Diyonne McGraw is defending her legitimacy as a member of the Alachua County School Board after an online petition raised questions about her listed address and whether or not it falls within District 2, which is the area she represents.
Ways to improve the community took center stage at a forum for the Gainesville City Commission District 1 seat hosted by the Gainesville Alachua County Association of Realtors. The main points covered GRU rates, affordable housing, and income equality.
On Wednesday, Gainesville City Commissioner Gail Johnson officially announced her quest for a second term, but her path to re-election may be a bit bumpier than expected, as one possible challenger for the seat is taking his fight to the Eighth Circuit Court.
Supporters of President Donald Trump gathered in Ocala to thank him ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Jan. 20. They are urging the President to take action before leaving the White House, even suggesting he enact Martial Law.
The Alachua County Canvassing Board has the manual recount results for the "Growth Management Area" proposal, and it has passed by a slim margin of 265 votes. The end of this recount process marks the end of the 2020 General Election in the county.
Ballots in Alachua County are being recounted because an amendment proposal passed by a very slim margin. Poll Worker and Volunteers are conducting a machine recount, but the Alachua County Canvassing Board might be facing a manual recount later this week.
A group of people in support of the Democratic party organized a 'protect the vote' rally in Downtown Gainesville. Meanwhile, members of the Republican party rested after President Donald Trump won Florida.
Congresswoman-Elect Kat Cammack will represent Florida’s 3rd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives. Cammack is excited to serve the district and will be the youngest Republican woman in Congress.