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Geoffrey K. Wallat

Geoffrey K. Wallat, aka the Fish Doctor, passed away on Nov. 20, 2015, in Gainesville. A casual memorial service was held Sunday, Nov. 22, at the Perry Woman’s Club. Light…

Thomas Lee Allen

Thomas Lee Allen, 74, of Perry, FL, passed away November 21, 2015, at his residence in Perry. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. at Joe…

Need a burn permit? New number to call

Due to a recent upgrade of the Florida Forest Service Perry district telephone system, the number to call to report a wildfire or request a burn permit has changed. Residents…

Take a ride Saturday and support Guardian ad Litem

The 14th annual Toy Run to benefit Guardian ad Litem will be held this Saturday, Nov. 21. The ride will begin at Cypress Mill Grill at 11 a.m. Registration fees…

Denver ‘Denny’ Groves Painter Jr.

Denver “Denny” Groves Painter Jr., 60, of Perry, died Nov. 19, 2015, at the V.A. Hospital in Gainesville. Funeral services will be held at Joe P Burns Funeral Homes Sunday,…

Barfield claims a share of $750,000 grand prize

Barfield claims a share of $750,000 grand prize

Hunter Barfield’s Southern manners charmed viewers and helped earn the 22-year-old Taylor County native a one in 20 share of $750,000 on MTV’s “Are You the One?” season finale, which…

Review: ‘The Peanuts Movie’: pleasant surprise and a worthy addition to the franchise

Review: ‘The Peanuts Movie’: pleasant surprise and a worthy addition to the franchise

By MARK VIOLA Charles Schulz’ “Peanuts” is one of the most iconic comic strips of all time and just as well known as the strip itself are its characters, including…

County workers to get incentive payment

County workers to get incentive payment

County employees will have an extra jingle in their pockets this holiday season thanks to a one-time work performance incentive package approved by commissioners Monday. “These are incentives for people…

FSU presents ‘The Garden of Rikki Tikki Tavi’

The Florida State University School of Theatre’s production of “The Garden of Rikki Tikki Tavi” opened Thursday and will continue its run through Sunday, Nov. 22, at the Fallon Theatre…

All about that Q

All about that Q

The Southern Pines BBQ Festival returns for its eighth year featuring four barbecue contests and 15 hours of live music. The two-day festival will take place Friday and Saturday, Dec.…