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LCSO makes arrest after weapon found in car on Godby High campus  WCTV

The Leon County Sheriff's Office has arrested an 18-year-old man for possession of a weapon on school grounds after he was found last week with a firearm at ...

Godby High School announces next head football coach  WCTV

Godby High School has named Brandon McCray as their new head football coach, replacing Corey Fuller, who left the Cougars for a job with Gadsden County ...

Corey Fuller leaving Godby, introduced as Gadsden County head coach  WCTV

Godby High School head football coach Corey Fuller is leaving the Cougars to pursue another coaching job in the area.

Local News Tallahassee man found with stolen gun on Godby high school's campus 4:43 PM  WTXL ABC 27

A man has been arrested after authorities found him walking around a local high school after hours with a stolen gun and ammunition inside a backpack.

Godby High chorus honors Black History Month at Capitol Museum  WCTV

Singing rang through the Florida Historic Capitol Museum Wednesday morning as the Godby High School chorus filled the building with songs written and ...

Tunnel Vision: Godby Grad Focused on Training For NFL Draft  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - For Godby High School grad Kenny Young III,nothing in this life has come easy. "There's things in my life that have happened, but ...

Godby's Tarian Lee, Jr. Receives Honorary Under Armour All-America Jersey  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - Since 2008, the best high school football players in the country have been invited to showcase their talents at the Under ...

Godby High School Breaks In New Weight Room  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - For success on the football field, it all starts in the weight room.

Shelters opening ahead of Hurricane Michael  WCTV

Shelters across the Big Bend and South Georgia are opening in anticipation of impacts from Hurricane Michael.

School bus driver suspended over alleged inappropriate comment  WCTV

Leon County Schools confirms that a bus driver has been suspended, accused of making an inappropriate comment to students.

Three Tallahassee students arrested in one day after school shooting threats

One week after 17 students were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School — and as thousands converged on the Capitol to decry gun violence — three ...

LIST: Shelters set to open in Big Bend ahead of Hurricane Michael  WTXL ABC 27

(WTXL) - Officials are announcing shelter openings in the Big Bend area: LEON COUNTY: Officials announced Monday afternoon that several shelters are ...

Did prominent Florida football coach use Hurricane Michael to recruit affected students?  USA TODAY High School Sports

When Hurricane Michael struck Florida and Georgia, it did not discriminate on targets. Entire towns were decimated. One, Blountstown Fla., near the Georgia ...

Spring Practice Preview: Godby High School  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - Corey Fuller took over the reigns of the Godby football program after Todd Lanter stepped down back in November. The Rickards ...

Guilty verdict in murder of Godby High student  WCTV

Deondrea Hudson has been found guilty of first degree murder in the 2014 shooting death of 17-year-old Nickolas Doss.

Jimbo Fisher's son is off to 1-0 start back in Florida, where, 'Here, I'm just Trey'  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jimbo Fisher's son, Trey Fisher, is the quarterback at Tallahassee's Godby High after moving back from Texas, and is 1-0 at quarterback.

Boys basketball preview: Transfers remove three stars from Big Bend teams

Three first-team All-Big Bend players transferred south, but that just means opportunities for others to shine this season.

Shelters Opening, Evacuation Notices Posted Ahead Of Hurricane Michael  WFSU

North Florida and the Big Bend is expected to start feeling the impact of Hurricane Michael today, with the brunt of the storm expected Wednesday. Michael.

Godby High School Celebrates Three Signings Thursday  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - Thursday was an exciting day at Godby High School, as the Cougars celebrated three signings. Twins Montre and Montreal ...

Voluntary evacuation issued for mobile homes, low lying areas in Leon County  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - A voluntary evacuation order has been issued for mobile homes and low lying flood prone areas in Leon County.

Godby High School students giving back, feeding the homeless  WCTV

Nearly 20 students from Godby High School are reaching out to the community, and helping out in a big way. Saturday morning, students held their very own ...

Rickards High makes history with new athletic director  WCTV

James S. Rickards High School has named its new athletic director, Claudette Farmer.

Two Florida football coaches tangle over player transfers following hurricane tweet  Saturday Down South

A football coach at a Tallahassee high school power is facing backlash after a tweet he sent following Hurricane Michael has caused some to wonder about his ...

Godby Hurdler Signs With Central Florida  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - There are a couple of weeks left in the school year for the Class of 2018, and there is still some time to celebrate a couple final ...

