There are local events commemorating the life, the words and, most importantly, the dream of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. each year.
In a society where it is often considered politically incorrect to talk about matters of faith, the Suwannee Democrat, Jasper News and Mayo Free Press are asking their readers to share their faith with the entire community.
This week, newspapers across the nation recognize National Newspaper Week and the theme — Journalism Matters Now More Than Ever — points to the importance of accurate reporting, watchdog journalism, strong editorials, comprehensive public notices and a free, open public forum that can be eas…
As both Mark Herron and Darren Elkind, the two opposing lawyers in the Oct. 25 public hearing regarding Helen Miller’s seat on the White Springs Town Council, agreed: the council took upon itself a solemn responsibility with the hearing.
When Branford and Suwannee seniors receive their diplomas this weekend, it will mark the end of the school year and the end of graduation season here as Melody Christian and Westwood have both already held their commencements.
Reading the SunLight Project piece “Kill or No Kill” about euthanizing dogs and cats in communities throughout Georgia and north Florida may inspire people to save a pet from the animal shelter.
The difference between the news media and Donald Trump is the press upholds his right to speak his mind, while he would deny ours to inform you, the public.
Too many people don’t like the news media because of the conventional notion, advanced by our critics, that journalists are cavalier with the facts and report the news with bias.
Each February is Black History Month, or National African American History Month, in the United States. Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month. Other countries around the world, including Canada and the United Kingdom, also dev…
You have heard the saying before that “seat belts save lives”. First responders say it all the time. The Florida Highway Patrol puts out press releases constantly hitting home that point. FHP’s crash reports that are sent out to media outlets have a box under each crash victim’s name that st…
It’s here and it’s not going away. We know you get tired of all the campaign ads and candidates talking on every program when you turn on the TV. The ads will only continue to grow in numbers.
The Suwannee Democrat is seeking two citizens to serve on its editorial board, currently comprised of Publisher Myra C. Regan and Editor Jeff Waters.
You know all those events that Suwannee County has each year? The ones that a lot of you go to, such as Jazz, Arts and Blues Festival, Raid on the Suwannee, parades, and other events?
Live Oak honored its military veterans Wednesday in grand style with a parade, a moving ceremony and a free lunch for veterans and their families following all that.
Part of a government’s function is to provide for public services to its citizens when those services couldn’t be provided elsewhere. An early principle of capitalism dictates that markets should be free from government control. However, the government acts when the country sinks into a depr…
- SCSO investigating deaths of three children
- Investigation continues into death of three children
- Another arrest made in Branford shooting
- State Attorney’s Office requests more information into deaths of local children
- Funeral arrangements set for three children found dead Sunday
- Remembering Suwannee: Exley moves to Suwannee County, continues diving exploits
- Suwannee River Jam lineup announced
- Man charged with murder told 911 he 'choked' two women
- Cattle deaths lead to withdraw of Purina feed
- Jennings clerk, manager salary raises questioned