Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

DEANNA BURT

DEANNA BURT was named vice president of student and academic affairs at South Central College, effective July 9. Burt recently served as vice president of academic affairs for Baker College. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees and doctora...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

City, county make deal on fire, EMS service

Staff report Wednesday Jun 13, 2018 at 5:11 PM Jun 14, 2018 at 12:05 PM The agreement calls for each government to pay the other $821.39 each time they respond to a call in the other's jurisdiction. Gainesville and Alachua County leaders made final...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

UF Health parking decal hikes on way

Some employees could face a 220 percent decal fee boost, from $378 a year to $1,212 a year. Three of UF Health Shands Hospital’s employee garages will see a significant jump in parking fees — including some that will jump 220 percent — beginning Aug...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

'Probable cause' Starke clerk abused power

The Florida Commission on Ethics found there is probable cause Ricky Thompson, Starke city clerk, misused his authority over an employee. State ethics officials found probable cause that Starke’s city clerk violated state statutes by interfering wit...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

City worker to compete in national contest

Staff report Wednesday Jun 13, 2018 at 2:28 PM Jun 13, 2018 at 2:28 PM An 11-year city of Gainesville public works employee will compete in the national American Public Works Association ROADeo contest in Missouri in late August. Richard Nancarrow...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

My Father to Me, Is the Father He Never Had

I was back home for winter vacation my second year at UCLA. My best friend, also from Utah, had come back for winter break from Stanford. We decided to celebrate the new year together. I invited her to my home. My father carries the tradition of his...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 week ago

Palatka woman dies after truck overturns

Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange Wednesday Jun 13, 2018 at 11:19 AM Jun 13, 2018 at 11:20 AM Angela Reney Mullins, 55, died after her truck ran into a ditch in Putnam County A Palatka woman died after her pickup truck overturned, according to a Flo...