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Archive for the ‘Senior Citizens’

LCHS Class of ‘52 gathers to mark their 60th reunion

Twelve surviving members of the Liberty County High School Class of 1952 gathered to celebrate their 60th reunion Friday at classmate Johnny Eubanks’ camp in Rock Bluff. Each member of the group took turns lighting candles in memory of their classmates who had passed on. LEFT: Vance Bateman, Johnny Eubanks, John E. Fairchild, Daryal Strickland, […]

At age 90 & 91, these two veterans have a few stories to tell about their wartime experiences

STORY AND PHOTOS BY PHIL COALE The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement opened its doors Friday night, July 6 to two American Heroes as the Settlement hosted Senior Master Sgt. James Ayers and Tuskegee Airman Sgt. Cornelius Davis, both retired, to tell stories of their lives including military service to their country. Ayers, 90 and Davis, 91, […]

Michael Pierce wins Flathead Tournament with 33.50 lb. fish

Michael Pierce hauled in the winner in this weekend’s annual Liberty County Senior Citizens Flathead Tournament with a top weight of 33.50 lbs. The catch earned him a $1,000 check and a first place plaque. The second highest weight of 33.10 lbs. was brought in by Teresa Hamlin. Tiff Thompson caught a 32.75-lb. flathead to […]

July 4 celebration planned

The Bristol Senior Citizens Center will host a Fourth of July Celebration Lunch for seniors of Liberty County at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 1. If you need transportation to the center, call Liberty County Transit at 643-2524 no later than 3 p.m. Monday, June 28. We look forward to having you join us for […]

Elder Farmer’s Market coupons now available

The Liberty County Senior Citizens Association has been approved for the Florida Elder Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program for this year. The program is sponsored by USDA, Florida Department of Elder Affairs and Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. We will be accepting applications on Wednesday, June 9 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Applicants […]

Liberty Sr. Citizens plan shopping, craft classes & more for April

The Liberty County Senior Citizens Association announces activities for the month of June. They are as follows: May 31 Closed – The Liberty County Senior Citizens Bristol and Hosford Sites and Liberty County Transit will be closed for the Memorial Holiday. Tuesday, June 1 – 11 a.m. the Bristol Senior Citizens Center. A representatives of […]