Tent Revival set for Sept. 10-14

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Area Ministerial Association invites the Glades community to the Glades Area Tent Revival, which is taking place nightly Monday through Friday this week beginning at 7 p.m. in the open field located at 530 S. Main St. in Belle Glade (north of the old library). Local churches will be in […]

YOUR Government Watch

These upcoming meetings of local elected officials, scheduled during the next several weeks, are open to the public. As voters, YOU the public employ these people, and they’re spending the tax dollars that you pay them for your municipal services. At these meetings, they decide how, when and where to do so, and what will […]

Glades Central High School advises public of new procedures

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central High School (GCHS) Raiders will play the William T. Dwyer High School Panthers on Friday, Sept. 7. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. Admission is $6 (pre-sale tickets will not be sold). Ticket booths open at 4:45 p.m. To ensure the safety of ALL supporters, it is asked that you […]

YOUR Government Watch

These upcoming meetings of local elected officials, scheduled during the next several weeks, are open to the public. As voters, YOU the public employ these people, and they’re spending the tax dollars that you send them for your municipal services. At these meetings, they decide how, when and where to do so, and what will […]

Gove Elementary School earns awards

BELLE GLADE — Gove Elementary School was selected for the 2018 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, District Sustainability or Postsecondary Sustainability Award. Gove Elementary School has diligently worked with its staff, community and local partners for the last five years to accumulate grants and recognition to bring hands-on academic and conservation strategies for […]

Gove Elementary School News

Upcoming Events • Sept. 3: Labor Day • Sept. 5: Open House 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. • Sept. 10: Fall Holiday • Sept. 12: PTO/SAC 5-6:30 p.m. • Sept. 19: Fall Holiday • Sept. 25 – 28: Vision and hearing screening grades: kindergarten, first, third, and sixth • Sept. 28 – Oct. 4: Scholastic Book […]

Senior Center offers free dental services Aug. 30

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center is offering FREE Oral health examination and oral cancer screening services on Thursday, Aug. 30 to seniors 60  and older. Preventative dental services: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application. Denture adjustment services: • Denture repair • Denture […]

West County Senior Center to host diabetes event

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center, 2916 State Road 15 in Belle Glade, will host the “Diabetes: Don’t Sugar Coat It” event to be held on Thursday, Aug. 30, from 10 a.m. – noon. This free event offers diabetes risk assessments, A1C testing, local resources, raffles prizes and more. The public is invited. […]

Levine visits early voting station in Belle Glade

BELLE GLADE — On the third day of early voting in Florida, Wednesday, Aug. 15, former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, took to the trail and made a campaign stop at an early voting location in Belle Glade. Mayor Levine, joined by supporters and volunteers, shared his […]

Gove Elementary School News

Gove has a Successful Meet and Greet Event Gove Elementary’s first event of the school year, “Meet and Greet,” was a huge success thanks to the support of their entire Gove family. With over 600 parents that signed in, the event was well attended by students and parents. Students and parents toured the school and […]