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Library Appreciation Day 2014

Library Appreciation Day 2014

The Citrus County Commission declared Dec. 16, 2014 as Library Appreciation Day in Citrus County.…

Waste company bypasses county landfill

The Citrus County Commission has set a legal precedent by granting an exception to its landfill flow control ordinance to allow Good Fellas Roll Off Waste Disposal of…

County

Jobless rate, labor force see shrinkage

Jobless rate, labor force see shrinkage

While the unemployment rate dipped slightly, Citrus County is continuing to experience a declining labor…

Transit Orange Line offers free bus pass program

Transit Orange Line offers free bus pass program

In January, Citrus County Transit will offer a free bus pass to eligible passengers who…

Fire destroys Citrus Hills golf cart shed

Fire destroys Citrus Hills golf cart shed

A fire completely destroyed a golf cart storage shed and its contents at the Citrus…

Commission taps Oliver for County Administrator

Commission taps Oliver for County Administrator

The Citrus County Commission has tapped Randy Oliver as its pick for a new County…

Business

Jobless rate, labor force see shrinkage

Jobless rate, labor force see shrinkage

While the unemployment rate dipped slightly, Citrus County is continuing to experience a declining labor force…

Sheriff’s Office, retailers target retail theft

Sheriff’s Office, retailers target retail theft

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office and local retailers have put on a target on retail theft's back…

PSC decides 2015 cost recovery for Duke Energy Florida

PSC decides 2015 cost recovery for Duke Energy Florida

Florida’s Public Service Commission (PSC) today set recovery charges beginning in January 2015 for Duke Energy Florida (DEF). By Florida Statute and established PSCpolicy, electric utilities may recover…

‘Visit Citrus’ attends World Travel Market 2014 in London

‘Visit Citrus’ attends World Travel Market 2014 in London

A team from the Citrus County Visitors and Convention Bureau attended World Travel Market in London…

Florida Supreme Court rules in favor of CMH Health Foundation

Florida Supreme Court rules in favor of CMH Health Foundation

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday issued a ruling in favor of the Citrus Memorial Health Foundation.…

Opinion

The Budget: Nothing is as easy as it looks

The Budget: Nothing is as easy as it looks

This year's budget in the House of Representatives was a mixed bag of secrets, funding and left and right naysayers…

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State

Arkansas girl, 11, hails cab to Florida

Arkansas girl, 11, hails cab to Florida

Arkansas police say an 11-year-old girl paid a cabbie $1,300 to take her to meet a boy in Florida…

Nation

Budget bill in Senate’s court now

Budget bill in Senate’s court now

Washington woke up Friday, with liberal Democrats openly outraged at President Obama, and conservative Republicans disgusted with House Speaker John Boehner…

World

Palestinian throws acid at Jewish family

Palestinian throws acid at Jewish family

A Palestinian hitchhiker threw acid at an Israeli family near Bethlehem and tried to stab the father with a screwdriver…

Et Cetera

Tabletop-sized particle accelerator breaks energy records

Tabletop-sized particle accelerator breaks energy records

Researchers used one of the most powerful lasers in the world researchers accelerated subatomic particles to the highest energy ever recorded…

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. Cedar Key Arts Center Open House

    December 13, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - January 4, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
  2. 1,000 Voices of Florida benefit concert

    December 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm