.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's Features

  • It has been a couple of hot, sweaty Saturdays, but the employees of Waste Pro in Chiefland know they have helped folks who were in a fix.

    Mostly, it's folks who have found themselves with a lot of stuff on their property.

    As a community service, the crews at Waste Pro have been choosing one project every three months and helping folks mired in stuff clean up their property.

  • It was the last day of the month.  Taking my desk calendar and reviewing the appointments filled, the projects accomplished, and the obligations met, I tore it from the pad, rolled it up into a wad and threw it into the wastebasket. 

  • Mercy Mountain Boys Perform

    The Mercy Mountain Boys will perform at New Hope Family Church on Saturday, Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m. The church is located 1 mile West of Gilchrist Building Supply in Bell on County Road 236. There will be food and fellowship afterward. Contact Mitchell at (352) 463-7080.

    St. John's Missionary Baptist Men’s Day

    Robert "Bob" Williams will the speaker that the Annual Men's Day Program at St. John Missionary Baptist Church were Donnell Sanders is the pastor.

  • Through Saturday

    LARC sale

    The LARC Thrift Store at 515 S. Main St., Chiefland is having a $2.50 bag sale this week. If you have any question please contact Betty Walker at (352) 486-4293.

    Saturday

    Williston Friends hold book sale

    Friends of the Williston Public Library will hold its first book fair of the fall from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the City Hall Community Center,  at the south end of Williston City Hall. There will be a huge number of books and magazines.

  • Thursday

    Law Day banquet honors  officers

    The Chiefland Woman's Club will be hosting its annual Law Appreciation Banquet at 6 p.m. at the Chiefland Elementary Cafeteria.

    The banquet honors the area's outstanding law enforcement, corrections and wildlife officers, and fire and emergency medical service personnel.

    Cedar Key Community blood drive

  • Special to the Citizen

    On August 30, the Bronson Church of God turned the eleven o’clock church service over to “God’s Little Army”. The children, ages ranging from diapers to teens, greeted guests at the door as they entered, handed them a church bulletin, made the church announcements, acted as Deacons, held worship service and interacted with the Pastor and congregation for the message.

  • • Williston Church of Christ honors ladies

    Williston Church of Christ will host Ladies Day on October 3rd with the theme “Walk With Jesus Daily.” Guest speakers are Amber Bradley and Kim Smith. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and a continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.    Please reserve your seat by September 28 by calling June Burks (352) 528-2230 or Janet Warren (352)528-4228.

    • Gospel Concert at Bronson COG    

  • More than 40 participants from the Levy Association for Retarded Citizens Work Activity Center located in Otter Creek visited the Cedar Key Community Center last Thursday for a luncheon, informational presentations by local officials and a dance.

    “Mrs. Thelma McCain made us a fish dinner, grits, coleslaw, hush puppies and cake,” said Trainer Kathy Eschbach. McCain’s son Harold is a LARC participant. “Mrs. McCain fed everybody – anyone who walked through the front door,” Eschbach said.

  • Levy Dwain Justice, 65, of Williston, died on August 6. He was born on February 14, 1944, in Jacksonville, to Audi and Norell Justice.

    He served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He worked as a metrologist for a nuclear power plant. He was of the Baptist faith. He moved to Williston 10 years ago from Pennsville, N.J.

    He was an amateur ham operator, call K4VSJ, from 1958 to current. He enjoyed doing amateur radio he enjoyed spelunking in high school and was known for running a 4.26 mile in 1961 at Duncan U. Fletcher High School in Neptune.