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Florida’s Fatal Attraction – The Atlantic

Boats on the roofs; cars at sea; coastal cities under water. Naples beach sand now smothers the streets of Naples. Hurricane Ian’s 150mph winds ripped homes off their foundations in Fort Myers, a pretty town once known for its avenues of royal palm trees. At least 50 people are believed to have died in Florida. […]

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Florida State and Jonathan Yaun lead after day one of inaugural Folds of Honor Collegiate

Eighteen universities teeed off Monday morning at the American Dunes Golf Club in Grand Haven, Michigan — the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course — for the first Folds of Honor Collegiate. On day one, players were treated to a pristine golf course, but winds reaching nearly 20 mph and rain were intermittent throughout the round. […]

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Kickoff time announced for Florida State Seminoles vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons

Florida State took care of business Saturday night against an overmatched Boston College team. The Seminoles came out of the 44-14 win relatively healthy and will be hoping for a few returning players as the team prepares for a three-game streak that will determine how far they go in 2022. It all starts with a […]

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20220923 Governor Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency for 24 counties and urges Floridians to prepare for impacts of Tropical Depression 9

09/23/2022 Governor DeSantis also asked a federal emergency declaration before landing Today, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 22-218, declaring a state of emergency for 24 counties on the potential path of Tropical Depression 9. Additionally, Governor DeSantis has requested a federal declaration of emergency before landing in anticipation of storm impacts. This declaration will […]

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Alisa Duke selected as Max Carraway Employee of the Year

Alisa Duke, assistant director of career services at Florida State University College of Law, is the 2022 recipient of the Max Carraway Employee of the Year Award. Duke won the appreciation of her colleagues and the attention of FSU President Richard McCullough, who selected her for this honor, for her service to students and her […]

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SEC action continues: Gator Soccer in Mississippi and against Georgia

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Gator Soccer (2-6, 0-1 SEC) continues Southeastern Conference action this week. They open the week Thursday at No. 13 Mississippi and return home to face Georgia on Sunday. Thursday, Sept. 22 at 13th Mississippi (7-0-2, 1-0 SEC) Time/Site: 7:00 p.m. ET at Ole Miss Soccer Stadium Stream: SEC Network+ with Graham Doty […]

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Arizona State coaching candidates: Matt Rhule, Byron Leftwich and Dan Mullen lead options to replace Herm Edwards

Herm Edwards was fired on Sunday just three games into his fifth season at Arizona State. The missteps that got Edwards to this point remain almost too laughable to write down. When hired, Edwards was seen as an experienced honorable alternative to inexperienced cheaters. But he hadn’t coached in college for 29 years. No problem, […]

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Former American Idol star to perform Opening Nights lounge concert at FSU President’s house

Florida State University Opening Nights will host an exclusive lounge concert featuring artist Katharine McPhee at the FSU President’s House. Actress and singer Katharine McPhee will perform at the FSU President’s House on February 6. McPhee, an accomplished actress and singer, burst onto the scene on season 5 of “American Idol” (2006), finishing in second […]

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Rodrigues appointed head of the state university system

TALLAHASSEE — State Sen. Ray Rodrigues will take over as head of Florida’s state university system, as the Board of Governors on Wednesday unanimously approved Estero’s Republican as the successor to incumbent Chancellor Marshall Criser. Criser took over as chancellor overseeing the state’s network of 12 universities in 2014. He announced in July that he […]

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FSU to host ‘Fresh Check Day’ mental health program

FSU students visit campus partner booths during Fresh Check Day 2021 on Landis Green. Florida State University will host Fresh Check Day – an uplifting event that aims to create a community of care in support of important mental health issues. Fresh Check Day strives to create a welcoming and informative atmosphere where students engage […]

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Ohio State Football Can’t Move in Latest ESPN Power Rankings

It’s the aftermath of all the chaos of what was Week 2 of the college football season, and that means everyone has an opinion on what we just witnessed last weekend — and it was a lot. We’ve seen USA TODAY coaches and AP polls come out, created our own Big Ten power rankings, checked […]

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Ohio State vs Arkansas State odds, prediction, line: 2022 Week 2 college football picks by model on 48-37 run

Ryan Day and the No. 3 Ohio State Buckeyes host Butch Jones and the Arkansas State Red Wolves in Columbus on Saturday afternoon. Ohio State started the 2022 campaign with a high-profile win over Notre Dame, while Arkansas State blasted Grambling in its season opener. Saturday’s tilt is the first ever meeting between the programs […]

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#8 Florida State uses strong second half to defeat women’s soccer

Next game: FRC 09/11/2022 | 1:00 p.m. Sept. 11 (Sunday) / 1 p.m. FRC Story TALLAHASSEE, Florida. –A second-half outburst from No. 8 Florida State led the Seminoles to a 5-0 win over the FGCU Women’s Soccer Team on Thursday night. The Eagles drop to 2-4-0 this season while the […]

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Urban Meyer details team checkmate moments from Week 1

On this week’s Urban’s Take with Tim May, former DI and NFL head coach Urban Meyer broke down his checkmate moments from Week 1 action. His list includes moments from the top 25 games between Florida and Utah, USL and state of floridaand ohio state versus our Lady. “The first was Florida versus Utah,” Meyer […]

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Transfer quarterback Jayden Daniels made his debut as the LSU Tigers fail in the season opener

