• Cheerleaders cake auction on May 26

    Help send the Chiefland Middle High School cheerleaders go to summer camp and buy new uniforms by donating and/or buying some sweet stuff.

    They are holding a cake auction on Thursday, May 26, starting at 5:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria.

  • Cake auction, band concert hits sweet note

     The Chiefland Middle High School Band will be hosting a cake auction and performing their Spring Band Concert on Thursday, May 19, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the school auditorium.

    Donations of sweet goodies are also welcome.

  • PBS Cake Auction May 6

    Need a dessert for Mother’s Day? CES can help.

    The CES cake auction will be on Friday, May 6.

    Funds raised will go towards the Positive Behavior Support program for students.

    Bidding will start at 8 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m.

    Come see the delicious desserts and place your bid. No worries if you can’t make it up there because they will be posting the cakes on the CES Facebook page.

    Contact BJ Whistler at the office for all bidding and cake inquiries at whistlb@levy.k12.fl.us or 493-6040. 

  • School health panel to hold last meeting

    The Levy County School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) will be conducting the end-of-year meeting Thursday, May 19 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. live via the internet.

    This meeting is open to the community, parents, students, business leaders, school districts, health agencies and elected officials.  The primary mission is to influence and support healthy lifestyles within our school and community. If you would like to participate, please contact Angie Phillips the SHAC Chair for more details at 352-486-5261 ext. 228 or Phillian@levy.k12.fl.us.

  • Prom royalty

    By Monika Jordan

    Chiefland Middle High School’s prom was held on Saturday, April 9th at the Florida Museum of Natural History in Gainesville. CHS juniors and seniors and their dates filed in for their big night of fun.

  • Duke Energy gives grant to CF Welding Tech

    Duke Energy officials Amy Mangan and Denny George visited the College of Central Florida's Welding Technology school on the new Jack Wilkinson Campus north of Chiefland on Monday to renew its grant for the program.

    Under the program with Levy County Schools Foundation the certifications for Chiefland Middle High School and CF dual enrollment students studying welding are paid by the Duke Energy grant.

    Mangan and George were able to meet the students who are graduating and benefitting from the grant.  

  • Chiefland FFA members bring home awards

    On Friday April 8th, the Chiefland FFA participated in the District Ornamental Horticulture Demonstration contest.

    The middle school had representation in all five categories, while the high school had participation in three of the categories.

    Two middle school teams will be moving on, as the 1st place winners from the district contest, to the State contest scheduled for April 22 at the University of Florida.

  • Chiefland Middle/High School staff and students join community members for Prom Promise

    Community members came together with Chiefland Middle High School staff and students last week to send a very serious message to students who planned to attend prom Saturday, April 9.

    Every year the school puts on a mock accident scene with student actors and real emergency personnel to demonstrate what could happen if students were to drink and drive.

  • Commission, Rotary honors outstanding students

    Chiefland City Commissioner Rollin Hudson had the honors of passing out certificates of appreciation and gift cards to the Students of the Month for February and March during Monday’s commission meeting.

    Each student was presented with a certificate from the City Commission and a gift card from the Chiefland Rotary Club and Interact Club.

    The students chosen for February were:

    • Chiefland Elementary School — Lily Hatch, daughter of Matthew and Jessica Hatch, nominated by teacher Linda Keller;

  • FFA comes clean with soap sale this week

    The FFA is selling 5 gallon buckets of laundry soap for $40 apiece. There is also detergent pods, fabric softener, and dish soap available for various prices. Please take a minute and look at the order form if interested in getting some. I purchased some at the beginning of the year from another FFA chapter and have found it to be of a good quality.