Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

Out and about

College football barbecue kicks off season in Brooksville

College football barbecue kicks off season in Brooksville

The City of Brooksville Parks & Recreation wants to know: Are you ready for some football?
Updated: 13 hours ago
Tomlinson: Beat the heat during August fishing

Tomlinson: Beat the heat during August fishing

The summer heat can be brutal this time of year. These hot temperatures can quickly create some severe weather conditions, and anglers must be sure they do not over heat or get dehydrated. There are a few things I like to do to make for a safer and p...
Updated: 17 hours ago
Withlacoochee State Trail closer to statewide connection

Withlacoochee State Trail closer to statewide connection

TALLAHASSEE — The Withlacoochee State Trail, which runs through Hernando County, is closer to connecting to a network of greenways throughout the state thanks to a new multi-use Dunnellon Trail and Bridge.
Updated: 17 hours ago
2 Florida butterflies listed as endangered species

2 Florida butterflies listed as endangered species

VERO BEACH — Two butterflies found only in South Florida have been added to the endangered species list.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Car corner: Remember the Chevy Corvair

Car corner: Remember the Chevy Corvair

Do you remember a very interesting and different car from the 1960s — the Chevrolet Corvair? It was a compact produced for the 1960-1969 model years. It was the only American designed, mass-produced passenger car to feature a rear-mounted air...
Updated: 18 hours ago
Things to do in Hernando County this week

Things to do in Hernando County this week

‘Peter Pan Jr.’
Published: 08/14/14
Jimmy Ferraro’s Studio Theatre features five shows for main season

Jimmy Ferraro’s Studio Theatre features five shows for main season

Jimmy Ferraro’s Studio Theatre got off to a strong start over the summer, opening in June with sold-out showings of the musical comedy “Church Basement Ladies,” followed by the first showing of “Coupled,” a musical ...
Published: 08/12/14
Registration opens for Paddle Florida trips

Registration opens for Paddle Florida trips

Every year, Paddle Florida hosts a series of trips highlighting some of Florida’s scenic rivers, coastal environments and canoe trails. Staff members scout the trips in advance to ensure safe waterway conditions and search for shoreline campin...
Published: 08/12/14
Tomlinson: Summer catch includes trout, scallops and thunderstorms

Tomlinson: Summer catch includes trout, scallops and thunderstorms

As we move through the next month, anglers can rely on a few inshore patterns when planning a fishing, scalloping, or boating trip. The trout bite will be great in 8-10 feet of water, the scallops are thick north of Hernando Beach, and there is a goo...
Published: 08/12/14
Clearwater Marine Aquarium aids in dolphin calf rescue

Clearwater Marine Aquarium aids in dolphin calf rescue

A dolphin calf that was tangled in fishing line off the coast of Destin was successfully freed through a combined effort that spanned two days and eight organizations from around the state, the Clearwater Marine Aquarium reports.
Published: 08/12/14

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