http://www.thewakullanews.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Show and tell http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/show-and-tell <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cal_jamison_shows_and_tells.jpg" alt="Cal Jamison shows a baseball autographed by " title="Cal Jamison shows a baseball autographed by " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> A rock from the legendary &ldquo;Wakulla Volcano&rdquo; was one of the interesting items shared at the Wakulla County Historical Society Show and Tell event Thursday, March 14.<br /> If you never heard of the Wakulla Volcano &ndash; let alone that it left behind rocks &ndash; then you know why the Show and Tell event is held.<br /> St. Paddy's Day celebration http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/st-paddys-day-celebration <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_5391.jpg" alt="Clowns riding in the St. Patrick’s Day parade." title="Clowns riding in the St. Patrick’s Day parade." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> St. Patrick&rsquo;s Day was celebrated with a parade and a festival at Hudson Park in Crawfordville on Saturday, March 18.<br /> The festival was hosted by the Wakulla Lions Club.<br /> &ldquo;I have been a proud member of the club for 20 years, in both Sopchoppy and Crawfordville,&rdquo; said Gib Jones. &ldquo;It is wonderful to support the community. We target school children and the elderly and provide them with eyeglasses, hearing aids and anything else they may need. Helping the community is our number one focus.&rdquo;<br /> Sodexo adds variety to school meals http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/sodexo-adds-variety-school-meals <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pr_sodexo_2_3.10.17-1.jpg" alt="Sodexo General Manager Donna Pease, Superintendent Bobby Pearce, and District Liaison Gina Ward with WHS students lunching on the patio." title="Sodexo General Manager Donna Pease, Superintendent Bobby Pearce, and District Liaison Gina Ward with WHS students lunching on the patio." align="left" hspace="6" width="74" height="85" /><p> Superintendent Bobby Pearce introduced changes in breakfast and lunch service to Wakulla&rsquo;s public education students beginning in the fall of 2016. Sodexo, a worldwide &ldquo;quality of life&rdquo; organization, is now managing Wakulla&rsquo;s Food Services.<br /> What's in your shooting bag? http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/whats-your-shooting-bag <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bag.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="98" height="85" /><p> You&rsquo;d think two people who visit the Wakulla County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office range on a regular basis would have the same items in their range bags.<br /> Well, it&rsquo;s true and it&rsquo;s not.<br /> I ask Joe what the most important things in his range bag are, and he says &ldquo;eyes and ears.&rdquo;<br /> Wakulla deputy injured in car crash http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/wakulla-deputy-injured-car-crash-0 <p> Lt. Jeremy Johnston of the Wakulla County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office was transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital for serious injuries he suffered in a car crash on Thursday morning while responding to an emergency call.<br /> Capt. Chris Savary, the public information officer for WCSO, said that Johnston may have suffered a broken arm in the crash.<br /> Bo Lynn's named to National Register of Historic Places http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/bo-lynns-named-national-register-historic-places <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bo_lynns.jpg" alt="Bo Lynn&#039;s in St. Marks" title="Bo Lynn&#039;s in St. Marks" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By NANCY IMPERIALE<br /> nimperiale@thewakullanews.net<br /> <br /> Bo Lynn&rsquo;s Grocery has been named to the National Register of Historic Places.<br /> Built in 1936, the iconic white wooden store at 850 Port Leon Drive has been a community mainstay in St. Marks for more than 80 years.<br /> The Florida National Register Review Board met to consider the nomination in December and confirmed Bo Lynn&rsquo;s designation in February.<br /> When the official plaque arrives, owner Joy Brown &ndash; known to generations as &ldquo;Miss Joy&rdquo; &ndash; has plans for it. March is Youth Art Month http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/march-youth-art-month <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/rms_article6.jpg" alt="Frida Kahlo “Viva la Vida” features the work of Riversprings Middle School artists Aden McClintock, George Hernandez, Raymond Hatchman, Matt Posey, Ashley Tucker, Tanasha Cooksey, Brooke Young, Maurjea’ Robinson, Jamilyn Lewis, Hali Hubbard, Savannah Woellert and Mackenzie Crockett." title="Frida Kahlo “Viva la Vida” features the work of Riversprings Middle School artists Aden McClintock, George Hernandez, Raymond Hatchman, Matt Posey, Ashley Tucker, Tanasha Cooksey, Brooke Young, Maurjea’ Robinson, Jamilyn Lewis, Hali Hubbard, Savannah Woellert and Mackenzie Crockett." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> The goals of Youth Art Month are:<br /> To recognize art education as a viable factor in the total education curricula that develops citizens of a global society.<br /> To recognize art as a necessity for the full development of a better quality of life for all.<br /> To direct attention to the value of art education for divergent and critical thinking.<br /> To expand art programs in schools and stimulate new art programs.<br /> To encourage commitment to the arts by students, community organizations, and individuals everywhere.<br /> 51st annual Swine Show http://www.thewakullanews.com/content/51st-annual-swine-show <img src="http://www.thewakullanews.com/sites/www.thewakullanews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/carlos_mendoza_and_pig.jpg" alt="Carlos Mendoza, a Wakulla High School senior, shows a pig. " title="Carlos Mendoza, a Wakulla High School senior, shows a pig. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By LINDA ANN<br /> McDONALD<br /> News Correspondent<br /> <br /> Saturday, March 11 marked the 51st Annual Wakulla County Swine Show with a record breaking 68 hogs on the show roster. The event took place at the Wakulla County Livestock Pavilion.<br /> Participants included Wakulla County residents as well as others who traveled from north Georgia to compete in the Swine Showing Contest.<br />