While many Lake City dwellers are well informed about many aspects of the Battle of Olustee, they are in the dark about how gruesome it was in the medical tents.
A Lake City woman with an accomplished political career was appointed deputy commissioner of agriculture by the new state Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Nicole “Nikki” Fried.
A local Florida Highway Patrol official will soon assume command of the state’s entire southern region, with its five troop divisions.
Emergency medical services in Columbia County, for years the domain of private contractors, could become a government-operated venture once more.
A memorial service featuring a living historian addressing the audience in character as a Civil War general set the tone for the 41st Annual Olustee Battle Festival.