Sun Spots

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 more information […]

Rocket Star Readers celebrate at Gove Elementary

Congratulations to the Gove Elementary students that celebrated meeting their Scholastic Reading Counts goal on Friday, Oct. 18. This first celebration was a great success with a grand total of 119 students. Students are encouraged to continue to read to ensure their attendance at each of the bi-monthly celebrations. Special recognition and trophies went to […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Shawntaveius Britton

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Shawntaveius Britton, 35, black, female, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 150 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. Her last known address was on Palm Boulevard in Pahokee. Britton is wanted on a warrant for a felony charge of failure to […]

Rosenwald Elementary School calendar for Oct.

Important Dates! • Tuesday, Oct. 9 – Rosenwald’s Homecoming Coronation at 7 p.m. • Wednesday, Oct. 10 – International Walk to School Day • Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. – S.A.C. Meeting • Wednesday Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. – Title I Parent Meeting • Wednesday, Oct. 17 – Hispanic Heritage Museum displays in […]

Students recognized

BELLE GLADE – Shanyna Senorine (left) who is a fourth grader in Mrs. Mawali’s classroom at Belle Glade Elementary, along with Principal Robera Walker (right). Shanyna received a letter from Governor Scott for making a perfect score on her FY18 Math Florida Standards Assessment (FSA). She is the granddaughter of Ms. Annie Hunter.

Gove kicks off the school year using SWPBIS

BELLE GLADE — At Gove Elementary, teachers use the School Wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (SWPBIS) along with CHAMPS classroom management system. Students are presented with a Gove Mascot Paw by teachers when they are caught demonstrating positive behavior around the school. Once the class earns 14 paws the class earns 30 minutes of […]

FoundCare Inc. receives national recognition

WEST PALM BEACH — For the second year in a row, FoundCare Inc. received the Quality Improvement Award from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. According to the HRSA certification letter, FoundCare has achieved the best overall clinical performance among health centers around […]

Dolly Hand celebrates 25 years with Children’s Theatre

BELLE GLADE — The Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center is thrilled to present their 25th annual Missoula Children’s Theatre production with the first title the center ever presented, “Alice in Wonderland.” Students from around the lake will audition on Monday, Sept. 24, and then rehearse for just four short days! During that time, they will […]

PBSO investigating Belle Glade shooting

BELLE GLADE — A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office (PBSO) press release stated that on Sept. 14 at 5:02 p.m. deputies responded to a shooting in the 715 Mobile Home Park in Belle Glade. Upon arrival deputies located Jermaurion Folmar, 31, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to a local hospital where succumbed to […]

Let’s Talk for a Healthier Glades set Sept. 17

BELLE GLADE — Glades residents are invited to Let’s Talk for a Healthier Glades at the following times and locations: • Monday, Sept. 17, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 491 E Main St. in Pahokee. • Monday, Oct. 8, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Leon Camel Resource […]