Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Johnson wins at-large bid for City Commission

Gigi Simmons and Charles Goston head to May 1 runoff. Andrew Caplan @AACaplan The makeup of the Gainesville City Commission will be slightly different in the coming months. Unofficial results in Tuesday’s city election show Gail Johnson will become...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Amherst Student-Athlete Dies in Mexico City

AMHERST, Mass. – A 2014 graduate of the private University School outside Cleveland who played football for Amherst College has died in Mexico City, devastating friends and family. Officials at the Massachusetts college said in a statement that sen...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Mullen takes a personal approach in ACCENT talk

Cleveland Tinker @ClevelandTinker That he learned ballet, jazz and tap dancing as a child and taught in the public school system in New York City were a few things University of Florida students and others learned about their new football coach. Da...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Dog gets second, third, fourth chance at life

Rupert the dachshund mix coded three times after being run over by a golf cart. Every time, he came back to life. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange In the short nine months of his life, Rupert the 10-pound dachshund mix has nearly died three times. D...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

UF graduate programs among nation's top 50

U.S. News and World Report ranked three University of Florida graduate programs among the top 50 in the country. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange University of Florida graduate schools received rankings from U.S. News and World Report this week, mul...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Eastside oceanography team takes last run at title

The group will head to the National Ocean Sciences Bowl next month to compete against the nation’s best oceanography teams. By Rebecca Santana Correspondent Six Eastside High School seniors have turned a passion for oceanography into a close-knit, a...