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Lake Butler Elementary School, Straight A & A/B Honor Roll, 3rd Nine Weeks Period 2017/2018

Congratulations to the following students from Lake Butler Elementary School for earning A-Honor Roll for the 3rd Nine Weeks Period! Way to go Tigers! Kindergarten A-Honor Students: First Grade A-Honor Roll Students: Second Grade A-Honor Roll Students: Third Grade A-Honor … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club Meeting Review, Tuesday, MArch 20, 2018

Article submitted by Ted Barber Following an excellent 30 minute lunch and fellowship, the weekly meeting was opened with Shane Collins asking for our prayers for Billy Ray Foister’s Family. Billy Ray, a loyal and dedicated Rotarian, passed Saturday, March … Continue reading

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Union County Has a Victim Services And Rape Crisis Outreach Center

Union County now has a full time victim advocate providing services for any victim of a crime. All services are free and confidential, you do not have to report the crime to receive services. They provide counseling, support groups, guidance … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary News, Tuesday, February 27, 2018 Meeting Review

Submitted by Ted Barber This week in 1692 a few people turned a community upside down igniting mass hysteria due to fear and ignorance. Over 200 people were arrested and over 20 executed including two children. This was one of … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary News, February 13, 2018 Meeting Review

Article submitted by Ted Barber Each year the Lake Butler Rotary Club enjoys a Valentine Luncheon with the Lake Butler Women’s Club. This year the event was held at the newly renovated Women’s Club. The meal was really terrific and … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club News, February 6, 2018 Meeting Review

At our weekly noon luncheon, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, Russ Wade dusted off his cookie presentation that he provided the lake Butler Rotarians about six years ago. Few of us knew that Russ was the connoisseur cookie man. His adeptness … Continue reading

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Guidelines to Decrease the Spread of the Flu in Union County

Parents, We are having an increase in the Flu virus in our county.  Below are some guidelines to decrease the spread of both viruses. Do not send your child to school if they are sick with flu-like illness. Symptoms often … Continue reading

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Lake Butler Rotary Club News, January 23, 2018 Meeting Review

Lake Butler Rotary Club Meeting, January 23, 2018 Article Submitted by Ted Barber Another fantastic Spires catered lunch with fried chicken, baked chicken, lima beans, mashed potatoes, mixed salad and peach cobbler for dessert was enjoyed by all. Fifteen members … Continue reading

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Facebook Changes. How to Keep Favorite Pages in Your News Feed

Facebook announced changes it is making to it’s News Feed so you will see less news, media posts and more posts from your friends. This is helpful unless you like seeing some of the news posts that routinely show in … Continue reading

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FPL Announces Plan to Apply Federal Tax Savings Towards Cost of Hurricane Irma Restoration

On January 16, 2018, Florida Power & Light (FPL) announced that because of the federal tax savings from the tax reform signed into Law by President Trump on December 22, 2017, FPL customers would not pay a surcharge for Hurricane … Continue reading

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