Gilchrist Elementary School principal replaced by new principal  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - A new principal has been appointed at Gilchrist Elementary School after the former principal was placed on administrative leave ...

Funeral arrangements made for Godby student killed in crash  WCTV

Funeral arrangements have been made for 16-year-old Godby student, Malcolm Sipling.

Former Nole, current Godby coach Fuller sues lawyer for allegedly stealing money  WCTV

Former Florida State defensive back and current Godby High School head coach Corey Fuller is suing his lawyer for allegedly stealing money during NFL ...

Godby students share experience of attending opening of African American museum in DC  WCTV

Forty-six Godby High School students have returned from their visit of the brand new African American museum in Washington, D.C..

Former Godby student charged with sexual battery on a child  WCTV

A former Godby High School student has been arrested, accused of sexual battery on an 8-year-old girl.

Police looking for missing 15-year-old girl  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Tallahassee Police Department's Special Victims Unit is looking for information on a missing 15-year-old girl.

Georgia high school football player injured in game dies  WCTV

A football player at a Georgia high school has died from a severe brain injury.

Family, friends remember Godby High School teen killed in rollover crash  WCTV

A heartbreaking day in Gretna As hundreds of family and friends said goodbye to 16 year-old Malcolm Sipling. Sipling was killed in a rollover crash in Gadsden ...

Hurricane Michael: Where you can seek shelter, latest gas prices and more for Leon County

We're less than 24 hours away from Hurricane Michael's expected landfall on the Panhandle. Here's the latest information on shelter and gas prices.

Leon Officials: Nepotism Policy Needed Amid Inquiry Into Former Gilchrist Principal's Relationships  WFSU

The Leon County School District is grappling with how to address relationships between employees. The recent administrative changes at Gilchrist Elementary.

'A NEW PATH': Jefferson County football signs all 12 seniors to college scholarships

As the ink dried on 12 National Letters of Intent, it became a signature moment for second-year Jefferson Somerset head football coach Leroy Smith. The journey ...

Student Arrested for Bringing Loaded Gun to School  WCTV

A fight at Godby High School earlier today has resulted in the arrest of several students.

Former Godby Student Sent to Prison For Sex Assault in Dugout  WCTV

Theodus Holloway was sentenced to eight years in prison, followed by seven years on probation and will be a designated sexual predator.

LCS names new principal at Gilchrist amid former principal-teacher relationship  WCTV

Leon County Schools has announced a new principal at Gilchrist Elementary School after the former principal notified the district of a consensual relationship ...

National Signing Day: Big Bend and South Georgia  WCTV

It's National Signing Day around the country, and several athletes from the Big Bend and South Georgia are announcing where they'll be heading for their ...

Glaze Talks A&M Offer

Texas A&M went into Tallahassee, FL., last recruiting cycle when they offered Godby High School 2019 outside linebacker Tarian Lee.The Aggies came, they ...

FAMU DRS, Godby Win District Semifinals In Flag Football  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (WTXL) - The journey to the State Semifinals begins this week across the state of Florida for high school flag football teams.

Supermarket Shut-downs Bring Massive Food Distribution  WFSU

Second Harvest of the Big Bend distributed about 20 tons of food at Tallahassee's Godby High School on Saturday (May 19.)

Hurricane Michael: Evacuations Ordered, Schools Closed UPDATES  WJCT NEWS

Michael is now officially a Category 1 hurricane, and is expected to be a Category 3 when it makes landfall Wednesday. Big Bend Counties are beginning.

Shelters open as Hurricane Michael barrels toward Gulf Coast  CBS News

Shelters opened across several states as Hurricane Michael -- a "potentially catastrophic" Category 4 storm -- closed in on the Florida Panhandle.

LCS announces new 6 principals

Leon County Schools Superintendent Rocky Hanna has named two new assistant superintendents and six new principals as part of a year-end shake up.

Leon Teachers Throw Support To Striplin, Jones and Nicolas In School Board Races  WFSU

The Leon County Classroom Teachers Association is backing three people for school board races including two newcombers.

Leon County 15-Year-Old Graduating from High School  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - A local 15-year-old is preparing for college after being promoted every semester since she registered as a high school freshman.

'It's just stuff': Michael's degrees of destruction put it in perspective for Tallahassee

Downed trees and power lines landing on cars are nothing compared to the utter devastation along the coast.