Jayden Daniels, a quarterback transferred from Arizona State, started for LSU on Sunday night in Game 1 of the season against Florida State, a 24-23 loss. LSU’s Brian Kelly, who is making his debut as Tigers coach, told reporters last week that the staff had made up their minds about who would start against the […]

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Game Day: Florida vs. No. 7 Utah (7 p.m. on ESPN)

GAINESVILLE, Florida. – Some people who analyze college football data circulated a chart earlier in the week that lists the programs in the country with the most underclasses. Defining the underclass as true freshmen, freshmen, and redshirt sophomores, the University of Utah is eighth among power five conferences with 86 such players ( on a […]

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Brian Kelly provides final updates ahead of Florida State game

Brian Kelly gave his final press conference before the Tigers’ game against the Florida State Seminoles. The LSU decision-maker asked some key questions regarding this schedule as we inch ever closer to Sunday’s season opener. There remains uncertainty surrounding the tight final position group for the Tigers. Coach Kelly has notoriously used the versatility at […]

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NBA Draft Scouting Report: Florida State’s Baba Miller – NBA Draft Digest

Contents Prospect Profile Strong points Projection project Grand Council 2023 Baba Miller Wing | state of florida Height: 6’11” | Weight: 205 pounds 2023 Draft Age: 19.35 Prospect profile A versatile winger from Spain, Miller is one of the top international prospects to follow the university route this season. He has a unique skill set […]

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Eastern Florida State College Women’s Football Cruise Past No. 9 Iowa Western 4-0

titans ready to play at No. 16 Laramie County Community College The Eastern Florida State College women’s soccer team scored four times in the second half to defeat No. 9 Iowa Western on Saturday at Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming. (image EFSC) BREVARD COUNTY, FL – The Eastern Florida State College women’s soccer […]

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Can Mike Norvell restore Florida State football to its former glory?

As Mike Norvell prepares to enter his third year as a Florida State coach, he can no longer cite coaching turnover, roster turnover, low rosters and uneven financial support to explain the challenges he inherited. Now Florida State just has to win. The Seminoles, which start their season Saturday against Duquesne (5 p.m. ET, ACC […]

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Eastern Florida State College women’s volleyball wins back-to-back sets at Daytona State Invitational

titans travel to odessa, texas for odessa college tournament Eastern Florida State College women’s volleyball team defeated Coastal Alabama-South in straight sets in Game 2 of the Daytona State Invitational on Wednesday at Daytona State College. (image EFSC) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FL – The Eastern Florida State College women’s volleyball team defeated Coastal Alabama-South […]

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FSU Expert Available to Discuss Student Debt Cancellation and College Affordability

Lara Perez-Felkner, associate professor of higher education and sociology at FSU. Lara Perez –Felkner, a Associate Professor in the College of Education at Florida State University, is available to discuss President Joe Bidenannounced on Wednesday that he would will cancel $10,000 of federal student debt for many borrowers and cancel up to $20,000 for Pell […]

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Duquesne set to build strong football season, starting Saturday at Florida State

Some peculiar music will continue to permeate the air on the Duquesne University campus heading into this weekend. On the orders of football coach Jerry Schmitt, the song Florida State War Chant played over the speakers at Rooney Field this month as the Dukes hold practices at fall camp. With Duquesne opening the 2022 season […]

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East Florida Women’s Soccer opens season with 3-2 win over Salt Lake Community College

will travel to Wyoming for a few top-20 games with Iowa Western Community College and Laramie County Community College next weekend The No. 1-ranked and defending national champion Eastern Florida State College women’s soccer team opened the regular season with a win on Saturday night. (image EFSC) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FL – The No. […]

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Florida State coach uses water gun during punt return drill

Florida State University football coach Mike Norvell speaks during a collegiate athletics roundtable hosted by Governor Ron DeSantis at the Albert J. Dunlap Athletic Training Center on the FSU campus on August 11 in Tallahassee.Mike Norvell 081220 Punt returners need to be able to keep their eyes on the football at all times, no matter […]

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Florida State ties South Carolina in women’s soccer season opener

Kickoff between Florida State and South Carolina is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Stone Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina. You can watch on SEC Network. The temperature at game time is set at 80 degrees with mostly cloudy skies before dropping into the 70s as the game progresses. There is a 15% chance of rain […]

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The first day of the fall semester is brought to you by these Florida lobbyists and political associations

K-12 schools are already in session, and it won’t be long before colleges and universities across the state are too. Florida’s higher education system is one of the best in the country, with several schools ranking among the top 50 public institutions in the country. University of Florida leads the pack in the standings, winning […]

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Wilton Simpson has garnered more than any other Florida State Senate Republican candidate or office holder – Ballotpedia News

Republican Florida State Senate candidates and office holders raised $17.8 million during the 2022 election cycle. Among state senators and candidates, Wilton Simpson raised more than any other Republican. Simpson is the Florida State Senate District 10 Representative and is running for Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services in 2022. Simpson has raised $9.0 […]

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Up Close With Tomahawk Nation’s: Meet the Real Tommy Mire

Here at Tomahawk Nation, we are fortunate to have a great group of knowledgeable people ourselves who are able to help shape, produce and elevate the content we publish here covering Florida State athletics. . Sometimes it’s easy to forget there’s a human behind the words – we’re here to help. Each week, we’ll give […]

