Florida voters will be asked in November to allow all registered voters to cast ballots in an open primary with the top two vote-getters advancing to the general election.
LIVE OAK — With more than three decades of experience in the field, Laure “BeBe” Roberson III is looking to put that knowledge to work as Suwannee County’s property appraiser.
JASPER — Lisa St. John, owner of the “historic Old Shepherd House” in Jasper, has converted this little slice of Hamilton County history into a hometown café that will serve residents and visitors.
LIVE OAK — With time available to devote to the position, businessman Franklin White is seeking to bring his conservative values to the Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners.
LIVE OAK — After more than three decades of experience with land surveying, Jay Carrier has decided to seek the office of Suwannee County Property Appraiser.
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.
This Week's Circulars
Michael A. Stellabotte, Jr., 94, Live Oak, FL passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020. The native was a WWII Veteran while serving in the Navy and was of Catholic Faith. Mr. Stellabotte is survived by his three daughters: Jessica (Greg) Hammock, Live Oak, FL, Ingrid (Ed) Stokes, TX, Jennifer (…
Mr. Robert B. Dozier, 74, Live Oak, FL passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Shands UF in Jacksonville, FL following an extended illness. He was the son of the late Marvin Allen and Janet Britt Byrd Dozier, Sr. Mr. Dozier was preceded in death by his daughter, Dolly Dozier and a brother,…
James G. Cordry, 67 of Branford, FL. passed away on Tuesday March 10, 2020. He is preceded in death by his parents; Claudia Mae and Edward Cordy and one brother Larry Cordry. James is survived by his wife Nancy Branch Cordy, one daughter, Kristy (Steven) Harris of Mayo, FL., one son Derek (A…
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- Live Oak Council declares state of emergency
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