Tag Archives: Dixie County

Family Business Joins County to Save Otter Sink Tract

By on April 28th, 2014 | Last updated: April 28, 2014 at 11:47 am

The Suwannee River Water Management District will work with a private company to rehydrate the Otter Sink tract in Dixie County this fall.

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Trenton Town Spirit at an All-Time High as Tigers Return to State Championship

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:51 pm

For the second consecutive year, the Trenton Tigers clinched a birth in the Class 1-A football state championship game.

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Emergency Helicopter Base Moves To Levy County, Allowing For Faster Response Times

By on November 19th, 2013 | Last updated: November 19, 2013 at 4:13 pm

Cross City helicopter base moves to Levy County to provide more medical support.

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$2 Million Project Begins To Restore Water Levels In Mallory Swamp

By on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 31, 2013 at 4:43 pm

A $2 million project to help restore water levels in Mallory Swamp began Wednesday. Geologists constructed wells to control the water levels in the swamp and aquifer. The second part of the project will close ditches that cause water to flow outside the swamp’s perimeter.

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Here Are North Florida’s Early Campaign Finance Leaders In The 2014 Legislature Race

By on October 16th, 2013 | Last updated: October 17, 2013 at 10:17 pm

With the 2014 general elections approaching, the public is able to access the leading contributions and expenditures North Florida candidates have amassed so far.

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Suwannee River Water Management District Gets $5.4 million For Springs Protection Funding

By on September 5th, 2013 | Last updated: September 5, 2013 at 12:14 pm

Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection approved the District’s funding request on Wednesday for the improvement projects.

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Florida schools to receive extra $134 million for improved student performances

By on February 26th, 2013 | Last updated: February 26, 2013 at 5:43 pm

This year, Florida schools will receive $134.6 million in performance-related funds, with $2,139,922 of that going to schools in the Gainesville area.

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About 10,000 additional Suwannee acres designated for recreational hunting

By on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm

The Suwannee River Water Managment District has added nearly 10,000 acres for public hunting. Deer, hog, turkey and small game hunting is available on these and other District lands from September to April.

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Dixie County’s Ten Commandments controversy is back at the lower court

By on August 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:05 pm

The fight over a monument displaying the Ten Commandments in front of the Dixie County Courthouse is back before the lower court. Earlier the American Civil Liberties Union sued on behalf of a North Carolina resident who considered buying property […]

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Dixie county surveys Debby situation

By on June 25th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:39 pm

Coastal Dixie County remains in the tropical storm warning area of Tropical Storm Debby.  This morning WUFT-FM’s Forrest Smith talked with Dixie County Manager Mike Cassidy about conditions in the county and how some of the coastal communities have been […]

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