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Florida State House Candidate Sarah Henry Speaks Out on Abortion Rights – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image credit: Sarah Henry While soliciting her district in Seminole County, Florida, Sarah Henry had two very similar conversations with constituents about the fight for reproductive rights that stood out for her. “I can think of two older women – people with children or grandchildren – who told me they never imagined […]

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Florida insurance problems caused by two factors – report

Triple-I pointed out that homeowners in Florida pay the highest average homeowners insurance premium in America at $4,231, nearly three times the national average of $1,544. The institute also said net underwriting losses for Florida’s national real estate companies topped $1 billion in 2020 and 2021, leading insurers to see their ratings downgraded or face […]

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FSU’s Mike Norvell encouraged by first pre-season scrimmage

Florida State coach Mike Norvell was encouraged by what he saw from his team after the Seminoles staged their first football scrimmage of the preseason on Saturday night. Even though bad weather forced a move from Doak Campbell Stadium to the indoor training center, FSU coaches were pleased with how the team responded after being […]

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Florida State sets men’s basketball non-conference schedule

The Seminoles unveiled their non-conference basketball schedule for the 2022-23 season on Friday. Florida State plays 11 non-conference games including six at home at the Donald L. Tucker Center, starting at Stetson on Nov. 7. Home opponents also include Troy (November 14), Florida (November 18), Mercer (November 21), Purdue (November 30) and USC Upstate (December […]

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FSU researcher finds reforestation efforts must start at the root

Professor of political science Eric Coleman. Successful land restoration efforts depend on the people who live in these spaces, a Florida State University researcher has found. The findings overturn previous research advocating top-down policy approaches to restoring land as part of global land conservation efforts. Political science professor Eric Coleman co-authored the study, which was […]

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Gators Newcomer Torrence a mix of technique and spice

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Transitioning from a Group of Five school to a Power Five program has its challenges. On the one hand, the competition is more rigorous. That didn’t surprise the Gators offensive lineman O’Cyrus Torrence, arrived in the spring after three seasons in Louisiana. Describing himself as a student of the game, Torrence followed […]

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Interview: Marcus Woodson speaks after practice on Monday

FLORIDA STATE — The Seminoles began week two of fall camp this morning, following a profitable start to the 2022 season last week. Defensive backs coach Marcus Woodson spoke to the media after Monday’s practice to talk about player expectations and the rise of cleats in the locker room. There is growing chatter that the […]

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This accused January 6 insurgent from Tampa shows up at Florida House from jail

LARGO — Jeremy Michael Brown, the only Republican awaiting the winner of the Democratic primary for a seat in the Florida House representing parts of Pinellas and Hillsborough counties, faces charges related to the Jan. 6 uprising. And he’s campaigning from Pinellas County Jail, where he’s being held on a federal felony felony charge stemming […]

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FSU Film School Launches Free Screening of MFA Graduate Students’ Synthesis Work

Still image from “The Sunlight of Your Tongue”. At the end of the 2022 summer semester, Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts presents a free public screening of graduate thesis films to the Tallahassee community. The films will be screened in two parts on Saturday, July 30 at the Ruby Diamond Concert Hall […]

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Noles News: Fall camp, big FSU football recruiting weekend on the horizon

FLORIDA STATE — Preseason camp is right around the corner, and excitement is building for the FSU faithful. A big recruiting weekend is coming up, some NFL Noles have been making headlines, and football and baseball fields are being upgraded. Soccer This upcoming week kicks off Tuesday for the Florida State Seminoles with a pre-camp […]

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Florida state leaders work to expand program to help men become better fathers – WFTV

Video: Florida is working on a new program to help men become better fathers There’s a new program to help Florida men become better fathers. (James Tutten, WFTV.com/WFTV) ORLANDO, Fla. — There’s a new program to help Florida men become better fathers. READ: Congressional proposal aims to help foster kids get driver’s licenses State Senator […]

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Florida woman sues over $26 in unclaimed funds, claims state owes interest

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The state’s chief financial officer is being sued by a Florida woman accusing the state of violating the Fifth Amendment and owing residents interest payments on unclaimed funds. Plaintiff Alieda Maron, of St. Petersburg, sued and requested a jury trial. In Maron’s lawsuit, filed in federal court in Tallahassee, the nature […]

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Jordan Travis set to lead Florida State in 2022

Florida State and the rest of the ACC football teams gather in Charlotte this week for ACC Media Days. The Florida State Seminoles, led by West Palm Beach native and former Benjamin Bucs quarterback Jordan Travis, are looking to improve on their 5-7 record from a year ago. Many predict that Travis will be one […]

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‘Nobody’s coming to save us’: Florida Democrats struggle ahead of August primary

“Nobody’s coming to save us,” State Rep. Fentrice Driskell (D-Tampa), the new House Democratic leader, said during a Saturday morning session held by black Democrats in Florida. Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, who is running in the Democratic primary for governor, said emphatically in an interview that Democrats would be cut off from domestic donors if […]

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COVID positivity rates are rising in South Florida, state data shows

MIAMI – COVID positivity rates, an indicator of the spread of the disease, have increased in South Florida, according to the state Department of Health’s report of July 8-14 data released Friday. Broward County saw the biggest increase. The positivity rate for new cases rose from 17.6% to 19.6% in two weeks. There were 7,169 […]

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Plant City, FSU southpaw Parker Messick mixes a 4-high shuffle with a burst of speed

