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Black Diamond golf tourney nets $51K for community

Black Diamond golf tourney nets $51K for community

The Pro-Am golf tournament, held each year in Lecanto, has raised $51,000 in 2014 to help residents throughout Citrus County…

Civility

The Citrus County Commission discussed an ordinance that would codify a code of conduct for civility and courtesy at county commission meetings…

County

Father of dead infant charged with murder

Father of dead infant charged with murder

Citrus County Sheriff's Office detectives have arrested a Homosassa man, for allegedly killing his one-year-old…

Homosassa child quits breathing, dies

Homosassa child quits breathing, dies

A 1-year-old Homosassa child died on Thursday morning after it was reported that he had…

Authorities halt ground for missing plane, pilot

Authorities halt ground for missing plane, pilot

Ground units for the Citrus County and Hernando County Sheriff's Offices have have been searching…

Speeding leads to meth bust for Pensacola couple

Speeding leads to meth bust for Pensacola couple

A traffic stop for speeding on Friday landed a Pensacola couple in jail after Citrus…

Business

Golf tournament helps community

Golf tournament helps community

The Pro-Am golf tournament, held each year in Lecanto, has raised $51,000 in 2014 to help residents throughout Citrus County.…

Duke Energy Florida to sell unused CR3 nuclear fuel assemblies

Duke Energy Florida to sell unused CR3 nuclear fuel assemblies

Duke Energy will sell 76 unused nuclear fuel assemblies from its retired Crystal River Nuclear Plant…

Citrus Memorial announces Interim CEO

Citrus Memorial announces Interim CEO

Ralph Aleman has been named interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Citrus Memorial Hospital…

Ressler, Joseph reappointed to hospital board

Ressler, Joseph reappointed to hospital board

Governor Rick Scott has reappointed Chairwoman Debbie Ressler, BSN, and Trustee Krista Joseph to the Board for an additional four-year term…

Fire damages Dunnellon’s El Diablo Golf Course Pro Shop

Fire damages Dunnellon’s El Diablo Golf Course Pro Shop

A fire on Monday afternoon caused extensive damage to Dunnellon's El Diablo Golf Course Pro Shop and dining area at 10405 North Sherman Drive…

Opinion

Florida Senate, house move toward budget conference

Florida Senate, house move toward budget conference

One of the focal points of the week was the continuing preparations for the conference process…

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State

Michigan man sentenced for marine life trafficking

Michigan man sentenced for marine life trafficking

Joseph Franko, 35, of Romulus, Mich., was sentenced today in in Key West for conspiring to traffick marine life.…

Nation

Death toll in Washington mudslide hits 39

Death toll in Washington mudslide hits 39

The death toll from the massive mudslide that hit the Washington town of Oso last month has risen to 39…

World

Hundreds feared drowned in ferry disaster

Hundreds feared drowned in ferry disaster

A South Korean ferry trying to make up for lost time due to heavy fog suddenly fell to one side, trapping nearly 300 passengers…

Et Cetera

Portland reservoir to be drained after teen urinates in water

Portland reservoir to be drained after teen urinates in water

+NBC News: Portland, Ore., officials plan to drain millions of gallons of treated drinking water from a city reservoir after a teenager was caught on surveillance cameras…

Citrus County

Nature Preserve dedicated in Old Homosassa

Nature Preserve dedicated in Old Homosassa

In 1998, Roger Adams promised a friend he would preserve a parcel of land in Old Homosassa and keep it pristine. Now, Adams has delivered on that…

Marion County

Marion County: A Short History Lesson

Marion County: A Short History Lesson

Marion County was created in 1844 from portions of Alachua, Orange and Hillsborough counties. In addition, until 1853, Marion County included most of what is now Lake…

Levy County

Levy County history

Levy County history

Levy County, Florida’s 27th county, was formed March 10, 1845. It was named in honor of David Levy Yulee, who is also the namesake of the town…

Suwanee County

Suwannee County

Suwannee County

Suwannee County was founded in 1858 and was named after the famous river which provides the county’s northern and western border. The word Suwannee is thought to…

Community Calendar

  1. Environmental Film ‘Waters Journey’

    April 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  2. NRA friends dinner, auction

    August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm