Dec. 13th general election in Wausau …….

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016 a general election will be held in the Town of Wausau at the Wausau Town Hall, 1607 Second Avenue Wausau, Florida.   Polls will be open from 7:00 AM- 7:00 PM.   Absentee Ballots can be requested from The Town Hall.   Candidates qualified to run for office are Albert […]

By December 5, 2016 Read More →
Wausau Council refuses to sanction Fire Chief …….

Wausau Council refuses to sanction Fire Chief …….

Wausau’s Town Council handled both a short  meeting and lengthy workshop Monday night, but ended up taking no action on a request from area resident Lynn Gothard regarding having Wausau Fire Sam Chief Rudd step down from that post for any length of time.   by  Kathy Foster   In the most recent chapter of […]

By November 16, 2016 Read More →

Wausau Town Council hires permanent maintenance person …….

Meeting in special session yesterday the Wausau Town Council voted 3-0 to hire Wausau resident James E. Oglesby as the permanent person.  He had been filling the position on a temporary basis since July.   Council members said Oblesby was one of ten applicants for the position and one of four finalists.   Oglesby will […]

By November 1, 2016 Read More →
Sherry Bass introduces new products to Wausau Garden Club …….

Sherry Bass introduces new products to Wausau Garden Club …….

Sherry Bass, representing Orange Hill Express,  was the guest speaker at the October meeting of the Wausau Garden Club and gave club members a glimpse of the various new products being offered to improve gardening efforts in the area. During the business portion of the meeting the following items were discussed:    Minutes of the […]

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Lynn Gothard addresses Wausau Town Council regarding Fire Chief blocking her civil rights …….

Addressing the Wausau Town Council Thursday night,  current Washington County Commissioner Lynn Gothard alleged Fire Chief Sam Rudd wrongfully refused to include the ad she had paid for to be included in the 2016 Funday program published by the fire department.   Gothard said she went to the Wausau Town Hall to buy an ad […]

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Wausau Council sets Dec. 13, 2016 Election Day ………

As part of their agenda for Thursday night’s Wausau Town Council meeting, council members declared the town will hold an election on Dec. 13th.   Qualifying for the election will begin on Monday, Nov. 14th and run through Noon on Thursday, Nov. 17th at the Wausau Town Hall. Nov. 14th  from 7 a.m. until 4 […]

By October 14, 2016 Read More →

Wausau Town Council approves contract with David Melvin, Inc .

Council members met early Monday morning to approve a contract consulting engineers David H. Melvin, Inc. for professional civil engineering services for a project on Ollie Road.   The firm will be providing periodic construction engineering inspection services and construction administration for the demolition of approximately 1,100 LF of asphalt roadway, reconstruction of approximately 1,700 […]

By October 4, 2016 Read More →

Congresswoman Gwen Graham will replace Wausau’s missing flags ……….

  Wausau Mayor B.J. Phillips announced at Thursday night’s Council meeting that Senator Gwen Graham was announced she will replace the U.S. flags stolen over the Memorial Day holiday.  Phillips said news coverage of the story prompted Graham to reach out to town officials with the offer.   by Kathy Foster   Council members praised […]

By June 10, 2016 Read More →
Wausau Garden Club visits Springhill Landfill ……..

Wausau Garden Club visits Springhill Landfill ……..

The Wausau Garden Club recently had the opportunity to visit the Springhill Landfill a facility of Waste Management.   Landfill representative Ashley Pope first introduced the group to the facility through a slide show and described the recycling functions of the site.   Explaining the process of the site, Pope said garbage is distributed on […]

Wausau Town Council pushing for cleaner community …….

Members of the Wausau Town Council made it clear Thursday night they want their community to be a clean and safe place for everyone.   Council members said they are willing to work with property owners in getting the community cleaned up, but they expect every property owner/resident to do their part as well.  Council […]

By January 16, 2016 Read More →
Wausau Garden Club honors the late Rev. Dalton Ott ………

Wausau Garden Club honors the late Rev. Dalton Ott ………

Crepe Myrtle planting ceremony held at the Washington County EOC.   Wausau Garden Club President Roxanne Bush and other garden club members were on hand at the Washington County Emergency Operations Center Jan. 15th to plant  a tree in the memory of the late Rev. Dalton Ott, recognized as a very active member of the […]

By January 16, 2016 Read More →
Wausau, Florida celebrates ‘Laurell Harvey Day’

Wausau, Florida celebrates ‘Laurell Harvey Day’

Courtesy of The Goulding Agency   Laurell Harvey was born, grew up and lived in Wausau, Florida most of her life, one of the youngest of a family of nine children. Fortunate to still be surrounded by family in the area, Harvey retired Dec. 31st after 28 years working in the Wausau, Florida Post Office […]

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Dalton & Maidy Carter celebrate 60th wedding anniversary ……

Dalton & Maidy Carter celebrate 60th wedding anniversary ……

The accompanying photo depicts the moment 60 years ago, on December 20th, 1955, when Dalton Carter and Maidelene Taylor departed the home of Maidy’s parents, George and Lila Taylor of Wausau, Florida, to become husband and wife. The photo was taken by Maidy’s mother. Through the following years, their marriage has been one based on […]

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Santa Claus Makes Official Arrival in Washington County with Dual Appearances in Wausau & Vernon …….

Santa Claus Makes Official Arrival in Washington County with Dual Appearances in Wausau & Vernon …….

Courtesy The Goulding Agency   You can never get enough Christmas, or Santa Claus, and Saturday, December 12 was a big day in Washington County, Florida, as Santa officially kicked off the holiday season with appearances in Wausau and Vernon. Starting the day in Wausau, Santa greeted well-wishers at the annual Wausau Christmas Parade, then […]

By December 14, 2015 Read More →
Wausau Christmas Parade Highlighted …….

Wausau Christmas Parade Highlighted …….

PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2015 WAUSAU CHRISTMAS PARADE    

By December 13, 2015 Read More →
Laminack Family receives ‘Yard of the Month’ in Wausau ……..

Laminack Family receives ‘Yard of the Month’ in Wausau ……..

Council also declares Dec. 24th Clark Rogers Day in Wausau.   Wausau Councilman and member of the Wausau Garden Club Roger Hagan presented the December ‘Yard of the Month’ certificate to the Laminacks at the Dec. 10th meeting of the Wausau Town Council.  He congratulated the family on receiving the award and for the change […]

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