Suwannee County Newswire

Suwannee County Newswire

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  1. Bible Baptist Church in Suwannee County Receives PSC's Triple E AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Capital Soup

    The Live Oak's Bible Baptist Church's website, highlights "faith like a grain of mustard seed." As an appropriately planted mustard seed grows a congregation, the church also grew their efforts to become more energy efficient, lowering energy costs by 53 percent and earning the Florida Public Service Commission's November Triple E Award for Energy Efficiency Efforts.

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  2. Fatal Suwannee County Crash Results in FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTXL

    Suwannee County Fire Rescue said that a has reported a fatal car accident that resulted in the car catching fire. SCFR said that the Suwannee County Sheriffs Office and Florida Highway Patrol were called to the single car crash around 1:30 p.m. on 224th St in O'Brien.

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  3. Troopers Release Identity of People Injured in Suwannee County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | WTXL

    Troopers have released the identity of the people hurt in an accident that sent a 6-year-old, a 17-year-old, and an Live Oak police officer to the hospital for serious injuries. The Florida Highway Patrol said that Officer Quinton Swader was traveling with his emergency lights on Thursday evening, when he had to swerve sharply to miss an improperly parked tractor trailer.

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  4. Pansy Elizabeth BodenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... to 11 a.m. at Beggs Funeral Home. She was born on March 31, 1931 in Tarpon Springs, Fl. and lived in Suwannee County before coming to Madison in 2012. She was a member of Live Oak Church of God where she was a church secretary for 30 years. She ...

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  5. Lake City Man Charged with Second Degree MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | WTXL

    A Lake City man is behind bars in Suwannee County after confessing to law enforcement about a murder early Monday morning. It happened at 216th Street in Lake City.

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  6. Jubilant window washer in a onesie has the right attitude about choresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Mashable

    Marquis Jones, a 15-year-old from Suwannee County, Florida, is here to teach us everything we need to know. On his birthday last Thursday, Marquis decided to get the party started early and listen to some Michael Jackson while completing his early morning chores.

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  7. Florida Votes 2016: Suwannee County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    With incumbent Tony Cameron deciding not to run for County Sheriff, Suwannee County voters will decide on Nov. 8 who their new sheriff should be among this pool of candidates: Fred Martin,Sam St John, and Alton K. "Buddy" Williams III. Fred Martin lives in Suwannee County and has been running for sheriff for 5 years; this election marks his second run.

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  8. Florida Votes 2016: Suwannee County Schools SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... new ideas as well." "I've been in education for about 37 years, and for 18 years I've lived and worked in Suwannee County. I am very concerned about us being a 'C district' and that 60 percent of our students are below grade level. You can't be an ...

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  9. Statewide Meeting Was a Diamond CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... service to agriculture. Young Farmer and Rancher Achievement in Agriculture Award: Doug and Deanne Carter (Suwannee County) Young Farmer and Rancher Excellence in Agriculture Award: Dean Cheshire (Alachua County) Young Farmer and Rancher Discussion ...

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  10. Young Farmer Exceeds in Excellence StatewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... Courtney Davis of Okeechobee County, Buck and Norabeth Carpenter of Madison County and Kevin Wright of Suwannee County. Contestants were judged on the basis of their involvement in agriculture, leadership ability, participation in Farm Bureau and ...

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  11. Florida Votes 2016: Suwannee County Commission District 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Voters in Suwannee County will choose between Christopher Furst and Ronnie Richardson for District 5 county commissioner in the Nov. 8 election. Furst moved to Suwannee County in 1990 with his wife.

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  12. Florida Votes 2016: Suwannee County Commission District 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    With Nov. 8 quickly approaching, voters in Suwannee County ready themselves to not only vote for a new president but also for a new county commission. Jesse Caruthers, who turns 62 on Saturday, was county commissioner from November 2000 to November 2012 and has been a cattle farmer since 1990.

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  13. Suwannee Woman Airlifted After ATV CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | WTXL

    Crews with Suwannee County Fire Rescue were dispatched to the intersection of 185th Road and 96th Street around 10PM on Friday, where they found an ATV that had overturned. The passenger on board of the ATV sustained serious head injuries and was airlifted to UF Health in Gainesville.

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  14. Troopers Say 1 Dead After 3 Car Crash in Suwannee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | WTXL

    Troopers said that a three car crash in Suwannee County has taken the life of one 76-year-old man. The Florida Highway Patrol said that Ronald Smith was driving his car down U.S. 90 east in Live Oak, just before 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

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  15. FHP: Clermont man arrested after four-county chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Daily Commercial

    ... could face several charges, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Around 9 a.m. sheriff's deputies in Suwannee County tried to stop a pickup truck, but the driver eluded them, FHP troopers said. Suwannee deputies contacted FHP, and a trooper ...

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  16. Child Dead After Flipping ATV in Suwannee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WTXL

    SUWANNEE, COUNTY, FL. -- A child injured in an ATV accident Saturday has died, according to Suwannee County Fire Rescue.

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  17. North Central Florida Counties Work to Increase Recycling RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... important parts of the county's plan to promote recycling. Dennis Rafferty, the recycling coordinator for Suwannee County, said that the majority of the county's recycling credits come from tires from local race tracks that are recycled in ...

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  18. Two locals to the rescuefighting firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Kelly Greene Greene Publishing, Inc. Two local young men, Matt Milliron, 23, of Lee, and Tanner Greene, 33, of Madison, have chosen the risky profession of fighting fires, both locally and out-of-state.

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  19. Madison County High School golf team plays onRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... tch for the Cowboys will be on Thursday, Sept. 22 at the Madison County Country Club against the Bulldogs of Suwannee County High School. That match is scheduled to tee off at 3:30 p.m.

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  20. Cowboys rush past BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Rick Patrick Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County High School Cowboys got their 2016 campaign off to an impressive start in Live Oak on Friday, Aug. 19 with a resounding victory over the Suwannee County High School Bulldogs 35-7.

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