Hendry County Newswire (Page 4)

Hendry County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hendry County, FL. (Page 4)

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  1. Additional Evacuation Shelter ReadyRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    Hendry County has opened Upthegrove Elementary School for additional shelter in LaBelle for residents needing to evacuate to safety from Hurricane Irma beginning at 10am, Saturday, September 9, 2017. Upthegrove Elementary School is located at 280 Main St. LaBelle, FL 33935.

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  2. Gov. Rick Scotta s evacuation order hits close to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Gov. Rick Scott's $15 million waterfront mansion is along a Naples coast that could get up to 12 feet of storm surge. He evacuated his family to Tallahassee on Friday.

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  3. Last Pickups For Hendry Hurricane ShelterRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    LaBelle, Fla. - Buses will be available in Clewiston to transport evacuees from the mandatory evacuation zone in eastern Hendry County beginning at 10am, Saturday, September 9, 2017.

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  4. DeSoto, Hendry & Glades Hurricane Irma infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | NBC2 News

    Emergency Operations Center is discussing whether to open more shelters. The shelters are staffed by volunteers from the Hendry County Community Emergency Response Team and/or Red Cross.

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  5. Emergency Transportation For Hurricane EvacueesRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    Transportation for evacuation of Hendry County residents in the mandatory evacuation zone in western Hendry and Clewiston will be available beginning at 10am, Friday, September 8, 2017. The mandatory evacuation zone includes the City of Clewiston, Hookers Point, Harlem, Flaghole, Montura Ranch Estates and the communities located within the Mid-County MSBU which includes Ladeca, Pioneer Plantation and Leon-Dennis Subdivision .

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  6. For Our Friends in Hendry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Lehigh Acres Gazette

    ... includes Ladeca, Pioneer Plantation and Leon-Dennis Subdivision (Al Don Farming Road). Please be reminded that Hendry County has already issued a voluntary evacuation for all residents in non-slab built homes, mobile homes, trailers and R.V.'s. If ...

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  7. Voluntary Evacuations Encouraged For HurricaneRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    Hendry County is under a hurricane watch as of 11am Thursday, September 7, 2017 according to the county administrator's office. Note the the National Weather Center has indicated at 11:24 a.m. Thursday * Jupiter Inlet southward around the Florida peninsula to Bonita Beach * Florida Keys * Lake Okeechobee * Florida Bay * Cuba from Matanzas province eastward to Guantanamo province The County is encouraging voluntary evacuations for residents residing in all low-lying areas.

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  8. Glenn Taylor Dies At 79Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... as chairman for most of those years. Glenn was very proud of his many years as a cane farmer around Glades and Hendry County, but if asked he would say his greatest achievement were his children, grandchildren, and his great-grandchildren. He was ...

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  9. Emergency Room Plans To Be Open During Any StormsRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... dependent, hearing impaired, mental health impaired, wheelchair bound, etc.) must be pre-registered with Hendry County Emergency Management by calling 863-674-5400 or . The special needs ...

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  10. Emergency Operations In Hendry/GladesRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    Hendry county has this afternoon declared the county to be under emergency rules due to the possibility of damage from the hurricane which tonight is still approaching the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean, at least four days from Florida. The National Hurricane Center's latest predictions for the Hendry/Glades county area indicates at this time the odds are low for hurricane force winds, stating probabilities at 40% chance of 39mph winds, 10% of 58mph winds and, 0% of 74mph winds.

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  11. 2018 Pioneer Family Nominations At MuseumRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    LaBelle Heritage Museum will present a list of families who have lived and still live in the LaBelle community area a minimum of 50 years to the Swamp Cabbage Festival Committee at its October meeting for possible selection as 2018's Pioneer Family at the November meeting. The museum has a list of eligible families, some who have lived in the area before the creation of Hendry County and others who just meet the 50 year requirement, who would embody the spirit of what constitutes a "Pioneer Family" but would also like suggestions of families deserving recognition for making LaBelle "special" from the community at large.

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  12. 2nd man guilty in Hendry County party bus rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A second man was found guilty in the 2013 rape of a teen on a party bus in Hendry County, according to the State Attorney's Office. They said Joshua Dale Bryan, now 22 years old, of Palmdale, was found guilty of two counts of sexual battery on the same victim by multiple people.

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  13. Second man found guilty of Hendry County party bus rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LABELLE, Fla. A second man was convicted Friday in the 2013 rape of a 16-year-old girl on a party bus.

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  14. Secondhand Smoke In VehiclesRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    The Tobacco Prevention Program at the Florida Department of Health in Hendry, along with the SWAT youth, gave a presentation about the effects of secondhand smoke on children in vehicles to the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners.

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  15. Florida panther killed by vehicle; 22nd death this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the female panther's remains were found Thursday in Hendry County near Dinner Island Ranch Wildlife Management Area.

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  16. Florida Panther Killed By Vehicle; 22nd Death This YearRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2017 | News Talk Florida

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says the female panther's remains were found Thursday in Hendry County near Dinner Island Ranch Wildlife Management Area. Officials say the panther was about a year old.

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  17. Driver In Critical Condition After Early Morning CrashRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... a tree before coming to rest in a ditch on the south shoulder. De Santiago was transported by Medic Five (Hendry County EMS) to Lee Memorial Hospital. He is in critical condition and according to the FHP was not wearing a seatbelt. Tests for alcohol ...

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  18. Suspect arrested in connection with death of Clewiston teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    CLEWISTON, Fla. A 16-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the death of 17-year-old Jeremy Penton , the Hendry County Sheriff's Office said.

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  19. Arrest made in murder case of Clewiston teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | NBC2 News

    The Hendry County Investigators arrested 16-year-old Damien Claro Friday night for the murder of 17-year-old Jeremy Penton of Clewiston.

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  20. Damian Claro Arrested In Murder Of Jeremy PentonRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | Southwest Florida Online

    On August 25, 2017 at approximately 5:36 pm Hendry County Investigators have arrested 16 year old Damian Claro in the murder of 17 year old Jeremy Penton of Clewiston, Florida. On August 6, 2017, Hendry County Deputies received a call of a body lying on the ground.

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