From the porch of his hotel room, Parker Messick responded to a “warning call” from Mike Bell. The Florida State pitching coach wanted to know the reason for Messick’s declining speed since his commitment in September 2017. It was just a bad start, replied the southpaw. His Florida Burn team had traveled out of town […]

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Eunic Ortiz is running for Florida State Senate in the 24th District

Born and raised, Florida Democrat Eunic Ortiz is running for the Florida State Senate in the 24th District. Raised in Pinellas County by educators who served in the military, she wants to work in government and remains an adjunct professor at the University of Florida, teaching ethics and organizing a labor union. Ortiz is running […]

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Teel: Who drew the toughest hand in the revised ACC football schedule? | Middle School

At the risk of violating current sportswriters code, some ACC football observations unrelated to the conference realignment: Two days before Southern California and UCLA’s move to the Big Ten hit the headlines, the league unveiled its new football scheduling model, relegating the Atlantic and Coastal divisions to mothballs. The format is ideal for a 14-team […]

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Noles News: Recruitment news, Noles among the Pros, change of conference

FLORIDA STATE – Last weekend many present and former Noles shone and on the horizon today is a big potential pickup for Mike Norvell and company on the recruiting trail. There’s a new Florida State Amateur Golf Champion, and a few NBA Noles have had and shown love. Let’s go. Soccer Over the past few […]

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Conference realignment: Phil Knight resorts to cold calling for Oregon as Pac-12, Big 12 and ACC look for lifelines

The real impact of this latest round of conference realignment is the image of one of the world’s most powerful sports personalities “working the phone”. That’s how a source this week described Phil Knight’s level of desperation. A marketing genius, benefactor, philanthropist and multi-billionaire, the Shoe Dog himself is apparently using all his resources to […]

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NC State Wolfpack a good choice for SEC or Big Ten if ACC ends?

NC State fans listen to the alma mater before the Wolfpacks game against Clemson at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Ethan Hyman [email protected] RALEIGH In a college sports landscape that seems headed for two mega conferences — in the SEC and Big Ten, NC State’s resume better fits one. […]

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ACC analyst thinks Clemson and Florida State will eventually get away

Jeffrey Fann of ACC All Sports Discussion assesses the various forces currently swirling around college sports. As the possibility of an ACC-Pac-12 merger looms, Jeff and the team at All Sports Discussion weigh the odds of each ACC school joining the SEC, joining the Big Ten, or staying out of those two. conferences in this […]

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TRANSFORMATION: An East Florida State degree will set you apart – apply and enroll today!

Eastern Florida State College is back to classes at full capacity, enroll now to get your top pick Eastern Florida State College also offers a wide variety of career-focused programs that accelerate your path to the job market. Eastern Florida State College also offers a wide variety of career-focused programs that accelerate your path to […]

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Good news in Ocala, Florida includes student achievements and donations

Area students excel in higher education university graduates Brian Epstein, Ocala, BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Highest Honors, Georgia Institute of Technology Diego Lavieri-Sosa, Ocala, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts, Mercer University Meghan Morgan, Ocala, College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, Mercer University Landon Smith, Summerfield, BSc, Criminal Justice, Valdosta State University Local […]

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ACC changes football programming model from 2023

GREENSBORO, NC (theACC.com) — The Atlantic Coast Conference announced a new football programming model on Tuesday that will go into effect beginning with the 2023 season. The new model is based on a 3-5-5 structure in which each team will play three main opponents per year and play the other 10 teams in the league […]

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FSU OL transfers Jazston Turnetine eager to help Seminoles

When Jazston Turnetine decided to wrap up his college football career after five seasons in South Carolina, the redshirted offensive lineman entered his name into the transfer portal looking for a new home. While the process was hectic, Turnetine eventually found a perfect fit at Florida State. “In the process of being in your senior […]

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ACC recognizes top student-athletes and coaches in outdoor athletics

History links GREENSBORO, NC (theACC.com) – The Atlantic Coast Conference on Thursday recognized the individual winners for the 2022 outdoor track and field season. Florida State leads all schools with three winners, as voted by league head coaches, followed by two from Virginia. Louisville, Miami, NC State and Virginia Tech each recognized […]

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Trump says he’s ‘very responsible’ for Ron DeSantis being governor

Former President Donald Trump has claimed Ron DeSantis as Governor of Florida. Trump said he doesn’t know if DeSantis plans to run in the 2024 presidential election. The relationship between the two is “complicated,” an attorney close to DeSantis told The New Yorker. Loading Something is loading. Former President Donald Trump said on Monday he […]

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Florida football recruiting: Local lineman Tommy Kinsler commits to Gators for 2023

Image Credit: ESPNI As Florida Gators fans continue to wait for head coach Billy Napier’s army to bring in bigger fish, the program continues to lay the groundwork for its class of 2023. Such was the case on Sunday as the three-star offensive lineman Tommy Kinsler (Ocala, FL) committed to the Gators. Kinsler (6-foot-6, 330 […]

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UCF Recruiting Tracker: Knights’ Commitment Visiting Florida

Marshall is a fast cornerback. His 5’10”, 175-pound frame has allowed him to change direction over the past two seasons in a way that has led to big interceptions, deflected passes at the last possible moment, and big open-space tackles. The latter is the most surprising. He’s a willing tackler even though he’s not a […]

