Tag Archives: Levy County

Workforce job fair rescheduled

By on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:49 pm

From Workforce Connection Workforce Connection’s Job Fair which was postponed due to the threat of Tropical Storm Debby has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 19. The job fair is open at no charge to anyone looking for work in Citrus, [...]

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SRWMD expects Three Rivers Estates to hit flood stage soon

By on June 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:54 am

Tropical Storm Debby continues to dump rain across many waterlogged parts of North central Florida.  Many low-lying roads have been shut down due to flooding concerns.  The Suwannee River Water Management District is expecting the three Rivers Estates area to hit [...]

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Levy County officials remain alert as Tropical Storm Debby begins to move

By on June 25th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:54 am

Levy County officials are at a level two status as Tropical Storm Debby continues to churn in the Gulf of Mexico.  The county remains under not only a tornado and flood watch, but a tropical storm warning and a coastal [...]

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Cedar Key residents take Tropical Storm Debby in stride

By , and on June 24th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:44 am

      Cedar Key in Levy County is no stranger to tropical weather.  The community has had several bouts with strong storms through the years.  Chief of Police, Virgil Sandlin, talked with WUFT Meteorologist Jeff Huffman about the damage to [...]

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Levy County monitors Debby

By on June 24th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:40 pm

Levy county is one of the coastal counties that could be heavily impacted by Tropical Storm Debby.  This afteroon, WUFT-FM’s Forrest Smith talked with Levy’s Emergency Management Director Mark Johnson about the monitoring of the storm and what he and his [...]

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Summer programs in Levy County to keep kids learning

By on June 7th, 2012 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 2:58 pm

Many schools are finished for the year.  WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman spoke with Patrick Wneck ,  director of curriculum for Levy County School board about any programs that are going on this summer that will keep kids busy.  School ends Friday in [...]

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State’s unemployment rate drops to lowest in three years

By on March 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:43 pm

New numbers out today from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity show the unemployment rate has decreased in the state, falling to 9.4%. That’s the lowest it’s been in three years. Regionally, Workforce Connection reports the rate in Citrus, Levy [...]

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Rabies alert for Levy-Alachua County border

By on February 24th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:31 pm

The Levy County and Alachua County health departments have issued a rabies alert for the Forest Park and University Oaks area, which is near the Levy-Alachua County border in Archer.  Authorities said a dog tested positive for rabies Thursday, and [...]

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