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Southside Health Center To Open At Rickards High

8 hours ago
Ashley Tressel

The Leon County School District is opening a new health center at Rickards High School. The district has partnered with Neighborhood Medical Center to provide healthcare for Southside families and students.

Yolanda Jackson

Florida A&M University held the first African American Mayors’ Roundtable Friday.

Thomasville’s Archbold Memorial Hospital is now a partner with Emory University’s Winship Cancer Institute. Officials at the South Georgia hospital expect that relationship to make the very latest cancer-fighting tools available to cancer patients in this area.

As One Foundation

Every year lawmakers file dozens of claims bills for Floridians who have been harmed by state-backed organizations. But very few of them are ever funded. This year is no different.  Two lawmakers, along with some former NFL football players, are hoping to change the fate of at least one of those bills. 

Update: Leon High School Fire Ruled Arson

Feb 1, 2016
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Update: Investigators determined the fire was intentional.

Leon High School canceled classes Monday morning after a fire, and will continue to be closed Tuesday. School officials say they hope to reopen the school Wednesday. No students or faculty were injured.