More than 500 out-of-state utility workers are converging on the Columbia County Fairgrounds in Lake City as Hurricane Irma continues its march toward South Florida.
Exhausted after the 15-hour drive back from Houston, Jason Wayne Hunter returned home to Branford just in time to help with the Hurricane Irma rescue effort.
The city council delayed its vote on the Blanche Hotel renovation project after a passionate crowd dominated the proceedings Tuesday evening at City Hall.
The city council approved an increased fire assessment fee Tuesday during a meeting that featured confusion, a revote and one council member apologizing profusely.
As Hurricane Irma maintained its collision course with Florida Tuesday afternoon, shoppers at the Lake City Walmart loaded their carts with cases of water to prepare for the Category 5 storm.