The Lake City Council ended the Blanche debate Monday night, passing the redevelopment plan 3-2 after another meeting filled with passionate opposition to the project.
After three years of heated debate, multiple proposals and countless stops and starts, the time has arrived.
Vincent Flournoy, the son of a Vietnam War veteran, understands the meaning of sacrifice.
Now he wants to pass that on to his students.
A year ago, Kyle Skinner lived in a tent with his pregnant wife and wondered where they would get their next meal. Now he has a stable job and lives in a three-bedroom house with his family.
Education and job opportunities were the dominant topics when the state’s agriculture chief visited Lake City Tuesday night in his bid for the governor’s mansion.