Suwannee County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Lafayette Elementary improves to B grade-Preliminary district grade is BRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... district. Last year they got a C grade and and the three prior years they received a B grade. In contrast, Suwannee County's preliminary district grade is a C and Hamilton County is an F grade. According to the FDOE website, elementary, middle and ...

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  2. Finger lickin' fun: Smokin' on the Suwannee returns this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    The largest barbecue competition in the south kicks off Friday and will be held at the Suwannee County Coliseum on 11th Street in Live Oak.

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  3. Hamilton school district gets preliminary F gradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... and in 2011 a C grade. In contrast, the preliminary district grade for Lafayette County is a B grade and Suwannee County is a C grade. "We've looked at, analyzed and re-analyzed some of the data," said Superintendent Thomas Moffses. "It doesn't do ...

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  4. Ortiz re-sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... Ortiz was sentenced by Third Circuit Judge David Fina in December of 2013 for the April 2012 murder of Suwannee County resident David Napier when Ortiz was 16. On the count of first degree murder, Ortiz was sentenced to life in prison with the ...

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  5. Rubio staffer to hold office hours in Suwannee County ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    A staff member from Senator Marco Rubio's office will be available at the following times and locations to meet one-on-one with citizens needing assistance dealing with issues such as Social Security, Medicare, Veterans Affairs benefits, immigration, the IRS, or any federal agency.

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  6. Suwannee County Commission meeting agenda for July 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... as the matter can be heard, consider approval of the recapitulation of the Fiscal Year 2013 Tax Roll for Suwannee County. (Sharon Jordan, Suwannee County Tax Collector) Public Concerns and Comments. (Filling out of Comment Card required, and forward ...

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  7. Tobacco Free Suwannee encouraging local residential buildings to go smoke-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... Le Chateau Apartments has already implemented smoking-free policies. Tobacco Free Suwannee would like to see Suwannee County property managers follow this example. "There's a fear of alienating resident smokers, but most communities that have taken ...

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  8. Smokin' on the Suwannee July 18-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    The largest barbecue competition in the south is coming to Live Oak on July 18-19, and will be held at the Suwannee County Coliseum.

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  9. Social media: The latest crime fighting tool?Social media: The latest ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... from Costa Rican authorities in 2005. He was serving time for attempted murder. Robert Evans: Wanted by Suwannee County S.O. since 2009 for violation parole after indecent assault on a child under 16-years-old. Santos Aleman: Escaped from Miami PD ...

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  10. Back to School Bash set for Aug. 9 in Suwannee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... a.m. The Bash is a community-wide event which provides free backpacks and school supplies for children in Suwannee County. Hundreds of organizations and individuals come together for this event where students and their parents receive a message of ...

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  11. Fishing for success: Jason Hunter turns attention to pro anglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... family loaded their suitcases once again and moved back to the Sunshine State, and planted their roots in Suwannee County. Hunter eventually graduated from Branford High School in 2001 and was ready to enter the real world. He was also ready to ...

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  12. CareerSource North Florida-An overviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... Hamilton, Suwannee and Taylor counties. Administrative offices are in Madison with a satellite office in Suwannee County. There are also two mobile units. One is in Perry every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The other one goes to Greenville, ...

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  13. Live Oak native retires as commander of the Florida Army National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... was born on June 14, 1950, in St. Petersburg and later moved to Columbia County before sinking his roots in Suwannee County. At the age of 14, Tyre and his family became Suwannee County residents. Four years later, in 1968, Tyre walked across the ...

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  14. Alvin Jackson named county economic development directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday night, July 1, to approve the contract for Alvin Jackson Jr., who has been named the new economic development director.

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  15. Wellborn bicyclist killed in accident versus carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... shoulder oriented in a westerly direction. The Wellborn resident was pronounced deceased at the scene by Suwannee County EMS. The accident is under investigation and charges are pending. The blood alcohol content results for Price are also pending. ...

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  16. Suwannee County Airport turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    Suwannee County Airport is located approximately two miles west of Live Oak in North Central Florida halfway between Tallahassee and Jacksonville.

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  17. Suwannee County sets tentative millage rate for 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously recently to increase the proposed property tax rate to 9.3989 mils, an increase from the current rate of 9.0. Commissioners can lower the millage rate at any time prior to the final hearing, but it cannot be increased.

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  18. McAlpin man in critical condition after Friday crash in SuwanneeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    A McAlpin man sustained critical injuries in a single vehicle crash Friday afternoon in Suwannee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  19. On tap for today: Reminder, celebrate America's independence locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... provide free shuttle buses to transport guests to downtown Live Oak at 4 and 7 p.m. If you live in Southern Suwannee County, the Branford River Reunion at Hatch Park is the place to be today. At 2 p.m., the Rotary Club Duck Race will be held at Ivey ...

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  20. Rant & Rave for July 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Suwanee Democrat

    ... everyone to blame but themselves or their precious family. I have seen so many complaints concerning the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office that I felt it necessary to help correct that injustice. A few days ago we had a problem with a stray dog that ...

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