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Obituary: Carmen Rivera, Longtime Ave Maria Resident

Carmen Rivera, who moved to Ave Maria in 2010, passed away Oct. 8 at age 71. Her funeral Mass will be at the Ave Maria Oratory at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15.

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Residents Need to Heed Warnings to Not Attract Bears, AMSCD Supervisor Advises

bear125Liesa Priddy, who serves on the boards of both the Ave Maria Stewardship Community District and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commssion told the AMSCD meeting Tuesday that wildlife authorities may need to take stronger action against residents who flout rules about managing trash that attracts bears. The AMSCD meeting also approved electoral maps as well as the preliminary work to proceed with bond offerings.

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Steak Cook-Off Returning in January as Parish Event

The Sunshine State Steak Cook-Off will be held in Ave Maria Jan. 28 under the sponsorship of the Ave Maria Parish, which stepped in after the Donahue Academy decided not to hold its popular fundraiser again this winter.

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Donahue Football: Shamrocks Win on the Road

The undefeated Donahue Academy Shamrocks won their sixth straight eight-man football game Friday, beating Academy of the Lakes 56-12 in Land O'Lakes.

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Donahue Football Team Dominates Again

The Donahue Academy Shamrocks scored on the opening kickoff and never looked back, beating Lakeside Christian 49-13 Friday night in Clearwater.

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