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Breaking Ranks

Am in the process of reading a book called Breaking Rank by Norm Stamper who has lots of years in the police¬†working the west coast from¬†patrol cop to chief of police. I stop at the end of each chapter and … Continue reading

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Alachua County graduation rate rises to 78 percent

The economic engines of Alachua County are education, medicine and government. Yet, the county has struggled over the years with a graduation rate between 60 and 78 percent. On the surface, that may sound really great. However, I would, will … Continue reading

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Road to and from Panama City

This weekend took a 558 mile road trip in 34 hours to Panama City and back. The goal was to attend the graduation of Kelly who was graduating from her Electrical Engineering course Magna Cum Laude. The trip was just … Continue reading

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