Thursday, Sep 18, 2014

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Two more arrested while panhandling in Hernando

SPRING HILL — Two homeless people were arrested while panhandling at U.S. 19 and County Line Road in separate incidents this week, Hernando County Sheriff’s Office reports said.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Hernando school board approves lower property tax rate

Hernando school board approves lower property tax rate

BROOKSVILLE — Despite a deflating general fund and a long list of needed capital improvement projects, the Hernando County School Board approved a 2014-15 budget that includes a slight reduction in the property tax rate.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Overcrowding at Winding Waters forces district to move 30 students

Overcrowding at Winding Waters forces district to move 30 students

WEEKI WACHEE — More than 30 students who were to attend Winding Waters K-8 were without a school this week because fire codes would not allow overcrowding.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Around Town: Photos from the community

Around Town: Photos from the community

Updated: 16 hours ago
Flooded streets as cold front soaks area

Flooded streets as cold front soaks area

Rain will fall much of the day in the Tampa Bay area ahead of a weak cold front slowly sagging south over the Florida peninsula.
Updated: 18 hours ago

Family displaced after fire at Trinity home

An adult and two children escaped injury when their Trinity home caught fire this morning.
Published: 09/16/14
Authorities: Probe into death of FGCU student from Pasco may take weeks

Authorities: Probe into death of FGCU student from Pasco may take weeks

LAND O’ LAKES — It could be several weeks before authorities know what killed 19-year-old Austin Vonckx, who died early Sunday after falling ill in his dorm room at Florida Gulf Coast University.
Published: 09/16/14
Matos charged with first-degree murder in Hudson slayings

Matos charged with first-degree murder in Hudson slayings

NEW PORT RICHEY — Adam Matos was charged Monday with four counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of his former girlfriend, Megan Brown, her parents and her new boyfriend, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said Monday....
Published: 09/15/14
Updated: 09/16/14

Wesley Chapel man dies in crash with dump truck

A 32-year-old man died Friday, a day after his car collided with a dump truck in Wesley Chapel, the Florida Highway Patrol said Monday.
Published: 09/15/14
Groups host day of fun for vets, families

Groups host day of fun for vets, families

Veterans from across the state and nation will descend on the Hernando Sportsman’s Club on Saturday.
Published: 09/13/14
Updated: 09/15/14

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