Suwannee Democrat

Suwannee Democrat

February 28, 2013

Democrat Morning Update for Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013

Live Oak — Weather:

  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 14 mph.

  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

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Traffic information:


Interstate 75 Daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Thursday for northbound traffic between State Road 6 (Exit 460) and the Georgia line for paving. Two lanes are closed between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. to pave the center lane. The speed limit is reduced to 60 mph during lane closures. No lanes are closed from 6 a.m. Friday until 8 p.m. Sunday.


County Road 354 Daytime lane closures between US 27 and State Road 51 (Hal Adams Bridge) to provide pavement markings and cleanup for the new bike trail on the north and east side of the road.

State Road 51 Daytime lane closures between County Road 354 and the Hal Adams Bridge to provide pavement markings and cleanup for the new bike trail on the east side of the road.

No updates for Suwannee County.

Best Bets

* Boy Scout Troop 408

Meets on Thursdays from 7-8:30 at the American Legion Post 107, 10726 142nd St., Live Oak. This is approx. 5.5 miles south of town and 1.5 miles east of Hwy. 129. Membership is open to boys ages 11-17. Join us for camping, hiking, canoeing, and many other outdoor activities.

* Wellborn neighborhood watch   

We meet the last Thursday of each month  at the Blake Lowe Building on 4th Avenue in Wellborn.  We start with a social get together at 7 p.m. with a covered dish dinner and have a  relaxed general  discussion on the events in the community.   Immediately following dinner we have an invited speaker to broaden our knowledge of what is happening in our county.   Each month we have a speaker that will be interesting and informative.  Call Ruth Ford @ 386-963-5334 if you have any questions.

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