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Orlando Sentinel
Mother of fatally beaten 3-old testifies against ex-girlfriendorder in July transferring Barton and Lewis’ cases from Orange-Osceola State At
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
order in July transferring Barton and Lewis’ cases from Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala’s office to the Ocala region’s lead prosecutor, Brad King, because Ayala refuses to seek the death penalty in any case. If a grand jury... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Revisiting the inaugural 1997 USF Bulls football rosterHill) 86 TE Eric Fiducia, Fr., Mascotte: Inspector, fire-prevention sprinkler
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Hill) 86 TE Eric Fiducia, Fr., Mascotte: Inspector, fire-prevention sprinkler systems (Cocoa) 34 FB Jason Fox, Fr., Ocala: South Georgia regional coordinator, international exchange-student service (Brunswick, Ga.) 5 QB Bryan Freese, So.,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa is training ground for Team USA inline skating30, Tampa. Those who live elsewhere but train in Tampa are Bordas; Katie Huffm
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
30, Tampa. Those who live elsewhere but train in Tampa are Bordas; Katie Huffman, 17, Tallahassee; and Erin Jackson, 25, Ocala. All but Yarborough and Glover are Team USA veterans. The most decorated member is Jackson with seven medals at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Home invasion suspect is dumped in front of Florida hospitalthen shot at the door causing one of the bullets to hit King. King then ran fr
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
then shot at the door causing one of the bullets to hit King. King then ran from the home and was later dropped off at Ocala Health Summerfield ER by an unknown person. King died shortly after he was left in front of the hospital from a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Man arrested in Largo had thousands of child pornography filesmaterial to a home at 55 Jasper St. They met with the residents and learned Rus
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
material to a home at 55 Jasper St. They met with the residents and learned Russell, who was staying at the house from Ocala, was using the residents' wireless internet to download the pornography. Russell was booked into the Pinellas County... Read more
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Business Wire
Bojangles’® Continues Franchise Expansion across North FloridaSouth Carolina market. Last year, the group began developing Florida’s I-75 cor
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
South Carolina market. Last year, the group began developing Florida’s I-75 corridor, from Lake City to Gainesville and Ocala. The group has now expanded their business relationship with Bojangles’ to bring a number of restaurants to the greater... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
8 reasons to visit Sarasota, starting with the circusvisitors to know where to start. Should it be the beaches of the Panhandle or M
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
visitors to know where to start. Should it be the beaches of the Panhandle or Miami’s South Beach; the horse country around Ocala or the Mouse Kingdom in Orlando; the Florida of yesterday at Captiva or the Florida of tomorrow at Cape Canaveral? For... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
8 reasons to visit Sarasota, starting with the circusvisitors to know where to start. Should it be the beaches of the Panhandle or M
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
visitors to know where to start. Should it be the beaches of the Panhandle or Miami’s South Beach; the horse country around Ocala or the Mouse Kingdom in Orlando; the Florida of yesterday at Captiva or the Florida of tomorrow at Cape Canaveral? For... Read more
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The Mercury News
Woman crashes into San Jose police patrol car, runs awaycrash happened around 1:11 a.m. The woman was driving a stolen vehicle northbou
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
crash happened around 1:11 a.m. The woman was driving a stolen vehicle northbound on South White Road when she hit a patrol car traveling westbound on Ocala Avenue. The woman got out of the car and ran. Police did not immediately find th... Read more
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Miami New Times
Stinky Leaks From Florida's Controversial Sabal Trail Pipeline Scares ResidentsBut less than five weeks after gas began flowing through the pipeline, resident
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
But less than five weeks after gas began flowing through the pipeline, residents in Marion County — an area west of Ocala where Sabal Trail plans to build a giant compressor station — reported smelling a strong odor of gas in the area. Earlier this... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida Pro-Confederate Group Doxxes 113 Civil Rights Activists in Detailed Online Reportsaid he was called a "nigger," a "monkey," and told to "go back to where I came
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
said he was called a "nigger," a "monkey," and told to "go back to where I came from." Yesterday, New Times reported that Ocala State Sen. Dennis Baxley confirmed that he will speak at a Save Southern Heritage Florida event on September 2, even... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida Pro-Confederate Group Doxxes 113 Civil Rights Activists in Detailed Online Reportsaid he was called a "nigger," a "monkey," and told to "go back to where I came
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
said he was called a "nigger," a "monkey," and told to "go back to where I came from." Yesterday, New Times reported that Ocala State Sen. Dennis Baxley confirmed that he will speak at a Save Southern Heritage Florida event on September 2, even... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Summerfield home invasion victim shoots, kills suspectthe room, which is when Peterson fired at King, authorities said. King fled th
