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LeBlanc: Paying attention to bedsores

When a person ages, their skin becomes thinner. Thus, when some elderly people become bedridden, bedsores, also known as pressure sores or decubitus ulcers — can occur easily. These sores result from sustained pressure to a body area, which pr...
Published: 08/24/14

Sheriff’s office plans Citizens Academy

The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Citizens Academy to teach the public about the role of the agency in the community on Thursdays between Sept. 4 and Oct. 16.
Published: 08/23/14
Benefit to help injured girl get back in the saddle

Benefit to help injured girl get back in the saddle

Every parent dreads receiving the news that their child has been involved in a serious accident. Therese Thomas, who is typically working on a critical patient or comforting the family members in the ICU ward at Oak Hill Hospital, has had to deliver ...
Published: 08/21/14
Buzz’d Bait & Tackle opens for anglers in Ridge Manor

Buzz’d Bait & Tackle opens for anglers in Ridge Manor

RIDGE MANOR — There had been heavy rain and the motocross track in rural middle Georgia was slick with mud.
Published: 08/21/14
Five questions for Hernando school board District 1 candidates

Five questions for Hernando school board District 1 candidates

BROOKSVILLE — In recent months, Hernando County School Board Member John Sweeney has battled allegations that he used his influence to have his son’s high school grades changed.
Published: 08/14/14
Updated: 08/21/14

Bolton: For every action there is a reaction

I would like to cover several examples of how human beings and what they do has an unfathomable effect on everything in life, to where we simply just can’t bury our heads in the sand and plead innocent and/or ignorant of the calamities that ar...
Published: 08/21/14

Maglio: Nationalization of education and healthcare diminishes quality

The Affordable Care Act and Common Core are using the same template. Both are being sold as being reasonable, incremental cost-saving quality changes to improve the delivery system of these two major institutions.
Published: 08/21/14
Spring Hill sinkhole home declared unsafe

Spring Hill sinkhole home declared unsafe

SPRING HILL — A home on the edge of a sinkhole that opened in Spring Hill was declared unsafe Monday and the homeowner was given until Tuesday morning to remove her belongings, according to Hernando County officials. ...
Published: 07/21/14
Updated: 08/21/14
River Ratz offers old Florida charm on the river

River Ratz offers old Florida charm on the river

Along a winding strip of Lake Lindsey Road and hidden from the chaos of modern life, a quaint piece of old Florida awaits. They come by canoe or kayak, ride in on horseback, or jog and walk up to rest a bit, enjoy a cold drink and eat a sandwich or e...
Published: 08/20/14
Around Town: Photos from the community

Around Town: Photos from the community

Published: 08/20/14

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