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Silent no more

Opinion By Greg Jackson For years I have heard about the disgusting treatment of women in politics and wondered why folks stood by silently without uttering...

Who is Alexander Smith? In his own words…

From the Alexander Smith campaign Who is Alexander Hendrix Smith? A man with a humble beginning! As a result, he is a humanitarian with a...

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City budget debate: How much reserve is enough?

Analysis By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice The Budget Debates: Part One - a recurring issue Dr. Ray Shackelford is an Apopka resident who can...

Say “Hi” to the bad guy …

The VOICE of discourse Opinion By Greg Jackson   Though I am strong-willed and known to zealously speak out for those things I believe to be right,...

Lamphere gives his firsthand account of Puerto Rico

The VOICE of Compassion Opinion From Pastor Todd Lamphere I am rarely at a loss for words, but describing what I saw in Puerto Rico leaves me...

Meriweather returns to Apopka and the people he loves

The VOICE of Business feature: Takeout Waiter Brandon Meriweather is a great guy. He played a hard-hitting brand of football that he carries throughout his...

City of Apopka, now is not the time to take a knee

Opinion By Greg Jackson As wildfires ravage whole communities, hurricanes remain a constant threat and America tries to heal from the worst mass shooting tragedy, folks...

Why aren’t gun related incident studies being federally funded?

Emergency responders and doctors are reduced to sharing anecdotes when they should be compiling evidence. By Jeremy Samuel Faust of slate.com An emergency department after a mass...

This ice cream is awesome!

Opinion By Greg Jackson   This past week, when I heard about the most recent vote by the Apopka Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) to allocate one...

The Apopka Voice launches a new website, and a new approach to journalism

The VOICE of Solutions Welcome to The Apopka Voice's new website. Take some time and look around. We think it's a cleaner, more topical site which makes...

Bankson: “We want growth, but it must be sustainable”

Opinion From Apopka City Commissioner Doug Bankson As an instrument rated pilot, I was taught to think several moves ahead. It is not only more efficient,...

NASCAR here I come

Opinion By Greg Jackson Roses are red and tulips are swell, if professional football players protest during the anthem, I will protest the NFL. Before anyone gets...