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The capital of Florida, in the northwest part of the state. Near the site of a former Native American village and a Spanish mission, it was selected as the location for the territorial capital in 1824 because it was midway between Pensacola and St. Augustine.
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(Placename) a city in N Florida, capital of the state: two universities. Pop: 153 938 (2003 est)
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(ˌtæl əˈhæs i)

the capital of Florida, in the N part. 136,812.
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Noun1.Tallahassee - capital of the state of Florida; located in northern Florida
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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TALLAHASSEE: A gunman opened fire in a Florida yoga studio on Friday, shooting six people and killing two of them before class members fought back and the attacker killed himself, police and authorities said.
Summary: Tallahassee (Florida) [India], Oct 3 (ANI): The suspected gunman who opened fire at a yoga studio in Tallahassee on Friday possibly died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Chief of Police Michael DeLeo said.
A nearly 800-year-old tradition will be observed in Tallahassee January 31 when the Catholic Bishops of Florida gather to celebrate "The Red Mass of the Holy Spirit."
Tallahassee, FL, November 02, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Maybe you attended last weekend's Florida Jazz and Blues Festival in Tallahassee, Florida, and didn't want it to end.
Auto Business News-August 23, 2016--ZT Motors acquires interest in Kia AutoSport Tallahassee
New York (AirGuide - Inside Air Travel) Wed, Dec 17, 2014 - Offering more routes within Florida than any other airline, Silver Airways is further cementing its position as the airline of choice for business and leisure travel within the Sunshine State with new routes and improved frequencies starting February 12, 2015: Just in time for the legislative session, Silver has announced new and additional frequencies between Tallahassee and key business markets throughout the State of Florida, including Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Tampa and Palm Beach.
* Michael Crews, secretary, Florida Department of Corrections, Tallahassee, Fla.
Thomas Eric Peterson were joined in marriage on May 16, 2009, at five o'clock in the evening at Saint Paul's United Methodist Church in Tallahassee, Florida.
American Eagle Airlines is to add a second daily flight on its route between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Tallahassee, Florida from 1 August, the airline announced on Wednesday.
January 12-15, 2007 * Florida State University * Tallahassee, Florida

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