LaBelle Youth Livestock Poultry Show at Rodeo Grounds

The LaBelle Youth Livestock Poultry Show sponsored by LaBelle Ranch Supply was held on Sunday, February 10th with Mrs. Cindy Kinard of Arcadia, Florida serving as the official judge. Exhibits were judged on the Danish system using blue, red and white ribbons for each poultry entry. Pee-wee exhibitors did great at exhibiting their poultry. All […]

LHS’s Spring Arts Festival featured painted and crafted art

The LaBelle High School’s(LHS) Spring Arts Festival, held last Thursday, March 21, featured the brilliantly painted and delicately crafted art, in as many different mediums and subjects as there were students. The gym was filled with displays of the creative endeavors from each school, as the enthusiastic teachers looked on proudly. Judges from the Barron […]

4-H and FFA Cattle Exhibited at the LaBelle Rodeo Grounds

The Pee Wee Calf, Beef Breeding and Market Steer Show were held on Tuesday, February 12 at the LaBelle Rodeo Grounds. The show consisted of pee-wee, 4-H and FFA members showing their calves, bulls, heifers, and steers. The steers exhibited at the show ranged in weight from 1,020 pounds to 1,350 pounds. Mr. Brett Brandner […]

LaBelle Youth Livestock Fashion Revue

Youth modeled constructed garments made at 4-H Club meeting at the LaBelle Youth Livestock Show on Thursday, February 14. Participants were Lilly DeVisme, Angely Galvez, Roger Galvez, Nevaeh Jones, Nichole Lujan, Jalyn Porth, Jacob Porth, Edianna Rodriguez, Hunter Sisk, Juliann Sisk, Ella Sutton, Eva Vigo, Grace Washam, Kathrine Washam and Lilly Washam. Ella Sutton and […]

LHS Student nominated for The Congress of Future Medical Leaders

Stephanie Alvarado, sophomore at LaBelle High School, will be a Delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Massachusetts, this June. This is an honors-only program for high school students who are interested in a career in medicine. The goal of the event is to provide motivation and direction to these students, the top […]

Local children compete in Future Chef Challenge

This past Wednesday, March 6, things were really heating up in the LaBelle Elementary School cafeteria for the 2019 Future Chefs National Challenge presented by the Hendry County Schools Food Service Department. A panel of distinguished judges seated on the stage, watching ravenously, as the kids worked hard to prepare the recipes they had chosen […]

Youth Show Swine at the LaBelle Rodeo Grounds

On Wednesday, February 13, the 4-H/FFA Market Swine Show was held. The show consisted of 4-H’ers and FFA members exhibiting their market swine ranging from 200 pounds to 350 pounds. The show was sponsored by Diamond R Fertilizer. The Belt Buckle sponsors were Randy’s Garage, Total Truck Parts, D & D Machine & Hydraulics, Creel […]

Students of the Month for January at LaBelle Elementary School.

LaBelle High SChool January Students and Student Athletes of the Month

2019 School Related Employee of the Year