BATES, MICHAEL D.Hernando Today
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BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County has not sprayed for mosquitoes in this city for the past month because officials said Brooksville has not abided by an agreement to provide the service and has ...
BROOKSVILLE - Many people remember the old neighborhood drug stores that had an adjoining soda fountain where patrons could grab a snack or drink while waiting for their prescription to be f...
BROOKSVILLE - Southern Hills Plantation Club debuted in Brooksville in 2006 to much fanfare.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 8.5 percent for March.
SPRING HILL - There was no shortage of negative observations about the Kass Circle neighborhood during a February meeting to discuss a revitalization project.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County officials said they will not process a grievance filed by Robert Rae concerning a purported policy violation but the president of the firefighters' union said he is not buying the reason and...
BROOKSVILLE - Brothers Gordon and Ron Wolf envision a future tourism destination spot for Hernando Beach, complete with lodging, a nature amphitheater and cultural center.
BROOKSVILLE - Linda Wisenbaker said it's bad enough living so close to an existing cement plant near her Fort Dade mobile home.
BROOKSVILLE - The search is on for a new Hernando County mosquito control director and a veterinarian-animal services director.
BROOKSVILLE - Heather Urban, assistant principal at Pine Grove Elementary School, last week became the fourth person to announce their candidacy for the Hernando County School Board District 5 seat.
BROOKSVILLE - The application deadline for hiring a new public service director closes Friday and about 38 people have expressed interest.
BROOKSVILLE - County commissioners had an unusually light agenda Tuesday and the meeting was adjourned at 10:45 a.m.
BROOKSVILLE - So far, a fast food restaurant and a drug store have expressed interest in setting up shop at a new shopping center that will spring up on the northwest corner of County Line Road and Mariner Boulevard.
BROOKSVILLE - Cemex Construction Materials Florida is again seeking permission from Hernando County to expand its mining operations on 730 acres north of State Road 50 and west of Fort Dade Avenue.
BROOKSVILLE - It used to be a swimming hole.
BROOKSVILLE - The State Road 50 road improvement project is back on track.
BROOKSVILLE - County commissioners have a twin set of rezoning requests to consider at their Tuesday meeting.
BROOKSVILLE - Jerry Haines has seen two human resources managers resign during his 27-year career with Hernando County and was appointed interim head of the department both times.
BROOKSVILLE - The search for a public safety director has been halted because the county failed to follow the proper advertising procedures.
BROOKSVILLE - Each year, the county clerk's office ticks off a dozen or so items it deems momentous enough to make the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County's unemployment rate was 8.6 percent in February, the second straight monthly increase.
BROOKSVILLE - For years, Spring Hill has led the state in sinkhole activity, with more than 6,000 properties experiencing some kind of void.
BROOKSVILLE - Last Thanksgiving, Joe Curcio was rummaging in the back of the High Point community center storeroom for Christmas decorations to adorn the volunteer fire department.
BROOKSVILLE - Thirty-nine people have applied for Hernando County's vacant public safety director position, including six with local ties.
BROOKSVILLE - A 103-unit, seniors-only housing complex is headed for State Road 50.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to grant economic incentives for a new manufacturer to locate at the Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport & Technology Center.
BROOKSVILLE - County commissioners Tuesday will consider approving an incentives package for a manufacturer that plans to expand into Hernando County.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County is trying to entice a California beer manufacturer to open a facility in the area that potentially could cost $60 million and create 400 jobs.
BROOKSVILLE - New ridership numbers for THE Bus show a record number of people are using Hernando County's mass transit system.
BROOKSVILLE - In December 2012, county commissioners indefinitely delayed plans to find more court space until money became available or judges deemed the situation worse.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County's mosquito control director has been fired after his supervisor determined he failed to perform his duties.
Hernando County's unemployment rate shot up in January, the first increase in seven months.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County violated its own hiring policy by not posting a job opening for public safety director in-house before seeking outside candidates, Teamsters Union steward Dan Oliver said.
BROOKSVILLE - Two more retailers have joined a growing number of merchants staking out spots in the new Cortez Commons shopping complex.
BROOKSVILLE - Wanted: someone to take the reins of Hernando County Fire Rescue and supervise the animal control department.
BROOKSVILLE - Since January 2011, Hamilton Hanson has been a fixture at Hernando County commission meetings.
BROOKSVILLE - Dozens of residents Tuesday packed county commission chambers to protest the building of a well field and water treatment plant close to Sherman Hills subdivision.
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando planning and zoning commissioners Monday cleared the way for the Arc Nature Coast to expand operations at its Neff Lake Road site and add a six-person group home for people with intellectual and de...
BROOKSVILLE - School board officials are urging county commissioners to reinstate educational impact fees at their Tuesday meeting to help them recoup some of the $2 million they estimate they've lost since fees were su...
BROOKSVILLE - Hernando County says a new wellfield and water treatment plant is needed near Ridge Manor to prepare for future growth and improve existing services for eastside homeowners.
BROOKSVILLE - Lisa Centonze, Hernando County Animal Services' managing veterinarian, will resign her position March 28.
BROOKSVILLE - The cost of luring the RVers back to Brooksville after 16 years of rallies appears to be insurmountable and not only from a financial standpoint.
BROOKSVILLE - Since 1975, the non-profit Arc Nature Coast has used its site off Neff Lake Road as its administrative office and skill training center for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
RIDGE MANOR - Library patrons on the east side will have somewhere to go until repairs are completed on the fire-damaged East Hernando Branch Library.