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Seminoles softball roster preview: Meet the super seniors

After a shocking early exit in the playoffs in 2022, the Florida State Seminoles softball will focus on a new team for 2023. Let’s take a look at what they will lose and who will come in and compete for a roster spot, class by class. Season 2022 Starting with the Super Seniors, FSU returns […]

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Washington Spirit recruits Mark Krikorian as general manager

Placeholder while loading article actions Mark Krikorian, who made Florida State an NCAA women’s soccer powerhouse, has agreed to become president of soccer operations and general manager for the Washington Spirit, multiple people familiar with the matter said Tuesday. Krikorian guided the Seminoles to 11 Final Four appearances in 17 seasons and won their third […]

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Governor Makes Judicial Appointment and Five Other Appointments to Various State Boards, Committees and Commissions

Tallahassee – Friday, June 10, 2022: Gov. Ron DeSantis made a judicial appointment on Friday and named five others to various state boards, commissions and committees. Jigisa Patel-Dookhoo of Rockledge will be a judge on the eighteenth Judicial Circuit Court Patel-Dookhoo has served as an assistant state attorney since 2016. Currently, she is a division […]

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East Florida State Titans Basketball Team to Participate in NJCAA Summer Team Showcase

event hosts 30 junior college teams over the weekend at Columbus State College The Eastern Florida State College men’s basketball team will be back on the court Monday preparing for the summer NJCAA team showcase. (image EFSC) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FL – The Eastern Florida State College men’s basketball team will be back on […]

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Florida State fires Martin, ending baseball coaching legacy

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State fired coach Mike Martin Jr. after the Seminoles failed to qualify for NCAA Regionals for a second straight year. Sporting director Michael Alford said on Friday a nationwide search for a new coach would begin immediately. Martin took over as coach from his father, Mike Martin Sr., after the […]

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East Florida State College | Laura Moody appointed to EFSC board

Laura Moody appointed to EFSC board June 8, 2022 – Governor Ron DeSantis named Laura Moody to the Eastern Florida State College Board of Trustees. Moody is the chief legal counsel for the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and replaces Alan Landman, who has held senior council positions since 2009. “Laura brings a distinguished career to […]

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Anthony Polite trains for Eastern Conference organization ahead of NBA draft

Former Florida State men’s basketball guard Anthony Polite is preparing for his professional career and received an invitation to train for the Washington Wizards on June 7. Washington has the No. 10 and No. 54 selections in the 2022 NBA Draft. The Wizards may be interested in Polite at No. 54, but may also be […]

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Yates outburst helps UCLA baseball beat Florida State and stay alive in tournament – Press Telegram

Carson Yates entered the NCAA Tournament with five homers all season. Suddenly he became a power hitter – and the timing couldn’t have been better for the UCLA baseball team. Yates’ ninth-inning solo shot on Sunday, his third home run in the last three games, propelled UCLA over Florida State 2-1 to temporarily keep the […]

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Auburn-FSU will meet again in NCAA regional play

AUBURN, Alabama—Seven is the number of the day for baseball’s Auburn Tigers as they prepare to face NCAA Tournament rival Florida State in the winners’ game at 6 p.m. Saturday night on ESPN2. Auburn enters the game on a seven-game winning streak in regional play after winning both NC State in 2018 and Georgia […]

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NCAA Baseball Regionals: Miami, Florida plays hosts while Florida State plays host to Auburn. – Sports Talk Florida

The Miami Hurricanes and Florida Gators will host NCAA baseball regionals while the Florida State Seminoles will be in the Auburn area as they all begin their quests for a trip to the College Baseball World Series. 16 venues will host the Road to Omaha and all 64 teams have […]

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John Butler remaining in NBA draft, FSU hoops lose sixth scholarship this offseason

Florida State’s men’s basketball program suffered a tough loss on Wednesday. After an impressive freshman season at FSU as a big up and coming development, forward John Butler is choosing to start his pro career, CBS Sports First Time Jon Rothstein reported. This dilemma has been in the air for weeks. Butler, who averaged 5.9 […]

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Legislation will help Florida prepare for sea level rise, but doesn’t address its underlying cause

Florida will develop a first-ever plan to address the growing threat of flooding and rising sea levels, to be overseen by a new statewide Office of Resilience, under legislation Governor Ron DeSantis recently signed into law. The measure builds on legislation approved last year that earmarked millions of dollars for infrastructure projects and called on […]

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Useful Information About Florida Payday Loans

How Do Payday Loans in Florida Help You Get Through the Worst Situations? Financial issues might cause anxiety. They may turn you from a confident person to one who constantly panics. They also flood your imagination with future uncertainty while making your current issues seem overwhelming. You may alter that by applying for Florida payday […]

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Mat Cloer named associate head coach

GAINESVILLE, Florida. – Florida Men’s Tennis Head Coach Bryan Shelton announced the hiring of Mat Cloer as associate head coach on Sunday morning. Cloer comes to Gainesville after serving as the USTA National Player Development Coach and has nine years of college coaching experience. “We are truly thrilled to have Mat and Lauren Cloer and […]

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Gators unveil 2022 volleyball schedule

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — With Florida’s 39th volleyball season on the horizon, the 2022 schedule and ticket information has been announced by the head coach Mary wise. The Gators have 28 regular season contests scheduled in the 2022 campaign – including 17 games at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. UF is coming off […]

