Mark Avery named Inverness Sertoma Golf Tournament Chair

Mark Avery, Inverness Sertoma

Inverness Sertoman Mark Avery has been named Tournament Chair for the November 24, 2019 “Golf for Kids” Tournament at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club, the Oaks Course. (PHOTO: Cynthia Oswald)

Inverness Sertoman Mark Avery has been named Tournament Chair for the November 24, 2019 “Golf for Kids” Tournament at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club, the Oaks Course.

Mark has been with Inverness Sertoma for the past sixteen years and during his tenure has served as club president for four terms, sergeant at arms for five terms, chairman of the board for three terms and received his Tenure Award five years ago in 2013.

Mark is a great supporter of Sertoma and believes in the work of the local club. Mark likes helping people in his community and on a personal note Mark said, “Sertoma helped my grandmother get hearing aids about eight years ago or so, and she is now 95 years old.”

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Public hearing set for residential, commercial disposal rates

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) will hold a public hearing in the BOCC meeting room at 2:40 p.m. on July 23 in the Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Ave. in Inverness.

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Suicidal subject barricades self in Lecanto, later taken into custody

Shortly after 4 p.m. on Friday, patrol units with the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office responded out to 1245 West High Acres Street in Lecanto in response to a report of an armed, suicidal subject.

Subsequently, the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) and Crisis Negotiation Team (CNT) were deployed to assist.

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MPO Technical Advisory Committee to meet

The Hernando/Citrus Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, beginning at 10:00 a.m., at the Hernando County Building Division Training Facility, 1661 Blaise Drive, Brooksville, Florida.

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USDA has millions still available for renewable energy system, energy efficiency loan guarantees

WASHINGTON, July 18, 2019 – Acting Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Joel Baxley today encouraged farmers, rural small businesses and agricultural producers to apply for financing in a key U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) program that provides loan guarantees to help rural small businesses lower their energy costs.

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Learn about coyotes at library

Coyotes are often a topic of discussion in Citrus County. The Citrus County Library System would like to invite the public to a presentation at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30 at the Central Ridge branch hosted by staff of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

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