The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Wewahitchka news source? Let us know!

Wewahitchka Newswire

Wewahitchka Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wewahitchka, FL.

Results 1 - 20 of 107 for "u:starfl.com" in Wewahitchka, FL

  1. School Board preps for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Star

    The board held a workshop prior to its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, using nearly two hours to Cliff's Notes several looming issues. One significant change for the new school year which begins in the fall is a state mandate that allow parents to enroll their children in the school of their choosing, county and district boundaries rendered all but meaningless.

    Comment?

  2. 5 Things to Do this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | The Star

    There is one thing Gulf County is known for and that is its sunsets. Whether looking out over St. Joseph Bay or the Gulf of Mexico, postcards are made nearly each and every day, weather permitting, of course.

    Comment?

  3. 2016 in review: To the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | The Star

    No matter what side of the political spectrum one resides, 2016 will go down as a doozy of an election year. For Republicans, in particular, this was a fine year locally as for the first time in history more Republicans were among the county's 10,000-plus registered voters than Democrats.

    Comment?

  4. Wewahitchka Medical Center hosts free quit tobacco classes in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | The Star

    New Year's is a common time for making resolutions to quit smoking or other forms of tobacco. If this is on your list, consider these tips from the Centers for Disease Control: New Year's is a common time for making resolutions to quit smoking or other forms of tobacco.

    Comment?

  5. Senior Citizens in need of emergency food fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Star

    The Gulf County Senior Citizen Association, Inc., is mounting an emergency fundraising effort to sustain the association's meal programs. The contracted funding for the meal programs has been exhausted since October and the association is in need of $15,000 in emergency funding to cover the shortfall; and purchase meals.

    Comment?

  6. Nixon selected School-Related Employee of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Star

    Wanda Nixon wondered why her husband Bruce was lingering in the office at Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School last Wednesday. “I thought he had a doctor's appointment,” she said, but still he was there, hanging out and conversing with her.

    Comment?

  7. Lana Harrison district Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Star

    Superintendent of Schools Jim Norton and Principal Jay Bidwell said they in Lana Harrison's classroom at Wewahitchka Jr./Sr. High School just to observe. A few seconds later, as a bouquet of roses was carried in by a contingent from the district offices, Norton offered to Harrison that the whole thing was a ruse.

    Comment?

  8. Ted Bundy inspired new Lister mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Star

    Wewahitchka author Michael Lister crossed paths, however tangentially, with convicted serial killer Ted Bundy while Lister worked for the Florida Department of Corrections. In that prior life as a prison chaplain, Lister once visited Florida's death chamber and electric chair in Starke.

    Comment?

  9. Port St. Joe girls ranked No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Star

    The Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School girls' basketball team took over the Class 1A top spot this week in a poll published by maxpreps. The lone loss of the season for the Lady Tiger Sharks came against a Class 8A Niceville team that reached the state semifinals last year.

    Comment?

  10. Senior Citizens in need of emergency food fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Star

    The Gulf County Senior Citizen Association, Inc., is mounting an emergency fundraising effort to sustain the association's meal programs. The contracted funding for the meal programs has been exhausted since October and the association is in need of $15,000 in emergeny fundin to cover the shortfall; and purchase meals.

    Comment?

  11. Gulf County Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Star

    On Monday, Nov. 28, Investigators S. Ferrell and P. Williams conducted a probable cause traffic stop on a silver Honda driven by Blake Caldwell Lincoln on State Road 71 and Lake Grove Road for having prior knowledge Lincoln's driver's license were suspended. A records checked confirmed Lincoln's license were suspended.

    Comment?

  12. Season arrives with a weekend of holiday eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Star

    The holiday season is underway and any evidence is provided in the coming days as holiday activities swing on to the stage. Starting this weekend, as a special Salt Air Farmers Market celebrates the season in Port St. Joe City Commons, through Christmas on the Coast the following weekend to the Wewahitchka Christmas Parade in a few weeks, the community is beginning to slap on the green and red.

    Comment?

  13. Red Christmas Stockings for Children's Christmas FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Star

    Children's Christmas Fund, a program of the Gulf County Sheriff's Department for needy children in Gulf County, has placed Red Christmas Stockings at area businesses again this year Children's Christmas Fund, a program of the Gulf County Sheriff's Department for needy children in Gulf County, has placed Red Christmas Stockings at area businesses again this year. We are hoping that through the generosity of the people in our area we can bring Christmas happiness to the children in need.

    Comment?

  14. Gulf County Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Star

    On Monday, Nov. 21, Deputy A. White conducted a traffic stop on a white Toyota van driven by Jeffrey Jonathan Rodriguez on State Road 71 and Stone Mill Creek Road in the northern area of Gulf County for a moving violation. Rodriguez told Deputy White his driver's license were suspended.

    Comment?

  15. FDOT plowing $25 million into county roads next five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Star

    Churning into a new fiscal year and with a legislative session arriving in a couple of months, the Florida Department of Transportation recently updated its five-year work plans across the state. In Gulf County, included under the District 3 umbrella, that could mean, if the plan plays out as currently crafted, some $25 million in road dollars for local projects.

    Comment?

  16. District salutes employees of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Star

    But teachers could scarcely perform that lifting without the extra hands, arms, legs and passison provided by an army of school district employees, many of whom operate well out of the spotlight. They are the glue, ensuring buses are maintained and driven safely, that buildings are clean, that the school day operates with the least distractions possible.

    Comment?

  17. Woman convicted in Wewahitchka batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Star

    On that day, Anna Marie Hood was standing in line at the Dollar General Store in Wewahitchka when Tiller attacked her, kicking, biting and punching her, causing great bodily harm.

    Comment?

  18. Much to appreciateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Star

    As the temperatures drop around the country, including here in Gulf County, a vision, provided by Ron Rudolph, that offers thousands of words regarding the many natural beauties we who live in this part of the world, along St. Joe Beach or St. Joseph Peninsula or Wewahitchka or Simmons Bayou or Howard Creek the resident, the visitor, will get the point.

    Comment?

  19. Finalists for district teacher of the year namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Star

    Down to four and soon to one, the process for identifying the district's Teacher of the Year is underway. Down to four and soon to one, the process for identifying the district's Teacher of the Year is underway.

    Comment?

  20. Master Gardener program beginning February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Star

    Master Gardeners are volunteer educators of the horticultural arts and sciences. With training from UF/IFAS Extension, Master Gardeners are active in their communities, offering leadership and guidance in gardening projects of all types and sizes.

    Comment?

Wewahitchka Job Listings
View or post Wewahitchka job listings on Topix.
Wewahitchka Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Wewahitchka from Topix.
Wewahitchka Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Wewahitchka on Topix.