Florida places 3 on All-SEC teams

Three Florida players are on the Associated Press All-SEC team that was announced Monday, two on the first team. Senior defensive end Jon Greenard and sophomore tight end Kyle Pitts had breakout seasons that landed them on the first team. Pitts, a match-up problem for opposing defenses, led the Gators in receptions with 51 for […]

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Florida Launches New Drug Education Campaign

“Just Say No” isn’t doing enough to keep Florida’s youth from experimenting with drugs. That’s according to a coalition of state and local leaders who are working together to launch a new drug education initiative. The state continues to suffer from a growing drug abuse epidemic says Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis. “We continue to […]

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Florida Tech Researchers Find Megadroughts Fueled Cloud Forest Activity

Sediment Samples Also Show Recovery fromSome Ecosystem Damage is Possible MELBOURNE, FLA. — New research led by scientists from Florida Institute of Technology found that the strong and long-lasting droughts known as megadroughts parched the usually moist Peruvian cloud forests, spurring farmers to colonize new cropland. The study, “2,100 years of human adaptation to climate […]

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Gun-control groups continue to push amendment banning assault weapons in Florida

click to enlarge Photo via Adobe Stock Pushing back against arguments raised by Attorney General Ashley Moody and the National Rifle Association, gun-control supporters contend the Florida Supreme Court should sign off on a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at blocking possession of assault weapons. The political committee Ban Assault Weapons NOW, the gun-control group Brady […]

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