Crime Stoppers is searching for Carlton Butler

PAHOKEE — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Carlton Butler, age 24, black, male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 170 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. His last known address was South Barfield Highway in Pahokee He is wanted on a felony warrant for violation of probation for possession of […]

Family escapes early morning fire

BELLE GLADE — A Palm Beach County Fire Rescue press release stated that at 2:29 a.m. on Dec. 26 crews responded to reports of a fire on the 400 block of S.W. Ave. B Place in Belle Glade. First arriving crews reported smoke from a second floor apartment and quickly entered to locate the source. […]

Orange Bowl celebrates legacy gift

BELLE GLADE — The Orange Bowl Committee and Palm Beach County announce the opening of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade. The opening celebration, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m. Attendees at the free opening celebration will enjoy activities […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Undrea Demetrius Jones

SOUTH BAY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Undrea Demetrius Jones, age 43, black, male, 6 feet tall, 240 pounds, bald head, brown eyes, and a tattoo on his left arm. His last known address was Southeast Fourth Avenue in South Bay. He is wanted on a felony warrant […]

Belle Glade vice mayor appointed to NLC

WASHINGTON — Mary Ross Wilkerson, vice mayor of Belle Glade, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2019 Community and Economic Development (CED) federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s federal policy positions on issues involving housing, community and economic development, land use, recreation and parks, historic […]

Orange Bowl celebrates legacy gift

BELLE GLADE — The Orange Bowl Committee and Palm Beach County announce the opening of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade. The opening celebration, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m. Attendees at the free opening celebration will enjoy activities […]

Christmas parade and toy giveaway planned

SOUTH BAY — KTM Foundation Inc, BElegant CreativEvents and the Marshall Family will present the third annual Community Toy Giveaway/Holiday In The Park and Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 22, in honor of the late Willie F. Marshall Sr. (BoJack). The Christmas Parade will begin at 10 a.m. followed by the Community Toy Giveaway/Holiday In […]

Lakeside Medical receives ‘A’ safety grade

BELLE GLADE — Lakeside Medical Center, a 70-bed, rural acute care teaching hospital accredited by The Joint Commission and operated by the Health Care District of Palm Beach County, is proud to be one of just five Palm Beach County hospitals to receive an ‘A’ Safety Grade from the The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital […]

Homeless pets need short-term foster homes for holidays

WEST PALM BEACH — Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control is asking local residents to foster an adoptable pet through the holiday season. There are currently more than 200 pets in need of loving homes at the local shelter. Providing a short-term foster home through the holidays gives these pets a better chance at […]

Man charged with Belle Glade shooting

BELLE GLADE — A man was charged with shooting a woman in the leg today, Dec. 13. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office press release stated that at just after 2 a.m., deputies responded to a shooting in the 1200 block of Southwest Avenue B in Belle Glade, Upon arriving, the deputies found a female […]