LIVE OAK — Carolyn Saft, the horticulture agent and Master Gardener volunteer coordinator, at the UF/IFAS Suwannee County Extension Office has been promoted.
WHITE SPRINGS — “We might not be the ones to change the world. We might not belong to the few that ‘put a ding in the universe.’ We might not be something the whole world would celebrate. But...in the little corners that we live; in the lives that we’ve played a part in, we should be nothing…
LIVE OAK — Florida’s fresh water crisis will be the topic of discussion when John Dunn visits the Live Oak branch of the Suwannee River Regional Library System next week.
DOWLING PARK — The book club at the Jo Kennon Public Library in Dowling Park will be reading and discussing “The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes” this month.
LIVE OAK — Suwannee County parents and students will have the opportunity to “Meet Your Teacher” over a three-day period before the start of the 2019-20 school year.
TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has purchased an additional 160 acres in Columbia County within the Ichetucknee Trace Florida Forever project.
FORT BLISS, Texas — SGM Benjamin T. Starling just completed the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Course, the Army’s capstone leadership course for senior enlisted soldiers, and was selected for promotion to Sergeant Major.
LIVE OAK — A former Suwannee High standout and Florida State linebacker will have a book signing Monday at the Live Oak branch of the Suwannee River Regional Library.
LIVE OAK — Tobacco Free Suwannee and Tobacco Free Lafayette are encouraging local sports leagues and programs to establish tobacco free policies as part of an effort to protect youth from tobacco initiation and exposure to secondhand smoke.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — U.S. Air Force Airman Anakkin C. Harrell recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
DOWLING PARK — Pesty garden critters will be the topic of Thursday’s gardening workshop with the Master Gardeners at the Jo Kennon Public Library in Dowling Park.
LIVE OAK — The son of famous Cold War pilot Francis Gary Powers will be returning to the Live Oak branch of the Suwannee River Regional Library System this month.
LIVE OAK — District 1 councilwoman Robintina Reed will receive the annual “Leading By Example” award from Live Oak native Dr. Tim Tooten Sr. this week.
Do you remember going on a field trip in elementary school? Getting out of the normal routine, the smell of fresh air and seeing something new? Do you remember how excited you were?
RANCHETTES — District 5 Commissioner Ronnie Richardson will be hosting a town hall meeting later this month at Anchor Baptist Church’s fellowship hall.
LIVE OAK — Striving for unity in the community, Christian Mission in Action Ministries has scheduled its annual pre-Thanksgiving luncheon.
MAYO — Lafayette Elementary School has announced the Students of the Month for September. The Student of the Month for grades kindergarten to second is Adylin Severance.
This Week's Circulars
JoAnn Christie, 57, Live Oak, FL passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019. The Jacksonville, FL native moved to Live Oak from Jacksonville in 1977 and was of Baptist faith. Mrs. Christie is survived by her husband of 31 years: Howard Christie, Live Oak, FL; three sons: Robert E. Moore, Jr., Liv…
- Sommers remembered for dedication to community
- HCI officer arrested for unlawful compensation
- Community grieves as county fire chief laid to rest
- Food service worker charged after having sex with inmate
- Flood watch issued for Suwannee County
- Live Oak man killed in crash Saturday
- UPDATED: Sommers, county public safety director, killed in crash
- Gamble not seeking re-election
- Bulldogs run past Hornets in Kickoff Classic
- McAlpin man arrested for smuggling operation at MCI