Feds Pay First Florida School District For COVID-19 Mask MandateFlorida’s Alachua County School Board has received nearly $150,000 from President Joe Biden's administration to make up for state pay cuts imposed over a board's vote for a student anti-coronavirus mask mandate.
North Florida Man Loses Arm In Wood ChipperA north Florida man is recovering after he lost part of his arm in a wood chipper accident.
Second Amendment Group Argues For Guns In University DormsThe Second Amendment should supersede a Florida law that bans firearms from state university housing, a gun-rights group argued before seemingly skeptical appellate judges Tuesday.
Court To Weigh Allowing Guns In University HousingA state appeals courts is set to hear arguments on whether guns should be allowed at University of Florida residence halls.
Florida Football Player Jackson Arrested For Armed RobberyA University of Florida football player has been arrested and is facing robbery charges.
Transgender Bathroom Bill Moves Forward In HouseA bill that would ban transgender Floridians from using single-sex bathrooms that don't match the gender of their birth passed a second House committee Tuesday, following hours of debate.
County Wants To Buy New Stretchers For Obese PatientsIn another sign of the times, health officials in Alachua County are looking to buy new stretchers with hydraulic lifts to assist emergency rescue personnel with obese individuals.
Florida QB Harris Cited For Driving Without LicenseFlorida quarterback Treon Harris is facing a misdemeanor charge for allegedly operating a motor vehicle without a valid license.
Escaped Inmate Caught In West Palm Beach An inmate on-the-run since Halloween was located Monday afternoon.
Jury Selected In Case Of Murdered UF StudentA jury was seated Monday in the trial of a Miami man charged in the 2012 death of a University of Florida student, also from South Florida.
Jury Selection & Trial Begins In Case Of Murdered UF StudentJury selection will begin Monday in the trial of Pedro Bravo, the man accused of killing a University of Florida freshman in 2012.
Online Travel, Juvenile Sentencing Among Issues Facing CourtThe Florida Supreme Court began an annual summer break last week, taking a breather from its routine of issuing opinions each Thursday in complex legal disputes and the steady flow of death-penalty appeals.
UF Students Want Early Voting Site On Campus University of Florida students will fight for the right to vote early on campus.
E-Cigarette Bill Draws FireNobody in the Capitol, it seems, wants minors to buy electronic cigarettes. But an effort to ban sales of the trendy nicotine-delivery tubes to people under 18 has run into controversy in the state House.
Police: Paraplegic Man Stole Car, Started ChaseWitnesses described a paraplegic man stealing a vehicle from an Ocala car dealership and leading officers on a brief chase as something you would see in the movies.