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Suwannee Democrat

June 25, 2014

Morning Update, Wednesday, June 25

Live Oak —

Good morning. Here's a look at what's happening today. 

Weather:

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Wednesday night calls for a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

Best bets for today:

Book Club for Adults at the Live Oak Library. The Live Oak Public Library will be hosting a Book Club for Adults on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 2 p.m. in the conference room. Join us to discuss your latest read. Refreshments will be served. Please call the library at 386-362-2317 for more information.

On this day

Battle of Little Big Horn 



On this day in 1876, Native American forces led by Chiefs Crazy Horse and Sitting Bulldefeat the U.S. Army troops of Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer in a bloody battle near southern Montana's Little Bighorn River.

Upcoming events:

Live Oak Freedom Festival, July 4. Click here for more information

Branford River Reunion, July 4. Click here for more information

Our poll question for the week:

What do you think Live Oak is missing? Vote at suwanneedemocrat.com.

In case you missed it:

Branford's River Reunion turns 30

Chicken wing, alcohol leads to crash

Shooting victims released from hospital



Traffic:

LAFAYETTE COUNTY

State Road 51   Daytime lane closures from Mayo to the Taylor County line to repair ditches. 

SUWANNEE COUNTY:

County Road 49  Possible daytime lane closures after 8:30 a.m. three miles south of  U.S. 90 for drainage improvements.

County Road 137  Daytime lane closures after 8:30 a.m. between U.S. 90 and Eighth Avenue in Wellborn for building a new sidewalk.

Irvin Avenue (State Road 51)  Daytime lane closures after 8:30 a.m. between Evergreen Avenue Southwest to Walker Avenue (just south of the roundabout) for constructing a new sidewalk.

 

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