Saying that reform must happen, a Florida House panel on Tuesday pushed forward a plan aimed at increasing oversight of the state’s troubled prison system but stopped short of endorsing an independent commission included in the Senate’s corrections overhaul.
Authorities in North Florida arrested a mother in connection to the death of her 2-year old son who overdosed on morphine.
Dallas Moore scored 27 points and North Florida made 12 3-pointers in defeating Florida Gulf Coast 80-64 on Wednesday night.
A Florida man who fatally shot his daughter and six grandchildren was investigated by the state.
A sheriff says a man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself at a home in the small town of Bell.
Florida Legislators kicked off a special session Thursday byproposing tweaks to seven of the 27 congressional districts to comply with a judge’s ruling.
A new poll finds Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist in a dead heat and, with more than 10 percent of voters undecided, sets the stage for an already-brutal campaign expected to get uglier over the next seven months.
Farmers are preparing for a drastic drop in temperatures Monday night and Tuesday morning. Some locations will feel the coldest air of the winter season.
Beau Beech and Dallas Moore scored 15 each as North Florida survived a scare from Bethune-Cookman winning 68-64 on Saturday night.
More than 10 thousand people have asked about federal aid for losses from Tropical Storm Debby, with over $15 million paid out by the feds to date.