Stew Lilker’s 

Columbia County Observer

Real news for working families.  An online news service



WEATHER:  Today & Tonight

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation (FWC) Charges Three with Six Felonies for Shark Dragging

Duke Energy Tips for the Holiday Season with Online Energy Calculators for Lighting & Cooking

Councilman Hill Stands Tough Against the Tide
City Manager Johnson Heaped With Praise

Disaster Recover Center Opens for Four Days Beginning Today In Lake City

Groups Urge Probe Into Scott's Role in Nursing Home Deaths

Pt I:  Meeting Attendance Double Standard
No Problem for the Columbia County 5

PT II:  When Cnty Coms Are MIA From Bd Mtngs, "It's None of Your Business," Com Tim Murphy

Katelyn Potter Presents the SWIM Program
It's Your Water – You Can Contribute to the Plan

County 5 Abandoning Downtown Lake City: No Hearings, No Strategic Plan - Borrowing $10 Mil

Alligator Warrior Festival
Kicks Off Tomorrow and Runs Through Sunday

Man's best friend rescued - then becomes boys best friend

Meeting Calendar
Don't be confused - Find links to agendas

FL Gas Av. $2.40 Last Week Down 2.4¢

The Need for a Cultural Shift on Gender-based Violence

FGC's Lawrence Barrett: Good News at FCG - Still Work to be Done

First Amdt Foundation: Grave Concerns About FL Constitution Privacy Proposal

County Should Help Restore the Blanche

Lawmakers to Seek Answers as Florida Nursing-Home Death Toll Rises