Monthly Archives: August 2017

HPS Enterprises Submits Claim for Relief under the Land Use and Environmental Dispute Resolution Act. Section 70.51, Florida Statute

In the January 21, 2016 edition of the Union County Times, a handful of Union and Bradford County Families announced their intent to join together in a multi-million dollar industrial venture of mining for phosphate deposits buried underneath some 3600 … Continue reading

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Rotary News from the August 29, 2017 Lake Butler Rotary Meeting

Jason Davis, Owner of the Hillandale Quality Feed business in Lake Butler was our guest speaker.  He told us the business began in 1970 producing 90% of the chicken feed needed from locally grown corn. The company adjusted to the … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club Meeting Review from August 22, 2017

Russ Wade earned the extra credit by correctly answering the question regarding this day (August 22) in History.  The question asked about an international emblem used under the Geneva Convention of 1864 for nonpartisan care to the sick and wounded … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club News from Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Article by Ted Barber Sara Owen was honored as the Lake Butler Rotary Club’s newest member. Dave Mecusker read a short biography about Sara and then presented her with her Rotary Badge, framed Certificate of Membership and a welcome packet. … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club Hosts Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

Article by Ted Barber   Following Club President Ted Barber’s welcome of all the guests,  Dave Mecusker, Club Membership Chairmen, welcomed Bob Brown as the newest Lake Butler Rotary Club member. Trent Wheeler and Donna Harris presented Welcome Certificates to … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club August 1, 2017 Luncheon Meeting

Article by Ted Barber Lake Butler Interact Members 7-29-30-17 Leadership Training Shane Collins, our Program Chairman, tried to give “Extra Credit” to any Club Member who correctly identified the amusement park that opened in 1961 on 212 acres. The correct … Continue reading

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Union County High School Open House for the 2017-2018 School Year

Union County High will be holding their Open House for the 2017-2018 school year on Thursday, August 17th at 7:00pm in the auditorium.

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Lake Butler Middle School’s 2017-2018 Open House Dates

Lake Butler Middle School will be holding their Open House on two different days for the 2017-2018 School Year. For students in Grades 5th and 6th, Open House will be on Monday, August 7th at 6:30pm. For students in Grades … Continue reading

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Rotary Fellowship, Networking and Doing Good

Article by Ted Barber Rotary Zone 34 Leadership Training July 29-30, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida, cemented, in my mind, why I am an active Rotarian. Our Foundation is one of the top 10 charities, with 91% of our contributions providing humanitarian … Continue reading

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