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Brooksville day care worker charged with hitting child, deputies say

Brooksville day care worker charged with hitting child, deputies say

BROOKSVILLE — A worker at Happy Land Daycare accused of striking a student in the face on Oct. 17 was arrested at the business Monday and charged with child abuse, the Brooksville Police Department said.
Published: 10/28/14
Man in custody after barricading himself inside home with two children, deputies say

Man in custody after barricading himself inside home with two children, deputies say

BROOKSVILLE — Deputies on Tuesday afternoon arrested a man who was barricaded for hours inside a home with two children, the Hernando County Sheriff’s office said.
Published: 10/28/14

Hernando to revisit winery proposal off Snow Hill Road

BROOKSVILLE — A plan to build a winery north of Brooksville that was shot down last month got new life Tuesday when Hernando County commissioners voted to revisit it during a December meeting.
Published: 10/28/14

Hernando deputies searching for suspect in gas station robbery

BROOKSVILLE — The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a man who used a semi-automatic weapon while robbing the Chevron gas station at 30328 Cortez Boulevard on Sunday afternoon.
Published: 10/28/14

Fine Arts Council to get new home in downtown Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE — County commissioners Tuesday voted 4-1 to allow the Hernando County Fine Arts Council to use county-owned office space at the parks and recreation building in downtown Brooksville.
Published: 10/28/14

Owner of 2 German shepherds cited in attack that killed poodle

BROOKSVILLE — A Brooksville woman was issued multiple citations from animal control officers Monday after two German shepherds attacked and killed a smaller dog and bit the dog’s owner, the Brookvsille Police Department said.
Published: 10/28/14
Sunny with above-normal temps in forecast

Sunny with above-normal temps in forecast

Temperatures will run a couple of degrees above normal again today and Wednesday in the Tampa Bay area, with highs in mid-80s and lows in the upper 50s to upper 60s.
Published: 10/28/14

Two killed in wrong-way crash on U.S. 19 in Citrus County

Two women were killed Monday night when they were struck head-on by wrong-way driver on U.S. Highway 19 in Citrus County.
Published: 10/28/14
Teen caught with brass knuckles at Central High, deputies say

Teen caught with brass knuckles at Central High, deputies say

A 16-year-old boy faces felony weapons charges after deputies say he brought brass knuckles and a small pocket knife to Central High School on Monday.
Published: 10/28/14

Woman dies in New Port Richey house fire

NEW PORT RICHEY — A woman died after suffering smoke inhalation and burns in a house fire Sunday night in the Hunters Lake subdivision, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 10/27/14

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