Update: Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw
Back on April 26th, it was reported that Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw was hospitalized for a medical procedure. According to a media advisory, the procedure was successful, and he recovered well. As of May 3, Bradshaw, elected to go forward with a heart procedure. Doctors have confirmed the procedure was successful, he is in good condition and his recovery is going better than expected. A spokesperson for PBSO says, the Sheriff Bradshaw wants the residents of Palm Beach County to know that he has a strong law enforcement team in place who are doing a great job in keeping families safe. The office says, he is receiving excellent medical care and regular briefings and expects to be back to work soon.
Pahokee Spring Jamboree
The Pahokee Blue Devils cleaned up over the weekend in Lake Worth, for the Spring Jamboree. ESPNs Theo Dorsey reports that the Blue Devils won 26-0 over South Fork. Head Coach Manuel Hendrix dealing with some off-the field issues but plans on being back by the end of the school year. The first game is scheduled for August 19th against the Centennial Eagles in Port St. Lucie.
Hendry County Adult Education Graduation
Hendry County celebrated hundreds and hundreds of graduates over the weekend including LaBelle High School and Clewiston High School. In addition to traditional high school graduations around the lake, we also celebrate the 1st ever graduating class of the LaBelle HVAC School! According to Hendry County Adult Educations Facebook page, this program had 100% student retention, meaning 0 dropouts, and 100% Skills Passed. Students learned The Refrigerant Cycle, Components, Gauges & Pressure, Refrigerant Charging & Recover, EPA 608, Electrical, and Safety, and completed hands-on lab work on all of these concepts. Students are now certified to handle refrigerant, and will exit the program with a bag of HVAC tools! Learn more about HVAC programs offered in LaBelle & Clewiston, starting this fall. Visit https://www.hendryadultlearning.org/…/labelle-hvac-school in LaBelle, or
https://www.hendryadultlearning.org/…/Clewiston-HVAC in Clewiston.
As of May 13, Mars Wrigley Confectionery announced a voluntary recall of specific varieties of SKITTLES® Gummies, STARBURST® Gummies, and LIFE SAVERS® Gummies due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag. Consumers have been reaching out to the company but have not had any reports of illness to date. Gummies are described in a table released on the Mars Wrigley website, and by the Florida Department of Health. On the back of the package is a 10-digit manufacturing code; the first three digits in this code will indicate implicated product as described in a table posted on our website: Mars says they will work with retailers to remove recalled products from store shelves. If consumers believe they have purchased a recalled item, they should dispose of the product and not consume it. See below for more details including how to reach out to the company. Consumers with questions can contact the company by calling 1-800-651-2564 or by visiting https://www.mars.com/contact-usExternal Link Disclaimer.
|Item Number||Description||UPC||Code (first 3 digits)|
|10188298||STARBURST® Gummies Original Share Size 3.5oz||10022000253092||136, 139, 140|
|STARBURST® Gummies Original Peg Pack 5.8oz||10022000253818|
|10188301||STARBURST® Gummies Sours Share Size 3.5oz||10022000253122||134,135, 137-142|
|STARBURST® Gummies Sours Peg Pack 5.8oz||10022000253801|
|10220865||STARBURST® Gummies Sour Berries Peg Pack 5.8oz||00022000284624||135, 138, 139|
|LIFE SAVERS® Gummies Five Flavor Peg Pack 7.0oz, 3.22oz||10022000285277|
|LIFE SAVERS® Wild Berries Gummies Peg Pack 7.0 oz||10019000083446|
|136 – 138, 140, 147, 149 – 152|
|LIFE SAVERS® Sour Gummies Peg Pack 7.0 oz, 180g||10022000242058|
|132-134, 139-140, 144-147, 149, 151, 152, 201|
|SKITTLES® Gummies Original Peg Pack 5.8 oz, 2.93oz||10022000285956|
|139 – 218|
|SKITTLES® Gummies Original Stand Up Pouch 12oz||10022000287325|
|139 – 218|
|SKITTLES® Wild Berry Gummies Peg Pack 5.8 oz, 2.93oz||10022000285970|
|138 – 218|
|SKITTLES® Gummies Wild Berry Stand Up Pouch 12oz||10022000287349|
|138 – 218|
|SKITTLES® Sour Gummies Peg Pack 5.8 oz||10022000289749|
|204 – 218|
Mars Wrigley Confectionary US, LLC