Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Tallahassee man dies in Suwannee crash

Cindy Swirko @CindySwirko A Tallahassee man died Monday from injuries sustained in a Sunday single-car crash in Suwannee County, the Florida Highway Patrol reported. Emojah Mullings, 19, died in the accident. Three others in the car had minor injur...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Death penalty meeting set for Thursday

Staff report The Diocese of St. Augustine, in conjunction with Equal Justice USA and Floridians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty, will host an event Thursday evening at Gainesville's St. Patrick Catholic Church. The event features Kathy Dillon...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

FWC to take public input at Dec. 5-7 meetings

Staff report The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will meet Dec. 5-7 at the Best Western Gateway Grand in Gainesville, and will be open to public comment each day of the meeting. The meeting starts at 2 p.m. on Tuesday and 8:30 a.m...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Two shot at Levy Thanksgiving BBQ

By Paige Fry Correspondent The Levy County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left two people in critical condition on Thanksgiving. On Thursday at about 11:15 p.m., deputies responded to reports of a shooting at 4011 NE 205th Ave. i...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Drivers urged to slow for O'Leno burn

Staff report The Florida Highway Patrol warns that a 123-acre prescribed burn in the O'Leno State Park along US 441 in Columbia County could limit visibility. Drivers are urged to be careful in the area, especially at night and are reminded to driv...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

GPD: 2 arrested after resisting police

Police say Zachary Karl Strayer and Keith Lenard Sheppard were arrested after separate incidents of resisting law enforcement. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange Two Gainesville men were arrested after separate incidents of resisting law enforcement,...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Woman ejected from vehicle in crash during U-turn

Police say a woman was ejected from her vehicle Sunday and seriously injured while attempting to make a U-turn. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange A woman was ejected from her vehicle Sunday while attempting to make a U-turn, according to the Gainesvi...

Southeast / Virginia - 7 months ago

Driver ejected in 2-vehicle crash

A driver was ejected onto the street after a two-vehicle crash Sunday. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange Gainesville Fire Rescue responded to a two-vehicle accident Sunday after a driver was ejected from the car, according to a GFR release. In the ac...