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WTEC to hold registrations West Technical Education Center (WTEC), 2625 N.W. 16th St., will hold registrations for their new Home Health Aide program. from Dec. 17 to 21 and Jan. 7 to 11. Classes will begin Jan. 28. Students have the option of a 12-week day program or a 15-week evening program. For information, contact […]

Johnson’s journey celebrated in Pahokee

Public works chief climbed ladder for 30 years PAHOKEE — After graduating from Pahokee High School in 1988, Alvin Johnson hired on with the city to be a maintenance worker and, a few years later after having cut a lot of grass, set himself a much higher goal. On Oct. 9, he listened to lavish […]

Suspect arrested in Pahokee shooting

PAHOKEE — A shooting occurred on Friday morning, Nov. 2, in Pahokee, and a suspect is in custody. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office press release stated that deputies responded to a shooting in the 400 block of Royal Palm Court in Pahokee at 8:28 a.m. Friday. Another news release hours later stated that upon […]

Diabetes Health Fair scheduled for Nov. 3 in Pahokee

PAHOKEE — Following two successful Diabetes Health Fair Initiatives in Belle Glade, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is bringing the popular information event to Pahokee. The Diabetes Health Fair is free to the public and will be held in Pahokee High School’s gymnasium on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Local residents who […]

St. Mary parish denied shrine designation

PAHOKEE — “To those of you who had requested me to seek St. Mary in Pahokee designated as an official ‘Shrine’ to Our Lady of Bethlehem, unfortunately it has been rejected by the Diocese of Palm Beach.” So stated a post on the Facebook page of former St. Mary Catholic Church Pastor John Mericantante last […]

Glades Diabetes Health Fair scheduled Nov. 3

PAHOKEE — The 2018 Glades Diabetes Health Fair will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Pahokee High School Gymnasium located at 900 Larrimore Road in Pahokee. Learn how to manage diabetes and improve your quality of life! Event will hold lectures, question and answer sessions on important […]

Man killed in Pahokee shooting

PAHOKEE — A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office press release stated that at 10 p.m. on Oct. 24 deputies responded to a shooting in the 200 block of Daniels Place in Pahokee. Upon arrival deputies located a male suffering from a gunshot wound(s). The victim was pronounced dead on scene by responding PBC Fire Rescue […]

Pahokee Middle Senior High School events for Oct.

FAFSA Training for Senior Parents Parents will be trained on completing the FASFA with assistance from a local college and guidance counselors on Thursday, Oct. 4, from 8-10 a.m. in Room 2-203; 5-7 p.m. in Room 2-203; Friday, Oct. 26, from 6-8 p.m. at the Anquan Boldin Stadium. Parent Trainings on Academic Success Provide parents […]

The score for ‘Winds Over the Glades’ will go like this

PAHOKEE — When Robert Boudreau arranged with the encouragement of local officials and investors to bring his historic “floating arts center” to the marina here this summer, the intent of everyone involved was to give the old vessel a new life as a centerpiece of Glades culture. The Point Counterpoint II, which is the ship’s […]

Aerial spraying for mosquitoes scheduled for Sept. 29

PALM BEACH COUNTY — The Palm Beach County Division of Mosquito Control will be conducting aerial spraying beginning at sunset on Saturday, September 29, weather permitting. The planned coverage area of approximately 82,000 acres will target populated areas in and near Jupiter Farms and the Glades communities. West Nile Virus has been confirmed in two […]