Publix expanding GreenWise Market banner

Three additional cities have been selected as new-format GreenWise Market locations: Odessa and Nocatee (Ponte Vedra Beach), FL, and Lexington, SC. “We’re creating a community gathering place where high-quality natural and organic products are the center of what we offer,” said Publix President Kevin Murphy. “And we’re helping our customers support their healthy lifestyle with […]

Congressman says Amazon HQ should be in N. Florida

By: WCTV Eyewitness News PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WCTV) – Congressman Neal Dunn is pitching North Florida for the location of online retail giant Amazon’s new headquarters. This week, the company canceled plans to locate one of its two new headquarters in New York City. Dunn says Panama City and Tallahassee would be prime locations for […]

CCS Adds Tallahassee to Corporate Reach

Chris de Treville leads CCS Presentation Systems’ new Tallahassee office. Commercial audiovisual integrator CCS Presentation Systems continues to expand, adding an office in Tallahassee, FL. The new location is part of the CCS Southeast division, which is headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, and has additional offices in Miami and Orlando, FL; Knoxville, TN; and Atlanta. Chris […]

Movers & Shakers: The Springs Living’s New President; SRI Management’s New COO

The Springs Living Promotes Stubblefield to President The Springs Living promoted COO Jay Stubblefield to president. Company Founder Fee Stubblefield, who held the concurrent titles of President and Chief Executive officer, will continue as CEO. As President, Leo will focus on the Company’s operational structure and systems, key measurements, and quality and performance predictability. His […]

Edible Medical Marijuana Rules Coming, Says Florida Ag Commissioner

A selection of cannabis-infused edibles. (AP/File) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Edible medical marijuana could become more available in Florida, as the state’s new agriculture commissioner wades into the department’s control over the drug. Agriculture Dept. to draft edible medical marijuana rules Commissioner Nikki Fried says they fall under packaged food products Currently no regulations regarding edibles […]

Diverse Leaders, Groups Call for Continued Focus, Support for Areas, People Impacted by Hurricane Michael

Three months after landfall, residents still struggling with urgent recovery needs TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Three months from the day Hurricane Michael devastated vast areas of Northwest Florida, REBUILD 850 co-chairs Allan Bense, Will Weatherford, and Gwen Graham today emphasized the importance for all Floridians to continue efforts to assist recovery […]

JC falls twice in Tallahassee tourney

By Tim Doherty | December 29, 2018 at 2:08 PM CST – Updated December 29 at 6:51 PM TALLAHASSEE, FL (WDAM) – Jones College saw Pensacola State College pull away from a halftime tie to take a 65-52 victory on the final day of the Tallahassee Democrat Holiday Classic. The two-day tourney was anything but […]

Local cities and communities to get grant money for economic growth, infrastructure

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Some local communities are getting grant money from the state. Thirty-five small and rural communities across Florida will get more than $23 million in funding through the Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Program, according to Governor Rick Scott’s office. Those communities include: • Altha • Apalachicola • Avon Park […]