‘Keenagers’ build mini manger scenes

MOORE HAVEN — The over-50 group affectionately known as Keenagers was pleasantly surprised when, following a covered dish luncheon at their December meeting, they were each handed an oyster shell, a Christmas card depicting the Holy Family and a pair of scissors. Laura Daniels and Bobbi Brown instructed the members in making Nativity scenes by […]

New pickleball courts set to open in Moore Haven

GLADES COUNTY — Six brand new pickleball courts are scheduled to open at the Glades RV Resort near Moore Haven on Jan. 12. The new courts have been a longtime project of USA Pickleball Association Ambassador for Hendry/Glades Tim Camden, who has pushed to have more courts for the fast-growing sport. “This has been a […]

GCPA opens A Bountiful Barn Thrift Store

MOORE HAVEN — A Bountiful Barn Thrift Store, 442 U.S. 27, Moore Haven. (next door to Cafe 27) is now open with an assortment of clothes, shoes, toys, TVs, lamps, furniture, mirrors, artwork, pictures, jewelry and home decor, as well as antiques and collectibles and much more at reasonable prices. The store is open Monday, […]

Community involved with Turkey Trot

The Glades County Tobacco-Free Partnership and Glades County School District collaborated to host the annual Turkey Trot event in commemoration of the Great American Smoke-Out. The Great American Smoke-Out is an annual intervention event recognized on the third Thursday of November by the American Cancer Society. Approximately 40 million American adults still smoke, and tobacco […]

Winner of the 2018 Halloween Contest

You can’t be Colonel Sanders (Jimmie Hill) without a bucket of chicken.

New Habitat homes to be built on 2 donated Moore Haven lots

MOORE HAVEN — Glades County has conveyed two lots it owned in Moore Haven to Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte County for construction of its first two affordable homes here, and the organization says roughly 20 people already have expressed interest in applying to become Habitat homeowners. The transfer was suggested by Cindy Ricker, the […]