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Florida State defeats Virginia 13-3 in ACC opener

CHARLOTTE, NC — Jaime Ferrer and James Tibbs each had a two-run brace, Alex Toral capped the second inning six runs with a two-run homer, and ninth-seeded Florida State routed the fifth seeded Virginia 13-3 Wednesday in the first round of the ACC Tournament. The Seminoles (34-22) will face fourth-seeded Notre Dame on Thursday before […]

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Florida State Women’s Golf will face Texas A&M in match play

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Florida State will face Texas A&M in the quarterfinals of match play on Tuesday as the Seminoles opened the door and finished sixth in the team standings after four rounds of stroke play at the division’s Women’s Golf Championships. I of the NCAA at Grayhawk Golf Club. Florida State’s sixth-place finish in […]

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Seminoles to keep national open water team’s Fort Cadence in shape for 2023

NEW COMMITMENT: Florida State University has secured a major verbal in-state commitment for the 2023-24 season from the US Open Water National Team Fort Cadence of Estero, Florida. Regarding his commitment: “So thrilled to announce my verbal commitment to further my academic and athletic career at Florida State University. Beyond lucky to have this opportunity […]

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Shan Rose enters the race for the State House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact person: Michael Dobson [email protected] | (407) 255 – SHAN (7426) LOCAL BUSINESS LEADER, ORGANIZER AND LAWYER SHANIQUA “SHAN” ROSE CANDIDATE TO REPRESENT DISTRICT HOUSE 41 AS FLORIDA STATE REPRESENTATIVE ORLANDO, FL, May 6, 2022 – Local Chief Shaniqua “Shan” Rose has launched a campaign to represent Home District 41 as a […]

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Majority of Florida Memorial Day travelers staying in the state

Kissimmee, Florida – According to AAA, Orlando is the number one travel destination for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend in the United States It is expected that most tourists come from here in the “Sunshine State”. What do you want to know Despite high gas prices, more than 90% of Floridians traveling for Memorial Day […]

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Congratulations to the Winners of the 2022 Florida State Parks Photo Contest

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The winners of the 2022 Explore Florida State Parks Photo Contest have been announced by the Florida Parks Service of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. First place winner: At Myakka River State Park, Jonathan Crossman took the “Camping Under Oaks and Stars” photo. Crossman won a stand-up paddle board and […]

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Florida secretary of state to resign before next election

ORLANDO, Florida. – Florida’s secretary of state resigns, seven months before the November election. Laurel Lee tendered her resignation to Governor Ron DeSantis on Thursday, according to the governor’s spokesperson. The resignation is effective Monday, May 16. [TRENDING: LISTEN: Audio shows how Florida air traffic controller helped passenger land plane safely | WATCH: Good Samaritans […]

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Noles News: like Tide detergent; it’s time for ACC to switch to pods

Soccer: ACC has become somewhat outdated; a divisional or should I say “podvisional” reshuffle would generate a lot of interest. Now that NIL is here, the idea that a top prospect should skip his junior year has gotten a little more complicated. FSU should have a pretty good secondary in 2022; led by Jammie Robinson: […]

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Oklahoma Offers FSU Four-Star Jordan Pride Commitment

Brandon Hall is still seeking his first commitment in the 2023 or 2024 classes as a safety coach for the Oklahoma Sooners. He has been active on the recruiting trail pursuing anyone he deems fit for the Sooners defense. Even if they are committed elsewhere. Enter four-star defensive back Jordan Pride, a member of the […]

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Game 1 against NC State delayed to sixth inning

Photo: North Carolina State Athletics May 6, 2022 Game 1 against NC State delayed to sixth inning RALEIGH, North Carolina. –No. 3 Florida State (46-5) vs. NC State (33-19) Friday night’s game was delayed in the sixth inning due to weather. The game resumes at 1 p.m. Saturday, followed by Game 2 of the series. […]

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Florida gets one of the good ones with Ed. Commissioner Manny Diaz

Last week, Florida’s State Board of Education voted to approve a new commissioner of education for the Sunshine State. It was a historic day, especially because he will be the first Latino to hold the position. Note: A Cuban-American named head of a state agency doesn’t sound like “news” (I actually had to Google to […]

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John Oliver Explains Why Florida Restricts Access to Self-Government – Deadline

On Last week tonight with John Oliver the host explains why restricting Disney World’s self-sustaining capabilities will hurt the state of Florida in the long run. Last week, the Florida state senate voted to strip The Walt Disney Co.. of a 55-year-old special district that allowed Walt Disney World to largely manage its theme park […]

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A mother’s son graduated from Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (seminoles.com) – Tanor Ngom’s journey has taken him from Senegal to France, Spain, Germany, Canada and, over the past two years, to Tallahassee, where he enjoyed life student-athlete at Florida State University. On Saturday, he continues his journey by taking the short but incredibly important walk through the graduation stage to shake hands […]

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A long and winding road to Tallahassee

Ruby Stauber’s journey to becoming one of the best 800m runners in Florida State history is anything but smooth. Four different colleges in five years and multiple surgeries isn’t how an athlete signs a letter of intent, but Stauber didn’t just prevail, she thrived. The journey began in Plymouth, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis, where […]

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Parents of boy killed at Florida amusement park file wrongful death lawsuit

