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Friday A chance of drizzle before noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night Cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 7 mph
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No updates for Suwannee County
Interstate 75 Daytime lane closures for northbound traffic starting at State Road 6 (Exit 460) to the Georgia line for resurfacing beginning with the outside lanes. No lane closures are allowed from 6 a.m. Friday to 8 p.m. Sunday. The speed limit is reduced to 60 mph during lane closures.
US 41 Possible daytime lane closures after 8:30 a.m. between the Columbia County line (Suwannee River Bridge) and US 129 just south of Jasper to work on drainage improvements in preparation for resurfacing.
US 129 Daytime lane closures between the western city limits of Jasper and the Georgia line after 8:30 a.m. for resurfacing.
County Road 354 Possible daytime lane closures between US 27 and State Road 51 (Hal Adams Bridge) for construction of a new bike trail on the north and east side of the road.
State Road 51 Possible daytime lane closures between County Road 354 and the Hal Adams Bridge for construction of a new bike trail on the east side of the road.
South Main Boulevard (US 41) Possible daytime lane closures in both directions near Southwest Crescent Street (just south of Lake City Plaza) for construction of a northbound left turn lane to the new Family Dollar store.
State Road 47 Possible daytime lane closures for northbound traffic at the new Clay Electric site south of Lake City and trucks entering and leaving daily.
US 441 Daytime lane closures from Northeast Frasier Lane (just north of Interstate 10) to the Georgia line Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to repair the roadway shoulders.
Best bets for today:
- Flu vaccine available at the Health Department
Seasonal influenza vaccine is now available at the Suwannee County Health Department. Vaccine is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. The charge is $15 for adults and is free of charge for persons age 6 months through 18 years.
For more information call the Suwannee County Health Department at 386-362-2708.
The Suwannee County Health Department is located at 915 Nobles Ferry Road in Live Oak.
- Recovery By The Numbers group of Narcotics Anonymous Meets Wed and Friday at 7:30 p.m. at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1391 11th St. S.W. Live Oak 386-249-3505 or Help Line # 866-352-5323, http://uncoastna.org Recovery by the numbers is not affiliated with St. Lukes
- Alcoholics Anonymous
Meetings are held on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m. The meetings are at Nobles Ferry Road next to Meridian Behavioral Health Center. For more information, please call 386-362-4221 or 386-688-3133.
- Live Oak Garden Club
Meets on the 3rd Friday of each month, for a luncheon and a program for "all gardeners". The Live Oak Garden Club is also an ideal location and facility for a wedding reception, baby shower, family reunion, suitable for any event up to 100 people. Visit our website at www.liveoakfloridagardenclub.com or phone Sara at 386-364-4189 for additional information.
Live Oak —
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- Ortiz sentenced to life in prison
Lighting of Live Oak Christmas tree, tonight
The city of Live Oak will kick off the Christmas season with the lighting of the city Christmas tree on Thursday, Dec. 5 beginning at 6 p.m. at Millennium Park in downtown Live Oak. The tree lighting will take place at 6:15 p.m. with a visit from Santa at 6:30 p.m. Santa will arrive in grand style on a Live Oak Fire Department fire truck. Music, cookies and hot chocolate will be provided.
Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park announces 2014 Suwannee River Jam country artists
Special ticket price per person for all 4 days of the Jam is only $75, but hurry, offer ends at MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
- Suwannee Democrat, Mayo Free Press and Jasper News to give away 8-foot Christmas stocking
Live Oak Lights the Christmas Tree tomorrow
What: Music, Christmas Tree Lighting…and Santa Comes to Live Oak!
When: Thursday, Dec. 5 starting at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Millennium Park
Who: Open to the public, everyone should come!
Christmas on the Square” will begin a day early
Friday Night starts something new. “The 29th Annual Christmas on the Square” will begin a day early. Get started with the Jingle Bell Fun Run/ Walk. It is a 1.9 mile route around the downtown area and ends where it starts, at the Train Depot. Additionally, there is a FREE” Street Block Party”, bring a chair and enjoy music.
- Spread holiday cheer with manatee, sea turtle decals
- FDOT schedules public meetings on 5-year transportation plan
Morning Update for Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013
Good morning. Dense fog forecast for this morning. Please use caution when on the roads.
Suwannee Lights returns to SOS Music Park
Drive through more than 5 million lights
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