Leadership program’s Class of 2018 graduates

CLEEWISTON — The Hendry Glades Adult Leadership Program of 2018 had its graduation ceremony on Wednesday, May 16. For participants, this program introduces, educates and provides hands-on experiences to various establishments in Hendry and Glades counties that ultimately make us who we are. The leadership training consists of an eight-month-long course connecting and developing professional […]

Your Battle is Our Battle Fundraiser drawing set for June 20

The second annual Your Battle is Our Battle Fundraiser will help a local resident get through a difficult time in their life. November 2017 was the first fundraiser for the Hendry and Glades Communities. One hundred percent of the money raised during the 2017 fundraiser went to Thomas Arnold of Moore Haven. The Your Battle […]

Florida B. Thomas Library receives thank-you letter

CLEWISTON — Jalyssa Wilson hand-delivered a thank-you letter to the Florida B. Thomas Library, thanking them for the May 19 field trip to Fort Lauderdale to visit the African-American Museum and Dave & Busters.

Lake Okeechobee featured on national TV show

Lake Okeechobee is the site of this weekend’s episode of BrushPile Fishing, a crappie-based fishing show that is broadcast nationally on the Pursuit Channel. This episode is presented by Lake Okeechobee Regional Economic Alliance of Palm Beach County (LORE) and features B’n’M Poles Pro Staff Angler Whitey Outlaw alongside BrushPile host Russ Bailey as the […]