Dolphins donate weight room equipment to GCHS

BELLE GLADE — On Nov. 15, the Miami Dolphins donated new weight room equipment to the Glades Central Community High School football team. The donated equipment included Junior Dolphins T-shirts, cleats, weight benches, dumbbell sets, boxes and barbell clips. Dolphins and Glades Central alum Louis Oliver also made a surprise $5,000 donation to the program, […]

PHS receives historical memorabilia

PAHOKEE — Out of the small town of Pahokee, Florida, young minds have gone into the world to become part of our nation’s history, and Pahokee Principal Dwayne Dennard was honored to receive memorabilia of a Pahokee alumnus from the original 1937 graduating class. The memorabilia belonged to Dr. Adrian H. Daane. The artifacts were […]

PMHS student practices his craft

PAHOKEE — Pahokee Middle High School student-athlete and Palm Beach State College dual enrollment student Kerry Mullins put his welding craft to work and decided to help his high school by repairing the five-man sled, which is used in football practice. He’s using the welding skills he developed in the PBSC Welding Program to make […]

Senior Center to host Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon

BELLE GLADE — West County Senior Center (WCSC), 2916 S.R. 15, will hold the annual Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon. Festivities include lunch, gifts of love and holiday greetings in memory of Miss Precious and other clients no longer with them.

Gove explores the world during Multicultural Night

BELLE GLADE — Multicultural Night was held on Thursday, Nov. 29. The theme was “Exploring the Seven Continents.” Gove’s Steel Band Club, under the direction of music teacher Mr. Bethel, opened up the night with a selection that focused on the many cultures of the world. Each grade group worked with one of the seven […]

Gove Elementary School Events for December

• Now through Dec. 14: Gingerbread Shop • Now through Jan. 25: Choice applications for incoming kindergarten students • Dec. 6-14: Gingerbread Shop from 8:30 to 1:30 p.m. • Dec. 7: Wellington Landings Holiday Gathering • Dec. 12: Third grade field trip to Dolly Hand • Dec. 19: Holiday Showcase from 8 a.m. to noon […]

Sun Spots

Precious Wright luncheon set BELLE GLADE — West County Senior Center (WCSC), 2916 S.R. 15, will hold the annual Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon. Festivities include lunch, gifts of love and holiday greetings in memory of Miss Precious and other clients no longer with them. Food workshop set BELLE GLADE […]

Chamber of Commerce presents awards at banquet

BELLE GLADE — This year’s recipient of the Citizen of the Year Award at the 51st annual Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Oct. 23 was Ray “Michael” Wheeler (Mike). This year’s award was awarded posthumously to Mr. Wheeler, who passed away in September. Mike was recognized as an individual of integrity, commitment, loyalty and […]

West Palm Beach VA Clinics to remain open on Dec. 5

WEST PALM BEACH — The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center’s clinics at its main facility in West Palm Beach and its community based clinics will remain open on Wednesday, Dec. 5. President Donald J. Trump has declared Wednesday, Dec. 5, as a National Day of Mourning in respect to the death of former President […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Harold Pringle

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Harold Pringle, 42, 5 feet 9 inches tall, black hair and brown eyes. and he has multiple tattoos. His last known address was on Boone Avenue in Pahokee. He is wanted on a warrant for violation of probation on charges […]