Westside Elementary School Honor Roll

CLEWISTON  — Westside Elementary School announces their honor roll students for the first nine week semester of the 2018/2019 school year. Kindergarten • A Honor Roll: Terrell Allen, Charlie Barnes, Stephen Henry, Juan Hernandez, Raddley Holmes, Jah’Daviun Johnson, Gael Lopez, Damiyah Luc, Aubree Penuel, Avery Phillips, Madison Poulson, Danna Puebla, Rosario Roman, Christian Sandoval, Aracelis […]

Clewiston Central Elementary School Honor Roll

CLEWISTON — The Clewiston Central Elementary School announces their kindergarten through fifth grade honor roll students for the first semester of the 2018/2019 school year. A Honor Roll Adonis Martinez, Adriel Perez, Aiden Combass, Alexzandro Rodriguez, Aly’Saundra Arguelles, Amanda Prevatt, Angela DeSantiago, Anita Arreguin, Annabeth Paige, Anthony Rowell, Ariclem Perez, Athena Delgado, Aubrey Cleveland, Ava […]

Hendry County Road Watch Report for week of Oct. 21

HENDRY COUNTY Jaycee-Lions Drive from Labelle Civic Park to Main Street (SR 29) Construction project: Crews will improve the existing drainage on Jaycee-Lions Drive from LaBelle Civic Park to Main Street (SR 29). Additional improvements include constructing sidewalks and installing signs and pavement markings on Jaycee-Lions Drive. Single lane closures are not permitted between 7 a.m. […]

Alumni scramble fundraiser winners

On Saturday, Oct. 13, 25 golfers participated in the scramble fundraiser. The winners from the 2018 Clewiston High School Alumni scramble fundraiser are Damian Rende, Cody Difrederica and Ray Rende.

Firehouse Community Theatre presents ‘Boeing Boeing’

LABELLE — It’s the 1960s and bachelor Bernard has a flat in Paris and is engaged to three flight attendants from three different countries! Bernard’s perfect life gets bumpy when his friend Robert comes to stay and the girls’ schedules get changed! Fasten your seat belts as Bernard, his grumbling maid Berta and his friend […]

HRMC to host breast cancer walk and fundraiser

CLEWISTON — Hendry Regional Medical Center (HRMC) will host the Pink Warriors Walk on Saturday, Oct. 20. The 5K walk is raising money for local women’s health. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and about one in eight U.S. women will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetimes. As of March 2017, there […]

Fall Festival at Clewiston is Saturday, Oct. 20

CLEWISTON — The City of Clewiston’s Recreation Department will have its 10th annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 20, Public Works Director Sean Sheffler announced at Monday’s commission meeting. The event will start at 2 p.m. and run until 6. “There will be at least four food trucks there, with the possibility of a fifth […]

Florida B. Thomas Library kids visit museum and theater

Florida B. Thomas Library kids visit museum and theater On Saturday, Oct. 6, The Florida B. Thomas Library in Harlem conducted a field trip for 18 kids to the Museum of Science & Discovery & IMAX Theater in Fort Lauderdale. The kids learned a great deal about space, prehistoric Florida, natural Florida, physics, the history […]

Kiwanis guest speakers announce upcoming events

LABELLE — Guest speakers at the LaBelle Kiwanis meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 2, were Firehouse Theatre President Cindy Shough, announcing the new 26th season of plays at the theatre (tickets on sale now), and Mike Shough, president for Arts of the Inland. He encouraged everyone to visit the Barron Park Art Gallery and attend the […]

Clewiston Museum to host ‘Fancy Pantsy Arty Party’

CLEWISTON — The Clewiston Museum is hosting its annual “Fancy Pantsy Arty Party” art show on Oct. 23, from 7 to 9 p.m. Artists from around Lake Okeechobee will be exhibiting their work. The paintings reflect colorful themes depicting the Glades Heritage as well as other Florida subjects. The art show will interest every art […]