Julius Hackett, general manager of Tri-County Electric Cooperative, has been named the grand marshal for this year’s Watermelon Festival (WM) parade. The WM Committee announced Hackett’s selection earlier this week,…

Florida Trust members  tour Monticello

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. Monticello and several of its historic sites were among the points that members of the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation (FTFP) toured during their organization’s…

With about 80 percent of the landscaping work on U.S. 19 reported as completed, the expectation is that the contractor will finish the beautification project by early June. The contractor’s…