On Monday January 8 at 9:00 a.m. the Tallahassee Development Review Committee (DRC) will address three projects – get the details.
One Tallahassee man was found guilty of attempted manslaughter in connection to a shooting incident that took place inside of a McDonald’s back in June 2022. Dominick Mcbride was found guilty last week of attempted manslaughter by act with a firearm and carrying a concealed firearm after a two-day trial.
There were two shootings that took place Monday night. The first led to a man being found dead in the front yard of a home on Keith Street near Lake Bradford Road. Hours later, another man was found dead inside his apartment off of Mission Road. The homicides are not related incidents.
Agriculture Commissioner Wilton Simpson announced the safeguarding of more than 2,000 acres of Florida ranchland through the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Rural and Family Lands Protection Program.
Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz and Florida Sen. Marco have endorsed Leon County GOP Chair Evan Power to be the next RPOF Chair. Power announced Tuesday he would run for the position as current Chair Christian Ziegler is involved in a sexual assault investigation. Power currently serves as the RPOF Vice Chair.
A watchdog group that has already filed several complaints against Gov. Ron DeSantis is now alleging that the Florida Republican and a super PAC aiding his presidential bid violated federal campaign finance laws. Never Back Down has used its resources to pay for a ground operation in the crucial state of Iowa and has routinely hosted events with DeSantis — a move that some suggested tested the legal limits.
LCOAL SPORTS NEWS
On Tuesday afternoon, star defensive end Jared Verse announced that he will not play in the bowl game as he begins preparations for the 2024 NFL Draft.