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Tallahassee 15-Year-Old Sydney Fuller Missing Since March 6th

TALLAHASSEE,FL (WTXL) - Leon County Deputies are still looking for 15-year-old Sydney Fuller, who has been missing since March 6th.

Meals on Wheels in the Big Bend in Need of Volunteers

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Elder Care Services has acquired the means to make the waiting list shorter for seniors in the Big Bend who want to utilize the Meals on Wheels program.

Bulldogs Prepare For First Spring Scrimmage

ATHENS, Ga. --- The Georgia football team practiced in shoulder pads and shorts on Friday at the Woodruff Practice Fields in preparation for the Bulldogs’ first scrimmage of the spring. It was the sixth workout of the spring for the Bulldogs.

Gators Hosting First-Ever “Movie in The Swamp” Event on May 9

GAINESVILLE, Fla.—The University Athletic Association will host its first-ever “Movie in The Swamp” event on Saturday, May 9, at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the movie will start at 7:30 p.m.

FSU Drops Game One to Virginia Tech, 8-3

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A five-run seventh inning by Virginia Tech (15-13, 6-4) was too much to overcome Friday night as No. 9 Florida State (20-7, 7-3) fell to the Hokies 8-3 in the opening game of a three-game series on Mike Martin Field at Dick Howser Stadium.

Get a Bands Eye View of the NCAA Tournament

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) -- Not every Seminole fan is able to make the trip up to North Carolina this weekend to watch Florida State play in the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament. And even those lucky few with tickets to actually go to the tournament are not going to have behind the scenes access.

Cops: Obsessed Teacher Spoke of Running Away With Pupil, 11

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a Pittsburgh elementary school teacher who resigned this month was obsessed with one of her 11-year-old students, encrypting her phone number on the girl's math homework, exchanging thousands of text messages with her and even talking of running away with her.

Twenty-eight-year-old Geraldine Alcorn was arraigned Wednesday on charges of child luring, corruption of minors and attempting to interfere with custody of the child. She was jailed after being unable to post $100,000 bond.

Police don't believe Alcorn's attraction to the girl was sexual but said she continued to leave gifts and letters for the girl at school even after the girl's mother complained and Alcorn resigned.

Online records don't list an attorney for Alcorn, and none appeared on her behalf at the arraignment.

March from Selma to Montgomery Ends on Alabama Capitol Steps

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The daughters of Martin Luther King Jr. and former Alabama Gov. George Wallace are joining to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the end of the Selma-to-Montgomery voting rights march.

FDA: Recall expanded for Blue Bell Ice Cream products

DALLAS (AP) — Federal authorities say Blue Bell is expanding the recall of some ice cream products because of possible exposure to the listeria bacteria.

SeaWorld Has New Ad Campaign After Disparaging Documentary

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — SeaWorld is starting an advertising campaign in the wake of declining revenue and attendance that followed the release of a highly critical documentary.

Storm Team Friday evening forecast (03/27/2015)

MIDWAY, Fla. (WTXL) -- From the Storm Team Weather Center ...

Heritage Academy Visits WTXL Studio!

MIDWAY, FL (WTXL) - It was a fun Friday morning at WTXL! Elementary school students from Heritage Academy stopped by with their teachers and chaperones to learn all about the weather from Meteorologist Max Tsaparis. 

Storm Team Friday morning forecast (03/27/2015)

TALLAHASSEE (WTXL) - The storm threat has passed, but scattered showers still remain a possibility heading through the early part of your Friday. Conditions remain muggy with temps in the 60s all day long. By mid-afternoon, skies will begin to clear out, especially for our western counties. By this evening, everyone should begin to dry and cool down with temps quickly falling to the low 40s by Saturday morning. Expect a breeze to stick with us til the early part of Saturday with gusts up to 25 mph possible. By the afternoon we'll see plenty of sunshine boosting temps into the mid 60s. By Sunday morning, temps will be into the upper 30s with winds easing which will allow for some light frost to form, especially in rural areas. High pressure moving off the east coast will allow for winds to turn from the Gulf ushering in more warmth rather quickly and we'll crack 70° by Sunday afternoon. Heading into the beginning of the work week, seasonal conditions return with a relatively cool start in the 40s Monday morning, but rising to the the upper 70s later on. Upper 70s and low 80s can be expected through midweek with a rogue shower or two possible.

Weather NOW channel returns to air

MIDWAY, Fla. (WTXL) -- Station engineers have completed replacing and repairing equipment related to the operation of ABC 27 Weather NOW on channel 27.3.  Regular local and regional forecast information is once again broadcasting to keep you informed and updated anytime you need it.

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