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    Riverland News

    The repoire breaks the silence of a crisp fall morning.
    The smell of gun powder wafts through the air.
    Light chatter abounds, so not to break the concentration of the shooters.
    That's how it goes at Robinson Ranch Trap and Skeet Club in Inglis, nestled off of State Road 40, 1 mile west of Dunnellon.
    The facility features trap, skeet, five-stand and Fitask shooting.

  • The Friends Book Store at the Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, will have a Thanksgiving Half-Price Book Sale from Nov. 12 through Nov. 22. It's a storewide sale that includes thousands of books of all categories. The book store is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. All proceeds benefit the library.

  • To celebrate the living history of this beautiful first magnitude spring, Manatee Springs State Park, with the help of the park’s Citizens Support Organization-The Friends of Manatee Springs Parks, Inc, present Clay Landing Days on Nov. 25-26. The event features rides through the north trail system, where visitors will experience the lifestyle of early settlers and Seminole Indians.

  • Today

    World War II vets group
     celebrates 20 years
    The World War II Veterans Club will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their existence at the Moose Lodge in Fanning Springs at 11:15 a.m.
    This will also remind all of the upcoming anniversary of Pearl Harbor. It has been 70 years since the beginning of WWII. If you are a veteran of this war, mark your calendar and join the group on this special day.
    Bring your spouse, a care giver or designated driver. Lunch is free to all WWII veterans.

  •  Muriel Ellison, past president and current member of the Chiefland Home and Community Education Club, continued her club’s tradition of supporting the Suwannee Valley Players with a contribution recently. Accepting the check on behalf of the Players was member Kassie Barron, left.

  • Cedar Key Teens of the 60s reunion is Saturday, Nov. 5, from 1 to 5 p.m., at the Island Room Restaurant, located next to City Park. Cost: $25 per person, includes food  and beer.

  •      The Moose Club’s annual Halloween party for the children of the community was a great success. There were more than 50 children who showed up for fun, food and games held at the club's meeting hall—a safe afternoon to show off costumes and scary faces. All won prizes.

       The men and women of the Moose Club worked hard to transform the hall into a big spook house. The children enjoyed it and said they were looking forward to next year's event.


  •    Mary Ann Hamm, of Daytona, and Fred Wynans, of Cedar Key, announce the engagement of their daughter Marcia Lynn Wynans to Robert J. Bend Jr., son of Cynthia and Robert J. Bend Sr. of Fanning Springs. 

  • The Log Cabin Quilters met Thursday, Oct 27, at the Levy County Quilt Museum.  What a busy day we had.   

    Many of the Bible Squares have been completed so we can begin to see how lovely the quilt will be.    The Log Cabin Quilt that will be going to the State Fair in February was taken out of the frame for hemming to be done.  It took months for us to complete and is one of the many variations of the Log Cabin design.

  • "Those things which you have both learned, and received, and heard, and seen in me, DO."