Deb’s Notes

Drop a note to: debbiesnapp@embarqmail.com Merry Christmas to Monticello Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce members. There will be no December business meeting because its the holiday season and the annual Chamber Christmas Party will be held instead. At 5 p.m.…

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Small Business Saturday Support your hometown businesses This Thursday we will gather around our tables, with our family and friends, and celebrate Thanksgiving. This is the time of year it is brought to the forefront of our minds to give…

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Happy Belated Birthday to Jerome Akins! His special day was on Halloween Day, October 31! Wacissa United Methodist Church, 14492 Waukeenah Highway, will host its annual first Friday in November Rib Eye Steak Dinner fundraiser tonight, November 2 from 5:30…

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On Saturday, October 27, Jefferson Somerset Academy will host the 2018 Lego League Tournament. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Various teams from across North Florida will be competing in this Lego Robotics competition. For…

Glamma and Big Daddy with Kennedy.

I’m a Glamma

This past Wednesday, Oct. 17, at 4:53 a.m., I entered into the elite, wonderful category of grandmothers. Kennedy Elizabeth Holbrook entered into this world weighing eight pounds 14 ounces and was 21½ inches long. I must say, I never thought…

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Waukeenah United Methodist Church is seeking to hire a music director. Duties would include serving as church pianist, directing the choir at rehearsals one evening a week and coordinating the selection of music for services and special events. This is…

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Jefferson County Farm Bureau Banquet Have You Thanked A Farmer Lately?   I attended the annual Jefferson County Farm Bureau banquet last week, and what a delight it was. For those who missed the event, you really missed a special…

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Women Over 40 Below is a column that was published by Frank Kaiser. Through the years it has been misrepresented as an Andy Rooney commentary, however, it was not. For all the 40+ women out there, sit back and enjoy…