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
the room, which is when Peterson fired at King, authorities said. King fled the residence, then was later dropped off at Ocala Health Summerfield, where he died, authorities said. Authorities did not say if any charges will be filed. © 2017... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida editorial roundupgreat karma sweeping out the bad. Let's rally 'round under that rainbow. Onlin
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
great karma sweeping out the bad. Let's rally 'round under that rainbow. Online: http://www.miamiherald.com/ Aug. 12 The Ocala Star-Banner on the opioid crisis: This week President Donald Trump provided welcome emphasis on the opioid crisis in... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida State Senator to Attend Pro-Confederate Event After Charlottesville RallyCentral Florida, including portions of Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties northw
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Central Florida, including portions of Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties northwest of Orlando. His offices are located in Ocala, where he was born and raised. He served in the Florida House of Representatives from 2000 to 2016, before winning a... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida State Senator to Attend Pro-Confederate Event After Charlottesville RallyCentral Florida, including portions of Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties northw
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Central Florida, including portions of Lake, Sumter, and Marion counties northwest of Orlando. His offices are located in Ocala, where he was born and raised. He served in the Florida House of Representatives from 2000 to 2016, before winning a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Deputies seek missing Ocala womanCounty officials are asking for help finding a 27-year-old special needs woman
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
County officials are asking for help finding a 27-year-old special needs woman who may be in danger. Desiree Clark, of Ocala, was last seen about 2 p.m. She may have left her home with an unknown person in a red car. She is 5-foot-2, 125... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Arrests for the week of Aug. 16, 2017Department from Aug 3 to Aug 10. -Fedel Hurtado, 28, Alabaster, torture/willfu
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Department from Aug 3 to Aug 10. -Fedel Hurtado, 28, Alabaster, torture/willful abuse of child -Taylor Merklin, 22, Ocala, FL, DUI – alcohol -Jacquelyn Marie Dutton, 52, Warrior, failure to comply with court orders -Larry Long, 68,... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Arrests for the week of Aug. 16, 2017departments from Aug 3 to Aug 10. -Fedel Hurtado, 28, Alabaster, torture/willf
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
departments from Aug 3 to Aug 10. -Fedel Hurtado, 28, Alabaster, torture/willful abuse of child -Taylor Merklin, 22, Ocala, FL, DUI – alcohol -Jacquelyn Marie Dutton, 52, Warrior, failure to comply with court orders -Larry Long, 68,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
N'Kosi Perry is finding his way as Hurricanes' QB battle continueswelcome him now, though, as he set out to win the Hurricanes’ starting quarterb
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
welcome him now, though, as he set out to win the Hurricanes’ starting quarterback job? Turns out the freshman from Ocala was pleasantly surprised. “The best part is how they’ve accepted me. As a freshman, I know at some other schools, some... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
Sources: Texts tie Peera to recruitment of Leesburg QBgo to East Ridge about three weeks ago,” Lynum said on July 24 while attending
The Daily Commercial / Posted 4 days ago
go to East Ridge about three weeks ago,” Lynum said on July 24 while attending the Central Florida High School Media Day in Ocala. “When people heard I was moving Coach P (Peera) was the first to reach out to me. He’s been talking to me about it... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
N'Kosi Perry is finding his way as Hurricanes' QB battle continueswelcome him now, though, as he set out to win the Hurricanes’ starting quarterb
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
welcome him now, though, as he set out to win the Hurricanes’ starting quarterback job? Turns out the freshman from Ocala was pleasantly surprised. “The best part is how they’ve accepted me. As a freshman, I know at some other schools, some... Read more
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The Mercury News
5 injured in drive-by shootingnear Reid-Hillview Airport. The shooting was reported at 10:27 p.m. in the 170
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
near Reid-Hillview Airport. The shooting was reported at 10:27 p.m. in the 1700 block of Vista Glen Drive, located near Ocala Avenue and Capitol Expressway, according to San Jose police Sgt. Enrique Garcia. Officers said one female victim and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Night time is right time for basscaught near the sandbar drop-offs, even at night. Bottom-bumping plugs, live sh
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
caught near the sandbar drop-offs, even at night. Bottom-bumping plugs, live shiners and plastic worms score well. Near Ocala is another outstanding night bass spot, 5,600-acre Lake Weir. It’s heavily boated during summer, but it’s deep, has... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Merrill T. GeeseyJohn Lutheran Church in Sterling. Survivors include his wife, Sarah of Sterlin
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
John Lutheran Church in Sterling. Survivors include his wife, Sarah of Sterling; one daughter, Carol (Vernon) Schwenk of Ocala, Florida; one son, Merrill A. Geesey of Rock Falls; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Can Heat reinvent Olynyk as they did with James Johnson?I realize the cap ramifications, but come on, nobody plays for free, and other
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
