Hendry County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hendry County, FL. (Page 7)

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  1. County's jobless rate shoots up againRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2014 | Hernando Today

    ... becoming too worried. Monroe County had the state's lowest unemployment rate - 3.8 percent - in February. Hendry County had the highest rate at 9.8 percent. "Job creation is the key to an opportunity economy, and February was a very strong month on ...

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  2. County's unemployment rate among lowest in stateRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2014 | St. Augustine Record

    ... in Florida. Its unemployment rate of 9.4 percent in February was second-highest in the state, trailing only Hendry County at 9.8 percent. Flagler's rate has declined considerably from last year when it was 11 percent. Putnam County was tied for the ...

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  3. Back to health, Florida panther runs wild againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    A female panther is released Monday, March 10, 2014, at Commissioner Ron Bergeron's Green Glades West ranch in Hendry County.

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  4. More workers enter job market Nearly 10,000 jobs have been added in...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... January at 6.2 percent. Flagler's unemployment rate last month was the second highest in the state, behind Hendry County's rate of 9.8 percent. Volusia tied with two other counties - Bay and Palm Beach - for the state's 31st highest unemployment ...

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  5. Pinellas unemployment drops in FebruaryRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... is in a tie with Hillsborough, Columbia and Suwannee counties, ranking 34 out of the state's 67 counties. Hendry County ranks No.1 with the highest unemployment rate of 9.8 percent. Monroe County ranks No. 67 with 3.8 percent. Unemployment held ...

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  6. South Florida adds 14,400 jobs as Miami-Dade unemployment drops in FebruaryRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Opportunity . Monroe County reported the lowest unemployment rate in Florida last month, at 3.8 percent, while Hendry County's 9.8 percent unemployment rate was the state's highest. The U.S. unemployment rate grew to 6.7 percent in February from 6.6 ...

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  7. BioNitrogen Corporation Announces a $9 Million Allocation From the...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... The cash proceeds will be used for capital equipment, engineering, closing costs and improvements to the Hendry County site, including feedstock and fertilizer services and related equipment. Hendry BN will operate on approximately 15 acres at the ...

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  8. Erratic driving leads to 2 drug arrests in Charlotte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Deputies arrested a Hendry County woman and a Lee County man on several drug related charges early Sunday morning after their vehicle was stopped for erratic driving.

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  9. Lynn Dasher Dies At 79Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... Archer. He proudly served his country Navy Air Corps from 31 Aug 55 to 30 Aug 59. He worked for many years for Hendry County Bridge and Road Department as a truck driver. He attended faithfully and was a member of Evangel Assembly of God Church in ...

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  10. CCSO arrests Hendry woman, Lee man on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County deputies arrested a Hendry County woman and a Lee County man on several drug related charges early Sunday morning after their vehicle was stopped for erratic driving.

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  11. Traffic stop leads to Charlotte County drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | FOX 4 Now

    A traffic stop early Sunday morning led to the arrest of a Lee County man and a Hendry County woman on several drug released charges.

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  12. Makers: Carl McAloose, Vann Ellison, Brenda IliffRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... so I believe that we will fill this place also. Lytle: You had plans or you may still have plans to expand to Hendry County over by Labelle. What were you planning to do out there and what's the status of that? Ellison: Well, we originally had put a ...

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  13. Field Notes: Segregation couldn't squelch enthusiasmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | The News-Press

    Sometimes, the people most enthusiastic about a place's history weren't born and raised there -- like, ahem, yours truly.

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  14. Newsmaker Q&A with Jennifer Benton: Abuse Counseling CEO battles violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | The News-Press

    Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit agency committed to serving victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking.

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  15. Chad Gillis: After several visits with George Billie, talks get productiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... Big Cypress Reservation, the largest of the Seminole reservations -- about 70 miles east of Fort Myers in Hendry County. Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki means "a place to learn." From the parking lot, the museum's buildings and grounds seem modern, well-built and ...

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  16. Back to health, Florida panther runs wild againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    A female panther is released Monday, March 10, 2014, at Commissioner Ron Bergeron's Green Glades West ranch in Hendry County.

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  17. Reporters Notebook: We were 'swangin' at panther releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... and watch it swim, run or fly away. Last week, photographer Andrew West and I drove two hours to southeast Hendry County to watch Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists release a female Florida panther (designated FP224) that ...

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  18. Campaign for Immokalee agricultural center dollars heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | The News-Press

    ... for the UF/Southwest Florida Research & Education Center at Immokalee. According to a memo forwarded by Hendry County Extension Director Gene McAvoy: The Florida Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Education is expected to budget funds for the ...

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  19. FWC returns rehabilitated panther to the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists released an endangered Florida panther March 10 on private property in southeast Hendry County.

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  20. Florida jobless rate drops to 6.1 percentRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | St. Augustine Record

    ... he state's lowest unemployment rate at 3.8 percent, followed by Walton County in the Panhandle at 4.2 percent. Hendry County, in the southern interior, had the highest unemployment rate at 9.8 percent, followed by Flagler County at 9.3 percent.

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