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FAMU football lands former Florida State receiver Goldie Lawrence from NCAA Transfer Portal

Tallahassee Democrat 13 Jul 2024
Former Florida State football wide receiver Goldie Lawrence is returning to Tallahassee ... While at Seminole High School, Lawrence complied 93 catches for 1,497 yards and 32 total touchdowns, ultimately landing him a spot to play at FSU.

FAMU baseball quartet to lead off MLB All-Star Week at second annual HBCU Swingman Classic

Tallahassee Democrat 12 Jul 2024
The first-timers, Fontenot and Granger, are Tallahassee natives. Fontenot studied at Leon High School ... Gerald Thomas, III covers Florida A&M University Athletics for the Tallahassee Democrat ... No one covers the Rattlers like the Tallahassee Democrat.

Newbury Park QB Brady Smigiel decided Florida State is his future 'home'

VC Star 12 Jul 2024
The Star’s reigning All-County Offensive Player of the Year had spent the summer narrowing down his prospective schools from 32 offers to the Seminoles and Michigan. He took his third trip to Tallahassee motivated to make a decision.

Here's what each Sarasota School Board candidate had to say at Thursday's Tiger Bay forum

Herald-Tribune Sarasota 12 Jul 2024
What is your position on charter schools? ... He said the district needs to send a message to the Legislature in Tallahassee that they need to evaluate parts of the state's charter school legislation because it isn't a "one-size-fits-all" solution.

Long snapper prospect Henry Searcy flips from Syracuse, joins Pitt's class of 2025

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 11 Jul 2024
A rising senior at Chiles High School in Tallahassee, Fla., he also has a scholarship offer from Memphis ... I appreciate the opportunity @CoachVollono, ... ....

Questionnaire: John Christopher Canter, candidate for Broward School Board District 1

Sun Sentinel 11 Jul 2024
December 26, 1976, Tallahassee, Florida. The School Board has instructed its staff to identify at least five schools to be closed in the 2025-26 school year due to declining enrollment ...Cobb County School District, English Teacher (Alan C.

Florida State's Micahi Danzy happy to be a Seminole | Newcomer's talk joining program

Tallahassee Democrat 10 Jul 2024
The Florida High graduate and Tallahassee native, Danzy is just a few miles from his parent but is living on his own for the first time now as a member of the Seminoles football program ... Liam Rooney covers preps sports for the Tallahassee Democrat.

Republican women break with party on abortion, gather in Manatee to support Amendment 4

Herald-Tribune Sarasota 10 Jul 2024
"I got involved because this happened to me when I was young and I was in high school," Whitmore said ... your body, and nobody in Tallahassee is going to tell me and many of us what we are going to do.".

Florida schools, counties push back against tax exempt affordable housing

Tampa Bay Times 09 Jul 2024
Leaders in some of Florida’s fastest growing counties have raised major worries that the Legislature’s Live Local legislation would cause financial troubles for school districts and local governments ... School closures ... School leadership.

Letters: Moms for Liberty and their extremist attack on public education must be stopped

Pensacola News Journal 09 Jul 2024
That is what Tallahassee is doing to local smaller counties and cities and school districts. The Tallahassee democratic socialists are in total power and are making things that used to be the decision of counties and local school boards.

Safe Children Coalition collecting school supplies for annual Back-to-School Drive

Herald-Tribune Sarasota 08 Jul 2024
... school supplies. According to a recent article in the Tallahassee Democrat, “It's estimated parents will spend anywhere between $489 and $890 … to provide school supplies for their child this year.”.

Two Palm Beach County men make their reality TV debut tonight on ABC's 'The Bachelorette'

The Palm Beach Post 08 Jul 2024
The 25-year-old is originally from Tallahassee but now calls Delray Beach home ... He is currently in medical school and plans to become a surgeon, reports WTXL, the Tallahassee ABC affiliate.

Gerald Ensley: If history repeats itself, let’s hope we hear this name again

Tallahassee Democrat 06 Jul 2024
(This column was first published in the Tallahassee Democrat on April 16, 2006.). They're closing Tallahassee's oldest elementary school ... In 1925, Caroline Brevard Elementary opened on Calhoun Street as Tallahassee's first public elementary school.

Bringer of life: Artist creates the goddess in earthy clay, watercolor

Tallahassee Democrat 06 Jul 2024
This market showcases an array of artists and styles and local artists who have trained in Tallahassee schools and programs like Tally Clay Arts, LeMoyne Arts, Lafayette Art Center, Florida State University, and Tallahassee Community College.

King Love, a most distinguished scientist join list of 200 Tallahassee history makers

Tallahassee Democrat 05 Jul 2024
Read the full list online at ... He raised money for MaClay School, Tall Timbers, the Monticello Opera House, Springtime Tallahassee, The Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce, the United Way, St ... The couple moved to Tallahassee in 1824.