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Gainesville man arrested for attempted murder

Quentin Neatedrick Black, 22, was arrested today and charged with attempted first degree murder in the May 14 shooting of Louis Andrew Martin, Jr. Alachua County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the corner of SW 67th Terrace and SW 4th Place at 5:40 p.m. on May 14 after receiving reports of gunshots and a person who had been shot. Deputies found Martin with several gunshots to his torso and immediately transported him to UF Health Shands with life-threatening wounds.
GAINESVILLE, FL
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Newberry woman celebrates her 100th birthday

NEWBERRY, Fla. (WCJB) - Evelyn McGehee Etheredge is celebrating her 100th birthday!. Evelyn started her career as a home economics instructor and eventually retired from working as a 2nd-grade teacher, following a 35-year career. She was married to local farmer and WWll vet, B.T. Etheredge, for 50 years. They had...
NEWBERRY, FL
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Santa Fe High School valedictorian and salutatorian follow in their siblings’ footsteps

At Santa Fe High School, being at the top of their graduating classes is a family affair—or rather, a ‘families’ affair—for two current and two past students. Rylie Tam has been named the school’s 2022 valedictorian, while Megan Walls is this year’s salutatorian. Earning those tops spots is certainly a significant achievement. But what makes them even more noteworthy is that just two years ago, Rylie’s older brother Ethan was the school’s valedictorian, while Megan’s sister Lacey was the salutatorian.
SANTA FE, FL
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Wisconsin softball: Gainesville Regional primer

The Wisconsin Badgers softball team is getting ready for their opening game of the NCAA Tournament against Georgia Tech at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium in Gainesville, Fla. on Friday at 1 p.m. CT (ESPNU), so we thought it would be a good idea to compile some information on the Yellow Jackets. While doing that it struck us...why don’t we also compile some info on the Gators and the Golden Griffins, whom the Badgers may play in the double-elimination opening round of the tourney.
GAINESVILLE, FL
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Three area teams seek first state baseball title

A pair of area baseball teams are playing today in their first final four in school history, but it will take wins against the top two teams in the state to advance to Thursday’s state championship game. This afternoon at 4 p.m. the Dixie County (Cross City) baseball team...
FORT WHITE, FL
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What’s Good in Gainesville and Alachua County, May 19-25, 2022

Your Partners at Visit Gainesville, Alachua County. The below information was accurate at the time of publishing. Due to the current fluctuating environment, please contact organizers directly to double-check details. Individual businesses in Alachua County may have masking and distancing requirements at their private establishments. We encourage you to become...
ALACHUA COUNTY, FL

'GRU in the Neighborhood'

Residents will learn how to better manage their energy use during an outreach event billed as "GRU in the Neighborhood" that will be hosted by officials from Gainesville Regional Utilities. The next "GRU in the Neighborhood" event will be held at 6 p.m. May 31 at DaySpring Baptist Church, 1945...
GAINESVILLE, FL
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State 1A baseball semis: Dixie County, Fort White fall

FORT MYERS, Fla. (WCJB) -The baseball programs at Dixie County and Fort White High Schools made history by advancing to the state semifinals for the first time. As it turns out, their stay was brief. Dixie County fell to Bozeman, 8-4 while Fort White lost to Holmes County, 4-1 on...
FORT MYERS, FL
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Owner is reunited with her dog after being saved from a creek

Gainesville resident, Susan Folks, was reunited with her 11-year-old dog, Bella, yesterday after she was rescued by the Gainesville Police Department (GPD) over the weekend. The pup was originally found by GPD officers on Saturday, May 14th, about a mile from here home, struggling to stay afloat in the Hogtown Creek.
GAINESVILLE, FL
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Hawthorne, county discuss wastewater project

The Alachua County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) held a joint meeting with the Hawthorne City Commission on Tuesday evening to discuss local priorities like wastewater facilities and opioid programs. Both commissions stressed collaboration moving forward and finding new ways to help each other. One of Hawthorne’s biggest projects would...
HAWTHORNE, FL
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