Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

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Hernando Today says farewell after 27 years

Hernando Today says farewell after 27 years

Well, this is it. The last edition of Hernando Today
Published: 11/30/14
County board to hear Cemex, winery requests

County board to hear Cemex, winery requests

BROOKSVILLE — County commissioners likely face a long day Dec. 9 when two controversial matters come up at their weekly meeting.
Published: 11/30/14
Special-needs school making a difference

Special-needs school making a difference

Each morning as she prepares her son, Luke, for school, Virginia Mazucco discusses with him what will happen throughout his day. Luke, 12, has severe autism, is legally blind in one eye and has various other issues.
Published: 11/30/14
Shoppers hit stores on Black Friday

Shoppers hit stores on Black Friday

BROOKSVILLE — Marylynn Vazquez and her daughter, Shayleese, hit the stores bright and early Friday morning to take advantage of holiday sales.
Published: 11/30/14
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit coming to Brooksville

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit coming to Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE — A new Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is headed to Brooksville.
Published: 11/26/14
After 34 years Challenger teacher hosts last Thanksgiving luncheon

After 34 years Challenger teacher hosts last Thanksgiving luncheon

SPRING HILL — Margie Yurtinus has been helping students prepare Thanksgiving dinners for parents and grandparents for 34 years.
Published: 11/22/14
Updated: 11/23/14
Papa Joe’s set to reopen March 3

Papa Joe’s set to reopen March 3

BROOKSVILLE — Joe Giarratana has set a target of March 3 to reopen his Papa Joe’s Italian Restaurant on Spring Lake Highway.
Published: 11/22/14
Updated: 11/23/14
County jobless rate falls further

County jobless rate falls further

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County’s October unemployment was 7.7 percent, down from 8.0 percent a month earlier.
Published: 11/22/14
Updated: 11/23/14

Pedestrian injured in Hernando hit-and-run crash

A pedestrian was seriously hurt in a hit-and-run crash Friday morning in Hernando County, and the Florida Highway Patrol is searching for the driver.
Published: 11/21/14
Commissioners prefer Hernando’s west side for tourism center

Commissioners prefer Hernando’s west side for tourism center

BROOKSVILLE — County commissioners still don’t know the exact location of a proposed educational-tourism center but they at least know on which side of the county they want it built.
Published: 11/20/14

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