Features http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/features/todaysfeatures en CHS Class of '96 to reunite http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/chs-class-96-reunite <p> Chiefland High School Class of 1996 will be celebrating their 20-year reunion on Saturday, June 4.</p> <p> In memory of the classmates we&rsquo;ve lost, the Class of 1996 is accepting donations for a Memorial Scholarship in their honor to be awarded to a 2016 Chiefland High School graduate.</p> <p> For details on the reunion, scholarship or to make a donation, please visit: www.ChieflandHigh1996.com&nbsp; or www.GoFundMe.com/CHS1996.</p> <p> For more information, call 727-686-3735 or visit chieflandhigh1996@yahoo.com.</p> Old caboose gets moved to new home http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/old-caboose-gets-moved-new-home <img src="http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/sites/www.chieflandcitizen.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/caboose_being_lifted.jpg" alt="It took some really big cranes to pick up the caboose." title="It took some really big cranes to pick up the caboose." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> The Levy County Historical Society has turned yet another page in the history of Levy County by purchasing the Atlantic Coast Line caboose located on County Road 326 in Gulf Hammock from a local family.</p> <p> After the purchase, Director Toni Collins set about finding out how one moves a caboose from one place to another. The caboose had been located on CR 326 for 14 years. Today it rests on the Gulf Hammock Wild Hog Canoe Race property at U.S. 19/98 and the Waccasassa River.</p> Pet adoption event May 7 http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/pet-adoption-event-may-7 <p> Levy County Animal Services is holding an adoption event on Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tractor Supply in Chiefland, according to David Weatherford, the department&#39;s director.</p> <p> There will also be hotdogs and sodas provided for prospective adopters.</p> <p> To help more pets fund their fur-ever homes, the Levy County Commission has approved lower fees for the event:</p> <p> &bull; Dogs - $40 for males and $55 for females.</p> <p> &bull; Cats - $25 for males and $40 for females.&nbsp;</p> Sea cadets recognized for hard work and achievements http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/sea-cadets-recognized-hard-work-and-achievements <img src="http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/sites/www.chieflandcitizen.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7138_2.jpg" alt="From left to right are Lt. j.g. Scott Arnold, Secretary Larry Dean Sturgeon, Petty Officer Bobby Stewart, League Cadet Nicholas Sikalos, Seaman Apprentice Jared Barnes, Chief Petty Officer Cole Arnold, Regent-Elect Katherine Echlin, Vice Regent-Elect Kim Bennet and Member Suzanne Carvajal " title="From left to right are Lt. j.g. Scott Arnold, Secretary Larry Dean Sturgeon, Petty Officer Bobby Stewart, League Cadet Nicholas Sikalos, Seaman Apprentice Jared Barnes, Chief Petty Officer Cole Arnold, Regent-Elect Katherine Echlin, Vice Regent-Elect Kim Bennet and Member Suzanne Carvajal " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Several cadets of Manatee Division were recognized by local organizations and their commanding officer, Lieutenant Junior Grade Scott Arnold at their April drill.</p> <p> The first was League Cadet Nicholas Sikalos, age 12 of Spring Hill, selected as the Manatee Division League Cadet of the Year.</p> <p> Throughout the year these younger cadets are evaluated based on their attendance and performance at drills, grades in school, community service and advancement in the program.</p> Need help understanding Medicare and with your Medicare costs? http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/need-help-understanding-medicare-and-your-medicare-costs <p> Want to see if you can save money on your prescription drug costs?</p> <p> Can&#39;t afford to have the Medicare Part B Premium come out of your check every month?</p> <p> Are you new to Medicare and not sure of your options?</p> <p> Whether you are a Medicare beneficiary, family member or caregiver, SHINE, a volunteer program under the Florida Department of Elder Affairs, provides you with free, unbiased and confidential information.</p> <p> For assistance, please call the Elder Helpline at&nbsp;1-800-262-2243&nbsp;to have a volunteer return your call or come see us at:</p> American Legion auction and bake sale May 21 http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/american-legion-auction-and-bake-sale-may-21 <p> On Saturday, May 21, American Legion Post 236 of Bronson and the Auxiliary are uniting for a Quarter Auction/Bake Sale as a fundraiser starting at 2:00 p.m. sharp until 3:30 p.m. &nbsp;</p> Community calendar for the week of April 28 http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/community-calendar-week-april-28-1 <p> Thursdays</p> <p> Homemakers</p> <p> meeting</p> <p> The Levy County Home &amp; Community Educators group meets the third Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. at the UF/IFAS Extension office at 625 N. Hathaway Ave., Bronson. There are no meetings during the summer months. For more information call 352-486-5131.</p> <p> Library Friends meeting</p> Community Calendar for the week of April 28 http://www.chieflandcitizen.com/content/community-calendar-week-april-28-0 <p> Today, April 21</p> <p> Citrus hospice holds volunteer training</p> <p> Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast will conduct its next General Orientation for new volunteers on Thursday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 304 N. Main St. in Chiefland.</p> <p> This prepares volunteers to assist in our offices, at the Thrift &amp; Gift Shoppe, at Herry&#39;s Caf&eacute; and in community outreach work.</p> <p> To assist patients and their families, you will also need to complete the Patient Support Training Class, offered separately.</p>