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Community County Law & Order

Sheriff’s Office looking for Winn-Dixie robbery suspect

Surveillance photo from Winn-Dixie robbery on Dec. 8, 2019 in Beverly Hills.

At approximately 8:09 a.m. on Sunday a black male with long dreadlocks entered the Winn Dixie store in Beverly Hills demanding money and fled behind the store on foot.

If you live in this area please keep an eye out and report any suspicious behavior.

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Community County Government Videos

Citrus County votes to uphold 2nd Amendment

The Citrus County Commission voted on Dec. 3, 2019 to become another of many “Second Amendment Sanctuary” counties in Florida as public discussion has left many citizens in doubt about the future of their guns (December 3, 2019)

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Community County County Services Videos

County landfill employee takes first place at international workshop competition

Citrus County Solid Waste employee; Carl Ballard, Heavy Equipment Operator displaying his first place award. (Courtesy photo)

The Citrus County Commission on Tuesday recognized one of the county’s own by presenting him with a certificate of recognition of his first-place showing at an international “Road-E-O” competition in Phonenix, Ariz.

Carl Ballard, Heavy Equipment Operator for Citrus County’s Solid Waste Division, competed at the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) International Road-E-O Workshop, Oct. 24-25 at the Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Ariz.

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Community County Events Public Notices

FWC to meet Dec 11-12 in Panama City

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will meet Dec. 11-12 at the Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort, 11212 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32407. The meeting begins at 8:30 a.m. each day and is open to the public.

The FWC is committed to providing opportunity for public input. Time is allotted for public speakers at Commission meetings after each agenda item. Also, there is opportunity outside of Commission meetings to provide comment for many topics.

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Community County Events

Inverness Sertoma announces golf tournament winners

Winners All
Winning foursome, Bob Milford, Mike Muckenfuss, Mark LeBlanc, and Larry Elkin)

Inverness Sertoma 34th annual Golf Tournament “Golf for Kids” held at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club, the Oaks Course on Sunday, November 24, 2019 was a day of golf and giving back to the community.

And the winners are: 1st Place Team – Bob Milford, Mike Muckenfuss, Mark Leblanc, Larry Elkin. 2nd Place Team – Eric Nelson, Chrismann, Mike Covina, George Covino. 3rd Place – Arthur Avery, Eric Avery, Brandon Avery, Robert Postelli. Closest to the Pin – Robert O’Brien and Longest Drive – Kyle Klauder.

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County County Services Government

County names new engineering director

Mark A. Young, Citrus County Director of
Engineering.

Citrus County Department of Public Works has named Mark A. Young as the new Director of Engineering. Young officially started his new position on Monday, October 28, 2019.

With more than 20 years of experience in engineering, Young was a Professor at the University of Miami in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering for a period of 13 years during his career.