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Louise Swing (left) gets a tutorial from genealogy specialist Ruth Law. (MICHAEL PHILIPS/Lake City Reporter)
A leak resulting from a Friday afternoon rainstorm caused a mess for Sakura Buffet in the Lake City Mall. (COURTESY)
The sign that greets visitors as they enter the parking lot of the Robert H. Jenkins Jr. Veterans’ Domicillary Home. (MICHAEL PHILIPS/Lake City Reporter)
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Kha’Maya Taylor, left, is seen with American Legion Auxiliary Unit 57 President Sharon Huggins. (TONY BRITT/Lake City Reporter)

News Stories

Camille Souza says her backyard is like a killing field — any unfortunate creature that ventures out there stands a chance of ending up as breakfast, lunch or dinner for the carnivores lurking abou

Unemployment in Columbia County edged up to 3.7% for June, up from 3.2% in May, though just 42 fewer people had jobs, according to state figures released Friday.

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It’s back to business as usual at Lake City Hall. Almost. 

Louise Swing (left) gets a tutorial from genealogy specialist Ruth Law. (MICHAEL PHILIPS/Lake City Reporter)

When asked why his church organized the North Florida Family History Day, the Lake City stake president for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Scott Hinson, said simply, “Family, fami

A leak resulting from a Friday afternoon rainstorm caused a mess for Sakura Buffet in the Lake City Mall. (COURTESY)

Sakura Buffett at the Lake City Mall was back open Saturday, after it closed Friday afternoon when torrents of water from the mall’s roof poured inside the building, leaving puddles of water near t

Sports

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Shane Lowry made the 68 years between British Opens in Northern Ireland worth the wait.

The silver claret jug is staying on the Emerald Isle.

Football season has arrived with a jogger passing by the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Winfrey Hotel during the opening day of SEC Media Days on Monday, in Birmingham, Ala. (CURTIS COMPTON/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

Florida was picked to finish second in the SEC East behind Georgia by members of the media who attended SEC Media Days earlier this week.

Florida State coach Willie Taggart reacts to a second-quarter play at Hard Rock Stadium on Oct. 6, 2018, in Miami. (MONICA HERNDON/Tampa Bay Times/TNS)

CHARLOTTE, N.C.— No one has to tell Willie Taggart that he faces pressure to fix turn things around at Florida State after the Seminoles failed to reach a bowl game for the first time since 1981.

GAINESVILLE — Florida has landed a third transfer in the last three months by signing former Cleveland State point guard Tyree Appleby.

Florida head coach Dan Mullen gets ready to run out of the tunnel against Kentucky on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville (MONICA HERNDON/Tampa Bay Times/TNS).

HOOVER, Ala. — Dan Mullen made a big leap in his second season at Mississippi State, but his Florida team doesn't have quite so much room to grow.

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