ARCADIAN PHOTO BY LEX MENZ -- Karl Lewis has been working for the last several weeks to preserve this segment of tusk. He uses Paleo Bond, a type of adhesive, to preserve the mammoth tusk fragments from cracking.
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Homes needed for friendly pets
ARCADIAN PHOTOS BY SUSAN E. HOFFMAN -- These three litter mates are available for adoption at the DeSoto County Animal Services facility. The gray tiger tinged with orange and the cream-color Siamese/ragdoll mix are females, while the orange tiger is male. For more information on taking one (or more!) of these sweet kitties home, call Animal Services at 863-993-4855.
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Nearly 100 golfers compete in Big Dog tourney
Ex-Bulldog quarterback star Rex Smith gets ready to hit the links at the Big Dog tournament.
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DeSoto holds annual Hurricane Seminar
Marlin Younger, left, and Denise Younger recently moved to DeSoto County and attended the seminar to learn about being prepared for bad weather.
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Peace River sparkling after Cleanup
PHOTO BY STEVE BURROUGHS -- Ron Scheff holds the most unusual find for the day: a Panda Potty.
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Summer?s the best time to take a hunter safety course
PHOTO PROVIDED -- Hunters of all ages can benefit from taking one of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission?s safety courses.
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PHOTOS BY KELLEY BAKER, email@example.com -- Dr. Karyn Gary congratulates a student during the graduation ceremony.