LGBTQ+ Guide Recommends Acceptance of Gender Identity, Change to Events Like “Donuts for Dads”

LGBTQ+ Guide Recommends Acceptance of Gender Identity, Change to Events Like “Donuts for Dads”

The Leon County School Board is in the process of updating a document called the “LCS Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Support Guide.” During the last “Agenda Review/Workshops” meeting on January 11th, the LCSB spent considerable time addressing a number of issues in the guide including the use of nicknames and parents rights. Tallahassee […]

Tallahassee City Commission Candidates – Matlow, Bellamy – Raise a Combined $195,728

Tallahassee City Commission Candidates – Matlow, Bellamy – Raise a Combined $195,728

As the local election year begins, campaign reports for candidates were required to be filed with the Leon County Supervisor of Elections on January 10, 2022. Listed below are the contributions and expenditure totals for candidates vying for seats on the Tallahassee City Commission, the Leon County Commission, and the Leon County School Board. Tallahassee […]

An Arrest Made in the GVO Nightclub Shooting

An Arrest Made in the GVO Nightclub Shooting

The Tallahassee Police Department recently announced an arrest was made related to the fatal shooting at the GVO nightclub located at 809 Railroad Avenue on January 7. The TPD reported that Dequan Blount, 25, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder. A court document stated the shooting occurred after a verbal altercation that turned physical […]

LCS Meeting Briefs January 11th, 2022

LCS Meeting Briefs January 11th, 2022

Listed below are notes from the January 11th Leon County School Board meeting._____Superintendent Rocky Hanna recognized the Chiles Timberwolf girls swim team, who were runner-up in the State Championship. Also recognized was the Chiles golf team, who were runners-up in the state tournament. They have been one of the top two teams for the last […]

Leon County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Help in Northeast Shooting

Leon County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Help in Northeast Shooting

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office has issued a press release requesting the public’s help in a shooting investigation related to the incident that occurred at the intersection of Thomasvlle Road and Bannerman Road on January 6th. The release, shown below, states that 53-year-old John Kuczwanski died as a result of the shooting. The release also […]

Leon County Commission Accepts Report on North Monroe Street Improvements

Leon County Commission Accepts Report on North Monroe Street Improvements

At the December 14th Leon County Commission meeting, the Board accepted the Citizens’ North Monroe Street Corridor Task Force Final Report and staff recommendations. On April 13, 2021, the Board created the Citizens’ North Monroe Street Corridor Task Force to examine issues along the corridor, from Fred George Road and Tharpe Street, including infrastructure and […]

FSU and City of Tallahassee Agree to 15-year Solar Energy Pact

FSU and City of Tallahassee Agree to 15-year Solar Energy Pact

By Britney White, FSU News An updated agreement between Florida State University and the City of Tallahassee will double the amount of solar-generated electricity the university can draw from the city for the next 15 years.  The move marks an extension and expansion of terms FSU agreed to in 2018 as part of its participation […]

Tallahassee Events Beginning January 10

Tallahassee Events Beginning January 10

Trivia Seinfeld – Brass TapDate: Tuesday, January 11, 2022, begins @ 6:30 p.m.Where: The Brass Tap, 1321 Thomasville Rd.Cost: Free What you’ll get: Test your knowledge of the popular TV series Seinfeld. Enjoy good food and cold drinks at Brass Tap. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. Craft With a Cause, Support Victim ServicesDate: Tuesday, January […]