LIVE OAK — With time to commit to it and a desire to help people, Wade Thomas decided now was the time to run for office.
With recounts ordered in three races by Secretary of State Ken Detzner, the canvassing boards in Hamilton and Suwannee counties will meet Tuesday morning.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — Ron DeSantis will be the next governor of Florida, but who will be the state's U.S. Senator is still to be determined.
I am Sandy Hurst and would like to say it is indeed an honor and privilege to be a candidate for County Commissioner District 2, which covers Precinct 5 Bright Pond Baptist Church and Precinct 8 Cross Roads, here in Hamilton County.
Greetings from Fred S. Martin, candidate for Florida State House District 10. I ran for Sheriff of Suwannee County in 2012 and 2016. I have Police Ethics, and their Oath, periodically published in the Swapper, since 2013.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — While admitting that there’s a lot of choices available in this year’s election, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson made stops all across North Florida this week.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — While paying respects to their fellow candidate that passed away this weekend and thanking each other for running a clean race, the remaining three county commission candidates also touted their own values Monday night.
LIVE OAK — Longtime District 4 home and property owner Harry K. “Kin” Weaver Jr., a Republican, announces his candidacy for the District 4 County Commission seat.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — As he has remained on the campaign trail the past four weeks, at least one potential voter was surprised to see Mark Stewart at her door.
MAYO — I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and inform the people of Lafayette County on my intentions to run for County Commissioner of District 2.
Citizens of Live Oak, I am J.W. Yulee, your city councilman for District 1. It has been an honor and a privilege to serve you the citizens for the past 16 years. As your elected official, I have enjoyed the challenges as well as the successes.
FORT WHITE — Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson — businesswoman, water advocate, artist, organizer, wife and mother — filed paperwork March 29 to serve as Florida State Representative in District 10, which includes Alachua, Baker, Columbia, Hamilton and Suwannee counties.
JASPER — Agriculture is a constantly changing, complex industry, striving to meet the needs and concerns of its consumers and customers.
LIVE OAK — Business owners and city residents informed the city’s planning and zoning board about their frustrations with the Land Development Regulations at a workshop Monday.
MAYO — County commissioner Anthony Adams will be running for re-election for the District 4 seat on the Lafayette County Board of County Commissioners.
Greeting citizens of the City Of Live Oak: allow me to introduce myself Tommie L Jefferson, to most “Rev. Jefferson.” It is indeed a great pleasure and an honor to have an opportunity to campaign as a candidate for mayor of the city of Live Oak. The position of mayor has importance and value…
MAYO — My name is Henry McCray, son of the late Harold and Helene McCray. I am asking for your consideration for Lafayette County Commissioner District 2.
It has been a great honor and privilege to serve our community and families for the past eight years as Lafayette County School Board Member, District 1.
I have been honored to serve Lafayette County as your County Judge and Acting Circuit Judge for the past 12 years. It would be a privilege to continue to serve our community for the next term and I will qualify at the appropriate time.
This Week's Circulars
Ronald Paul Battey, 63, passed away on September 16, 2019 in Live Oak, FL. He was born October 20, 1955 in Miami, Florida to Vernon and Gloria Marie Battey (Gorsuch). He was of the Catholic faith and he worked as a Deputy Sheriff Correction Officer with Martin County Sheriff's Department for…
Gladys Allbritton, 92, Live Oak, FL passed away on Friday, August 30, 2019. The Sparta, TN native lived most of her life in Live Oak and was a member of Beulah Baptist Church, Live Oak, FL. Mrs. Allbritton is survived by her daughter: Darlene Allbritton Gaylord (Ricky), Plant City, FL; numer…
Mrs. June Lee, 75, passed away on September 8, 2019 at Shands Medical Center in Gainesville, FL following an extended illness. She was born June 6, 1944 in Live Oak, Florida to Franklin Heweitt and Caroline Rosier Heweitt. She was of the Christian faith and lifelong homemaker. June was a lov…
Wilson M. Boone, 72, passed away peacefully, Thursday, September 5, 2019 at home surrounded by family. He was born December 10, 1946 in O'Brien, FL to the late Willie Boone and Virginia Irene Curl Boone. In 1980 he moved to Live Oak, FL. Wilson Married his Wife Barbara February 19, 1983. The…
- O’Brien man killed in Thursday morning crash
- Court denies Kirby’s appeal
- SCSO investigating SMS shooting threat
- Pedestrian killed in Lafayette County
- Hal Adams Bridge to close next week for inspections
- Rodriguez: Flea Across Florida? I can barely get across Live Oak
- Church fence leads to heated argument at Jennings meeting
- Suwannee County’s $94.75M tentative budget approved
- Jasper teen shot in face
- String trio returns to Live Oak with friends