After a TR report, Leon County School (LCS) officials removed a bulletin board at Rickards High School which displayed messages that appeared to be in violation of LCS policy. Get the details.
The latest reports show that Leon County added 604 jobs in December. There were 157,604 people working in Leon County in December compared to last month’s revised employment number of 157,000. The December unemployment rate came in at 2.2%, down from the 2.7% reported in November. Get the details.
The Kearney Center in Tallahassee has opened its day services to visitors on weekdays from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Any adult seeking assistance that does not reside in the center would have full access to laundry, showers, warm meals, computers, case management, and any service offered by on-site partner agencies during those hours. The Kearney Center continues to offer 24-hour medical assistance and overnight shelter to people in need.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is calling on a Congressional probe into One America News Network and Newsmax being dropped from their programming lineups. “But I really think this is something the Congress needs to look at, and I think they need to ensure that there’s not intellectual discrimination going on when it comes to what people are able to view,” DeSantis said.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis also announced his plans to expedite 20 major interstate and roadway projects across the state. DeSantis mostly spoke about projects as part of the “Moving Florida Forward” initiative located in Central and Southwest Florida that will widen existing roadways, make existing highway connections more efficient, expand interchanges to be more free-flowing and help improve traffic flow.
FSU men’s basketball travels on the road tonight to take on the N.C. State Wolfpack. The Noles are looking for their third straight road ACC win in their lone matchup against the Wolfpack. Tip-off for the game is 9:00 p.m.
FSU football released their 2023 schedule. They open their season against the LSU Tigers, but this time in Orlando on Sunday night of Labor Day weekend. Home games include: Southern Miss, Virginia Tech, Syracuse, Duke, Miami, and North Alabama. Road games include: Boston College, Clemson, Wake Forest, Pitt, and Florida.