For almost a dozen years – 11 in fact – the mentally challenged in our county have been able to rely on the resources they need, thanks in part to the Ride to Provide, a motorcycle ride with its funds going to Levy ARC, located in Otter Creek.
Women's Missions and Ministries of First Baptist Church of Williston has published a 450-recipe hardcover cookbook as a fundraising effort in support of Samaritan's Purse children's ministries among the war refugees in Iraq and Syria.
After years of planning, and finally the decision to move forward earlier this year, the Williston Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is inching toward turning Block 12 behind Main Street into a city parking lot.
Thirty six years to the day after Merl McFarland Mackey Jr. married Evelyn Laverne Trulock in Pinellas County, and almost 34 years after she disappeared from their Hernando County home, Mackey was booked into the Levy County Jail on a charge of 1st degree premeditated murder.
It's been almost three years since Paige Douglas began her fight against cancer.
And though she's won a major battle herself, overcoming synovial cell sarcoma–a rare cancer of soft tissue – she refuses to stop fighting and has become an advocate for others going through similar circumstances.
Because Paige knows the expense associated with cancer treatments, she is continuing the course by becoming an advocate for cancer awareness.