Give nesting waterbirds space to help keep them safe

It’s nesting season for Florida’s waterbirds, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Audubon Florida are reminding beachgoers and boaters to give these birds and their young space to help keep them safe. “This is a critical time of year for nesting birds and their young,” said Craig Faulhaber, avian conservation coordinator […]

Dr. Chow: An American success story

Opportunity. That’s what this country means to Dr. Kai-Fu Chow, who has served LaBelle’s medical needs since 1981. Born in a crushingly poor small town in China, Dr. Chow was 15 when he emigrated to Miami with his parents and brothers. His grandparents had preceded them to the US and had become American citizens. In […]

Legacy Moss Landing holds style show

Gorgeous women wearing beautiful clothes is always a winning combination. This was very apparent to the eye at the Legacy Moss Landing (Aqua Isles) 2018 Style Show held on March 1. Fashions through the Decades was the theme with clothes, jewelry and other accessories from the 1880s through 1970s. Music filled the air with a […]

Sunrise Service planned for Sunday

This years Community Easter Service will be held on Sunday April 1 at 7:00 a.m. in Barron Park. The LaBelle Evangelical Minister’s Association. Sponsors this multi-denominational event each Easter to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. This years service will feature the following activities and pastors. Welcome & Opening Prayer – William Maddox Pastor of […]

Pet of the Week

Willie is an eight year old, Hound mix, who has a heart of gold. This gentle giant weighs in at around 60 pounds and is sure to steal your heart (and possibly your bed too) Please come by Caloosa Humane Society Adoption Center and meet this gem of a dog! 1200 Pratt Blvd. LaBelle. Any […]

United Way In Focus-Healthy Families Hendry/Glades

Becoming a parent can be exciting as well as challenging. Families are not alone! Hendry and Glades County residents can take advantage of a program that helps expecting and new parents learn skills and deal with the challenges of being a new parent. The program serves approximately 125 families in Hendry and Glades counties. Healthy […]

Pet of the Week

Rosie is a one year old Australian Cattle Dog mix. She is super loving and would make a great addition to any home. She gets along well with other dogs. Would you be willing to open your heart and home to Rosie? Please come by our adoption center at 1200 Pratt Blvd. in LaBelle or […]

Training for Emotional Freedom Technique

I recently had the honor of being invited to train with Dr. Lori Leyden in an EFT Masterclass specifically for trauma and resiliency. Dr. Lori Leyden, PhD MBA Founder of Create Global Healing, Project Light Rwanda and part of the team for The Tapping Solution Foundation’s humanitarian work, is one of the worlds foremost authorities […]

WISH holds event for healthcare

Over $47,400 in equipment are being purchased for Hendry Regional Medical Center and the LaBelle Convenient Care Center along with funding a healthcare scholarship for a local student as a result of the 6th annual WISH (Women Involved in Supporting the Hospital) Fashion Show fundraiser. The event, Flamenco Flair, was held on Saturday, January 20, […]

Pet of the week

Did you know? Black shelter pets are less likely to be adopted than pets of different colors. Maurice is a 3 year old, domestic shorthair. The ladies at the shelter describe him as sweet, affectionate, and cuddly. He plays well with others and he is a good ‘therapist’ to the other cats. What makes Maurice […]