An entire month is being dedicated to raising awareness for how important it is to buy from local farmers. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports, buying locally isn’t only healthier, it can provide a boost to the community’s economy as well.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPFarmtoRestaurant.mp3]
The Lake City community is working to help a family of eight that lost their home in a fire last week. Donations so far include mattresses, shoes, toothbrushes and sports equipment for the kids, and a GoFundMe has been set up to raise money toward a down payment on a new house.