Category : Southeast

Southeast / Virginia - 9 months ago

Fuchs defends Dreamers

University of Florida President Kent Fuchs said Dreamers are important to the school's future, during a conference call Thursday. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange University of Florida President Kent Fuchs spoke in defense of Dreamers in a conferenc...

Southeast / Virginia - 9 months ago

ASO: Men arrested after armed robbery

An arrest report says Marquez Ross, 21, admitted to the armed robbery and said he threw the guns out of the car. Jay’quan Hamilton, 22, is suspected of driving the car. Daniel Smithson @DanielTSmithson A Gainesville man was arrested Thursday morning...

Southeast / Florida - 9 months ago

Florida Theater Host Inaugural Career Day

The Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center partnered with the Women’s Committee of IATSE Local 115 and Junior Achievement of North Florida to provide 18 young women from PACE Center for Girls with a technical theatre experience as part of Career Da...

Southeast / Florida - 9 months ago

Former Mayor Launches Bid for Congress

Former Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown filed papers this week to challenge U.S. Congressman Al Lawson for the 5th Congressional District.  Lawson, a first time representative, won the seat over 12 term incumbent Corrine Brown in 2016. “As mayor, I p...

Southeast / North Carolina - 9 months ago

Board moving on early voting

The Forsyth County Board of Elections (BOE) will begin considering early voting sites for the midterm primaries starting on Feb. 8, as the state awaits court orders on election boards. The primaries will be held on May 8, with early-voting taking pl...

Southeast / Florida - 9 months ago

Tampa Belmont Heights Players

Posted on 01 February 2018. DWIGHT “DOC” GOODEN   Dwight Eugene “Doc” Gooden was born on November 16, 1964, in Tampa. He attended the public schools of Hillsborough County. Nicknamed “Dr. K,” Gooden is a former professional pitcher. He played 16 s...

Southeast / Florida - 9 months ago

Dedicated Longtime Tampa Educator Dies Suddenly

Posted on 01 February 2018.   MARY LINDSEY LEWIS 5/24/1944 — 1/26/2018               Dr. Mary Lindsey Lewis, a well-known educator, passed suddenly on Friday, January 26th. She was 73-years-old. A native of Aiken, South Carolina, Dr. Lindsey Lewis...

Southeast / Florida - 9 months ago

Second Man Arrested For Robbing Woman With Baby

Posted on 01 February 2018.   MARQUES JARVELLE HAINES DELSHAWN BRADSHAW   The Winter Haven Police department has arrested a second man in connection with an armed robbery. He was taken into custody Monday. According to police, the victim was alone...