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Black History events set

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Celebrate Black History Month Feb. 16 at the Levy County Courthouse and Feb. 24 at the Tommy Usher Pineland Center.

The event at the courthouse will feature a photographic exhibit of nine people who contributed to Levy County history and their contributions to the county. Nine people will be honored this year.

They are: Clyde Bowers, Joe Jenkins, Katrina Cohens, Larthay Richardson, Frank Edmondson, Ida Bell Phillips, Dwayne Williams, Tucker Williams and Lashae Smith.

Clyde Bowers from Chiefland. He was born on January 5, 1918. Mr. Bowers worked for the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad for 32 years. He married Susie Bowers and had 11 children.

Joe Jenkins from Chiefland, Florida was born on December 25, 1906 he worked for the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad for 25 years; he also worked at Bett’s Big T in Chiefland. Mr. Jenkins attended night school under Mr. Reggie Williams. He married Louise Jenkins and had one daughter, Mary Joe Jenkins. In addition to their daughter, the couple raised Lucey Freeman, Katie Catherine Brown, Richard Long, and William Spaight.


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