Tom Flanigan

Program Director for News

Phone: (850) 487-3086  x362

Tom Flanigan has been with WFSU News since 2006, with a focus on covering local news personalities, issues and organizations.  He began his broadcast career more than 30 years before that and  covered news for several radio stations in Florida, Texas and his home state of Maryland.  In between, he spent a number of years in corporate communications for a few private firms, time that he calls “invaluable” for giving him a greatly expanded media perspective.  During the relatively rare times he’s not racing to cover various community events and activities, Tom enjoys reading and playing guitar (He was a professional drummer in a previous life and is trying to expand his musical horizons). Follow Tom Flanigan on Twitter: @flanigan_tom.

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Environment
5:06 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Fans Flock to Help 'Tallahassee’s' Whooping Cranes

Credit Claire Timm

Fans Flock to Help “Tallahassee’s” Whooping Cranes

For more info go to www.operationmigration.org.

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WFSU Local
11:06 am
Wed March 19, 2014

New Tallahassee Church Taps Old Traditions

Construction continues on the new St. Peter's Anglican Church sanctuary in Tallahassee.
Credit Tom Flanigan / WFSU News
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Health & Science
4:32 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

Tallahassee Dentists Offer Free Care 'From the Heart'

Dr. Walter Colon

The words “free” and “dental care” seldom appear next to each other, but they'll team up this Saturday as some Tallahassee dentists give their services away.

With all the recent and ongoing hoopla about affordable health care, one mostly ignored fact is that around 130 million Americans lack dental insurance and get little or no regular dental care.  A group of local dentists are doing something about that.

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Community Focus

Tallahassee and communities within the big bend region are rich in arts, culture, civic and local events.  The people, places and causes that make this region such a fascinating part of the state are constant grist for Tom Flanigan’s creative mill.  Listen to Tom’s stories here and follow on twitter @WFSUmedia.

WFSU Local
10:35 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Leon County Sheriff Campbell Reveals New Cancer Diagnosis

Leon County Sheriff Larry Campbell
Leon County Sheriff's Office

Leon County Sheriff Larry Campbell’s lung cancer is back.  

The sheriff shared the news with members of his department Tuesday.

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