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Sonata vs. semi: Serious injuries in near head-on crash
A 28-year-old tattoo artist from Lake City was flown to a Gainesville hospital with serious injuries after a near head-on ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Florida father shoots older son to protect younger sibling, police say
Authorities in a Florida county say a father has been left "absolutely shattered" after he shot and killed his older son in an effort to save his younger son's life, with the sheriff's office saying the move was justified based on evidence.
FedEx driver sues over dog attack
A FedEx driver is suing a Lake City man and woman over dog-attack injuries he reportedly suffered while trying to ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Police: Man confesses to killing woman in Lake City motel room
LAKE CITY, Fla. - Dwayne Arnaz Paige Jr., 36, was arrested Saturday in connection to the death of 60-year-old woman found dead near Lake City, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.
Local cowboy competes on an elite stage
A 27-year-old Lake City cowboy is up against the best rodeo competitors in the world over a 10-round, 10-day championship ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Alachua Police investigating shots fired at house
ALACHUA, Fla. (WGFL) — Alachua Police are investigating after they say someone fired shots at a house late Friday. Police say no one was hurt in the shooting. They have not released an exact address or time the shooting happened.
Columbia County deputies investigating death of 60-year-old woman found in motel
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WGFL) — Columbia County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the killing of a 60-year-old woman inside a motel room. Deputies responded to the Sands Motel at 1600 E. Duval St. just outisde Lake City on Tuesday to do a welfare check. Deputies say no one answered the door and neighb
Florida waitress at Sonny's BBQ in Lake City saves choking toddler
LAKE CITY, Fla.-- A Florida waitress is being hailed as a hero for saving the life of a choking toddler. It happened last Friday as Shayla Sullivan worked her normal shift at Sonny's BBQ restaurant in Lake City.
This Amazing Seafood Festival In Florida Is The Best Way To Start The New Year
It’s never too early to start planning for the unique events that take place throughout Florida. In fact, just a mere month away is one of the most spectacular seafood festivals that our great state has to offer. We’re talking fresh seafood, nautical vendors, live music, a boat show, and so much mor
Florida driver blames GPS for encounter with freight train
HAWTHORNE, Fla. (CBS12_ — A Florida driver says their GPS nearly killed them. Alachua County Fire Rescue responded to a crash involving a train and a car on Saturday night. According to firefighters, the driver said their GPS led them to a set of railroad tracks where their car got stuck.
2 more women say they were sexually assaulted by former Florida teacher
ORLANDO, Fla. - Three women caught in a web of denial involving their former high school music teacher, want Florida lawmakers to eliminate the current statute of limitations for sexual assault against minors.
‘I will go to hell for u’ Florida teacher arrested after professing love for 13 year old teen boy
Andrea Jimenez a Florida science teacher at Doral International Math and Science Academy arrested after sexually harassing 13 year old boy (a second time). A Florida teacher has been arrested after professing her love for a 13-year-old boy – who she tried to kiss a year earlier.
Remembering Suwannee: Telford finds his way to North Florida
Suwannee County and the Suwannee River are blessed with a plethora of springs. Some are named for activities that have been performed there over the years, such as Baptizing Spring. Others have been named for the nearest community, such as Troy, Falmouth or Suwannee. Many, however, are named after t
Florida veteran dies after genitals become gangrenous; family blames nursing home: report
An 84-year-old Army veteran in Jacksonville, Florida, died after he reportedly developed a gangrene infection in his genitals. Now his family members allege the nursing home where the veteran lived ignored his condition until it was too late.
Police: Florida man tries to pay for McDonald's with marijuana
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - A Florida man was arrested over the weekend after authorities say he tried to pay for a McDonald’s order with a bag of marijuana. Employees at the Port St. Lucie location said the man showed up at the drive-thru at 2 a.m. Sunday and offered them pot in exchange for food, accor
Lake City man confesses to murder of woman killed in a Columbia County motel
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office has arrested a suspect in the murder of a woman found dead inside a Columbia County motel room. 60-year-old Patricia Wood was discovered by deputies during a welfare check at the Sands Motel in Lake City on Tuesday.
PREP FOOTBALL: Columbia moving to Class 6A, Fort White down to 1A
Big changes have arrived for both football teams in Columbia County. The Florida High School Athletic Association released its new districts ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Nobody injured in Keg Room shooting incident
LAKE CITY, Fla. — A Port St. Lucie man faces a number of charges following an early-morning shooting incident at the Keg Room Bar. The Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call around 1:45 a.m. Monday about a man shooting a rifle in the parking lot of the Keg Room Bar, east of Branford on
Florida State lands three-star linebacker Kevon Glenn
Florida State has landed a commitment from Hamton (Ga.) Dutchtown three-star linebacker Kevon Glenn. Glenn picked up an offer from the Seminoles on Dec. 9 and committed a week later. He took an unofficial visit to Tallahassee on Friday.
UCF official: Florida AD hasn't 'offered' to schedule Knights
If you only read headlines, you might think Florida’s bowl opponent was UCF. Since the end of the 2018 regular season, the biggest Gators football story has been… the fact that they don’t have UCF on any future schedules.