Her family moved to Leesburg, Florida , when she was 7 and the majority of her extended family is still there. She joined the Air Force and met her husband Bruce while at tech school. They were stationed at Holloman Air Force Base in Alamogordo,...
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4 YMCA's 50th-anniversary celebration: Plenty of fun — all for free — will be on tap Saturday as the North Central Florida YMCA celebrates its 50th anniversary with a family fun day of activities including free use of the YMCA pool, a bounce house...
6/23/2017
Gainesville Sun TALLAHASSEE — Visit Florida Racing shared a Facebook photo from its prime sponsor this week, but the days of the state's tourism brand spinning wheels at tracks like Watkins Glen, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and Sebring International...
6/22/2017
Florida entered the College World Series last year with eight players taken in the first 10 rounds of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft and was an overwhelming favorite to win its first national title in baseball. The Gators scored three runs in 18...
6/22/2017
Gainesville Fine Arts Association Gallery: Themed exhibit “Living Creatures” continues through Saturday. All work for sale. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1314...
6/21/2017
Both University of Florida alumni, Harbour previously served as assistant principal of High Springs Community School, and Russell was assistant principal of curriculum at Kanapaha Middle School, where he worked for 10 years. Ashlea Zeller was...
6/21/2017
A Gainesville man who told authorities he was shot early Tuesday morning and left in a Wal-Mart parking lot is hospitalized in critical condition. Shane Russell, 28, is on a ventilator at UF Health Shands Hospital and faces additional surgery, said his...
6/20/2017
A Gainesville woman was arrested Monday after police say she stole money from a charity box and robbed a man in his truck, according to Gainesville Police Department arrest reports. Kristi D. Holliman, 35, was at the Dollar General at 2300 SE...
6/20/2017
Gainesville Sun This is the 5 p.m. Monday edition of the forecast cone from the National Hurricane Center. A tropical disturbance is expected to head toward Louisiana and Texas. The yellow line indicates a tropical storm watch; the blue line indicates a...
6/19/2017
A Gainesville city report released June 14, 2017, said Natwaina Clark stole $93,000 from the city of Gaineville, using $8,500 to get a butt lift. [Alachua County Sheriff's Office]. GAINESVILLE — A Florida city says a former employee stole money to get...
6/15/2017