William Hatfield, Tallahassee Democrat

William Hatfield

Tallahassee Democrat

Tallahassee, FL, United States

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Past:
  • Tallahassee Democrat
  • Florida Today
  • The News-Press

Past articles by William:

Editor's note: Running offensive editorial cartoon was a mistake and we're sorry

The Tallahassee Democrat ran a syndicated editorial cartoon on Monday that was offensive to readers. → Read More

Rebuilding America: A letter from the editor, advertising director of the

We are resilient, we are generous, and we are committed to moving our community forward for generations to come. → Read More

'Giving Tuesday' is also 'Giving News Day'

We're encouraging our readers to support the work we do. → Read More

SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch visible from Tallahassee? It's possible

If clouds cooperate, it’s possible SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch -- launching from Space Coast -- could be visible from as far as Tallahassee → Read More

Separate wrecks on I-10 leave one dead, three injured and hours of gridlock

The latest crash comes hours after one person was killed and three were hospitalized after a chain-reaction car crash on I-10 eastbound near the Monroe Street. → Read More

TPD investigates shooting at apartments; 3rd weekend in a row rocked by gun violence

This is the third weekend in a row that has seen incidents of gun violence, according to a Tallahassee Democrat map and analysis of the shootings in 2019. → Read More

Rap artist JayDaYoungan arrested by Florida Highway Patrol for felony possession

According to media reports, JayDaYoungan was scheduled to appear later that day at the 2019 Rolling Loud festival in Miami. → Read More

Tallahassee Police investigate Texas Street shooting, the 23rd case of gun violence this year

The shooting was the latest in a rash of violence that has led city, community and faith leaders to call for calm. → Read More

FSU police: Man with a gun demands pizza from delivery driver outside Wildwood Hall

"According to the victim, the suspect demanded the pizza and implied he had a weapon in his vehicle. The driver handed over pizza." → Read More

Tallahassee Police: Man with gunshot wound dies after being found in car that hit power pole

The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating the death that occurred on Keith Street near the intersection of Kissimmee Street. → Read More

LCSO arrests suspect who was shot during gunfight in botched robbery

A man who was shot in a week-old gunfight with a victim during a botched robbery was arrested Thursday, the Leon County Sheriff's Office reports. → Read More

2019 Hurricane Season outlook: WeatherTiger lays odds; only firm forecast is massive uncertainty

WeatherTiger is here to make sense of the early forecasts and throw our own first look on the pile before returning to off-season hibernation. → Read More

Crash between pickup and Wakulla deputy’s vehicle expected to snarl traffic on Crawfordville Highway & SR-267

Crash between pickup and Wakulla deputy’s vehicle expected to snarl traffic on Crawfordville Highway & SR-267 → Read More

Driver tells Florida trooper bad GPS directions put him on track to collision with train

The driver sustained only minor injuries and was not transported to the hospital. He was cited for failure to drive on a designated roadway. → Read More

Four people shot in early morning shooting a block from FAMU

This is the 18th shooting in 2019 in Tallahassee and Leon County, according to a Tallahassee Democrat analysis and map of 2019 shootings. → Read More

Blue-green Meteor streaks across sky over north Florida: 'Absolutely incredible'

The fireball was caught by night owls, dash cams and surveillance videos across the region. → Read More

Meteor lights up sky in N. Florida, Georgia: 'Like someone turned on the stadium lights'

“It was absolutely incredible. It was like a ball of energy that flew across the sky.” → Read More

Meteor lights up sky in N. Florida, Georgia: 'Like someone turned on the stadium lights'

“It was absolutely incredible. It was like a ball of energy that flew across the sky.” → Read More

Tallahassee police investigating third shooting this weekend

The Sunday shooting is the third incident since Friday evening, when two separate shootings left three people injured. → Read More

Three injured in two separate overnight shootings in Tallahassee

A TPD officer did not know if the shootings were related, saying she had no information that they were or no information that they weren't. → Read More