Cascades Park Hosts Fourth Annual Tallahassee Festival

Cascades Park Hosts Fourth Annual Tallahassee Festival

Each year the Tallahassee Festival aims to bring the community together in order to show just how welcoming the city of Tallahassee can be. This year the Tallahassee Festival took place on January 12 from 4pm- 9:30pm. The festival is put together with the partnership of FSU, TCC, FAMU, and the Knight Creative Communities Institute. […]

Leon County Supervisor of Elections Reflects on the 2018 Election Season

Leon County Supervisor of Elections Reflects on the 2018 Election Season

Mark Earley just completed his first cycle of elections as the Leon County Supervisor of Elections. Tallahassee Reports interviewed Mr. Earley about the challenges and successes his office faced during the 2018 election cycle. election. Before his election in 2016, Earley began working in 2008 in the Supervisor’s office as the Voting Systems Manager. He […]

Study: Later High School Start Boosts Grades, Attendance

Study: Later High School Start Boosts Grades, Attendance

A recent two year long study done by the University of Washington shows that having later high school start-times boosts grades and attendance. And in 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended that middle and high schools delay their start-times to 8:30 a.m. or later. However, according to the National Center For Education Statistics, only […]