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Chiefland man is killed as deputies respond to domestic disturbance

Levy County deputies killed a Chiefland man Nov. 16, Thursday, after they responded to domestic disturbance. Three LCSO Patrol Division deputies responded to 7450 NW 110 St. to a domestic disturbance at 8:40 p.m. that ended in the death of 34-year-old Michael Wesley Goodale. If you subscribe to the

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:33:00

School Board approves plans for new CMHS

If the School Board of Levy County gets its way, there will be a new Chiefland Middle High School built in the next five years. The Board Nov. 14 voted unanimously to include such a project in its Five-Year District Facilities Work Plan, which districts are required in Florida to submit. The Board

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 18:04:00

Ces second grade students give thanks

Laura Wilson's Class What dose Thanksgiving mean to you? It means I get to see my family and I don't see them that often- Miah What doses thanksgiving mean to you? Its about sering food and being kind- Franklin I am thankful that I have a mom and family- Angelena Thanksgiving is of sharing food-

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 19:03:00

Clay Landing Days is coming to Manatee Springs State Park

Manatee Springs State Park will be holding Clay Landing Days, a living history event, Friday, Nov. 24, and Saturday, Nov. 25. Clay Landing Days will bring you to a time when the Seminoles and Settlers lived in the Clay Landing area. There will be Covered Wagon Rides that take you on the North Trail

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 18:28:00

Students with disabilities are thriving in public schools

Florida celebrated Disability History and Awareness Week last month, and the Levy County school district took the chance to reflect on its students with disabilities and their achievements. There are 937 students in Levy County with identified disabilities, and 83 percent of those are being educate

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:53:00

Tax bill passes House, Senate is next

The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" Thursday, Nov. 16, by a vote of 227-205. Thirteen Republicans voted against the resolution along with 192 Democrats. Two Democrats did not vote. The 450-page resolution amends the 1986 Tax Code. U.S. Congressman Neal Dunn

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:44:00

Haven Hospice president: 'We're in this community for the long haul'

Staff writer Gayle Mattson wants Chiefland and the surrounding communities to know that Haven Hospice is here to serve them for the long run. That was the clear message the president of Haven Hospice delivered in her talk to the Suwannee Valley Rotary Club Nov. 16, on the heels of the closure of

CHIEFLAND CITIZEN - 2017-11-21 17:15:00

Need holiday cheer? Here's where to get it

Yes, we know you haven't even gotten through Thanksgiving, but the holidays, it seems, are already upon us. If you need a little nudge in the holiday cheer department, here are a few events that should help: Dec. 1 They'll "Light the Village" at Haile Village Center from 5 to 9 p.m. with horse-and-c

GAINESVILLE.COM - 2017-11-22 01:07:05

Dine and Stay in Ocean City raises $71K for United Way

Representatives from restaurants and hotels participating in Dine and Stay United celebrate raising over $71,000 for United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore between June 1 and Sept. 30. (Nov. 24, 2017) United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently announced the results of the Dine and Stay United co

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Bobby Baker and rise of good times in Ocean City

printed 11/24/2017 Bobby Baker and Ocean City - The one-time king of the smooth operators in the U.S. Senate and a small resort town on the Maryland coast. What does Baker, congressional bag man and wheeler-dealer who died at 89 years of age on Nov. 12 in St. Augustine, Florida, have to do with Ocea

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

25th annual 'Winterfest of Lights' kicks off Ocean City holiday season

Now celebrating its 25th year, Ocean City's Winterfest of Lights, which will extend through December 31, officially kicked off the resort town's holiday season. Published by Reed Shelton Ocean City's Winterfest of Lights, now celebrating its 25th anniversary, has officially kicked off the holiday s

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US Wind to install fewer, but taller, turbines

Siemans 6 MW turbine (Nov. 24, 2017) While little has changed on the Ocean City side of the dispute between the resort and the companies that have contracted with the state to harvest wind power from the shoreline, the technology has advanced where US Wind has the opportunity to install fewer, albe

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 23:59:59

Sports complex gets even more so

(Nov. 24, 2017) Several county elected and other officials said this week they had no knowledge of Ocean City's interest in constructing an outdoor sports complex, as they continue their own efforts to build a facility somewhere in Worcester. County Administrator Harold Higgins and Kelly Shannahan,

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 23:59:59

OC Recreation Boosters donate to youth programs

(Nov. 24, 2017) The Ocean City Recreation Boosters recently donated $7,750 toward the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department's youth programs held in the fall. "This year the OC Recreation Boosters gave over $46,000 to help financially support youth programs," Ocean City Recreation Boosters Pres

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 18:56:10

OC Approves $28M Bond To Finance Convention Center Expansion, Public Works Projects

The Roland E. Powell Convention Center on 40th Street bayside is pictured. File photo by Chris Parypa OCEAN CITY - Officials in Ocean City this week approved on second reading a $28 million bond sale that will finance several large projects, but not before hearing opposition from the public. On Mond

THE DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 14:06:39

Ribbon cutting for new platform tennis courts

(Nov. 24, 2017) The Ocean Pines Association will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its newest addition to the Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex. The ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 11 a.m. will mark the grand opening of two new platform tennis courts, located at 11443 Manklin Creek Road in Oce

OCEAN CITY TODAY - 2017-11-22 20:04:44

Unknown liquid at Pelham High prompts early dismissal

PELHAM - Pelham High School students were sent home early Tuesday after a report of an unknown liquid in the building. The school resource officer was first made aware at 11:25 a.m. that a student had brought the bottle of liquid to the school. Additional officers were called in to assist in the inv

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-22 08:59:00

Pelham High School dismissed after unknown chemical found

Pelham High School was dismissed early Tuesday because of an odor from an unknown chemical. There were few details immediately available, but Pelham police said classes were canceled early for the day because of the unknown chemical in a container. Police and fire officials were investigating. This

WMUR.COM - 2017-11-21 18:32:00

Ring in the holidays with Santa parade

Retired Dep. Fire Chief Kevin Connors is the grand marshal of this year's Santa Parade. One of their own gets the top honor at Sunday's annual Santa Parade hosted by the Andover firefighters. Lifelong resident and recently retired Deputy Fire Chief Kevin Connors is the Grand Marshall of the 2017 San

ANDOVER TOWNSMAN - 2017-11-23 09:00:00

Mulkerin motivated to go out a winner

BILLERICA -- Long before he wore a Billerica High football uniform, Morgan Mulkerin spent the fourth Thursday in November sitting in the stands rooting on his beloved Indians against Chelmsford. In a rivalry that dates back to 1927, according to The Sun archives, and is chock-full of thrills and Tu

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2017-11-23 12:00:15