White Springs town clerk retiring after 18 years
Jasper - White Springs Town Clerk Shirley Heath will be entering the world of retirement in January and she is nothing short of ecstatic and anxious to spend time with her husband and family and maybe do a little traveling.
White Springs takes lease ownership of tourism center
Jasper - At the Dec. 10 meeting of the White Springs Town Council, the town agreed to sign a lease agreement with the state of Florida Park Service to lease two of their buildings, the tourism center and the old library building.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Democrat Says - Light up the Christmas season
This time of year can be quite busy for many with all the Christmas shopping, cooking, Christmas parties, church plays and traveling to visit family.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Dep Suggests Green Gifting this Holiday Season with a Florida State Parks Annual Pass
With the holiday season upon us and the search for the perfect gift continuing, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection suggests giving a Florida State Parks Annual Pass this year.
Jewett St. back to normal in White Springs
Jewett Street in White Springs, which was completely washed out thanks to Tropical Storm Debby in June, 2012, has finally been repaired.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
EXCLUSIVE: One Local Man Speaks Out After Hundreds Are Laid Off
"I don't know. I don't know where it goes from here," explained Justin Hughes one of the 250 White Springs Potash Corporation Employees who lost their job last week.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
White Springs to lose 350 jobs
Farley is White Springs town manager; he said he found out about the layoffs four hours prior to the employees.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
White Springs Christmas parade delights the crowd
The town of White Springs ushered in the holiday season Friday night with their annual Christmas parade to the delight of hundreds of folks from near and far who came out to experience the joy of the season.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
White Springs Christmas parade is tomorrow at 6 p.m.
The town of White Springs is geared up and ready for Christmas and the Special Events Committee has been working hard to get everything organized for the Annual Christmas Parade, which will take place on Friday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. The parade will travel down US 41 and end at Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park where hotdogs, cookies and ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Local Chemical Complex Lays Off Hundreds Of Workers Before The Holidays
Tallahassee FL- Around 250 Potash Corp. employees at the Suwannee River Chemical Complex lost their jobs Tuesday.
Why Potash Corp. Continues To Cut Production And Jobs
Less than a week after I penned a report entitled, " Potash And Phosphate Inventories Still Above Year Ago Levels Despite Falling Prices ", Potash Corp. has decided to take another step to cut costs by laying off workers at both its phosphate chemical plants and at select Potash mines.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
PotashCorp officials announce layoffs at Aurora facility
Officials for PotashCorp Aurora announced Tuesday that the company is laying off 10 percent of its workforce, cutting 85 jobs.
PotashCorp cuts jobs, mines amid nutrient downturn
PotashCorp revealed sharp production cutbacks, including mine closures, in a cost-cutting drive, prompted by "challenging market condition", which will cost one-in-six of its employees their jobs.
PotashCorp White Springs announces operational and workforce changes
White Springs Agricultural Chemicals, Inc announced today that it will permanently close the Suwannee River chemical plant - one of two plants at the White Springs facility - during the second half of 2014.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Morning Update for Monday, Dec. 2, 2013
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
WSVFD granted 6 month ISO compliance extension-Recruitment remains top concern
Members of the Hamilton County Fire Council met on Monday, Nov. 18, to brainstorm and find workable solutions to issues facing the fire departments.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Skunkie Acres Zoo To Close Down After Neighborhood Complaints
A sign at the front gate advertises the admission fee to tour Skunkie Acres Zoo, located at 608 SW Sophie Drive in White Springs.