Sunrise service planned

The Immokalee Ministerial Alliance would like to invite ALL believers in Jesus Christ to attend the annual community Easter Sunrise Service Easter Sunday morning, April 1, at 7:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church at the corner of Roberts and 11th Street North. The service is scheduled to go from 7:30-8:45 followed by a free, […]

Pathways of Immokalee welcomes Ohio State Buckeye Volunteers

Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee (Pathways) welcomed the Ohio State Buckeye Volunteers to the center for a Buck-I-Serv alternative spring break program. Susan Ignelzi, an active member of the Ohio State Alumni Club of Naples, spearheaded efforts to connect the students with Pathways. Eight female college students chose to immerse themselves in Immokalee, staying […]

Pastor Terry Mallory honored

At a recent meeting of the Immokalee Ministerial Alliance, Rev. Terry “TW” Mallory, Pastor of First Missionary Baptist Church was recognized and honored by the I.M.A. as its ministry leader of the month. Rev. Mallory and his family have been leading the congregation at First Missionary Baptist Church for several years, and, since the destruction […]

Immokalee Cattle Drive & Jamboree

Experience the pioneer spirit and rich agricultural history of Florida’s heartland with a cattle drive and jamboree on Saturday, March 10 from 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. at the Immokalee Pioneer Museum at Roberts Ranch. The event is free with food and drink available for purchase. The cattle drive starts at 9:30 a.m. along Main Street in […]

Palm Sunday Egg Hunt planned

On Sunday March 25 at 10:45 a.m., the First Baptist Church of Immokalee will hold their annual Easter Egg Hunt. Although, this is only their second year, Timothy Pigg, Senior Pastor, expects over 120 participants. Through word of mouth and social media, Pastor Tim is reaching out for children of all ages to participate. There […]

Immokalee inspired song recorded by new country artist

Carlene Thissen, author of two books about Immokalee (Immokalee’s Fields of Hope and Called From Silence: The Father Sanders Novel), has also written many songs that were inspired by Immokalee. One of those songs, Farm Town, was recently selected by a promising new country artist, Matt Westin, to be included in Westin’s first album, Legacy. […]

Inspiring Immokalee through Sports

For the last seven weeks, over 130 children from Immokalee and Ave Maria have gathered at the Gary Bates Stadium at the Immokalee High School for the first Flag Football season of Fellowship Sports Ministry. Fellowship Sports Ministry (FSM) is a ministry of First Baptist Church Immokalee that launched in 2017 as a means to […]

Local comedian continues to grow his social media following

In a special interview with the Immokalee Bulletin, local comedian Josh Pray opens up about his growing social media presence, his life on tour, and what his plans are 2018. With over 29,900 YouTube subscribers, over half a million followers on Facebook, and nearly 10,000 followers on Instagram, Josh Pray is gaining steam in the […]

Candlelight vigil held for crash victims

Friends and family gathered for a candlelight vigil on Thursday, January 11, 2018 for Shatoria Brown, 27, Ra’Majesty Johnson, 5, and Ra’Layah Johnson, 3, who died when their vehicle went into a pond near Custer Avenue in Immokalee on Saturday, January 6, 2018. At the site of the crash, attendees lit candles, prayed, sang songs, […]

4-H Livestock Show returns to Immokalee

The Twelfth Annual Collier County 4-H Livestock Show will be held Thursday, January 18, 2018 through Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Roberts Ranch Museum Grounds, located at 1215 Roberts Avenue, Immokalee, Florida. Admission and parking are free. The Show this year is dedicated to Mildred Sherrod who was a long time supporter of 4-H […]