FSW faculty to showcase scholarly research

Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) faculty members will showcase their 2017-2018 Academic Research Council (ARC) grant projects during an ARC event from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Aug. 16, in Building AA-168, at the FSW Thomas Edison Campus, 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers. The presentations can also be viewed digitally at the FSW Hendry/Glades […]

U.S. Sugar donates to CHS

CLEWISTON — U.S. Sugar Director of Corporate Communication Ryan Duffy presented the Clewiston High School athletic program with a donation of $10,000 on July 24 on behalf of U.S. Sugar Corp. “We could not do this without help, and every year U.S. Sugar comes through in a huge way for us,” said Clewiston High School […]

Barbering program puts PBSC a cut and shave above

BELLE GLADE — A new barbering program is about to get underway on Palm Beach State College’s Belle Glade campus, and the timing couldn’t be better. With many licensed barbers nearing retirement age, and millennial males clamoring for the latest hair and beard styles, the demand for new barbers is growing fast. PBSC’s Barbering program […]

CHS Freshman Orientation set Aug. 1

Clewiston High School, 1501 Francisco St. in Clewiston, will hold a Freshmen orientation event called Tiger Takeoff on Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Parent orientation will be held at 8:30-9 a.m. A t-shirt and lunch is available for a $5 donation. Activities include a campus tour, team building, information session, avid […]

WTEC registration & testing

BELLE GLADE — West Technical Education Center, 2625 State Hwy 715 in Belle Glade, is now being accepting applications for Adult Education and Pre-Apprenticeship programs. They are offering ABE/GED, ESOL, carpentry, HVAC, electrical, welding, and plumbing. For information contact 561-829-4620. Carpentry, HVAC, electrical, welding, and plumbing pre-registration dates will be accepted through Aug. 23 from […]

PTA Program conducts information session at FSW in LaBelle

FORT MYERS — The physical therapist assistant program at Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) will host a series of informational sessions this summer at all four FSW locations. Under the direction and supervision of a physical therapist, physical therapist assistants work closely with people of all age groups who have a wide range of physical […]

CHS grads, teacher visit with U.S Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart

Clewiston High School teacher Kristine Petersen (right front, with her back to the camera), who is also a city commissioner, brought seven of her Public Safety Academy students who recently graduated on a visit to Washington, D.C. One of their stops was at a U.S. House of Representatives office building to visit with U.S. Rep. […]

Westside Elementary School Honor Roll

CLEWISTON — Westside Elementary School announces their kindergarten through fifth grade students for the fourth nine weeks of the 2017/2018 school year. Kindergarten • A Honor Roll: Yael Abrajano, Matthew Aldana, Aliyah Carrillo-Velasquez, Emily Centeno, Dario Escoto, Aliya Perez, Elizabeth Garcia Perez, Melanie Giralt-Kin, Yandiel Gonzalez, Kamarria Gray, Ai’yanna Hobbs, Aubriona Holligan, Kendall McKenzie, Kaylin […]

Eastside Elementary School Honor Roll

CLEWISTON — Eastside Elementary School announces their kindergarten through fifth grade honor roll students for the fourth nine weeks of the 2017/2018 school year. A Honor Roll • Kindergarten: Chance Brown, Izabella Cardenas, Emily Casas, Mia Diaz, Reylit Garcia, Khalif Jones, Amayrani Hose-Juarez, Lillie Maranda, Isabella Parodi-Castro, Annelys Ruiz, Alexavier Roman, Adleigh Sullivan, Waylon Zeh […]

Central Elementary School Honor Roll

CLEWISTON — Central Elementary School announces their A and AB Honor Roll students in kindergarten through fifth grade for the fourth nine weeks of the 2017/2018 school year. A Honor Roll: Adonis Martinez, Adriana Tomas, Adriel Perez, Alejandro Centeno, Alexander Alvarez, Allison Iglesias, Alyia Sparks, Amanda Prevatt, Angela DeSantiago, Anileigh Quinones, Anita Arreguin, Annabeth Paige, […]