Glades Community protest Senator Joe Negron

Glades residents are tired of being shut out about their communities PALMC CITY, FL – As residents of the Glades Community we have decided that if Senator Joe Negron won’t come talk to us then we will go talk to him. Last week Senator Negron made a major announcement about his plans to save the […]

Clewiston man dies in Pahokee wreck 

A Clewiston man died today from injuries he sustained after his vehicle collided with a palm tree in Pahokee, according to information released by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The accident happened on Bacom Point Road and Southwest 14th Terrace yesterday, approximately 10 minutes before noon, the sheriff’s office reports. Christopher Calloway, 31, of […]

Glades Academy starts eighth grade class

For 11th year principal Don Zumpano, getting the educational experience just right is more important than rushing into adding more classrooms, and students, to Glades Academy, a public charter school located in Pahokee. While its elementary program is expecting about 250 children this year, the school’s middle school program, which saw the addition of an […]

Fire in South Bay displaces family

At 2:11 a.m. crews responded to reports of a fire on the 100 block of 10th Avenue in South Bay. First arriving crews reported black smoke from a residence and entered to investigate. Firefighters quickly located the fire and extinguished it. There were no reported injuries and the Red Cross was contacted to assist one […]

Pahokee to host Fourth of July fireworks

The city of Pahokee is looking forward to another successful Fourth of July Fireworks Show this Saturday over Lake Okeechobee. According to Director of Community Development/Grants Erica Washington, the city will be hosting the fireworks show at the Pahokee Marina, as is the tradition, and welcomes spectators from near and far to watch the fireworks […]