Tag Archives: Florida

Florida high school to begin quarterly drug tests for students (Plus Take Our Poll!)

Orlando Sentinel The first test that high-schoolers at First Academy-Leesburg must pass this year will be administered with the snip of scissors. In coming weeks, 154 students will file into the school clinic to submit hair samples that, though no larger than a pencil tip, will tell the story of the past 90 days. A private lab will… Read More »

Bainbridge man charged with burglaries in Florida beach towns

The Gulf County (Fla.) Sheriff’s Office is investigating seven separate home burglaries, mainly near St. Joe Beach and Cape San Blas. Deputies arrested Kenneth Regan, 40, of Bainbridge, Georgia on unrelated charges. Regan is facing four counts of burglary in Gulf County. As of Tuesday, August 18, Regan is in custody at the Decatur County Jail after he was… Read More »

Gulf recreational red snapper season workshops scheduled for March

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is hosting several public workshops in March to gather public input on the Gulf of Mexico recreational red snapper season in state waters (from shore out to 9 nautical miles). The workshops are scheduled for the following locations (all are from 6 to 8 p.m. local time): March 9: Pensacola,… Read More »