Slight risk today for severe thunderstorm to develop where primary threats are hail up to golf ball size and winds up to 70mph. Time frame for these storms to possible pop up look to be around 4-5pm and will continue through the night.
05-12-06 - A small plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Gainesville Friday.
It took off from the Gainesville Municipal Airport around 11:00 a.m. Minutes later, the motor died at about 300 feet in the air.
The pilot was able to glide the Cessna P210 down in a field off County Road 404 just north of the airport. He and one passenger were the only ones onboard. They were not hurt. The plane was damaged very little.