and Michelle Scott at their Lake County home. Curt Clawson has won a Republican ...

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  3. Man convicted of killing cousin to be executedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... prosecutors say. Hendrix, 47, is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection today at the Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1990 murders of Elmer and Michelle Scott at their Lake County home. But he's seeking a last-minute court stay as his ...

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  4. Isle Be JamminRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... the Frank Corso Blues Band. The wonderful local flair includes: Sal; John Lowbridge; Smokin Joe and Connie; Raiford Starke; and Merrill. Merrill first came to Goodland 20 years ago, and played his first gig in town at the Little Bar. Now, he's a ...

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  5. Owens students show dry witRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Toledo Blade

    ... early for preshow entertainment. A cast of five will help the audience get a feel for the setting of real-life Starke, Fla., home to a state prison that houses the last operating electric chair - which saw serial killer Ted Bundy - and Armadillo ...

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  6. Third armed robbery solved in connection with two othersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | CBS 47

    STARKE, Fla. -- A third armed robbery involving a juvenile and a 19 year-old man was solved because of arrests made earlier this week in two other armed robberies.

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  7. Cyber Cafe in Starke shut downRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | CBS 47

    The Florida Gaming Task Force shut down a Cyber Cafe in Starke. The Bradford County Sheriff's Office told Action News the Internet Cafe & Sweepstakes on South Walnut Street received a cease and desist order Thursday.

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  8. Teens use BB guns to rob pizza restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WTLV

    Officers with the Starke Police Department responded to the Little Caesar's Pizza in the 200 block of South Orange Street Saturday in response to reports of an armed robbery, according to a release from the Starke Police Department.

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  9. Police: BB gun used to rob Little Caesar'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | News 4 Jax

    Starke police arrested five teenagers they believe were responsible for the armed robbery of the Little Caesar's Pizza on S. Orange Street on Saturday night, and some of them might have held up a convenience store a few nights earlier.

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  10. Photo: WWE Extreme Rules 2014 PPV Poster RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Daily DDT

    ... some insight on a who wins at WrestleMania 30. - Here are the live event results from last night's WWE NXT event from Starke, FL. (Courtesy of Wrestling Inc.com ) I can't stress this enough, WWE is going to a younger based product. Watch NXT so you ...

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  11. In tiny Hampton, shame will be hard to shakeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | SFGate

    ... Barry Moore, 51, (cq) speaks during an interview at the Bradford County Sheriff's Office, Monday, March 17, 2014 in Starke, Fla. Mr. Moore, who was arrested last November on charges of selling the narcotic oxycodone, recently resigned from his post ...

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  12. Local bill to dissolve city of Hampton lifted Friday by state legislatorsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... to check on things. The two decided the city of Hampton should be allowed to live another day , said John Cooper, a Starke attorney helping the town. The two legislators, who represent the county, visited the town Friday to see if any progress had ...

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  13. City of Hampton to get a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | WTLV

    ... their bill to dissolve the city. Hampton is a small city of about 500 people in Bradford County, just south of Starke. The audit pointed to 31 problems with the way the city is run. Among them, alleged misuse of credit cards, city property and bad ...

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  14. 10 arrested in operation "Spring Cleaning" in StarkeRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | CBS 47

    STARKE, Fla. -- Deputies say 10 would-be drug purchasers were arrested as part of operation "Spring Cleaning" at a Starke Hotel on Wednesday.

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  15. Skateboarder to Ride 8,000 Miles, 35 States, in 100 Days for CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | PR.com

    ... FL- 100 Miles *Day 19: 4/14/2014- Mark will take off a Day in Jacksonville Day 20: 4/15/2014- Jacksonville, FL to Starke, Fl to Citra, FL- 80 Miles Day 21: 4/16/2014- Citra, FL to Wildwood, FL to Dade City, FL- 80 Miles Day 22: 4/17/2014- Dade City, ...

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  16. Killer Robert L. Henry executed in Starke for setting 2 co-workers afireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Florida man has been executed for killing two female co-workers by beating them with a hammer and setting them on fire during a robbery at a fabric store where they worked.

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  17. Fla. Man Executed for Setting Women on FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | FireHouse.com

    ... for the day on Nov. 2, 1987, Henry attacked the two women who ran the Deerfield Beach business with a hammer... STARKE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been executed for killing two female co-workers by beating them with a hammer and setting them on ...

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  18. Man who killed two co-workers in Deerfield Beach is executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Robert Lavern Henry, who was sent to Death Row for the 1987 double-murder of two co-workers in Deerfield Beach, was executed Thursday at Florida State Prison near Starke.

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  19. Killer Robert L. Henry executed in Starke for setting 2 co-workers afireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Florida man has been executed for killing two female co-workers by beating them with a hammer and setting them on fire during a robbery at a fabric store where they worked.

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  20. Killer convicted of beating women with hammer set to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | WESH-TV

    ... appeal, 55-year-old Robert L. Henry is scheduled to die by injection Thursday evening at Florida State Prison in Starke. He was convicted of the 1987 slayings of 53-year-old Phyllis Harris and 35-year-old Janet Thermidor, his co-workers at a ...

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