August 23

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. WHAT TRUMP CLAIMED The president incorrectly argued on Fox News that paying hush-money to two women wasn’t “even a campaign violation” because he reimbursed lawyer Michael Cohen with his own money. 2. DEMOCRATS AREN’T READY TO EMBRACE THE I-WORD Democrats seem eager to highlight GOP corruption for the midterms, but try to avoid direct […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 23

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 23

LAWYERS TO SEE VENUS WILLIAMS’ CELLPHONE DATA AFTER CRASH An agreement for the records was reached prior to a court hearing in a lawsuit filed against Williams. Jerome Barson’s family sought the records to find out if Williams was on the phone and distracted just prior to the crash. Williams’ lawyers said they will turn […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 23

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 23

FLORIDA SENDS ANOTHER $5 MILLION TO FIGHT ZIKA IN MIAMI-DADE Earlier Monday, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine asked for more federal resources to combat Zika’s spread in South Florida, where the first cases of the virus transmitted by mosquito bites on the U.S. mainland have been found in the […]

Elections office prepares for primary

Elections office prepares for primary

Santa Rosa County Supervisor of Elections Tappie Villane and her staff have been gearing up for the Aug. 26 primary election. Sample ballots were recently released, and absentee ballots are being mailed out this month. Early voting will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Aug. 11 through Aug. 23. Read more in the […]