Glades at a Glance

Medicare assistance offered Medicare Open Enrollment assistance will be available at the Hope Connections, 200 2nd St. in Moore Haven, on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. to noon. For information call 239-208-7090 or visit Medicare Open Enrollment end on Dec. 7. Medicare assistance offered MOORE HAVEN – Medicare Open Enrollment assistance will be […]

Gallery: Moore Haven Terriers Homecoming 2018

Moore Haven Terriers homecoming game and parade and photos taken Sept. 28 in Moore Haven.

GCWC starts new year off with full schedule

GLADES COUNTY — Glades County Woman’s Club President Marina Langdale started the new club year off with a full schedule. She began the recent meeting by appointing club chairmen and a chaplain. The GCWC is the only service club in Glades County, and membership is by invitation only. Prospective members must be sponsored by an […]

Keenagers enjoy nursery rhyme competition

MOORE HAVEN — Not every person who is at least 50 years of age gets to return to preschool. Following a covered dish luncheon, Keenagers enjoyed a competition featuring nursery rhymes. It was soon evident that Laura Daniels was going to win, as she even knew what Tuesday’s Child is Full of. Sabrina and Brenda […]

Car seat inspections to be held Sept. 25

MOORE HAVEN — Safe Kids will host a car seat inspection on Tuesday, Sept. 25, from 9 a.m. – noon at the Florida Community Health Center, 1021 Health Park Drive in Moore Haven. For information call, Jashiramor Harper at 863-983-7813 ext. 1423. Inspections are open to walk-ins or by appointment.

Woman’s Club plans walkathon for breast cancer

MOORE HAVEN — The Glades County Woman’s Club will sponsor their sixth annual Walkathon for Breast Cancer on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Moore Haven City Park, 299 Riverside Drive in Moore Haven. Registration will be held at 10:30 a.m. in front of the Glades County Library, 201 Riverside Drive. The walk begins at 11 […]

Woman’s Club sponsors Rib Cook-Off

MOORE HAVEN — The Glades County Woman’s Club is sponsoring their sixth annual Rib Cook-Off on Oct. 6, at the Moore Haven City Park, 299 Riverside Drive, at 7 a.m. with three bones to be turned into the judges by noon. Winners will be announced at 12:30 p.m. Ribs will be judged in two categories: […]

Lake Okeechobee News: We’re stronger together

Newspaper merger planned for publications around Lake Okeechobee In the pioneer days when new cities were founded all around Lake Okeechobee, newspapers were established to bring community members together. In order to organize a new city, town or county, they needed a way to communicate with the people. The newspapers in Okeechobee, Clewiston, Moore Haven […]

Dueling pianos to raise cash for HRMC

LABELLE — The Hendry Regional Medical Center Foundation is planning a “Keys to Health” Dueling Pianos event on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 5:30 p.m. at the Oak Grove RV Resort in LaBelle. The HRMC Foundation invites anyone interested to join its members for a fun-filled evening where their entertainers will compete on the pearly keys […]

Glades EDC annual dinner is Sept. 6

MOORE HAVEN — The Glades County Economic Development Council will present its 2018 annual dinner on Thursday evening, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. at the Doyle Conner Building in Moore Haven. Those planning to attend are asked to RSVP no later than Friday, Aug. 31, by email to or by calling 863-946-0300. The keynote […]