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Health talk set for Central Ridge Library

Serious health issues can arise quickly and without warning.

It is important that family members have the correct information in advanced so they can help manage finances and insurance issues.

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Governor reappoints Schleicher to Southwest Florida Water Management District’s governing board

Governor Ron DeSantis has reappointed Joel Schleicher of Sarasota to the Southwest Florida Water Management District’s (District) Governing Board for a four-year term. Schleicher represents Charlotte and Sarasota counties.

Schleicher was recently elected secretary of the Governing Board. He will begin his one-year term as secretary at the upcoming July 23 Governing Board meeting.

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Inverness teacher heads to Washington for C-SPAN’s 2019 Educators’ Conference

Inverness Middle School teacher Rick Nelson

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Inverness Middle School teacher Rick Nelson, will attend one of two C-SPAN Educators’ Conferences for an immersive experience with C-SPAN’s educational resources.

Nelson, a social studies teacher, is one of 32 educators from across the nation selected to attend the middle school conference July 22-23.

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Golf with Inverness Sertoma

November 24, 2019 is the date set for the annual Inverness Sertoma Golf Tournament “Golf for Kids” at Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club, the Oaks Course.

Sertoman Mark Avery will be serving this year as tournament chairman. Mark your calendar for a day of golf and giving back to your community. Sponsorships are available on a first come first served basis.

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Citrus County Comic and Cosplay Convention at the Library

The Citrus County Library is preparing for C4-Con: Citrus County Comics and Cosplay Convention. 

This family friendly convention will be held on Saturday, July 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Homosassa branch.

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Temporary animal shelter opens for adoptions

Citrus County Animal Services received test results from Cornell University confirming Pneumovirus in the canine population in the upper and lower kennels.

Animal Services is awaiting further test results from Cornell that will be used to determine when to lift the quarantine. Pneumovirus is an upper respiratory virus with no vaccine. Best practices dictate quarantining the afflicted animals until the virus has run its course.

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