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Obituary: Wanda Lea (Womack) Gilfillan

Wanda Lea (Womack) Gilfillan AMELIA ISLAND, Fla .– Wanda Lea (Womack) Gilfillan from Amelia Island, Fla., Passed away suddenly on November 19, 2021 at Baptist Medical Center Nassau in Fernandina Beach. She was born March 2, 1921 in Glenwood, Kentucky, daughter of Ward Dewey Womack and Vanna Marie (Shortridge) Womack. Graduating from Portsmouth, Ohio High […]

Prison for a couple who lied to Covid-19...

SINGAPORE – A woman who repeatedly prevented a health worker from performing her duties amid the Covid-19 epidemic by withholding information and giving false information was sentenced to six months in prison on Wednesday, November 24 . Shi Sha, 38, had previously been convicted of four counts under the Infectious Disease Act. On Wednesday, her […]

Five unique weekend destinations from Au...

The city of Auckland is located on the narrowest point of the country, which means that it is easily accessible from the diversity of the east and west coasts. Photo / Getty The city of Auckland is located on the narrowest point of the country, which means that it is easily accessible from the diversity […]

Planning to visit the Maldives? Write d...

The Maldives are a perfect destination for honeymoons and family vacations. This pristine island nation could rightly be called the second home of Indian celebrities, as they often travel to the Maldives to spend time there. From private beaches, luxury resorts and overwater villas to facilities that suit your budget, the Maldives is the perfect […]

Small Business Saturday focuses on local...

Small Business Saturday, the Saturday After Thanksgiving, is a nationwide campaign created in 2010 by American Express to remind people that in this day of online shopping and crowded malls, local businesses are also ready to meet their needs and to support their communities. Here are some cities and chambers of commerce that are promoting […]

Blue whales are lit up at Dana Point har...

Huge blue whales are illuminated around Dana Point harbor to kick off the holiday season and just in time a real blue whale even appeared. Dana Point is home to the Whale Festival, is North America’s premier whale heritage site, and has been declared the Dolphin and Whale Watching Capital of the World. So it’s […]

Long Beach nonprofit struggles to “weath

Long Beach’s Compound is a contemporary art space with a focus on culture, wellness, and community – think yoga and sunset sound baths in the Sculpture Garden. There’s an airy courtyard, several exhibition galleries, and nooks for artist talks, live music, and socially responsible film screenings. It presents itself as a “cultural sanctuary”. But Compound […]

Chesapeake public schools begin weekly C...

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – Whether running, hooping, swimming or wrestling, some student-athletes attending Chesapeake public schools will now host the weekly COVID-19 testing routine. “It’s just another layer of protection to keep our athletes and students safe and get them back to the field that they’ve missed so much over the past year and a […]

Orange Lutheran football unites under fi...

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now Orange Lutheran football coach Rod Sherman organized a few team-building activities after being hired in May, but one particularly hit seniors Jaylen Lynch and Desmin Jackson. The Lancers traveled on two buses over the summer to Bolsa Chica State Beach, where players […]

First season of construction completed f...

GLEASON BEACH – It will be a few years before motorists can take the prescribed new route of Highway 1 on the south Sonoma coast – a three-quarter-mile stretch of road that has been under construction since late summer. But steel and concrete pillars erected in recent months to support the deck of the bridge […]