Woman’s Club hosts another successful event

On Oct. 6, the Glades County Woman’s Club (GCWC) hosted its sixth annual fundraising event at the City of Moore Haven Park. Money raised at this event goes toward mammograms, college scholarships and cancer awareness. A record 15 teams competed in the Rib Cook-Off. Teams were judged on presentation and taste. Judges for the event […]

Chow Down Food Trucks will in arrive in Moore Haven Nov. 1

MOORE HAVEN — Chow Down Food Trucks will arrive at Moore Haven Riverside Park, 299 Riverside Drive SW, on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 9 p.m. Bring your family to enjoy the food, fun, live music and kid zone. For more information visit facebook.com/chowdownfl

Prevailing Word Christian Center honors pastor

MOORE HAVEN — On Sunday, Oct. 28, Prevailing Word Christian will celebrate Pastor’s Appreciation Day by recognizing, honoring and expressing love to Pastor Mazie Ford for her steadfastness in the calling. The theme this year is The Just Shall Live By Faith and is based upon the scriptures: Romans 1:17 (NLT). This Good News tells […]

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 www.informedchoice.com. Medicare Open Enrollment end on Dec. 7. American Legion observes Veterans Day The Moore Haven American Legion Post 299 […]

Terriers dominate homecoming game

MOORE HAVEN — If there were any questions on whether Moore Haven would come out flat against the Southwest Florida Christian Kings after their dramatic and thrilling last-second win over Glades Day back on Sept. 28, the Terriers’ second play from scrimmage should’ve answered them. The Moore Haven offensive line sprung sophomore running back Nate […]

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 […]

Glades County Courthouse will be closed Sept. 28

MOORE HAVEN — Glades County Courthouse and the Glades County Building Depart/Planning and Zoning Buildings will be closed on September 28, 2018 due to fumigation.  Both will reopen for normal business hours Monday October 1, 2018.

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.

Components of park plan

The Moonshine Marsh Overlook Park project will include: • Dredging of around 648,000 cubic yards of muck and soil from Moore Haven Canal and Pig Trail channel; • Littoral zone mitigation of 34.5 acres, plus opportunities to create more marsh area; • 6+ miles of bank and scrub/shrub rehabilitation opportunities for wildlife habitat; • Florida […]