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Treating A Jellyfish Sting

Besides mosquitoes, love bugs and gators, more than 1,200 people were stung by moon jellyfish in Volusia County last week including over 100 last Saturday alone! Thanks to winds and ocean currents, a higher than normal number of ocean swimmers were stung by these floating invertebrate. Beach...
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Florida Man Seeks Help From Sheriff's Office To Test His Illegal Drugs

It's no secret that law enforcement agencies have used social media to trick people into turning themselves in for possessing illegal drugs. But just as our Nigerian prince friend is still is able to access bank accounts in America, the method is effective. Just as 49-year old Douglas Kelly of...
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Florida Sheriff Deputy Beans Suspect With Can Of Baked Beans

When a sheriff deputy uses a can of beans to thwart a robber, you know it must be an only in Florida story. This one takes us to Bay County where a man was inside a convenience store where he was threatening to kill people with a weapon. Store employees sought safety by moving outside the store and...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 6.20.18

Helping families become complete with the unwavering love of an adoptable pet, that is why we love Wet Nose Wednesday! Sponsored by Country Critters Veterinary Clinics, inside Rural King Stores in Gainesville and Ocala. Country Critters Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary clinic,...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 6.13.18

Helping families become complete with the unwavering love of an adoptable pet, that is why we love Wet Nose Wednesday! Sponsored by Country Critters Veterinary Clinics, inside Rural King Stores in Gainesville and Ocala. Country Critters Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary clinic,...
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Alachua County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Ag Fest

The Master Gardener Plant Sale will have a variety of herbs, annuals, perennials, natives, trees and more will be available. Master Gardener volunteers will be on site for advice on selection and care of your plants. This annual plant sale is a fundraiser for the Alachua County Master Gardener...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 5.16.18

Helping families become complete with the unwavering love of an adoptable pet, that is why we love Wet Nose Wednesday! Sponsored by Country Critters Veterinary Clinics, inside Rural King Stores in Gainesville and Ocala. Country Critters Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary clinic,...
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Florida Man Hies Legless Girlfriend In Plastic Storage Bin To Keep From Police

With the weather warming up, the craziness of Florida is starting to stir around like a sprayed roach. 39-year-old Krystle Lee Anderson was a woman wanted by the Polk County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshals for a 2015 incident when she allegedly held people hostage at an Ocoee Burger King...
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Off-Duty Sheriff Deputy Heroically Saves Three Month Old Infant

We wanted to give a special thank you to Marion County Sheriff K9 Deputy Jeremie Nix. Because of his training and quick thinking was able to save the life of a 3-month baby Wednesday night. According to the Sheriff's Office, Deputy Nix had just completed his shift and driving his marked car home...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 5.23.18

Helping families become complete with the unwavering love of an adoptable pet, that is why we love Wet Nose Wednesday! Sponsored by Country Critters Veterinary Clinics, inside Rural King Stores in Gainesville and Ocala. Country Critters Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary clinic,...
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