The Good News: Children First
Children First hopes to raise funds to provide an appropriate space for waitlisted children as well as money to scholarship them, which costs between $9,000 and $10,000 per year, per student, for educational programs, screenings, family counseling and food.
School board hosts workshop on state audit report
The Manatee County School Board hosts a workshop today to talk about a report from the state’s Auditor General’s Office that found misuse of funds and lack of controls during the 2012-13 school year.
PHOTO GALLERY: Boat Parade
Spectators cheered in delight Dec. 8, at Linger Lodge Restaurant, as 18 decorated boats concluded their five-mile trek from Jiggs Landing, as part of the Old Braden River Historical Society's first holiday boat parade.