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Monday, June 17, 2024

Villager thrilled to get two holes-in-one after 60-year drought

A Villager was thrilled to get two holes-in-one after a 60-year drought.

Charlie Cox of the Village of McClure got the first lucky ace March 30 at the Mangrove Executive Golf Course. It was his first-ever hole-in-one after golfing for 60 years.

Villager Charlie Cox recently got his second hole in one
Villager Charlie Cox recently got his second hole-in-one.

Imagine his surprise when he scored a second lucky ace on April 27 at Hole #2 at the Okeechobee Executive Golf Course. It was at 111 yards and he used a pitching wedge.

If you get a hole-in-one, share the news at news@villages-news.com

Here’s an idea on how to handle SECO’s jacked up pole rental rates

After the outrage over huge increases in pole rental rates by SECO Energy, a Villager offers an idea about how to respond. Read his Letter to the Editor.

Write-in loophole may be legal but flouts intent of Universal Primary Amendment

A Villager who is a leader of the League of Women Voters contends the write-in loophole may be legal, but it doesn’t square with what voters wanted when they approved a 1998 amendment to the Florida Constitution.

The Villages Health Care experience

A Del Webb Spruce Creek resident describes a very pleasant experience he has had with The Villages Health care system. Read his Letter to the Editor.

Checking bias in the news media

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We need someone younger to represent us in Congress

A Village of Orange Blossom Gardens resident is disgusted with Congressman Webster celebrating the endorsement of former President Trump. She says we need someone younger to represent us in Congress.