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Buchholz senior honored with top award for giving back

Alexandria Brady-Mine, who started reading to other students when she was 5 or 6, is one of only two Florida students to receive the Prudential Spirit of Community Award. Source link

Loss in 'Trump country' could be a bad sign for GOP

Some political observers believe Trump acted as an anchor, dragging down Republican state House candidate James Buchanan in a closely watched special election Source link

Senate panel to take up Baxley's school guns proposal

The proposal would allow school principals or school superintendents to designate people who could carry guns during school hours. Source link

Who were the 17 slain at Broward County school?

Here the students and staff members slain by a 19-year-old with an assault rifle Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. Source link

Proposal: Spend more on mental health in schools

TALLAHASSEE — Less than 24 hours after a troubled gunman killed 17 people — most of them teenagers — at a Broward County high school, a top state senator released a plan Thursday to steer $100 million to public schools...

Legislature talks mental health funding following shooting

TALLAHASSEE – Two-dozen women wearing red T-shirts with Moms Demand Action made their way Thursday to the Florida Capitol a day after a 19-year-old former student shot and killed 17 people at a Broward County high school.Most had...

An end to daylight-saving time in Flordia? Legislation moves ahead

The Florida House on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a proposal aimed at observing daylight-saving time year-round in the state.House members voted 103-11 to support the measure (HB 1013), filed by Rep. Jeanette Nunez, R-Miami, and Rep. Heather Fitzenhagen, R-Fort...

School shooting indiscriminate, killed students and staffers

"He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and memories," the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School football program tweeted. Source link

Coach who died shielding students in shooting called a hero

"He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and memories," the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School football program tweeted. Source link

Coach who shielded students among shooting victims

"He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and memories," the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School football program tweeted. Source link

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Palm Bay’s Meagan Guy places 7th in X Games

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