Off the Beaten Path: Suwannee County, FL

By Gary McKechnie Sometimes minor events can lead to historic changes. One event that would affect Florida’s future took place at a piano in 1851. Working out lyrics to a tune, composer Stephen Foster was stuck at the first line and asked his brother, Morrison, for help. “Should it be ‘Way down…

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Why You Should Do the Live Oak Warrior Dash

Last seen in coonskin cap as a reluctant camper, an intrepid reporter enters Live Oak Warrior Dash. I watched YouTube videos in horror, my heart palpitating as men without shirts leapt over fire, as women with buff Adonis legs and gleaming six-pack abs scaled ropes and swigged beer as if they…

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City Profile: Wellborn

Outdoor recreation is the special every day in Wellborn and its surrounding areas. Part of "The Original Florida" located in Suwannee County, Wellborn provides a relaxing escape in a natural setting. Visitors and residents alike enjoy a variety of recreational activities which make use of this…

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