MAYO — The Mayo First Assembly of God celebrated Valentine’s Day on Sunday night, Feb. 9, with a dinner hosted by Pastor Dale Croft and wife, Amy, at the beautifully decorated Community Center in Mayo.
MAYO — The foundation of our well-being as a society depends upon the domestic production of food. Our farmers and ranchers provide us with an abundant, nutritious food supply throughout the year.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Tobacco Workers Conference was held Jan. 20–23 in Louisville, Kentucky, where Chris Vann and Matthew Vann, father and son, shared their passion for the tobacco industry.
HAINES CITY — Lafayette FFA placed second out of 68 FFA teams that competed in the 2019 Florida FFA State Tool Identification Career Development Event at the Florida Leadership Training Center on Dec. 5.
LIVE OAK — Through its Operation Round Up program, the Suwannee Valley Electric Cooperative Foundation awarded 224 grants in 2019 — the program’s first year — for a total of $96,513.
MAYO — The former Hamilton County Development Authority executive director is now offering to help Lafayette County with its economic development.
MAYO — The Alachua County Household Hazardous Waste Department, in partnership with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Lafayette County Board of County Commissioners, is sponsoring a free “Toxic Round-Up” collection event this weekend.
TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Guardian ad Litem Program announced last week that Patricia Thomas is its new circuit director for the Third Judicial Circuit, which serves abused, abandoned and neglected children in Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor counties.
MAYO — Since being elected last June, State Representative Jason Shoaf stepped outside his comfort zone and took a crash course on health care issues.
MAYO — In the final Lafayette County Board of County Commissioners meeting of 2019, Chairman Anthony Adams asked his fellow board members to consider a Christmas present for veterans in the county: their own veterans services officer.
LIVE OAK — Brides, mothers and dads of the bride and all, the 11th annual Wedding Expo at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park will take place Jan. 12 in the Music Hall.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Lafayette FFA’s 2019 Florida FFA State Champion Meats Evaluation Career Development Event Team placed ninth at the 2019 National FFA Meats Evaluation & Technology CDE on Oct. 31.
TALLAHASSEE — A coalition of 55 organizations and businesses, the No Roads to Ruin Coalition announced Friday a statewide campaign devoted to stopping Senate President Bill Galvano’s plan for 300-plus miles of new toll roads.
TALLAHASSEE — Seven Lafayette County 4-H members competed recently in the North Florida Fair Farm Judging competition and one placed first in the state.
Isaiah 43:2, “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flames shall not consume you.”
WHITE SPRINGS — Throughout his education career with the Hamilton County School District, Rex Mitchell donated to the United Way of Suwannee Valley.
This Week's Circulars
Dennis Corbin, 36, Live Oak, FL passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020. He loved hunting, boating, riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle and helping his dad with cows. Dennis is survived by his parents: Tommy & Rita Corbin; daughter: Emma Corbin-Pittman; son: Karr Edward Corbin; brother…
Ms. Jewell B. Smith, 90, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, in Live Oak, FL following an extended illness she was the widow of the late Leroy Smith, Jr. and the daughter of the late Orb and Leona Chaplin Spivey. She is preceded in death by two brothers Jack Spivey and…
Jimmy Randall Robinson, age 72, of Live Oak, FL, passed away January 30, 2020. Please sign the guestbook at http://www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.net. Harris Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. is in charge of all arrangements.
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