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Jasper Contractors Announces New Employment Opportunities at Locations in Northwestern Florida

  TALLAHASSEE, FLA./ JANUARY 14, 2019 (STL.News) Jasper Contractors today announced multiple new positions to serve commercial and residential roofing markets from new offices in Panama City, Florida, and Tallahassee, Florida. Each of the newly-established branches will consist of a full, permanent office and support staff, including roles in construction management, administration, general management, sales, … Continue reading Jasper Contractors Announces New Employment Opportunities at Locations in Northwestern Florida

Florida News: Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody Announces Action to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Jan. 12, 2019 Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody today, in her first week, named 18 experts and community leaders to serve on her Opioid Abuse Working Group, including previously named Chair, Sheriff Dennis Lemma.  The Group will gather information and best practices from across Florida to help General Moody combat the opioid … Continue reading Florida News: Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody Announces Action to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Lawrence Keefe Sworn in as U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Lawrence “Larry” Keefe, of Shalimar, Florida, took the oath of office this morning from Chief District Judge Mark E. Walker to become the 41st U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida. Mr. Keefe was nominated by President Donald Trump on August 16, 2018, and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on January … Continue reading FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Lawrence Keefe Sworn in as U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida

TAMPA, Fla | GM Licht says he’ll find right fit for Bucs coaching vacancy

TAMPA, Fla — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are searching for a new coach for the fifth time in 10 years. History says they’ll set their sights on a big name, but not necessarily land their first or even second choice. General manager Jason Licht said Monday he’s just “grateful” to have an opportunity to lead … Continue reading TAMPA, Fla | GM Licht says he’ll find right fit for Bucs coaching vacancy

ATLANTA | Peach Bowl: Gators rout Michigan 41-15 to cap comeback year

ATLANTA — Lamical Perine had a 5-yard scoring catch and 53-yard touchdown run to lead No. 10 Florida’s strong rushing attack Saturday, helping the Gators cap their comeback season with a 41-15 rout of No. 8 Michigan in the Peach Bowl. After finishing 4-7 in 2017, Florida enjoyed a dramatic turnaround in Dan Mullen’s debut … Continue reading ATLANTA | Peach Bowl: Gators rout Michigan 41-15 to cap comeback year

Florida News: Florida Governor Scott: $24 Million Awarded to Boost Economic Growth, Improve Infrastructure in 36 Small and Rural Florida Communities

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Yesterday, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced $24 million in funding awarded to 36 small and rural Florida communities across the state through the Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant and the Rural Infrastructure Fund programs.  These programs, administered by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), help communities fund economic activities, … Continue reading Florida News: Florida Governor Scott: $24 Million Awarded to Boost Economic Growth, Improve Infrastructure in 36 Small and Rural Florida Communities

WASHINGTON | ‘Marginal’ Santa believer puts out cookies after Trump chat

WASHINGTON — A 7-year-old girl who talked to President Donald Trump on Christmas Eve still left out milk and cookies for Santa despite the president telling her it was “marginal” for a child of her age to still believe. Then again, Collman Lloyd of Lexington, South Carolina, says she had never heard the word “marginal” … Continue reading WASHINGTON | ‘Marginal’ Santa believer puts out cookies after Trump chat

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Announces Investment in Jacksonville, Florida Multifamily Development

  ATLANTA/ Dec. 17, 2018 (STL.News) Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE: APTS) (“PAC” or the “Company”) today announced that on December 14, 2018 it closed on a loan investment of up to approximately $16.7 million. This investment is in connection with Catalyst Development Partners’ plans to develop a 332-unit Class A multifamily community located in … Continue reading Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Announces Investment in Jacksonville, Florida Multifamily Development