Friday, Oct 31, 2014

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Spring Hill man accused of stealing political signs

SPRING HILL — A Spring Hill man, under investigation for stealing 244 political signs, was arrested Friday afternoon and charged with seven counts of petit theft.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Halloween hay bale tradition decorates downtown Brooksville

Halloween hay bale tradition decorates downtown Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE — Motorists and pedestrians in downtown Brooksville have come face to face with witches, scarecrows and enormous spiders the last few weeks.
Published: 10/30/14
Two Hernando companies to get up to $88,000 in economic incentives

Two Hernando companies to get up to $88,000 in economic incentives

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County commissioners this week unanimously approved incentives totaling about $88,000 to two manufacturers that plan to bring new jobs with higher wages to Hernando County.
Published: 10/30/14
Hernando native debuts on ‘Jeopardy!’ tonight

Hernando native debuts on ‘Jeopardy!’ tonight

Viewers will find out tonight if Brooksville native Allison Solomon was successful in her attempt to dethrone the “Jeopardy!” champion.
Published: 10/30/14
Warm today, but cooler air is coming

Warm today, but cooler air is coming

It will be another warm day in the Tampa Bay area, with sunny skies and highs in the mid-80s and lows in the upper 60s.
Published: 10/29/14

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

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

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

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
Forecast: Slightly warmer but dry in area

Forecast: Slightly warmer but dry in area

It will be slightly warmer in the Tampa Bay area today, with highs in the mid-80s, but skies are expected to remain clear of rain.
Published: 10/27/14

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