Today's News

  • Ribbon cutting

     There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony for Chiefland Daycare and Learning Centers at noon, Oct. 15, at 2510 N.W. 15th Lane, Chiefland.

       An open house is scheduled the same day from 6 to 8 p.m. at the center’s two campuses.  The other campus is located at 124 S.W. 17th Ave.

  • Military

        Army Pvt. Deonte J. White,  the son of Kursey Carnegie and grandson of Carl Carnegie of Williston, has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. White is a 2009 graduate of Williston High School.

  • Friends of the Chiefland library board to meet

        The Friends of the Luther Callaway Public Library (FLCPL) Board of Directors, will hold their monthly meeting at the Library, 104 N.E. 3rd Street, Chiefland (a block behind City Hall), at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14.  

  • All Cedar Key churches receive donations from Eagles

    A number of Cedar Key families in need will benefit from donations by Cedar Key Aerie 4194, the local branch of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, following a decision to help the island churches support needy local families.

  • Home educators donate to Tri- County Outreach

     Roz Boudreau, a member of Chiefland Home and Community Educators, presents Connie Brown, administrator of Tri-County Outreach, with a check for $250. The money will be used to purchase food for distribution to the needy in Levy County. 

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  • Creating awareness

    Before last Friday's Chiefland-Trenton High School football game, cheerleaders held a fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society's fight against breast cancer. At halftime, the school honored Laura Brookins, a local cancer survivor.

    Also, employees of Chiefland Hardware and Farm Supply stand next to sale items meant to increase awareness of breast cancer.  A percentage of the sale of the "pink" items will go to breast cancer research.  The sale will last through the month of October. 

  • Bronson makes new run at flood plan

    The Town of Bronson is taking a new approach in its fight to keep residents from having to buy flood insurance, and the Levy Cunty Board of Commissions is joining the fight.

  • Chad Johnson seeks election in District 2

    Owen Chad Johnson announces his candidacy for Levy County Commission District 2. Levy County has been his home since 1994, when he married Angela Quincey. They have four children: Tyler, Quin, Bryden and Maddilyn. 

  • Business council to request hospital bonds

    The Nature Coast Business Development Council is holding a special meeting on Thursday to formulate a plan to request Gov. Charlie Crist dedicate federal economic stimulus bond money being returned by Florida counties to construction of a proposed hospital for Chiefland.