Media Release

Women's History Month 2006

Tuesday, February 28, 2006 12:00 AM

In March we celebrate Women's History Month by remembering and honoring the achievements of those pioneers who have made a difference and advanced the status of women. Here in Alachua County, we will celebrate Women's History Month with the airing of “Women's History Month 2006” on Cox Cable's Channel 12.

Please join the Alachua County Commissioners, as they honor five women of distinction whose contributions have made our community a better place for all: Doris Bardon, Carol Bosshardt, Laura Carmichael, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, and Dr. Portia Taylor.

This 1/2 hour program will run on Channel 12 throughout the month of March. Initial air times are as follows:

Wednesday - March 1, 2006
8:00 p.m.

Thursday - March 2, 2006
8:30 a.m.
1:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m.

Friday - March 3, 2006
7:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

Saturday - March 4, 2006
1:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

Sunday - March 5, 2006
7:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

For additional times, please visit the Alachua County Communications website at and click on Channel 12 Schedule.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).