Marco Middle School Teacher Suspended Pending ‘Battery’ Investigations


A long-serving Marco Island Charter Middle School teacher is under investigation for allegedly striking students in the classroom. Computer and intensive math teacher Joe Jarrett faces “battery, simple assault” accusations, according to a Marco police crime report. It’s claimed Jarrett hit some girl students and a boy in separate instances. Officials at the school are not commenting to the media, […]

2018 Festival of Trees at the Center for the Arts


This is a fundraiser for the Center for the Arts – so come on down and bid on your favorite tree, or two or three! The decorated trees will be on display from November 27th through November 29th.  They are one-of-a-kind! On November 29th at 4 PM the silent auction closes and the highest bidders will be notified. The Marco […]