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Judge denies motion for new trial, witness ‘wholly incredible, unreliable’

Judge denies motion for new trial, witness ‘wholly incredible, unreliable’

Stating “no reasonable jury would believe the testimony of Mr. (Roger) Cable or consider it accurate or reliable,” Circuit Judge Greg Parker denied a motion from Jason Wall seeking a…

Third graders show improvement on state assessment test, rank near state average

Taylor County third graders showed significant improvement on their 2017 Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) reading scores compared to last year. According to figures released by the Florida Department of Education…

Ready for hurricane season?

Taylor County Emergency Management will host a free hurricane preparedness event Thursday, May 25, from 6-8 p.m. at the Steinhatchee School gymnasium. The public is invited to this free event…

Pier replacement to cost $860,000

Pier replacement to cost $860,000

It will cost more than $860,000 to reconstruct the pier at Keaton Beach’s Hodges Park, which was destroyed by Hurricane Hermine last year. The county’s portion of the final bill,…

Bulldogs shut out Trenton 36-0

By AARON PORTWOOD Big plays on both offense and defense powered the Taylor County Bulldogs to a 36-0 shut-out of perennial Class 1A powerhouse Trenton Tigers, Friday night in Perry.…

Nauti-Girl Fishing Tournament offering $4,000 in cash, prizes

The eighth annual Steinhatchee Nauti-Girls Fishing Tournament is set to go on Saturday, June 10, with more than $4,000 in cash and prizes to be awarded. The entry fee is…

Baseball camps set for June

Taylor County High School Baseball Coach Reggie Wentworth will be having Summer Baseball Camps during the month of June. The camps will be for kids ages 6-13 and will be…

Glenda Irene Foskey

Mrs. Glenda Irene Foskey, 74, passed away on May 20, 2017 at Doctor’s Memorial Hospital in Perry, FL. Glenda was born March 17, 1943 in Jacksonville, Florida to Ozzie Wiggins…

‘Good news: all kids from Perry are fine’

‘Good news: all kids from Perry are fine’

Taylor County High School seniors saw more than skyscrapers during their first day in New York City, N.Y. The group was in Times Square Thursday when a vehicle plowed into…

Home invasion suspects shoot dog

A family dog was shot and injured by one of two suspects during an attempted home invasion late Friday, May 12, at a residence on El Matador Street. The homeowner…