Leon County Loses Jobs, Labor Force Shrinks in 2015

Leon County Loses Jobs, Labor Force Shrinks in 2015

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity released employment data for the state of Florida today. The data shows that Leon county added 221 jobs in December. However, the release also shows that when compared to 2014, Leon county lost jobs and the labor force shrank in 2015. These trends were in the opposite direction of […]

City and County Allocated $400,000 in Taxpayer Funds to Tallahassee EDC

City and County Allocated $400,000 in Taxpayer Funds to Tallahassee EDC

Tallahassee Reports has learned that the City and County budgets for 2016 include a combined total of $411,500 in taxpayer revenue allocated to the Tallahassee Economic Development Council (EDC). Budget documents show that the City increased the allocated amount for the EDC by approximately 48%, from $115,000 in 2015 to 174,500 in 2016. Leon County […]

NFC Grad and Football Standout Declares for NFL Draft

NFC Grad and Football Standout Declares for NFL Draft

Former North Florida Christian (NFC) football standout and Clemson redshirt-junior linebacker Travis BlanksĀ confirmed on Tuesday that he will enter the 2016 NFL Draft. In his senior year at NFC he led the football team to a victory in the Florida 2A state championship game after an undefeated season.In addition to playing safety on the NFCS […]