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4:41 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Lively Principal Hildebrandt Arrested For Theft

Credit Lively Technical Center

Lively Technical Center Principal Woody Hildebrandt  has been arrested.

He’s being charged with four felonies related to the theft of Leon County School District property. Hildebrant’s arrest comes two months after he was placed on administrative leave following accusations he stole materials from Lively. He also faces accusations he manipulated employee time sheets. Leon County Schools spokesman Chris Petley says Hildebrant’s case will go before the school board.

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WFSU Local
6:51 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

County Commissioners Honor The Late Sherriff Larry Campbell At MLK Ceremony

County Commissioner John Dailey embraces Attorney Jack Campbell, son of the late Sheriff Larry Campbell.
Credit Keta Browning / WFSU

Public officials and residents gathered on Wednesday at the Leon County Courthouse to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This annual event, hosted by Commissioner Bill Proctor and The MLK Foundation of Florida, honored several people, including the late Sheriff Larry Campbell.

County Commissioner John Dailey presented Campbell’s son, Attorney Jack Campbell, with a framed memento in remembrance.

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WFSU Local
6:15 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Tallahassee Mayor Announces Drop The Box Initiative

Credit Flazingo Photos

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum is praising the city’s manager for adopting a “drop the box” policy. The move will allow prospective employees to fill out applications without having to immediately disclose whether they’ve been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony.

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WFSU Local
6:09 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Education, Wakulla Springs Funding Among Issues Presented To Local Delegation

Sen. Bill Montford and Rep. Halsey Beshears at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Jefferson County School Board offices.
Credit jeffersonschooldistrict.org

As the 2015 Legislative session quickly approaches, local lawmakers are asking constituents for their thoughts throughout the week. Wakulla County legislative delegation met Tuesday.

Sen. Bill Montford (D-Tallahassee) and Rep. Halsey Beshears (R-Monticello) led Tuesday’s Wakulla County legislative delegation meeting. Montford says education popped up among the biggest concerns.

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WFSU Local
2:54 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Talquin Electric Cooperative Issues Boil Notice

Credit Scott Akerman

Talquin Electric Officials are urging customers to boil water before drinking it after a water main break Wednesday morning near Longview Drive in Tallahassee.

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