| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:11 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Candi Fisher interrupted herself, trying to collect her thoughts and fight back tears.
For 21 seconds she paused. Fisher, the first lady of Florida State football, was thinking about her youngest son and the cloud of uncertainty...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- During a team meeting Thursday, Florida State linebacker Telvin Smith stood up and addressed his teammates with a speech that those in the room later classified as one of the most stirring, emotional pleas they had heard.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Bongi Rudder, MD, has joined the staff of Sanford Aberdeen Clinic. She is a specialist in hematology and oncology.
As a hematologist, Rudder specializes in studying, diagnosing and treating disorders of the blood, blood-forming organs and blood...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Franklin County (Pa.) Commissioner Robert L. “Bob” Thomas said he has been receiving good news as he recovers from a bone-marrow transplant.
Thomas, who has myelodysplastic syndrome, wrote in an email that his blood counts are increasing...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Sanford birthday celebration
When: 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, community invited
Refreshments: birthday cupcakes and coffee
Free screenings: Derma Scan, bone density testing, pulmonary function testing, blood oxygen screening, blood pressure, fall assessments,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Morbius and Spider-Man go way back: The living vampire was first introduced to Marvel Comics readers in the pages of […]...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Franklin County (Pa.) Commissioner Robert L. Thomas underwent a bone-marrow transplant this week and is expecting to start another round of chemotherapy Friday.
Thomas, 58, announced May 17 that he had been diagnosed with the blood- and bone-marrow...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Franklin County (Pa.) Commissioner Robert L. Thomas is scheduled to be admitted July 1 to the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore to prepare for a bone-marrow transplant.
The donor for the July 9 procedure will be his daughter, Bobbie Brown, according to...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:29 PM
At least one member of Allentown City Council will not be present for the much-anticipated vote on the city’s water and sewer lease tonight. Councilman Cynthia Mota has been hospitalized in Venezuela for nearly a month and is still not well enough...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:27 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Jimbo Fisher may have helped lead his football team to a conference championship last fall, but his family, like many others, continues a fight of a different kind.
This week, while visiting with doctors at the University of Minnesota's...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Cancer has a way of tilting perspective.
Ask Stephen Joly.
After his discharge from the Army in 1975, Joly worked as a grease monkey for a Chrysler dealership, then joined his family's steel construction business a few years later when his grandfather...