FAMU improves roster with latest signing day class  Famuan

Head coach Willie Simmons taking questions from the crowd at the 2019 National Signing Day Report.

TPD Arrests Man Fingered For Murder of 17-Year-Old On New Year's Eve  WFSU

The suspect, 25-year-old Deondrae Hudson, was apprehended Monday for the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Nickolas Doss.

Second Harvest addressing food insecurity in the Big Bend area

Second Harvest works to distribute enough food each month to feed 55000 people through our network of 135 partner agencies in 11 counties.

Godby student arrested for allegedly having gun, drugs on campus  WCTV

A Godby high school student faces charges of bringing a gun and drugs onto campus.

Godby High Drum Major Brings Flare to the Field with Dance Moves  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - Florida State University's Marching Chiefs are not the only ones who have had a halftime performance go viral. One of the ...

100 Years of Leon High football: Timeline

Over the course of 100 years of Leon High School football, there are many momentous occasions, perhaps too many too even count. From the first coach to the ...

Dual achievement: 12 graduating high school students set to earn TCC degrees

Dual-enrollment studies paying off for local high-school students.

Darryl Jones, two other candidates file for School Board District 3

Darryl Jones, a community organizer and a deputy director at the Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality, filed to run for School Board.

Gene Cox Stadium getting new turf field, scoreboard

For the first time in its 50 year history, the stadium on Paul Russell Road is getting a major upgrade with new turf and a scoreboard.

Tropical Storm Michael death count at 2 after Georgia girl dies

Hurricane Michael is being blamed for two deaths since thundering ashore Wednesday in northern Florida.

National Signing Day: Where local prep athletes are going to college  WCTV

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- It's National Signing Day! Here are where area prep athletes are going to college. WCTV will have the latest updates as high ...

Hurricane Michael: List of Leon County road closures

Hurricane Michael left a path of destruction through Leon County. More than 200 roads have been impacted, according to county officials. Here is the latest ...

C-Span Bus Makes Tallahassee Visit  WFSU

C-Span's brand new bus is now making stops in the capital cities of all 50 states. This week, Florida's Capital City gets its turn.

Thousands skip school after threats

Nearly 2,000 Leon County middle and high school students stayed home — or were taken out of class by their parents on Monday — after four schools received ...

Benjamin stands out at Chiles Relays  Apalachicola Times

The Franklin County High School track team, under the direction of coach Josh Palmer, got its season underway last Friday at the Chiles Relays in Tallahassee.

Hungry kids can get free meals this summer  WCTV

Second Harvest estimates 22000 kids in Big Bend will struggle with hunger this summer.

Proposal To Push Back High School Start Times Raises School Districts' Ire  WFSU

A debate over delaying the start of the school day for Florida's high school students is headed for the state Legislature this session. A bill filed by.

PBJPLZ! Final weigh-in for WCTV's Peanut Butter & Jelly drive  WCTV

The final results are in for our #PBJPLZ peanut butter and jelly drive with Leon County Schools and Second Harvest of the Big Bend.

VITA Offers Free Tax Prep in Tallahassee  WCTV

By: Julie Montanaro February 9, 2016. Taxpayers who need help filing their returns can now get it for free. The VITA program offers free tax help with IRS ...

New principals announced for Leon County Schools  WCTV

Leon County Schools has announced the new principals of two area schools for the 2016-17 school year.

Godby mourning slain student

The Tallahassee Police Department has confirmed the 17-year-old who was killed on New Year's Eve is Nickolas Doss. Deondrea Hudson, 25, was arrested on ...

Why don't I have cell service after Hurricane Michael?

Some customers for Verizon, Sprint and AT&T are experiencing cell phone signal outages.

The ultimate 2018 guide to holiday events in Tallahassee

Hosted by City of Tallahassee - Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Affairs. Over 250,000 lights will twinkle against the night sky, transforming the park into a ...

Leon County Charmettes induct 17 young ladies to society

Local high school students have gone through a journey of philanthropic and community *service* projects.

'I just want them to get him out,' says wife of Gretna man killed during Hurricane Michael

Steve Sweet is one of two confirmed deaths from the passage of Hurricane Michael, which came ashore in the Panhandle as a Category 4 storm Wednesday ...

'Florida's Troubled Teachers' database: Easy access to educator disciplinary records

A newly developed Tallahassee Democrat database offers an easy search and find disciplinary actions handed down to educators from the DOE.

