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Sports

Blount signs with Eagles

Perry native and former New England Patriot LeGarrette Blount has agreed to a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team reported Wednesday. The deal is worth up…

3 will be honored at spring game

Three graduating senior football players from Taylor County High School will be recognized during the Spring Football Game tonight (Friday) at Dorsett Stadium. Between the first and second…

Spring football game is May 19 at Dorsett

The Taylor County High football team will host Trenton this Friday (May 19) night in Dorsett Stadium in the Bulldogs’ annual spring football game. Trenton brings in one…

Jackson signs with Centenary College

Aucilla Christian Academy senior gymnast Jenny Jackson has signed a national letter of intent to compete on the women’s gymnastics team at Centenary College of Louisiana. Jackson is…

News

‘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…

Home invasion suspects shoot dog

A family dog was shot and injured by one of two suspects during an attempted…

No daily passes for public boat ramps

When scallop season begins in less than a month, thousands of boaters will arrive at…

Full circle

Full circle

Taylor County High School’s 2017 graduating seniors returned to where many of them started their…

County to FWC: When will Hickory Mound re-open?

With Hickory Mound still closed to vehicle traffic after suffering damage from Hurricane Hermine, the…

Renovations set to begin on new elections office?

The Taylor County Commission is continuing to move forward with preparing a county-owned building on…

Robbery suspect remains at large

A Dollar General employee was visibly upset but uninjured after being robbed just as the…

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Community

Teen driver class application deadline is June 12

Registration for the first teen driver challenge class planned this summer (offered by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office) ends Monday, June 12. Classes are scheduled to begin Tuesday,…

Planning for New Year’s Eve begins May 23

The first planning meeting for the Taylor County Historical Society’s Rocking New Year’s Eve celebration will be held Tuesday, May 23, starting at 6 p.m. “Anyone who is…

Hurricane preparedness event set for May 25

Taylor County Emergency Management will host a free hurricane preparedness event on Thursday, May 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Steinhatchee School gymnasium. The event will…

Scholarship deadline is May 26

The deadline to apply for a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded by the Taylor County Master Gardeners is Friday, May 26. The group will award the scholarship to…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Home for Peculiar Children’ delivers plenty of scary fun

Review: ‘Home for Peculiar Children’ delivers plenty of scary fun

By MARK VIOLA I know I’ve said it before, but I enjoy reading young adult literature, from the popular “Harry Potter”…

Review: ‘Deepwater Horizon’ gives an intense look at 2010 disaster

Review: ‘Deepwater Horizon’ gives an intense look at 2010 disaster

By MARK VIOLA On April 20, 2010, a catastrophic failure aboard the floating Deepwater Horizon oil rig resulted in the country’s…

FSU kicks off theatre season with ‘Seminar’

The School of Theatre at Florida State kicks off its 2016-17 season with “Seminar” by Theresa Rebeck, which opens tonight (Friday)…

Review: ‘Magnificent Seven’ is a fun and action-filled Western adventure

Review: ‘Magnificent Seven’ is a fun and action-filled Western adventure

By MARK VIOLA It would be nice to go a few weeks without using the term remake, but it seems 2016…