The parents of a 14-year-old boy who died in the march from the world’s tallest tower to a Florida amusement park filed a civil wrongful death lawsuit on Monday, alleging park officials failed to warn passengers of “unreasonably dangerous and foreseeable”. risks.” The tragedy unfolded on March 24 when Tire Sampson, who was on spring […]

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Texas judge urges Disney World to move, calls Florida overbearing and anti-business

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A Texas judge has written a letter to Disney’s CEO urging the company to move its Walt Disney World resort to the Lone Star State after its troubles with the Florida state government. On Friday, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill dissolving the Reedy Creek Improvement District, Disney’s 55-year-old private government. […]

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Heiar names Chad Donley NM State director of basketball operations

History links LAS CRUCES, New Mexico – Staffing process for 2022-23 continued Friday for NM State’s head men’s basketball coach Greg Heier. In an announcement made by Heiar, the Aggies freshman bench boss has added Chad Donley to his team as NM State’s director of basketball operations. “I’m really excited to announce […]

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Noles News: Softball wins, baseball returns to action, FSU recruiting

Recruitment The Florida State Seminoles football coaching staff is on the road, visiting coaches, schools and prospects: Five-star receiver Shelton Sampson Jr. included the Florida State Seminoles in his top six, along with Alabama, LSU, Michigan, Oregon and Texas A&M. For all things recruiting, head over to our transfer portal feed and our Florida State […]

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Open enrollment for Florida college prepaid savings plans ends April 30 • Coral Springs Talk

By Sharon Aron Baron The open enrollment window at Florida Prepaid College is almost closed – at least in 2022. Each of their college plans is state guaranteed and starts at $45 per month for a newborn. As an incentive, families who sign up for a prepaid plan before April 30, 2022 will earn a […]

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FSU expert available for early climate change research context

Ron Doel, associate professor at Florida State University who researches the history of science and technology. Earth Day marks a time to consider the environmental challenges facing humanity, including our changing climate. Thanks to the efforts of scientists around the world, the understanding of these changes is constantly being refined. A wealth of our knowledge […]

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Former Florida State head coach, strength coach embroiled in $125.5 million lawsuit

A lawsuit filed against the University of Oregon, former football coach Willie Taggart, former strength coach Irele Oderinde and the NCAA by a former player in 2019 is back in the news this week after the start of the trial Tuesday in Eugene. Former Oregon offensive lineman Doug Brenner recently added $100 million in punitive […]

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In the region: Florida State’s No. 2 joins Virginia Tech’s No. 4 in softball | Virginia Tech

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The second-ranked Florida State softball team scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat fourth-ranked Virginia Tech 8-6 on Sunday. Technical head coach Pete D’Amour and pitching coach Doug Gillis were ejected separately in the bottom of the sixth for arguing with a referee during a stretch when […]

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Eastern Florida State College golfer Matt Gauntlett named to play in 2022 Arnold Palmer Cup

The Palmer Cup will take place July 1-3 Eastern Florida State College male golfer Matt Gauntlett has been named as a potential entrant for the 2022 Arnold Palmer Cup. (EFSC image) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FL – Eastern Florida State College men’s golfer Matt Gauntlett has been named as a potential entrant for the 2022 […]

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Georgia Tech vs. Florida State Baseball Series Preview

Georgia Tech is looking to snap its ACC series losing streak to Florida State at home this weekend. The Yellow Jackets fell out of the standings after losing two of three to fourth-ranked Virginia, and Florida State enters this series ranked 20th in the nation. The Yellow Jackets had a brilliant night offensively in Tuesday’s […]

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Florida State star opts to enter 2022 NBA draft

After Monday night’s national championship game, the college basketball offseason is officially here. Over the next few weeks, the transfer portal will fill up as players decide between testing the professional waters, looking for a new home or returning to their current schedule. The Florida State Seminoles are expected to get a makeover this offseason […]

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Eastern Florida State College golf team set to play in ‘Battle at the Shores’ in Miami Beach

final round scheduled for Tuesday The Eastern Florida State College men’s golf team will return to the course on Monday, playing in the Battle at the Shores at Normandy Shores Golf Club in Miami Beach. (image EFSC) BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FL – The Eastern Florida State College men’s golf team will return to the […]

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W. Golf plays in the NC State Match Play Invitational starting Sunday

RALEIGH, NC (seminoles.com) — With only four members of her team having collegiate match play experience at the start of the year, Florida State head coach Amy Bond knew that she had to do something to change that when she was making up the Seminoles schedule. in the 2021-22 season. Bond was able to schedule […]

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Florida State freshmen defensive backs are starting to make an impact

Many storylines so far this spring have focused primarily on the Offense. And rightly so; there’s the ongoing development of Jordan Travis to watch, a “new” offensive coordinator, not to mention a slew of transfer receivers to assess. However, the new trend this spring seems to be hearing about the performance of true first-year defensive […]

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Tuesday’s Daily Pulse – Florida Trend

Florida job growth continues to outpace the nation Florida continues to lead the nation in job growth. Its workforce has increased for 22 consecutive months. Its year-over-year private-sector job growth rate has outpaced the nation for 11 straight months, since April 2021. Florida’s unemployment rate has also been below the national rate for 15 straight […]

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Pair of ranked opponents on deck for women’s tennis No. 16

