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Today's News

  • Court Dispositions

    The following persons were sentenced, found not guilty or the case nolle pros — dropped — in the Criminal Division of the 8th Circuit Court in Levy County. The information is taken from public records. VOP means violation of probation.

  • Police say man caught with his pants down

    A Chiefland man was arrested Friday after a witness said the man appeared to be masturbating in the woodline of a portion of the Greenway Trail. The witness noticed the man during a bike ride down the trail, according to a Chiefland Police report.

  • Sheriff's Report & Most Wanted for June 2

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    n May 24, Marlena Annette Batey, 25, Bronson, grand theft, petit theft. Bond $20,000.
    n May 28, Joseph Paul Beauregard, 38, Williston, domestic battery. Bond $2,000.
    n May 30, Allison Davis Berry, 38, Chiefland, domestic battery.
    n May 25, Katia Russinyol Calleiro, 61, Chiefland, possession of marijuana, cultivation of marijuana, theft of utilities, possession of firearm during the commission of a felony. Bond $120,000.

  • Charitable table

    From left, Billie Ray Sharp shakes hands with Betty Walker, of LARC. Sharp has donated this table for the purpose of raising funds for LARC. The table, over the next few months, will be on display at Capital City Bank. Tickets to win the table, crafted from cherry and black walnut, can be bought for $5 at the bank.

  • Cleanup

    Conservationist Debbie Meeks and former Lower Suwannee Refuge Youth Conservation Corps employee Vance Renaud, picked up litter along the scenic Dixie Mainline between Suwannee and Shired Island last Saturday.   The two covered the 9-mile nature drive and the salt marsh habitat of Salt Creek Point. The wildlife approved.

  • Engagement Braswell-Douglas

    Donnie and Patricia Eplee announce the engagement of their daughter Kelly Braswell to Jared Douglas, son of Greg and Susan Douglas. Miss Braswell attends Sante Fe College and is employed at Drummond Community Bank. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and attends New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also the collegiate and missions pastor at Pince Grove Baptist Church.
    The wedding will take place at Pine Grove Baptist Church on July 9 at 4:30 p.m. Reception will follow.

  • Log Cabin Quilters for June 2

    By WINNELLE HORNE
    Director, Quilt Museum
    The Log Cabin Quilters met Thursday, May 26, at the Levy County Quilt Museum. It was a very nice fellowship day. We had lots of new books to look at and finding out how many more need our prayers.
    Next week we are cleaning the Museum of so much we don’t need. The kitchen is full of all kinds of stuff.  We’ll pull it all out and put the duplicates on the north porch and try to get rid of it.  More about that later.

  • Master gardener graduates

    Presenting the UF/IFAS Nature Coast Master Gardener volunteer class of 2011: From left, Kathy Beigel, Clark Dyals, Barbara Durden, Barbara Nelson, Jolene Dixon, Jeanne Fields, Linda Headley, James Whiteman, Anthony Drew, Larry Lara, Mandy Offerle, Harry Hutson, Sue Ellen Goodman and Barbara Edmonds. Seated from left, Helen Shipley, Judi Roberts and Kathleen Lowyns. Not pictured: Shirley Whitely, Jim Pointer and Jean Holbrook.

  • It’s time to let your voice be heard.

       Levy County merchants work hard for your business. Now you can show them how much you appreciate their efforts by participating in the Chiefland Citizen’s Second Annual Readers’ Choice Awards.
    Inside this week’s Citizen, you’ll find a ballot where you can cast your vote for the “Best of…” Levy County.
       Beginning this week – and for the next three weeks – you will have a chance to let your opinion be known and be entered for a chance to win $25 each week of the contest.

  • Free golf clinic honors Vets

    Attention veterans and active military looking to improve their golf swings: There will be a free clinic honoring those who serve and have served at the Chiefland Golf & Country Club on Saturday.
    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with the clinic running from 9-11 a.m. The event is the brainchild of Justin Wasson, a 2001 Chiefland High graduate. He's now the golf professional at Viera East Golf Club in Rockledge. He'll be joined at the clinic by Jamie Howell, a PGA member who was Wasson's golfing coach at Brevard College.