Local News

  • Upcoming Events August 9, 2018

    Thursday,  Aug. 16

    • R.H. CARTER IS HOSTING A MEET AND GREET for Circuit Judge Candidate Christine Thurman, at 6:30 p.m. at the Wakulla Senior Citizens Center. All Wakulla County voters are welcomed. Thurman is running for Seat 12, in the Second Judicial Circuit, which serves Wakulla and its five surrounding counties.

    • WAKULLA HIGH SCHOOL PRESEASON SCRIMMAGE against Lincoln High School is at 7 p.m., at  Gene Cox Stadium in Tallahassee.

  • Upcoming Events August 9, 2018

    Thursday, Aug. 9

    • ST. MARKS CITY COMMISSION meets at city hall in St. Marks at 7 p.m.

    Friday, Aug. 10

    • SCHOOL STARTS for students of Wakulla County Public Schools. It’s a half-day.

    • LATIN DANCE CLASS every Friday from 7 to 8 p.m. at Cuban Mojo’s, 10 Preston Circle, Unit A. $5 per class for beginning Salsa, Merengue and Bachata.

  • Upcoming Events August 2, 2018

    Thursday, Aug. 2

    • WAKULLA ROTARY CLUB meets at Magnuson Wildwood Inn at 8:30 a.m.

    Friday, Aug. 3

    • First Friday Gospel Sing at Pioneer Baptist Church, 486 Beechwood Drive, at Spring Creek Highway is from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Contact the Smiths with any additional questions at 850-597-3905.

    • Story Time in the Park at 10 a.m. (Medart Rec Park). Join Mrs. Heather each month for stories, songs, finger painting, and bubbles at different parks around Wakulla County!  

    Saturday, Aug. 4

  • Week in Wakulla July 26, 2018

    Thursday, July 26
    • SCENE in Wakulla Fest
    DECADES ‘80s Dance Party starts at 8 p.m. at The Palaver Tree Theater. The cost is $5. SCENE in Wakulla is from Thursday, July 26 through Saturday July 28.

    Friday, July 27
    • Community fun day  at St. Nora Primitive Baptist Church at 1994 Sopchopppy Hwy. in Sopchoppy from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be food, fun and a school supply give away. Everyone is invited. For more info call (850) 570-3249.

  • Library News July 19, 2018

    “Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.”
     -Sam Keen

    Monday, July 23
    NAACP 6:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, July 24
    Book Bunch 10:30 a.m.
    Rockin’ Readers 2:30 p.m.
    The Basics of Better Living 4 p.m.
    Girl Scout Troup 160 4:30 p.m.
    CPR Training 6:30

    Wednesday, July 25
    Wakulla County Garden Club Board 10 a.m.
    Book Babies 10:30 a.m.
    Rappin’ Readers 2:30 p.m.
    Knitting Group 4 p.m.

    Thursday, July 26

  • Week in Wakulla July 19, 2018

    Thursday, July 19

    • Tourist development council meeting in the Wakulla County Board of County Commissioners Administration Conference Room, 3093 Crawfordville Hwy. in Crawfordville.

    • Talquin town hall meeting is from 6 to 7 p.m. at the public Library.

    • WAKULLA COUNTY CANCER SUPPORT GROUP meets in the Education Center of the Crawfordville United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. This group Meeting is for men and women. Spouses, Caregivers and Friends are welcome. For more information, call (850) 926-6050.

  • Jay Estes signs with Chicago White Sox

    By Linda ann
    News Correspondent
    Wakulla High School graduate Jay Estes signed a free agent contract with Chicago White Sox in mid-June of this year.
    Estes graduated from Wakulla High School and went on to attend Chipola Community College on scholarship to later transfer to Auburn University on scholarship as well.

  • Library News July 5, 2018

    “The summer night is like a perfection of thought.”
     -Wallace Stephens 

    Monday, July 9
    Wakulla Christian Coalition 6 p.m.

    Tuesday, July 10
    Book Bunch 10:30 a.m.
    Rockin’ Readers 2:30 p.m.
    Girl Scout Troop 160 4:30 p.m.

    Wednesday, July 11
    Book Babies 10:30 a.m.
    Rappin’ Readers 2:30 p.m.
    Knitting Group 4 p.m.

    Thursday, July 12
    STEAM Team 2:30 p.m.
    Sci-Fi Book Club 6:30 p.m.

  • Upcoming Events July 5, 2018

    Friday, July 6

    • First Friday Gospel SinG at Pioneer Baptist Church, 486 Beechwood Drive, in Crawfordville is from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Hot Dogs, Chips and lemonade will be served. This is a family event with no admission charge. Contact the Smith’s with any additional questions at (850) 597-3905.
    • Yoga at New Posh on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. Contact newposh3079@gmail.com or phone 528-5838 to reserve a space. $12 single class; yoga packages available.

    Saturday, July 7

  • Library News June 28, 2018

    “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives.  I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.”
     -R. David Lankes

    Thursday, June 28
    STEAM Team 2:30 p.m.
    Women’s Support Group 6 p.m.   
    Operation Santa 6 p.m.
    Bible Study 6:45 p.m.
    Puppeteer Will Keating 7 p.m. (Community Center)

    Friday, June 29
    Quilting Guild 9:30 a.m.
    Dungeons & Dragons 2:30 p.m.
    Music in the Park 7 p.m. (Hudson Park)