A Florida City Is Reportedly A "Costco Desert" Due to Population And "Economics"L. CaneNewsBreak Contributor
Worm Found in School Lunch at Florida Middle SchoolGary SmithNewsBreak Contributor
This place in Alachua is offering Finger-Licking Good Fried Chicken at Unbeatable PricesThelma RobinsonNewsBreak Contributor
This place in Alachua, FL, is offering all-you-can-eat chicken Parmesan ComboThelma RobinsonNewsBreak Contributor
This place in Alachua, FL offers all-you-can-eat New York Pizza PlusThelma RobinsonNewsBreak Contributor
Gainesville man arrested for stealing from Walmart stores multiple times
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Gainesville Police arrested a man whole stole from Walmart stores on three separate occasions. Christopher Hendricks, 43, was arrested on six charges of petit theft and fraud. On Saturday afternoon, Hendricks and another woman went to the Walmart on Northwest 23rd Street and attempted to steal...
Man on probation arrested for making death threats
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Gary Dejuan Fulcher, Sr., 39, of Lacrosse, was arrested yesterday and charged with sending a written death threat after allegedly threatening to kill a woman. An Alachua County Sheriff’s Deputy responded yesterday to a call from the victim, who said Fulcher was threatening to fight her...
Woman on pre-trial release arrested for burglary and aggravated assault after threatening victim with a hunting knife
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Aubreyona Jani Cross, 25, was arrested yesterday after allegedly pushing her way into a home and threatening the resident with a hunting knife. She is on pre-trial release following a July 2023 arrest for trespass after warning at GRACE Marketplace. At about 10:47 p.m. last night,...
There's Talk Of Florida State Leaving The ACC After Missing The Playoff
A question for everyone: If Florida State was playing in the SEC, 13-0 with an injured starting quarterback, would they have been left out of the College Football Playoff. The answer is probably no. Now, Florida State might not have gone 13-0 with an injured starting quarterback in the SEC, but the ...
Hawthorne and Bradford Triumph to Advance to State Title Game
• The Gainesville area playoff field has been reduced to two teams, Hawthorne and Bradford, who will advance to the state title game. Bradford defeated Pensacola Catholic in a 22-21 overtime thriller, while Hawthorne demolished Blountstown 49-0.
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in gainesville, FL?
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around gainesville.
Weekly Safety Report: Shootings in Gainesville, Florida
In Gainesville, Florida, there were three incidents of shootings this week. One man turned himself in to the police after shooting and killing someone. Four people were shot in two separate incidents, with one fatality. Another man was arrested for shooting at his ex-girlfriend's car on the highway.
Jail Booking Log, November 29
The booking report is provided by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office Department of the Jail. This information is public record and copied directly from the log. Mugshots are included when available. The charges listed are at the time of arrest and are only accusations. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. For more details on a specific inmate use the Sheriff’s Office inmate search (for inmates currently at the jail). More specific information on charges is available by searching court records.
Man arrested for pointing a gun at a couple in a road rage incident
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Alachua County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man who pointed a gun at another car while driving. Phillip Stotler, 29, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill, as well as possession of over 20 grams of marijuana.
Gainesville holiday parade returns after three decades
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - The city of Gainesville held their first holiday parade in over three decades to kick off the season of joy. People throughout North Central Florida traveled to Gainesville to watch the holiday parade. There was also a dance party in the Bo Diddley Plaza and a holiday lights celebration in the Thomas Center Gardens.
Today the gas price is close to $3.01 in Interlachen as of 2023-12-03. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.243, a week ago the price is $3.253 , according to AAA.
Weekly Safety Report: Newborn Baby Found in Backyard and Fatal Plane Crash in Putnam County, Florida
This week in Putnam County, Florida, two incidents occurred that require attention in the weekly safety report. The first incident involved the discovery of a newborn baby with its umbilical cord still attached in the backyard of a home in Palatka. The second incident was a plane crash in Paynes Prairie that resulted in the tragic death of a 21-year-old individual.
Florida Football: In the end, FSU didn’t earn the right for anything
It wasn’t a great year for Florida football. The Gators went 5-7, lost five in a row, had Graham Mertz break his collarbone, and have watched as its once monster recruiting class slowly falls apart. And yet, Florida Gator fans are probably in a much better mood right now...
Realtors seeing people move out of St. Johns County and into Putnam
PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. — St. Johns County may be one of the fastest growing counties in Florida, but some people are choosing to leave it because homes and rent are high-priced. Some of them are moving right next door to Putnam County. Chris Fields works and lives in Putnam...
Game Day Live Blog: Louisville vs. Florida State | ACC Championship Game
The Cardinals face the Seminoles in their first ever appearance in the ACC Championship Game.
Jacksonville Jaguar Fred Taylor joins JAXUSL pro soccer ownership team
A University of Florida running back and former Jacksonville Jaguar, Fred Taylor, joining fellow UF alumnus Tim Tebow on the pro soccer club’s ownership team.
Florida’s Swimming and Diving Team Shines at U.S. Open Championships with Record-Breaking Performances
The University of Florida's swimming and diving team had a successful final day of competition at the U.S Open Championships, earning three medals and seven finals appearances. American Record Holder Bobby Finke won gold in the 1500m free, with Luke Whitlock earning bronze and Eric Brown finishing fifth. Kieran Smith also won silver in the 200m Backstroke. Several current and former Gators, as well as future Gator commitments, had notable performances.
High School Football: State Semifinal Games
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - The Hawthorne, Bradford and Trinity Catholic football teams are on to state title games, while two other North Central Florida teams had their seasons come to an end on Friday night in state semifinal play. NCFL Football: State Semifinals. Class 1 - Rural. Hawthorne (12-0) def....
Savor the Sweetness: Top 4 Donut Shops in Gainesville You Can't Miss
This piece presents an exploration of four distinguished donut shops located in Gainesville. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these establishments? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below!
Sheriff who can’t carry a gun? Felon runs to become Florida county’s top cop
A long-shot candidate — one who can’t legally carry a gun and would not be qualified to work as a deputy because of his felony record — is campaigning to become Alachua County’s top law enforcement official despite questions over whether his candidacy is even lawful.