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Local domestic abuse shelter promotes awareness

Local domestic abuse shelter promotes awareness

In October, Shannon Sokolowski wears purple to help draw attention to the scourge of domestic violence. As director of the Dawn Center, the issue never is far from her mind; and while she would like to say numbers of violent acts directed at women ar...
Published: 10/18/14
Spring Hill man could face charges after removing 244 political signs

Spring Hill man could face charges after removing 244 political signs

SPRING HILL — Charges are pending against a Spring Hill man who removed 244 political signs from vacant lots throughout Hernando County and stacked them in his driveway, deputies said.
Published: 10/18/14
Three vie for Brooksville City Council Seat 4

Three vie for Brooksville City Council Seat 4

BROOKSVILLE — The city’s controversial red-light cameras, expected to generate more than $3.1 million in revenue from traffic citations next year, is the most divisive issue facing candidates for the Brooksville City Council seat now he...
Published: 10/16/14
Two attorneys vie for 5th Judicial Circuit

Two attorneys vie for 5th Judicial Circuit

Those who live in the 5th Judicial Circuit will vote for a new judge after the incumbent was defeated in the August primary.
Published: 10/16/14
Judge could decide fate of Brooksville’s red-light referendum next week

Judge could decide fate of Brooksville’s red-light referendum next week

BROOKSVILLE — Circuit Court Judge Thomas Eineman this week gave opposing attorneys in a fight over Brooksville’s controversial red-light cameras until Monday to submit in writing information that could sway his decision.
Published: 10/16/14
After 32 years, The Book Fair in Spring Hill to close

After 32 years, The Book Fair in Spring Hill to close

Ruth Wharton is an avid reader who has spent a few chapters of her life surrounded by every genre of literature imaginable. In fact, paperbacks and hardcovers have done more than help feed her imagination. They’ve sustained her financially for...
Published: 10/16/14
Man seriously injured in semi crash on I-75, troopers say

Man seriously injured in semi crash on I-75, troopers say

A 35-year-old Jacksonville man was seriously injured when a vehicle pulled in front of his semitrailer on Interstate 75 in Hernando County, troopers said.
Published: 10/16/14
Fall arrives with pleasant weather for the weekend

Fall arrives with pleasant weather for the weekend

Fall is really, really here.
Published: 10/16/14
Driver sought in fatal Holiday hit-and-run

Driver sought in fatal Holiday hit-and-run

The Florida Highway Patrol investigators say they have found the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of an unidentified pedestrian just after 1 a.m.
Published: 10/15/14
1970s movie filmed in Brooksville to be screened Friday

1970s movie filmed in Brooksville to be screened Friday

BROOKSVILLE — Clearwater has “Dolphin Tale,” St. Petersburg has “Cocoon,” Tampa has “Magic Mike” and Brooksville has “Deathdream.” ...
Published: 10/14/14
Updated: 10/15/14

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