Where are Florida State football players from?  Tomahawk Nation

The 2019-20 roster is all but complete. Let's take a look at where these players hail from.

TCC helped Al Dennis launch a career in law enforcement

Tallahassee native Al Dennis was a member of Godby High School's first graduating class in 1970. Inspired by a law enforcement officer he'd known as a child, ...

Debris collection begins Saturday after Hurricane Michael

Storm-related debris collection in the unincorporated areas of Leon will begin Saturday and will continue until all storm-related debris is picked up.

[UPDATE] 'Mr. Florida' vs. City of Tallahassee Suit Settled  WCTV

UPDATED 7.23.2012 by Julie Montanaro. The City of Tallahassee and the family of A.J. Graham reached a settlement just days before the civil trial was ...

Florida A&M 'Marching 100' takes off for the Rose Parade - and more in California

Southern California, here comes the Marching 100 band from Florida A&M University.

FAMU Football Great David Daniels Dies  WCTV

Daniels played for legendary coach Jake Gaither and the Oakland Raiders.

Hurricane Michael kills four people in Gadsden County

Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sgt. Anglie Hightower said county officials are still in "preliminary recovery mode."

Young men's leadership training culminates with Links Beautillion Sunday

Links Beautillion participants were selected based upon demonstrated achievements in: academics, leadership, sports, the arts, community *service* and/or ...

UB Football Announces Signing Class - News 4

MOBILE, AL - University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold announced the initial signees for the 2019 recruiting class on the first day of the National ...

JROTC programs in schools instill patriotism  Tallahassee Democrat

The mission of JROTC is to motivate young people to be better citizens.

2019 Men and Women of Distinction Awards –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG — The Gathering of Women, Inc. 2019 Men and Women of Distinction Awards Ceremony kicked off ...

ASL classes offer hands-on learning, deaf culture awareness

Godby High School recently started offering American Sign Language classes to students as a foreign language elective.

TCC celebrates 50 examples of success

For Godby High School graduate Al Dennis, the choice to continue his education at Tallahassee Community College made sense. Friends, including Lorenzo ...

Savannah's Country Buffet closing Tallahassee location after 14 years

The Woodville Highway restaurant will remain open with its usual menu and hours, along with catering.

Why Florida Is Fighting The U.S. Education Department Over English Learners  StateImpact Florida

A 10th grader born in Haiti struggles to read in his class at Godby High School in Tallahassee. The student is more comfortable with Haitian Creole than English.

For banker Don May and family, TCC is a tradition

As a senior vice president and city executive for FMB Bank, Don May is active in the community's business as well as charitable circles. May oversees FMB's four ...

2018 FSU football preview: Special Teams  Tomahawk Nation

According to Football Outsiders' S&P+ rankings, Florida State's special teams were the eighth-best in the country last season on a play-for-play basis. However ...

Mother grieves as each shooting opens wound

'It has to stop'; Nickolas Doss was the first victim of gun violence in 2015.

WTXL Exclusive: Racist Road Rage Incident Caught on Camera  WTXL ABC 27

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) -- A road rage incident in Tallahassee was caught on camera, showing a man yelling racial slurs at another driver who was ...

Unheeded warnings: Deadly standoff raises questions of lessons not learned

Hundreds of pages of records show there was a lot law enforcement didn't know heading into the standoff that would end with Luke Dalay following through on ...

Alexanders found each other at TCC

Lorenzo and Cherry Alexander made the most of their TCC years.

Local Elementary School Principal Named 'Glenn Howell Educator of the Year' [SLIDE SHOW]  WCTV

The entire school came out to cheer on their principal.

Brian Dassler, youngest Broward teacher of the year, dies at 38  Sun Sentinel

Brian Dassler, Broward County's youngest teacher of the year and a rising star in the education community, died March 20 in Tallahassee. He was 38.

Local former NFL pros join concussion settlement  WCTV

The word 'concussion' in the game of football is a scary one. Recent studies show the long-term impact that playing football has on former players' brains.

Under-21 crowd not new to local bars

Why are underage students in bars in the first place? It's because they can legally be there.

Man killed protecting girlfriend from armed ex-husband

A man who shielded his girlfriend from her armed ex-husband was killed Sunday morning. The couple was returning from a date, when Sheldon Maurice Rogers ...

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