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Education

  • STUFF the BUS on Saturday

       Levy Schools Foundation's annual "STUFF the BUS" event will be on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with Levy County school buses parked at three spots throughout the county. The locations will be at Walmart in Chiefland, Dollar General in Cedar Key and Walgreens in Williston. Walgreens in Chiefland and Williston, and Winn Dixie in Chiefland will be collecting school supplies for the entire month.

  • CF Levy Center Classes

     Spanish for health care workers course

     The College of Central Florida Levy Center will offer Conversational Spanish for Health Care Workers Thursday, Aug. 25-Sept. 29, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The center is located at 114 Rodgers Blvd, Chiefland. The course fee is $119. The textbook with two audio CDs may be purchased at the first class; the cost is approximately $30.

  • Bronson a success at state FFA event

  • Win scholarship in ACT student video contest

     ACT is sponsoring a video contest to encourage high school juniors and seniors to share their reasons for taking the ACT test.

  • Scholastic achievement

     Tyler Reed named 

  • Hastings completes program

        Levy County School Superintendent Robert Hastings successfully completed the Board of Directors’ Leadership Development Program. 

  • CF Emergency medical services program best in state

    The Emergency Medical Services program at the College of Central Florida has been recognized as the top EMS program in Florida.
    The 2011 Excellence in EMS Award for Educator of the Year was presented by the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Emergency Medical Services on July 6 in recognition of National EMS Week.

  • Progress Energy supports education

       School Board Superintendent Robert Hastings; Amy Mangan, from Progress Energy; Levy County Schools Foundation Coordinator Angela Johnson; and Denny George, lead account executive, from Progress Energy, pose at this Tuesday’s school board meeting.
       The Progress Energy Foundation donated $20,000 to the Levy County Schools Foundation to assist with funding of certain training programs, such as welding, with an emphasis on S.T.E.M  programs (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.)

  • Host student through exchange

    World Heritage International is now looking for American families to host high school students from Eurasia. All these students have received scholarships through the U.S. State Department sponsored Future Leaders Exchange Program Program and will spend an academic year in the United States. This historic program seeks to foster democracy and values inherent in a free market economy.

  • College of Central Florida news briefs

    CF to offer information sessions
    on 4-year degrees

    The College of Central Florida will hold information sessions for new four-year degree programs in Early Childhood Education and Business and Organizational Management. CF is now accepting applications for fall semester, which begins Aug. 22.
    Sessions will be held on Monday, Aug. 1, at noon and 5:30 p.m. The sessions will begin in the lobby of the University Center at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Breakout sessions will be held for each of the degrees.