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Holcomb, Dukes sworn in at county commission meeting

Holcomb, Dukes sworn in at county commission meeting

BROOKSVILLE — It was the changing of the guard at Tuesday’s county commission meeting as Judge Daniel Merritt Jr. swore in one new board member and administered the oath to the returning chairman.
Updated: 1 months ago
Tilted Teacup starts serving at new location

Tilted Teacup starts serving at new location

Aimee Gans believes in the power of a dream because she has breathed life into one she had as a little girl.
Updated: 1 months ago
Road paving requests in Hernando skyrocket

Road paving requests in Hernando skyrocket

Ever since county commissioners made it easier for residents to petition the county to get their limerock roads paved, the county has been inundated with requests.
Updated: 1 months ago
Hernando commission to discuss where to build tourism center

Hernando commission to discuss where to build tourism center

BROOKSVILLE — For months, county commissioners have tossed around options of where to locate an educational-tourism center using $3 million in state funds and another $3 million of county money.
Updated: 1 months ago
County seeks input in spending oil spill funds

County seeks input in spending oil spill funds

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County officials are asking people to help them choose economic development projects they think are deserving of the anticipated federal money coming this way from the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
Updated: 1 months ago
Two men charged with theft of copper wire from power poles

Two men charged with theft of copper wire from power poles

RIDGE MANOR — Two men were arrested Thursday and charged with stealing about $3,400 worth of copper wire from power poles in the Ridge Manor area.
Updated: 1 months ago
New Pasco development will feature 8-acre swimming pool

New Pasco development will feature 8-acre swimming pool

DADE CITY — Anyone who has ever played Monopoly knows one of the most desirable pieces of real estate on the board is Park Place.
Updated: 1 months ago
Planned apartment complex to lift 55-and-older restriction

Planned apartment complex to lift 55-and-older restriction

BROOKSVILLE — The developer of Vista Park Apartments got approval Monday to lift the 55-and-older restriction on a new section of the complex that is under construction.
Updated: 1 months ago
Saturday’s parade kicks off Veterans Day events

Saturday’s parade kicks off Veterans Day events

Veterans Day tributes kicked off Saturday morning with the annual Veterans Appreciation Parade in Brooksville. More events are planned for various days this week in Hernando County. They include:
Updated: 1 months ago
Residents, officials honor centuries-old oak tree

Residents, officials honor centuries-old oak tree

BROOKSVILLE — A majestic live oak with a massive trunk and thick outstretched limbs has stood at what’s now Southern Hills Plantation Club for about 300 years.
Updated: 1 months ago

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