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Nanci L. Reams Ratliff

Nanci L. Reams Ratliff, 64, died Jan. 10, 2018, in Perry. Nanci was born March 4, 1953 in Miami to Robert David Reams Jr. and Myrtle Douglas Reams. Nanci was…

Gene Wayne Hunter

Gene Wayne Hunter, 68, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at his home in Perry. He was born June 12, 1949 in Taylor County, where he was a life-long resident. He…

Legal Notices for Jan. 17, 2018

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 3RD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR TAYLOR COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION: CASE NO.: 16-337CA BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES,…

PPD narcotics unit targets alleged dealers; 15 arrested

Detectives with the Perry Police Department (PPD) Narcotics Unit conducted a massive round-up Thursday that resulted in 15 drug-related arrests following a long-term investigation. Three suspects, each facing multiple drug…

Man, 27, dies in accidental shooting

Reckless gunplay with a loaded firearm led to the tragic death of a young father-to-be early Sunday morning, Jan. 14, at his home in downtown Perry. Michael James, 27, sustained…

The race is on! Seven register as candidates

With seven candidates — including five incumbents — already filed to run this year, Supervisor of Elections Dana Southerland is preparing for a busy 2018 election cycle. In total, there…

Cold weather shelter opens

First Baptist Church will once again open its doors to local residents in need this week as temperatures dip below freezing for an extended period of time. Taylor County’s Community…

B&G Club awarded $199,000

B&G Club awarded $199,000

The Boys & Girls Club of North Central Florida, which has three clubs in Taylor County, has been awarded $199,000 in grant funds that are underwriting the equivalent of 10…

Smith hired to coach linebackers at FAMU

Former Taylor County High School (TCHS) Bulldogs’ Head Football Coach Ryan Smith has accepted an assistant football coaching position at Florida A&M University (FAMU) in Tallahassee. The former Bulldog player…

Lady Dogs play 4 home games this week

The Taylor County High School varsity girls soccer team was on the bus and headed to Jackson County to take on Marianna last Friday afternoon when they received a call…