Author: Myles Jenkins | Staff Reporter


Bills would ban domestic abusers from owning guns

Photo Courtesy of Google Images.  If you’ve been convicted of domestic abuse, you can still own a gun in Florida. But that may be about to change. State Rep. Anna Eskamani and Sen. Lori Berman have sponsored legislation that would prohibit convicted domestic abusers from purchasing firearms. There are federal […]


Charter school hires armed combat veterans

Manatee School for the Arts has hired two trained combat veterans to keep the school safe from a potential mass shooting. Picture Courtesy of Students at Manatee School for the Arts in Palmetto will notice that their hallways are going through a change by the end of the month. They […]


Study links gun ownership, suicides

A recent study drew a connection between gun ownership and household suicides. Photo courtesy of Google When you think of gun deaths, you automatically think of violence to others. Mass shootings have been a recurring theme in the United States. There have been instances where the gunman was an adult […]


Bill aims to repeal post-Parkland gun laws

Photo Courtesy of  A bill was filed Monday in response to the laws put in place due to the tragic school shooting in Parkland, that killed 17 people last Feb. 14. State Rep. Mike Hill, who was elected in November and is a Republican, filed the bill that would […]


1200 Church giving back

The 1200 Church hosted a back to school community fun-day on Saturday.   The ultimate purpose of the community fun-day was to give less fortunate families free school supplies. There was also free food and games for kids to enjoy. The Tallahassee Police Department and the Tallahassee Fire Department were in attendance […]