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  1. Hill Romps In East Bay V8 FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | National Speed Sport News

    On short notice, East Bay Raceway Park's V8 Warriors joined USAC's wingless sprint cars as part of the final series to wrap up the 39th anniversary season for the track's Winternationals events. A field of nine cars ran an eight-lap heat and a 15-lap feature with Tommy Hill of Clewiston, Fla., the big winner in his car owned by Dave Rose.

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  2. mentalhealthclinicthubmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Hendry-Glades Behavioral Health Center ended its contract with the state Wednesday. The center operated two clinics, one in Clewiston and another in Labelle.

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  3. Mental health facility closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NBC2 News

    The two facilities, one in LaBelle and the other in Clewiston, serve thousands of patients across Central and Southwest Florida. Employees are upset to be out of work, but say it's their patients they are most worried about.

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  4. Study: Fla. schools spank black students more frequentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Palm Beach Post

    ... inland counties. The closest one to Palm Beach County: neighboring Hendry County, which includes the towns of Clewiston and LaBelle. (NOTE: The map shows the 28 counties that reported paddling students in 2012-13, but four counties have since ...

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  5. Cold Shelters Open For Third NightRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Southwest Florida Online

    Hendry County announced today that Cold Weather Emergency Shelters will be open tonight at 6:00 pm at the United Way House, located at 133 N. Bridge Street in LaBelle, and at the Clewiston Youth Center, located at 110 W. Osceola Avenue in Clewiston. While not expected to be as cold as last night, the weather is expected to be extreme enough in Southwest Florida to open shelters for the third night in a row this week.

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  6. 10 Tour MilestonesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | FLW Outdoors

    ... 2. Where It All Began: The company staged its inaugural FLW Tour event on Lake Okeechobee in January 1996 in Clewiston, Fla. The Tour's pro-am format, which allowed pros to maintain control of the boat and fishing waters throughout tournament hours ...

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  7. Cold Weather Shelter Opens In CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Southwest Florida Online

    Hendry County announced today that Cold Weather Emergency Shelters will be open tonight at 7:00 pm at the United Way House, located at 133 N. Bridge Street in LaBelle, and at the Clewiston Youth Center, located at 110 W. Osceola Avenue in Clewiston. The shelters will be open until 7:00 am Friday.

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  8. Obituaries - Patricia Phillips, John BarfieldRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... Avery officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Denaud Cemetery, LaBelle. John "Allen" Barfield, age 61 , of Clewiston, passed away February 15, 2015 in Clewiston. He was born Aug. 5, 1953 in Pahokee, FL, to the late Ruben Ernest and the late Mary ...

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  9. Former employee accused of fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Highlands Today

    David Wayne Blair, 48, 720 N. Hacienda St., Clewiston, was charged with two counts of third-degree grand theft and two counts of criminal use of personal identification. The arrest came after Robert Brack Trucking found that $450 from its checking account was used to pay a Century Link bill and $1,089 was taken to pay a Sprint bill, the warrant said.

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  10. How's Your Memory - Free Testing DayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... for seniors but for people of all ages. No appointments are necessary. The memory bus will be available at the Clewiston Public Library, 120 W. Osceola Ave, Clewiston, FL 33440 on February 19, 2015 from 10:00am - 2:00pm. According to the Alzheimer's ...

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  11. Lake Placida s Raveen Gobourne connects with a pitch during Fridaya s game with Clewiston.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Highlands Today

    The Lake Placid Green Dragons hosted the Clewiston Tigers in softball action on Friday and it was the Tigers who came away with a 7-2 victory. The Dragons were a bit short-handed with some players having just finished with basketball season and coach Alesia Cheshire believes the team will have a solid season.

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  12. Isabelle Laidler Wins Weather Poster ContestRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Southwest Florida Online

    Florida Department of Emergency Management Director Bryan Koon and members from Florida DEM, Miami Weather Service and Hendry County Emergency Management were on hand to present the Severe Weather Poster winner Isabelle Laidler, from Central Elementary in Clewiston, Isabelle is Hendry County's second winner in six years, and joins a small list of winners this year from around the state.

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  13. Union Protests Food Service Privatization At SchoolsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Southwest Florida Online

    The Hendry County School Board is scheduled to meet Tuesday, February 10, at 5:30 p.m. in Clewiston, FL to vote on whether to release a Request for Proposal [RFP] to privatize the school food service program, including all employees, for bidding to outside businesses. The motivation behind such efforts is by elected Superintendent Paul K. Puletti.

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  14. Donovan Thomas Graduates From Army Combat TrainingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... rst aid, and Army history, traditions, and core values. Thomas is the son of Gerard Nedd and nephew of Mae Hill of Clewiston, Fla. He is a 2011 graduate of Clewiston High School, Clewiston, Fla.

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  15. Clewiston School undergoes lockdown after social media threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | NBC2 News

    ... to patients. Hendry County Sheriff's Office investigated a report of threats posted on social media involving the Clewiston Middle School Wednesday morning. Early reports of gun shots were false. They expect updates later in the day. The lockdown ...

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  16. Weather challenges full moon fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Highlands Today

    ... Visit FloridaLakesMaps.com. Dave Douglass is a bass fishing guide and teacher on twenty lakes from Kissimmee to Clewiston. The full article can be accessed at FloridaBassFishingForecast.com. Main website: HighlandsBassAngler.com. Phone: ...

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  17. Fox Wins Walmart BASS Fishing League Gator Division Event On Lake OkeechobeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | FishingWorld

    ... Beach Gardens, Florida, won the Jan 31. Gator Division event on Lake Okeechobee with a 23-lb, 9-oz. (Feb 2, 2015 - CLEWISTON, FL.) Ty Fox of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 23 pounds, 9 ounces Saturday to win the ...

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  18. Fox Flips Up Big O VictoryRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | FLW Outdoors

    Ty Fox of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., won the Jan. 31 Gator Division event on Lake Okeechobee with a 23-pound, 9-ounce limit to claim an $8,000 payday. CLEWISTON, Fla.

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  19. Allan Quaid - Sugar Industry Pioneer Dies At 72Read the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... and loved ones. A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11:00 am at AkinDavis Funeral Home, Clewiston, FL. Please join us to honor his memory and celebrate his life. There will be a lunch to follow at the Clewiston Inn at 1:00 ...

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  20. Osinski Leads Wire-To Wire, Wins Rayovac FLW Series Southeastern Division Opener On Lake OkeechobeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | FishingWorld

    Val Osinski of Pompano Beach, Florida and Moses Wilson of Clewiston, Fla. won the Pro Angler and Co Angler Southeastern Event.

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