TPD: Protestor Lawfully Defended Himself

TPD: Protestor Lawfully Defended Himself

The Tallahassee Police Department (TPD) released information about the altercation that took place Saturday at an unscheduled downtown protest that involved an individual that was attacked and then brandished a gun. TPD reported: A local group hosted a non-permitted protest on downtown streets. An individual was pushed from behind by a white protester, which led […]

Commissioner Dozier Discusses Virtual Meetings, Mask Mandate

Commissioner Dozier Discusses Virtual Meetings, Mask Mandate

Leon County Commissioner Kristin Dozier appeared on The Greg Tish Show on RealTalk 93.3 and addressed a number of local issues. Tish asked Dozier about the status of public participation in Leon County Commission meetings. Dozier said that there will be a process in place for citizens to call in and comment in real-time during […]

PolitiFact Verifies COVID-19 is a Lower Risk Than Flu for School-Aged Kids

PolitiFact Verifies COVID-19 is a Lower Risk Than Flu for School-Aged Kids

Recently, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said that COVID-19 is a lower risk for school children than the seasonal influenza. PolitiFact researched the claim and rated the statement “Mostly True.” This designation indicates that “the statement is accurate but needs clarification or additional information.” PolitiFact found that studies show the number of COVID-related deaths and hospitalizations […]

Leon County COVID Positivity Rate Drops Below 5%

Leon County COVID Positivity Rate Drops Below 5%

The Leon County 7-day average COVID positivity rate fell below 5 percent based on numbers reported on Saturday. The rate fell further after Sunday’s numbers. The chart below shows the daily positivity rate and the 7-day average since July 5. Over the last two days, results for over 6,000 tests have yielded a positivity rate […]