Tori Lynn Schneider, Tallahassee Democrat

Tori Lynn Schneider

Tallahassee Democrat

Tallahassee, FL, United States

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Recent:
  • Tallahassee Democrat
Past:
  • nwfdailynews
  • Gainesville.com
  • Ocala Star-Banner
  • The Palm Beach Post
  • Herald-Tribune
  • news-journalonline
  • USA TODAY

Recent articles by Tori:

Greek Food Festival returns to Tallahassee after two-year absence

After not being held in 2020 due to the pandemic, the festival returned to Holy Mother of God Greek Orthodox Church this weekend. → Read More

Tallahassee Police on scene with armed, barricaded suspect at University Green Condos

Tallahassee Police are currently on scene at University Green Condos in the 1900 block of Corvallis Ave. → Read More

Tallahassee restaurants for vegan and vegetarian diners: An ultimate food guide

Here's an overview of some of the many vegan and vegetarian food options available in Florida's capital city. → Read More

Tallahassee bicyclist dead after being hit by Wakulla County driver

A Tallahassee bicyclist is dead after being hit by a woman driving an SUV in Wakulla County Saturday. → Read More

'Come see us': Inside local Regeneron site, commander implores COVID patients to seek treatment

The site, in the former Sears in the back of Governor's Square Mall, has the capacity to treat up to 320 patients per day. It's seeing under 100. → Read More

Local WWII vet, Purple Heart recipient John Haynes honored with 'Dream Flight'

Haynes' flight is part of a two-month-long campaign to take 1,000 WWII veterans into the air. → Read More

Florida POW-MIA Bracelet Memorial unveiled in Tallahassee

On Friday, POW-MIA Recognition Day, a dedication ceremony was held for the state's new POW-MIA Bracelet Memorial, located just in front of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on South Monroe Street. → Read More

'I knew everything would change': Leon County's 9/11 memorial design revealed

The 9/11 memorial, planned to be complete by the end of 2021, will be located at the American Red Cross Capital Area Office on Easterwood Drive. → Read More

Brittany Steier's family still grieving a year after her murder as they look to 'God's redemptive power'

For the first year after her daughter's death, Betsy Goehrig couldn't sleep. → Read More

City unveils 'first of its kind' Tallahassee Bystander app to record interactions with police

The City of Tallahassee and the Tallahassee Police Department introduced a "first of its kind" mobile app to record interactions with officers. → Read More

Gun rights advocates rally at Capitol to push for open carry in Florida

With empty gun holsters strapped to their belts, around 50 gun rights advocates rallied at the Florida Capitol Monday afternoon. → Read More

Leon County Superintendent Rocky Hanna makes masks mandatory for K-8, drops opt-out option

As COVID cases surge, LCS Superintendent Rocky Hanna strengthens the district's mask mandate, defying an executive order from Gov. Ron DeSantis. → Read More

Sheriff's Office searching for 'person of interest' after fatal shooting outside Gadsden ER

As part of the homicide investigation, GCSO is searching for Tyshebia Woods, "a person of interest." Woods was last seen driving a "smoke gray" colored Nissan SUV on Highway 90 towards Tallahassee. → Read More

'I beg you to get vaccinated': TMH VP sounds alarm as hospital sets record in COVID patients

"This is no longer people with co-morbidities in their 70s and 80s but otherwise healthy people in their 20s 30s and 40s," Derzypolski said in a Facebook post Sunday. "These people come in begging our doctors for the vaccine but it is too late for them." → Read More

From in front of a judge to court intern: Marie Rattigan's teenage arrest story goes viral

The 25-year-old has dedicated her life to fighting injustice and will soon set herself on the path to becoming a lawyer. → Read More

Tallahassee Police, FDLE searching for 13-year-old boy Darius Swain missing from Leon County

The Tallahassee Police Department and Florida Department of Law Enforcement are searching for a 13-year-old boy named Darius Swain missing from Tallahassee. → Read More

LCSO: Driver kills two after fleeing traffic stop and crashing into car; deputy also injured

Two people are dead after a driver fled from Leon County Sheriff's deputies and crashed into another vehicle early Sunday. → Read More

Leon County lynching historical marker remembering four victims, revealed in Cascades Park

The historical marker was made possible by a partnership between the Tallahassee Community Remembrance Project and the Equal Justice Initiative. → Read More

'A life skill:' Local girls learn hair braiding at Phenomenal Tresses Youth Braiding Camp

The three-week course teaches the girls the basics of hair braiding. → Read More

FHP: Wrecker operator seriously injured in hit and run DUI in southern Leon County Friday

A wrecking truck driver was seriously injured after being hit by a driver who fled the scene Friday, July 9. → Read More