Remembering Tallahassee’s first famous actress

(Photo: Special to the Democrat) While Kathryn Reece Haun was not born here, she truly was a daughter of Tallahassee. Struggling to make her own way from a family of nine children, she graduated from the Florida State College for Women, received scholarships to prestigious graduate schools, and found herself on Broadway and in films. […]

Senate candidate Scott signs off on Florida’s 2018 session, issues last veto of eight-year term

Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks at a Connect Florida Reception Thursday, February 8, 2018. Before Florida’s Republican Gov. Rick Scott announced that he will challenge three-term incumbent Democrat Sen. Bill Nelson in November’s election, he had some paperwork to clear from his desk in Tallahassee. In signing 17 bills and vetoing one — the “toilet-to-tap” […]