GAINESVILLE, Florida. – The Gators women’s tennis team will return home this weekend for a pair of matchups with ranked opponents at the Alfred A. Ring Tennis Complex. On Friday, March 25, Florida (12-4, 4-2 SEC) is scheduled to face No. 44 Ole Miss (8-6, 2-4 SEC) at 5 p.m. ET while No. 54 Mississippi […]

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Montgomery 8K spearhead wins against UCF, 10-2

TALAHASSEE – RHP Carson Montgomery’s season-high eight strikeouts led the Florida State No. 7 (14-6) to a 10-2 win over UCF (13-8) Tuesday night at Dick Howser Stadium. Montgomery has now won his last three starts. 2022 Baseball Media Center Montgomery, a sophomore from Windermere, Fla., started on the mound for a career-high seven innings. […]

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Longwood defeats Mount St. Mary’s 74-70 in women’s first four

RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Akila Smith had 32 points and 13 rebounds, Kyla McMakin added 18 points on four 3-pointers and Longwood led by 22 points before holding Mount St. Mary’s 74-70 Thursday night in a first female oven. Game. Longwood (22-11) will ride a 10-game winning streak in a Saturday game with ACC champion […]

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Softball defeats Lipscomb 5-3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The No. 2-ranked Florida State softball team (24-1) defeated Lipscomb (8-15) 5-3 on Tuesday afternoon. A three-run first inning led the Seminoles to a 5-3 win over the Bison. The three runs came with two outs as Devyn Flaherty picked left field to score Michaela Edenfield and Mack Leonard, who both reached […]

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Eight ACC teams selected for NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

History links Support | Material (PDF) GREENSBORO, NC (theACC.com) – Headlining No. 1 seeds Louisville and NC State, eight Atlantic Coast Conference teams have been selected to compete in the 2022 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament, tied for most of all conferences . Florida State, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Miami, North Carolina, NC State, […]

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The Black House District is the subject of a dispute in Florida between the governor and the legislature

A 200-mile stretch along Florida’s northern border is dotted with small towns like Quincy on its western edge, where black residents have historically made up a third or more of the population. But in the 145 years since Reconstruction was completed, it’s only been in the past five years that Quincy and most of North […]

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Florida State DB Reportedly Refused To Train Due To No NIL Agreement

Image Getty When the NCAA introduced interim name, image and likeness rules last summer, it changed the landscape of college athletics forever. On the surface, it became the first time players could enjoy their being while actively participating in NCAA-sanctioned events. But it goes further than that. Especially in college football. Over the past eight […]

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Florida State is “one of the best schools” for 2023 WR Hykeem Williams

There are busy weekends, and then there’s what 2023 wide receiver Hykeem Williams went through a few days ago. Williams made an unofficial visit to Florida on Friday, traveled to Lakeland on Saturday to lead his high school basketball team to a state championship, and took a trip Sunday morning to check on Florida State. […]

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FSU’s Great Give will focus on 11th anniversary donors

The university’s annual giving day is set for March 9 The Florida State University community will come together on March 9 for FSU’s Great Give, the university’s 11th annual giving day. This year’s Million Dollar Day focuses on donors, setting a goal to reach 4,500 in just 24 hours. Sarishni Patel, director of annual giving […]

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Florida State University, Bradford Wins State Titles

LAKELAND — Charlie Ward got another trophy for his case on Friday. The former Heisman Trophy winner coached Florida State University High School to the Class 3A Men’s State Championship with a 67-66 win over Miami Riviera. “Winning is hard, and when you win something big, your name will always be there,” noted Ward, 51, […]

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Florida State Baseball Weekend Preview: Cal Bears, 3/4-3/6

Florida State’s No. 10 baseball returns to Dick Howser Stadium this weekend to take on the Cal Bears in a three-game set. The Seminoles have lost consecutive games in overtime, one in Samford and one at Mercer, to improve to 5-3 going into the third weekend of the season. The Bears also enter the weekend […]

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Report: Pittsburgh Steelers target former Florida State quarterback

There have been a few ties this offseason between the Pittsburgh Steelers and free agent quarterback Jameis Winston. A league source told NoleGameday in February that Winston’s current team, the New Orleans Saints, and the Steelers would be heavily involved with him in free agency. Pittsburgh became interested in Winston two years ago when he […]

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Duke Energy Florida Installs Over 600 EV Chargers Statewide

Posted on February 28, 2022 by Dave Kovaleski © Duke Energy Duke Energy Florida recently completed its Park & ​​Plug pilot program, installing 627 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in public spaces and on Florida driveways. Duke Energy Florida launched the Park & ​​Plug pilot program in 2018 to expand access to electric vehicle charging […]

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Florida State shuts down Hofstra and Indiana

TALLAHASSEE, Florida. – The third-ranked Florida State Seminoles (13-0) opened the Unconquered Invitational with a 3-0 win over Hofstra (0-6) and a 9-0 win over Indiana (3-3). Game 1: #3 Florida State 3, Hofstra 0 Danielle Watson kicked off a masterclass game for the Seminoles. Watson pitched a full game, allowed just one hit, four […]

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FL State’s Attorney sold overpriced bull in bribery plot: Feds

A Florida state attorney accused of extorting a defense attorney to continue his expensive bull-breeding hobby has pleaded guilty in federal court. Jeffrey Siegmeister, 53, reached a plea deal on Feb. 22 in which he faced charges of bribery, extortion, wire fraud and filing false tax returns in the Central District of Florida, a the […]