Sports
‘Dogs shut out NFC in spring game

‘Dogs shut out NFC in spring game

BY AARON PORTWOOD The Taylor County High Bulldogs dominated perennial powerhouse North Florida Christian (NFC) on both sides of the ball, Friday night at Dorsett Stadium in Perry,…

Nauti-Girls tourney set for June 13

The 6th Annual Nauti-Girls Ladies Fishing Tournament sponsored by the Steinhatchee Community Projects Board and The Taylor Tourism Council takes to the water on Saturday, June 13. More…

Recreational snook season closes June 1

The recreational harvest of snook in Atlantic state and federal waters will close on June 1. Snook will re-open for harvest in Atlantic federal and state waters, including…

Lionfish Removal Day is ‘a success’

Florida’s inaugural Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day (first Saturday after Mother’s Day) was a success, from statewide lionfish removal efforts to unveiling the new “Reef Rangers” lionfish removal…

News

District left waiting for state budget

Since the Florida Legislature concluded its regular session without a budget–and is not expected back…

Alert: bridge work ahead

Traffic is scheduled to shift to a temporary metal bridge this Friday (May 29), weather…

Thankful community honors its heroes on Memorial Day

Thankful community honors its heroes on Memorial Day

By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer The sepia-toned portrait captured a handsome young soldier…

‘Want to be governor?’

‘Want to be governor?’

By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer Perry Primary administrators and teachers were given 24…

‘EMS saved his life’

The family of burn victim Jackie Lee, 64, credits the Doctors’ Memorial Hospital Emergency Medical…

Retired Navy commander will speak at Memorial Day service

Retired Navy commander will speak at Memorial Day service

Retired Navy Commander Sheila Noles will be the keynote speaker during Memorial Day ceremonies Monday,…

Parents vent about sports complex fees

Concerns over organized recreational sports and operations at the Taylor County Sports Complex once again…

Community

Baccalaureate service May 27 at First United Methodist

A Baccalaureate service is planned this evening, May 27, at First United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. Graduating members of the Class of 2015 are reminded to wear…

Summer food program announced

Stewart Memorial AME Church will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program, serving meals for children ages 18 and younger weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.…

Free movie night for chamber members May 28

The Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Perry Theatre to present a free movie night for chamber members Thursday, May 28, at 7 p.m. The movie…

Walgreens holds cookout/bake sale in support of ‘Red Nose Day

Walgreens will host a benefit cookout/bake sale Friday, May 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with proceeds supporting the Red Nose Day campaign helping children in poverty.…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Mad Max’ is a non-stop thrill ride through post-apocalyptic Australia

Review: ‘Mad Max’ is a non-stop thrill ride through post-apocalyptic Australia

By MARK VIOLA After more than a decade of off-and-on-again development on the part of director George Miller and a full…

Review: ‘Hot Pursuit’ offers cheap laughs, recycled storyline, not much else

Review: ‘Hot Pursuit’ offers cheap laughs, recycled storyline, not much else

By MARK VIOLA The latest comedy to hit theaters is “Hot Pursuit,” starring Reese Witherspoon (“Wild”) as uptight Texas cop Cooper,…

Beach Boys perform in Tallahassee

Beach Boys perform in Tallahassee

The legendary band, The Beach Boys, will be at Cascades Park in Tallahassee tonight (May 15) beginning at 7 p.m. The…

Review: ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ is a fun, emotional adventure

Review: ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ is a fun, emotional adventure

By MARK VIOLA Eleven movies into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), perhaps the biggest surprise is just how strong the series…