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  • SRWMD promotes recycled water through reuse

    Special to the Citizen
    Florida Gov. Rick Scott has issued a proclamation declaring May 15-21 as Florida Water Reuse Week to spread awareness and highlight the importance of reclaimed water.
    The Suwannee River Water Management District is joining in with the state to promote the benefits of this important alternative water resource.
    Reclaimed water is highly treated wastewater that is reused for irrigation, toilet flushing, clothes washing, and other non-potable uses.

  • Workshop outlines incentives for gas retailers

    Rural gasoline retailers who want to increase profits and take advantage of tax credits, grants and guaranteed loans to install or convert retail pumps and tanks to dispense E-85 fuel should attend the E-85 Blender Pump Assistance Program Workshop on Monday, May 23, 2011 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Fla.

  • Workforce Connection teams up with Monster.com

    Workforce Connection of Citrus, Levy and Marion counties has teamed up with Monster.com to help job seekers power up their search efforts.

    The following additional Career Launch programs and services are also offered free of charge:
    • Job Campaign Coaching and One-on-One Meetings with Veterans Representatives by appointment only. Contact Dr. Jo Clifford at 840-5700, ext. 1120 or 800-434-JOBS, ext. 1120 or email jclifford@clmworkforce.com.

  • Chiefland businesses to get safety inspections

    The City of Chiefland will begin inspecting businesses May 2 to ensure commercial businesses within city limits are in compliance with codes set by the National Fire Protection Association, according to the city's Building and Zoning Director Bill Hammond.
    "It's been around for quite some time," Hammond said about the Life Safety Code, "we just haven't had time to get around to it."
    The inspections, free of charge, will happen yearly and will begin in alphabetical order by business name.

  • Hospice focuses on Decision

    Haven Hospice hosted a Chiefland Area Chamber of Commerce mixer last week in support of National Healthcare Decisions Day. Decisions Day is a nation-wide initiative to encourage individuals to make their healthcare choices known to family, friends and healthcare providers.
    “One of our (Haven) goals is to educate the community about what advance directives are and their importance,” said Patrick Allen, Administrator of Haven Hospice. “We want the community to understand that advance directives are not just for people who have a life limiting illness.”

  • Chiefland insurance company recognized for growth

    Auto-Owners Insurance is pleased to announce the Nature Coast Insurance Agency, of Chiefland, has been named one of the Top 10 growth agencies for the Company in the Tallahassee Region for 2010.  
    The agency was recognized at a luncheon meeting in Tallahassee and at a reception with all regional associates, where they and other recipients were presented with a plaque commemorating their accomplishment.  The Nature Coast Insurance Agency has represented Auto-Owners since 1988.

  • Murphy’s grand opening

    A visitor to Murphy Express Gas and Oil’s grand opening Saturday takes advantage of low gas prices, which, for a short time, were as low as $3.59 per gallon.

  • Custom Accessories open for business

    Saturday, April 2, was the grand opening of Custom Accessories. More than 100 motorcycle riders showed up to help celebrate and participate in the first poker run, which raised $800 for breast cancer. Owner Ron Cordes wants to thank all those who came out.

  • Chiefland businesses to get safety inspections

    The City of Chiefland will begin inspecting businesses May 2 to ensure commercial businesses within city limits are in compliance with codes set by the National Fire Protection Association, according to the city's Building and Zoning Director Bill Hammond.
    "It's been around for quite some time," Hammond said about the Life Safety Code, "we just haven't had time to get around to it."
    The inspections, free of charge, will happen yearly and will begin in alphabetical order by business name.

  • Haven hosts Chamber mixer tonight

       In honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day, Haven Hospice is partnering with the Chiefland Area Chamber of Commerce to host a mixer at 5:30 p.m. today at the Tri-Counties Hospice Care Center, 311 N.E. 9th St., Chiefland. The event is open to chamber members.