Fall Festival at Hope

Hope Baptist Church will be sponsoring a communitywide Fall Festival on Saturday, Nov. 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. Come out and enjoy food, games, rides and fun for all. Hope Baptist Church is located at 3900 SE S.R. 100, Starke.

BMS, BHS bands to perform free concert on Veterans Day

The band programs at Bradford Middle and Bradford High schools present “An American Salute” on Veterans Day (Thursday, Nov. 11) at 7 p.m. at the BHS auditorium to honor those who’ve served and continue to serve this country. Admission is free. Performances will include the BMS wind ensemble and jazz and symphonic bands, and the … Read more

Blanding Museum to host Family Day on Veterans Day

The Camp Blanding Museum will host a family day on Veterans Day (Thursday, Nov. 11), beginning at 11 a.m. A short ceremony will take place on the museum steps. Lunch, billed as being available at World War II-prices, will be served from noon until 2 p.m. The first 100 veterans will receive free, limited-edition T-shirts. … Read more

Veterans Day ceremony in Starke

American Legion Post 56 will hold a Veteran’s Day Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will be conducted at Charlie Schaefer Veteran’s Memorial Park located on East Call Street. The public and all veterans are cordially invited to attend ceremony and pay homage to our veterans.

Christmas pageant seeks contestants

The Downtown Merchants present the third annual Miss Winter Fest Christmas Pageant on Thursday, Dec. 9, at 6 p.m. at the Women’s Clubhouse of Starke. Winners will be awarded in the following categories and and age groups: Christmas attire and dress or formal wear for ages —4 to 6 years old. —7 to 11 years … Read more

School board meets Monday

The Bradford County School Board will hold its annual reorganizational meeting at 5:45 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 8. There will be a workshop at 6 p.m. followed by the regular school board meeting. All meetings are open to the public and will take place in the boardroom at 501 W. Washington St. in Starke.

Need help getting health insurance?

Suwannee River AHEC’s Navigators provide outreach and enrollment services to anyone looking to enroll for health care coverage in the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace. They assist consumers with confidential telephone, virtual, and online enrollment service appointments. Services are completely free. Call 386-230-9400 or email [email protected] to book your appointment today.

Get help quitting

Quitting tobacco isn’t easy. Finding help should be. If you’re ready to quit, join the next Tools to Quit Tobacco group on Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 3–5 p.m. at the Bradford County Health Department. Virtual options by computer and phone are also available. This free, one-time two-hour group will give you tips on how to … Read more

Spaghetti dinner supports military

American Legion Post 0230 in Hawthorne will sell spaghetti dinners to raise money for current and former military members in need on Friday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 7 p.m. Dinners include salad, garlic bread, dessert and beverage. Vegetarian option available. Dinners are $8 for adults and $4 for children 10 and under. The post … Read more