Sports

TCHS baseball to hold annual senior night

The Taylor County High baseball team will celebrate its annual senior night and youth night this tonight (Friday) when state-ranked Lafayette County comes to town. Any recreational league…

FWC approves new bear rules

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) continues to build on its long-standing, proactive approach to bear management, officials said. At their April 15 meeting in Tallahassee,…

TCHS track team members set records, qualify for the conference championship

TCHS track team members set records, qualify for the conference championship

Meagan Giddens, Heidi English and Ruth McGehee of the Taylor County High School Track Team qualified for the Big Bend Conference Championship on March 24 at Mike Long…

‘Dogs wrap up their regular baseball season this week

The Taylor County High baseball team will wrap up its regular season this week with several special events before hosting the district tournament next week. The Bulldogs will…

News

Short summer for students?

Taylor County students will likely be returning to class two weeks earlier than originally planned…

City council stands firm against ‘sports bar’

After opening the door to possibly including a sports-bar type license in its alcohol-service ordinance,…

Board considers raising pay for school bus drivers

Board considers raising pay for school bus drivers

Facing a shortage of bus drivers, especially substitutes, the Taylor County School Board is considering…

BioNitrogen CEO: on track to break ground by year’s end

BioNitrogen remains on schedule and is close to reaching several production milestones in its efforts…

Kornegay off BioNitrogen board

Former BioNitrogen CFO and President Bryan Kornegay has been removed from the company’s board of…

Man imprisons, assaults woman

A Steinhatchee man is being held without bond at the Taylor County Jail facing three…

‘Walk in Her Shoes Rally’

‘Walk in Her Shoes Rally’

More than dozen men slipped on high heels, flip flops and sequined sandals to take…

Community

Can’t miss events on Saturday, April 18

Trash to Treasure Yard Sale The Perry Garden Club’s Trash to Treasure yard sale is planned for Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. Raffles will be held during the…

Plan to attend: Foley Reunion is April 18

The 2015 Foley Reunion will be held this Saturday, April 18, at the Taylor Senior Center (old Gladys Morse School), located at 800 W. Ash Street. Check-in begins…

Join the quilting guild!

If you’re interested in forming a quilting guild in Perry/Taylor County, please make plans to gather at Forest Capital Hall tomorrow, April 16, at 6 p.m. For additional…

Enrollment open for virtual school

Enrollment is now open for the 2015-16 term of the Taylor County Virtual (School) Program. For eligibility, please visit http://www.flsenate.gov/Laws/ statues/2012/1002.455.…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Woman in Gold’ is an emotional true story 70 years in the making

Review: ‘Woman in Gold’ is an emotional true story 70 years in the making

By MARK VIOLA Last year, we got the film “Monuments Men,” which depicted the Allied effort to recover artwork looted and…

Steinhatchee Seafood Festival will make its debut

American Legion Post 291 has teamed with the Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation to host the first Steinhatchee Seafood Festival today…

Stomp arrives in Tallahassee

Stomp, the international percussion sensation, makes its Tallahassee premiere tonight (Friday, April 17) at Donald L. Tucker Civic Center. From its…

Review: ‘Furious 7’ hits a few bumps in the road as it says goodbye to a friend

Review: ‘Furious 7’ hits a few bumps in the road as it says goodbye to a friend

By MARK VIOLA When it was announced that “Furious 7” would indeed go forward after the death of actor Paul Walker,…