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Education

‘Here I am, send me’: First Black graduate recounts integrating Gainesville High School  

May 17, 2024
LaVon Wright desegregated GHS despite FBI warnings of danger.
Government + Politics

Alachua County plans redo of 2022 single-member districts vote

Apr 9, 2024
Commissioners approved starting a new ballot measure.
Government + Politics

Gainesville renames portion of 8th Avenue in honor of Charles Chestnut III 

Dec 8, 2023
Road section passes historic Chestnut Funeral Home.
Education

Gainesville civil rights leader Charles Chestnut III dies at 83

Dec 4, 2023
Chestnut served on Alachua County Commission and school board.
National News

Appeals court says only government can bring challenges under Voting Rights Act

Nov 21, 2023
Ruling sets up potential showdown at U.S. Supreme Court.
News

GNV community groups gather to remember Owens  

Aug 2, 2023
Vigil also remembers other gun violence victims.
Government + Politics

GNV nonprofit sues DeSantis over GRU bill 

Jul 3, 2023
Lawsuit includes 12 counts filed in federal court.
Local News

Mud flies over single-member districts

Oct 31, 2022
Voters to decide issue on Nov. 8.
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