8 hrs ago
Suwannee County School Board meeting notice for June 25, 2013
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the SUWANNEE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD will meet in the School Board Meeting Room, 702 - 2nd Street, NW, Live Oak, Florida, on the following date and times.
12 hrs ago
Suwannee Country Club welcomes golf legend Don Branske
The Suwannee Country Club recently welcomed aboard the legendary golfer, Don Branske, as a staff member.
17 hrs ago
Freedom Fest to celebrate America
Melody Church of Live Oak will be hosting their inaugural Freedom Fest on Saturday, June 29. Pastor Darrin Baldwin hopes that this celebration of freedom and fun will become an annual family tradition.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Fast food employee robbed at First Federal Bank
Two fast food employees were robbed Saturday night while making a night deposit at a local bank, according to the Live Oak Police Department.
Morning Update for Monday, June 17, 2013
HAMILTON COUNTY: Interstate 75 Nighttime lane closures between State Road 6 and the Georgia line for northbound traffic Sunday through Thursday after 8 p.m. for placing the final layer of asphalt on the center lane requiring two lanes to be closed.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
String Cheese Incident, STS9, Big Gigantic Suwannee Hulaween
Flyers for an event dubbed "Suwannee Hulaween" have been making the rounds at Bonnaroo this weekend and on social media from those who have shared an image of the ad.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Ethics commission: No probable cause found Jarvis misused databases
Live Oak - The state of Florida Commission on Ethics has ruled there was no probable cause found to determine former Third Circuit State Attorney Robert L. "Skip" Jarvis Jr. misused his position while in office or used information not available to the general public for the benefit of himself or another person by utilizing databases to make ... (more)
Rant & Rave - June 14, 2013
Reality check! More grant $$ for the Crapps mansion? How many people will walk this trail? How much is parks & rec spending on this? How many people visit the museum to enjoy the taxpayer electricity? What is the function of the passenger terminal, how much did it cost, who pays the power? Old city hall, how many people walk in the building daily, ... (more)
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Democrat Says: Invest in the city
When most people hear the word invest they automatically think of money. We believe money should be spent, and spent wisely, in the future of the city of Live Oak's growth, but we also believe that folks need to invest their time and resources.
Suwannee County Commission meeting agenda for Tuesday, June 18, 2013
SUWANNEE COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS JUDICIAL ANNEX BUILDING 218 PARSHLEY STREET SOUTHWEST LIVE OAK, FLORIDA 32064 TENTATIVE AGENDA FOR JUNE 18, 2013, 6:00 P.M. Invocation Pledge to American Flag ATTENTION: The Board may add additional items to this agenda.
Live Oak City Council round-up
The Live Oak City Council had their regular meeting on Tuesday, June 11, at Live Oak City Hall.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Pilgrim's pride sign
Although the involvement of JBS with the Pilgrim's Pride facilities takes a slightly different approach, it remains invested in and accessible to all its chicken-processing plants.
Live Oak man seriously injured in Sunday wreck
A Live Oak man was seriously injured in a wreck early Sunday morning when his vehicle left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a tree, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Watch Branford FFA 'live' in action from the convention in Orlando
Live Oak - Florida Future Farmers of America will be holding their 85th Annual Florida FFA Convention & Leadership Conference in Orlando this week.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
City of Live Oak regular council meeting agenda - June 11, 2013
Live Oak - 1) Invocation 2) Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag 3) Approval of the May 14th and the May 21st Council meetings 4) Mayor Garth R. Nobles, Jr. - Matters of the City 1) Appointment of a voting delegate to the Florida League of Cities Annual Conference 5) City Clerk - John Gill 1) Final reading of Ordinance No.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Live Oak - Wellborn Blueberry Festival Rain or shine, the 20th Annual Wellborn Blueberry Festival will kickoff today at 2 p.m. in historic downtown Wellborn.
Suwannee seniors: Embarking on life's journey
Today marks the official last student day for the 2012-13 school year, but for Branford High School seniors, it means graduation day.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Local couple wins cyberstalking case
Jasper - Hamilton County Judge Sonny Scaff ruled in favor of Tom and Madeline Moore of White Springs and placed an injunction against Joe E. Griffin, also of White Springs, ordering him to cease and desist posting defamatory comments about the Moores and to remove any such defamatory comments from his blogging website.
UF-CARD receives over $3K for autism
Mayo - On Monday, May 13, Peggy and Martin Grill of Mayo presented a check in the amount of $3,179.88 to Dr. Gregory Valcante, director of the University of Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities .
When history meets change
History and tradition are of great worth even in our fast paced society. Each individual can think of something in their life that has always held a special place in their heart because of tradition - hunting Easter eggs, an annual fishing trip, or family reunions at the beach.