I realize the cap ramifications, but come on, nobody plays for free, and other teams have far worse contracts. -- John, Ocala. A: While the $12.5 million average of his four-year deal is about 50 percent above the top mid-level exception, I... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Dream of becoming a mermaid helped girl, 7, bounce back from leukemiapressed tightly together, 7-year-old Amelia Collins stood at the edge of her gr
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
pressed tightly together, 7-year-old Amelia Collins stood at the edge of her grandparents' pool and smiled. Then, the Ocala girl with the brunette, Shirley Temple curls screamed, "I have my fins back," and jumped into the water. Without... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Organic supermarket Earth Fare to open in Oldsmara news release, the 24,000-square-foot store will be adjacent to Beall's. This
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
a news release, the 24,000-square-foot store will be adjacent to Beall's. This will be the second Tampa-area location for Earth Fare, which opened in Seminole last September and also has locations in Gainesville, Tallahassee, Ocala, and Jacksonvil... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
UM coaches, teammates say Perry, Weldon not looking like freshmen as scrimmage approachesmobile quarterback. One of the quarterbacks whose mobility has impressed early
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
mobile quarterback. One of the quarterbacks whose mobility has impressed early? Perry. That’s not unexpected. The former Ocala Vanguard standout arrived at Miami as one of the nation’s top dual-threat quarterbacks. He threw for 2,267 yards and 31... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Time capsule found in base of Confederate statue openedof the Confederacy. There was also a booklet of the minutes from the group's 15
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 days ago
of the Confederacy. There was also a booklet of the minutes from the group's 15th annual convention that was held in Ocala in 1910. Dyer said he was surprised the relics were still intact. "I thought it was all going to be dust," Dyer said.... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Time capsule found in base of Confederate statue openedof the Confederacy. There was also a booklet of the minutes from the group's 15
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
of the Confederacy. There was also a booklet of the minutes from the group's 15th annual convention that was held in Ocala in 1910. Dyer said he was surprised the relics were still intact. "I thought it was all going to be dust," Dyer said.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
GateHouse Media buys Florida Times-Union and 10 other newspapers for $120 millionRegional Media Group. Many of those newspapers were in Florida, including the S
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Regional Media Group. Many of those newspapers were in Florida, including the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Gainesville Sun, Ocala Star-Banner, the Daytona Beach News Journal, the Lakeland Ledger and the Winter Haven News Chief. GateHouse also owns... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Daily News parent buys Florida Times-Union, 10 other dailiesnow owns the Herald-Tribune, the Lakeland Ledger, the Leesburg Daily Commercial
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
now owns the Herald-Tribune, the Lakeland Ledger, the Leesburg Daily Commercial, the Northwest Florida Daily News, the Ocala Star-Banner, the Gainesville Sun the Panama City News Herald, the Daytona Beach News Journal, the South Lake Press, the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Only you can prevent phone scams— at least, not nearly as well as Americans can protect themselves. This guest
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
— at least, not nearly as well as Americans can protect themselves. This guest editorial was originally published in the Ocala Star-Banner, a sister newspaper of the Daily News within Gatehouse Media. Guest editorials do not necessarily reflect... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Putnam pitches land deals to protect state’s military basesopportunities, you’re also protecting Eglin (Air Force Base in Okaloosa County)
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
opportunities, you’re also protecting Eglin (Air Force Base in Okaloosa County), Pinecastle (bombing range in the Ocala National Forest) and Avon Park (Air Force Range) training opportunities.” After his appearance at the Military,... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Wmurbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Kccibehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Wgalbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Wpbfbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Wlwtbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Kcrabehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Wtaebehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Ketvbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Wxiibehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Kmbcbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Ksbwbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KSBW Salinas / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Wmtwbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WMTW Portland / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Kocobehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Wlkybehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
WLKY Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Khbsbehind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he wo
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 days ago
behind the camera. His next move was to WCJB in Gainesville, Fla., where he worked as a one-man band reporter from their Ocala bureau. Then in 1999, he joined WYFF 4 and began making his mark in the Upstate. In 2005, Nigel won an Emmy award for... Read more
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