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Rios rolls up sleeves to squash big tobacco

Rios rolls up sleeves to squash big tobacco

A collection of grade schoolers against a multibillion-dollar national industry: Navarre High School senior Catalina Rios likes those odds. She will be taking on “big tobacco” in the coming school year as one of four representatives of the Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) Youth Advocacy Board Region 1. Rios was elected to the board by […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 31

Five Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 31

PILOT LANDS SMALL PLANE ON INTERSTATE IN FLORIDA; NONE HURT The Federal Aviation Administration said the pilot reported that the plane was out of fuel on approach to Vero Beach Regional Airport. The pilot landed in the median of the interstate about 1:30 a.m. Monday. Sgt. Mark Wysocky of the Florida Highway Patrol says traffic […]