• October is Head Start Awareness Month

    Childhood Development Services, Inc., the Head Start/Early Head Start provider recruits children year 'round.  The services include early childhood education for children ages six weeks to five years, a homeless and expectant mothers’ program, vision and dental screenings, disabilities, developmental screenings, and  more.  

    Please call 1-800-303-7812 for more information. 

  • Education Briefs

    Other topics addressed during Tuesday's School Board of Levy County meeting:
    n The board held a closed meeting before Tuesday's public meeting to discuss the ongoing case between the district and former employee Linda Yon.
    Yon was terminated from her position for allegedly using disparaging remarks to a student this past school year.

  • CMS gets new flowerbeds

    Chiefland Middle School was lucky to start the school year with new landscaping.  Just one week before school started, the northeast corner of CMS’s main building was bleak and barren. 

  • LARC and Levy school district join forces

    Special to the Citizen
    It is no surprise that Levy ARC has faced some critical financial challenges lately.  However, Executive Director, Betty Walker is determined to find ways to match up available resources to create a win-win situation for all involved.  Her latest challenge coupled LARC with the Plum Creek Foundation and the Exceptional Student Educational Program of the Levy County School District.

  • Levy Center update

    The College of Central Florida is offering several new classes in the coming weeks.    Interested participants may enroll in person at the Levy Center, located at 114 Rodgers Blvd. in Chiefland, by telephone at 352-493-9533; or online at CFItraining.cf.edu (for select Levy noncredit classes).

    Computer Fundamentals for Seniors

  • Pastor RV Brown inspires Chiefland football team


  • GED Graduation

     The College of Central Florida held graduation ceremonies for the Fall Class of 2010 on Oct. 7, at the Levy Center. The graduates included, from left to right, Amanda Driggers, Michael Careccia, Georgianna Williams, Jeffery Redwine, Raquel Perryman, and Justin Verhage.

  • CHS freshman class meeting

    We are so excited about this year's upcoming events! We would like to encourage all of the ninth-grade students and their parents to attend our first class meeting. Please plan to attend on Oct. 19 at 6 p.m. in the Chiefland High School Media Center. We could use your input, creative ideas and support! If you have questions please contact Holly Keene at 352-493-6000 or e-mail keeneh@levy.k12.fl.us

  • CHS to Celebrate Homecoming

     Special to the Citizen 

  • Walmart donates to teachers

     Last Thursday, Walmart presented several area teachers with gift bags and $100 gift cards to use for their classrooms, recognizing the teachers for their commitment to education.