As Memorial Day approaches, volunteers from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and its Auxiliary can be seen distributing small red poppies in communities across the nation. These delicate paper flowers, known as VFW Buddy Poppies, carry deep significance,...
Ms. Claudia Salazar, Ms. Legna Lindor, and Mr. Thomas Narducci Hola! We are thrilled to share with you the vibrant experience our 8th-grade Spanish class had on their recent field trip to the Hispanic Flamenco Ballet performance held in Maitland,...
Read to Sydney and the Kiwanis Club of Clermont continue its partnership of Lending Library book boxes for the South Lake Community.    The most recent addition of a book box was at the club’s sponsored Aktion Club located at The...
On May 17, the South Lake Chamber of Commerce Breakfast was hosted by the main sponsor, independent farmer Banks Helfrich. Known for his advocacy for autism, Helfrich shared insights on how his farm has become a place for autistic...
Lake County Sheriff Peyton C. Grinnell was the guest speaker at the South Lake Chamber of Commerce Breakfast on Friday, May 17.   Sheriff Grinnell's main focus of conversation was his canine officers. He emphasized the vital role of the...
Covered by Chuck Seaver, South Lake Tablet The Clermont Police Department held its bi-monthly Coffee with a Cop community relations event on Wednesday, May 15th at 7 Brew Coffee, 3460 South US-27, Clermont. Coffee with a Cop is a program...
Brayden Bates has been a rising star in gymnastics since he started competing at the age of 8. For close to a decade, he has honed his skills at Gymnastics USA in Winter Garden, a state-of-the-art facility that has...
by Chuck Seaver, South Lake Tablet The City of Groveland recently hosted a beautification day at the Oak Tree Union Colored Cemetery of Taylorville. The cemetery, which has now been acquired by the City of Groveland, is located just north...
By Ted Luebbers Luke Nunez, now a licensed Private Pilot, flew his first Young Eagle recently at the Leesburg International Airport in Leesburg, Florida. This occurred during a regular Young Eagles Rally held by the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 534 at...
By Lyder Reksten, Interlachen Editor in Chief, Class of 2026 The Interlachen staff is honored to present Dr. Arghyris Arghyrou with the 111th Yearbook Dedication. Affectionately dubbed Dr. A, he illuminates students’ educational paths and works to ignite a passion for...
South Lake County: Easterseals, a well-known organization dedicated to supporting individuals with disabilities, has launched a new program in South Lake County aimed at providing vital assistance to individuals and families with special needs. Spearheading this initiative is Ericka...
By Margaret Price, Assistant Dean of Students for Multiculturalism, Leadership, and Student Programs Watching our students walk toward their Prom 2024 venue at Disney’s Epcot was an incredible experience. The evening was beautiful, and students took full advantage as they...
Lake-Sumter State College (LSSC) recently marked a significant milestone in its journey of growth and transformation with the commencement of its South Lake Graduation Ceremony on Wednesday, May 1st, held at the Clermont Arts and Recreation Center. The event...
Clermont High School Alumni witnessed a weekend of nostalgia and friendship as more than 300 CHS alumni, faculty and staff gathered to celebrate their shared history at the Clermont High School reunion. The weekend was filled with activities aimed...
Beta Theta-ESA, a service organization that was chartered 45 years ago, recently marked another milestone.  On April 11, the organization gathered at the home of Toni Bell, to celebrate new officers' installation and honor exceptional contributions within its ranks. The...
New Beginnings of Central Florida has launched a new Community Outreach Program to partner with local churches, businesses, and community organizations for the benefit of the area's needy and homeless. Sharing teamwork with partnered special events, education, volunteering and...
Pictures and Article submitted by Bill Barth The 101st Airborne/Airmobile Combat Infantry Division, Company C/2/501 is holding its reunion this year in Clermont April 9 - 11, at the lake residence of Willie Montgomery, retired Post Master. The participants are from...
Lake Minneola Dentistry recently opened at 210 N Hwy 27, Suite 5 Clermont.  The South Lake Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening with a ribbon cutting to welcome Dr. Tara and her staff to the business community.     For more information...
Article and photos by Ted Luebbers Twelve young people got a pleasant surprise at their Young Eagles Rally by experiencing flight in a fixed-wing aircraft and a jet-powered helicopter. This took place at the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 534 based at...
by Chuck Seaver, SOUTH LAKE TABLET Members of the Clermont Police Department (CPD) rolled up their sleeves for the annual “Tip-A-Cop” fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse, 2457 South US-27, Clermont, on Wednesday evening, March 13th.  The officers helped the wait staff...
Article and Photos by Ted Luebbers Luke Nunez recently passed his check ride and received his Private Pilot’s License from the Federal Aviation Administration. Luke has been involved with the Experimental Aviation Association Mid Florida Chapter 534 for four years. While a...
by Chuck Seaver, SOUTH LAKE TABLET Kehlor Park, 466 West Minneola Avenue, Clermont has a long, enduring history from its first beginnings in 1918 when the property was donated by Lamira Kehlor. Mrs. Kehlor was the widow of millionaire James...
by Chuck Seaver, South Lake Tablet We, at the South Lake Tablet (SLT), have found that our community is the home of people with blended backgrounds, possessing an assortment of talents, interests, and experiences. Many of these unique people go...
by Chuck Seaver, South Lake Tablet The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5277 and the Women’s Auxiliary Unit held its annual student scholarship and teacher appreciation luncheon on Saturday, January 13th at the William Alred Suggs Memorial Post, 855...
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