Friday Aug 22
Fundraiser in Honor of Robert Eyer
They dished up Boston Butt, coleslaw and baked beans in support of Vivid Visions, who helps victims of domestic violence.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lynn Haven man dies in I-10 wreck
A 20-year-old Lynn Haven man died Friday from injuries he sustained in a one vehicle wreck on I-10 in Suwannee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
News 4 Jax
Body of missing Live Oak boy identified
Live Oak Police Chief Buddy Williams has confirmed the body of a child that was recovered Friday is that of 9-year-old Leo Walker.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
WJHG-TV Panama City
Lynn Haven Man is Killed in I-10 Accident
Florida Highway Patrol officials say 20-year-old Ian Raymond McKeever was driving a 2006 Toyota Tundra westbound in Suwannee County on I-10 near Mile Marker 286 at a high rate of speed.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Opinion: Making the case for a $30K raise
While serving two consecutive terms as county commission chairman, I worked very closely with County Administrator Randy Harris.
Guest column - Randy Harris saves the county money
We have a new bit of controversy brewing that a few people would like to use to once again divide our community: County Administrator Randy Harris's new contract.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Suwannee County Commission agenda for Aug. 19, 2014
Speakers from the audience will be allowed three minutes to speak on items listed within this agenda following recognition by the Chairman and must speak from the podium.
Missing child: Officials continue search on foot, door-to-door
Live Oak Police, Suwannee County Sheriff's deputies and department of corrections officers are continuing a search for 9-year-old Leo Walker, who went missing around 4 a.m. this morning.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Chamber seeks nominations for businesses of the year
The Suwannee County Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2014 small and large business of the year award.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
2 vehicles overturn in Live Oak crash
One vehicle, a large truck transporting ice, struck a dark grey Dodge Ram 1500, causing it to overturn and rest on its side on the north side of US Highway 90. The larger truck also overturned and lay in the middle of the highway.
County administrator inks 5 year contract; $30k raise
The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday night at their regular monthly meeting to amend County Administrator Randy Harris' employment contract, giving him a five year extension and a $30,000 raise as compensation for performing duties as public works director.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
SR 51 closed due to crash near Hal Adams Bridge
State Road 51 between the Ag station in Luraville and the Hal Adams Bridge leading into Lafayette County is closed to traffic as Florida Highway Patrol works the scene of a single vehicle crash, according to Lafayette County Sheriff Brian Lamb.
Mayo man arrested for grand theft of utilities, drug charges
A Mayo man was arrested Saturday and charged with grand theft of utilities and multiple drug charges after a search warrant revealed he was diverting electrical power and was in possession of a marijuana grow house, according to the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Live Oak Medical Center Proposal
"I think it would a great thing to have," says resident Barbara Givens. "We won't have to go out of town and it would be very convenient for us."
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Fort White motorcyclist killed in head-on collision
A Fort White man was tragically killed early Monday morning when his motorcycle traveled into the path of oncoming traffic and collided with a dump truck in south Suwannee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Suwannee County Fatal Motorcycle Crash
Zwick was traveling southbound on his motorcyle towards State Road 247 in Suwannee County.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
City of Live Oak proposes millage rate for 2014-15
The Live Oak City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night at a special called meeting to set the maximum proposed property tax rate to 8.2366 mils, an increase from the current roll back rate of 6.7810.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Lafayette Chamber needs working members
Leta Hawkins from the Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce recently gave an update on what is going on in the community, as far as chamber events and the chamber in general.