Today's Features

  • Colleen Langston and Joe Williams announce the engagement of their daughter, Kirstie Nicole Williams, to Emory Kevin Summers, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Summers. A wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 13, at 7:30 p.m. at Fort Fanning in Fanning Springs. A reception will follow in the Trenton Elementary School Cafetorium.  In case of rain, the wedding will be moved to the cafetorium.

    Director, Quilt Museum
       The Log Cabin Quilters met Thursday, July14, at the Levy County Quilt Museum. We welcomed two ladies who came in to learn how to quilt. Alliene is a great teacher and we look forward to seeing how they will do.  
    We also welcomed three ladies from the Methodist Church who needed help putting an Ohio Star Quilt in the frame. We love to help with these projects, and when they get them finished they bring them in for us to see and enjoy.

  •    The Suwannee Valley Rotary Club, which was chartered three weeks ago, held its first club meeting July 7 at BubbaQue's in Chiefland. Thirty members, prospective members and guests turned out for the organizational meeting.  Brookins opened the meeting saying the group's mission "is about involvement. This is about involvement with everybody." The group will officially receive its charter from former Rotary District Governor Sylvia White during a September social gathering.


    But Anyway ...

  •  "Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven." 

    Matthew 5:16

  • Passerbys enjoyed the pun on the portable sign in front of the Hardeetown Baptist Church in Chiefland this past week.

  •  Action begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday for the public to see past and present top basketball players from around the region during a 3-on-3 tournament and 3-point shootout at Chiefland High School's gymnasium. Concessions will be open with hot dogs, hamburgers, chips, candy and an assortment of drinks, so fans can sit back and enjoy cheering for their favorite teams as they battle for the title.

  • Through August 12

    4-H Summer Camps
    The Levy County 4-H hosts a variety of camps at the Bronson Agricultural Center this summer. Campers must be at least 8 years old by the date of the camp. The cost is $25 per camp or $50 for ATV camp. Camps are Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Camp fee includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, field trips and recreation.

  • Richard Villars had a happy surprise Tuesday, June 21, when he was apponted a Kentucky Colonel by Col. Claude Blackburn. Villars, also known as “Ric” has been living in the Bronson/Williston area since 1980 when he and his family moved here from West Virginia. Villars graduated from Williston High School in 1984 and has been in business for himself ever since.

  • Swilley
       The Swilley family reunion will take place Sunday, July 24, at Hart Springs at 1 p.m.
       Family and friends are invited. Please bring a covered dish.

       The Grandpa Poley Horne Reunion will be held Sunday, August 7 at the Levy County Quilt Museum.  It will be an all day gathering with music.  Bring food for the lunch buffet and come enjoy the day.  A drawing for the Blue Star Quilt will be done that day.