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Leesburg teacher wins classroom makeover

Leesburg teacher wins classroom makeover

Fifth-grade teacher Caryn Long of Treadway Elementary School in Leesburg shed tears when she saw her newly renovated classroom during a special reveal this week. She was Lake County’s winner of the 2019 Renovate to Educate Contest sponsored by Addition…
Local students attend inauguration for new governor

Local students attend inauguration for new governor

Five young ladies from Florida’s Hometown USA Program recently attended events at the Inauguration of Governor Ron DeSantis. Specifically, they were a part of A Call to Action Honoring Service, Sacrifice, and Country, honoring fallen heroes, Gold Star Families, and all…
Local churches open as cold weather shelters

Local churches open as cold weather shelters

With temperatures expected to drop this evening, two Lake County churches are opening their doors to those vulnerable to the cold weather. LifePointe Church, located at 3551 E. Orange Ave., Eustis, and Trinity Assembly of God, 200 Urick St., Fruitland…
Lots to Do! Don’t Miss Anything!

Lots to Do! Don’t Miss Anything!

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Nov. 2 from 9am Opening Ceremony to Nov. 4 Closing at 5pm (viewing 24 hours daily) Lady Lake Soccer Field at the corner of Rolling Acres Road and State Highway 466 Traveling Wall is 3/5-scale model…

Florida Hospital Waterman Building Medical Plaza in Mount Dora

Florida Hospital Waterman (soon to be AdventHealth Waterman) is getting ready to deliver a baby of its own. Groundbreaking for a 22,260-square foot medical plaza in Mount Dora takes place in December and in nine months, a beautiful facility will…
Exotic Meat Eaters Unite!

Exotic Meat Eaters Unite!

    Ever eat ‘gator, caribou or wild boar? Ever want to eat it? Your chance to enjoy a wild meal comes Oct. 25, the “2018 Beast Feast” in  at the Historic Mote Morris House yard in Leesburg. They’ll be…
Miss Leesburg Winner of Five Crowns

Miss Leesburg Winner of Five Crowns

Jenna Croft is really a winner. Besides being the new Miss Leesburg 2018-2019. She is also the second person in 32 years to win crowns in all divisions of the well-known scholarship pageant. The 17-year-old daughter of Jackie and Roger…
Vac-Tron is 2018 Awardee of Florida Companies to Watch

Vac-Tron is 2018 Awardee of Florida Companies to Watch

Vac-Tron continues its path of growth and productivity. In a recent press release, the company announced it was a 2018 Awardee of the Florida Companies to Watch award. Vac-Tron was selected from among more than 500 nominees. Florida Companies to…
Charley Pride Coming to The Villages

Charley Pride Coming to The Villages

He’s a legend and has a unique voice that always recognized–Charley Pride. The acclaimed country music singer, who’s also a skillful musician and guitarist and award-winning recording artist will be at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center in The…
Keeping the Bears Away (And We Don’t Mean Football)!

Keeping the Bears Away (And We Don’t Mean Football)!

Lake County is using an award of $25,000 toward purchasing bear-resistant trash cans to sell—at a discount—to Lake County residents. If you’ve never met a black bear in your garage or rooting around your tossed refuse, you might not know…
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