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Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. July 4, 1054 – The brightest known supernova – SN 1054 – is reported by Chinese astrologers. The remnant of the supernova is now known as the Crab Nebula. The supernova remained visible for around…

Deb’s Notes

Happy Birthday today to Anita Ashworth and Nikki Shepard! Happy anniversary today to Peggy and Terry Day and Linda and Dennis Wolfe, Sr. and Sandra and Guy Hood! The Howard Academy High School Alumni Association will meet at 10 a.m.…

Protecting yourself from mosquitos

Mosquitoes are a pesky nuisance Floridians are all too familiar with, especially this time of year. They are not only a blood-sucking nuisance but they carry many diseases. Mosquito-borne diseases of public health concern in Florida include St. Louis encephalitis,…

Marion Paulette Alexander Taylor

Marion Paulette Alexander Taylor, 67, of Plainfield, N.J., passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 29, at New Bethel AME Church, in Monticello, with burial in the Church Cemetery.…

Nathaniel “Nat” Gallon, Sr.

Nathaniel “Nat” Gallon, Sr., 85, passed at home on Friday, June 21, 2019. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday, June 30, at Bethel AME Church, Monticello, with burial in Tallahassee National Cemetery at 12 p.m. on Monday, July 1. Viewing-visitation…