Marihelen Wheeler, an Alachua County educator and activist, declared her candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives for Florida’s Third Congressional District, for the seat currently occupied by freshman incumbent, Rep. Ted Yoho.
The Third Annual Friends of the Williston Police Department’s car show drew dozens of exhibitors and hundreds of spectators to Heritage Park last Saturday. Rick Maguire shows off his classic vehicle that just happens to be a race car. The event raised more than $1,000.
The School Board of Levy County was granted AdvancED School System Accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, the national commission that confers the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) accreditation seal, according to Superintendent Robert Hastings.
Officials with Sabal Trail Transmission LLC which is proposing to bring a 36-inch, 28.5 mile long natural gas line through the eastern and southern parts of Levy County presented information on the project at Tuesday’s county commission meeting.