Newberry

WestFest

WestFest is a fun, free event geared towards families and community, that is held in Newberry FL. Attendees only need a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the day with friends, family, and neighbors. In addition to a great lineup of musical artists, there will be food trucks and beverage vendors, and...
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Re-Built Burger King Opens in Town Where The Whopper Was Created

After 11 weeks of re-building the Burger King on Newberry Road re-opens to the public today. Although Burger King fans order the most notable burger on the menu, The Whopper actually has its roots 60 years ago in Gainesville. According to his autobiography , Burger King Franchisees, Jim Lamore and...
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Relay For Life

Take a stand against cancer and join 98.5 KTK and the American Cancer Society Relay For Life! 16 events over 3 months with each relay consisting of a 6 to 24 hours relay walk. Each team sets up a themed campsite at the event and continues their fundraising efforts by collecting donations for food,...
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10th Annual Newberry Fall Festival

Downtown Newberry, along Seaboard Drive Just off Newberry Road / S.R. 26. Enjoy vendors, food & entertainment for the kids
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600lb Boar Hog Captured by ACSO Reunited With Owners

Reunited and it feels so good! The 600lb boar that was captured by Alachua County Sheriff deputies over the weekend in Newberry has been reunited with its owner. The hog, known as "Big Guy" was roaming the watermelon pond area of Newberry, getting his fill of grass and low-lying vegetation...
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