Sports

Bulldogs seek spot in playoffs in Ft. White

The Taylor County High football team will be looking to extend its state playoff appearance streak to six seasons this Friday night when the Bulldogs travel to Fort…

TCMS to battle for conference title

The Taylor County Middle School football team will battle Wakulla Middle School for the conference championship this Thursday night at Dorsett Stadium in a re-match of a game…

TCHS golf team falls in sudden death playoff

Taylor County High nearly qualified for the state finals golf tournament this week but lost in a sudden death playoff for region runner-up at the Class 1A state…

Hunter safety course set for Jefferson Co.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety course in Jefferson County. The course will be at the Jefferson County Correctional Institution,…

News

Mother, two children injured in crash with log truck

A mother and two children were seriously injured during an early morning crash involving a…

Fire Chief McAfee to retire after 25 years

Taylor County Fire Chief Carl McAfee is retiring today (Friday), closing a more-than-25-year career with…

11 from TCI recognized personally by governor

11 from TCI recognized personally by governor

Some 11 officers at Taylor Correctional Institution (TCI) received personal letters of thanks from Gov.…

Martial artists from around the world coming to Perry

Karate martial artists from the world will be in Perry next weekend as the Perry…

Voters will have say on medical marijuana Tuesday

When Taylor County voters go to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4, for the 2014 General…

$5,000 grant awarded to TDC

$5,000 grant awarded to TDC

The Duke Energy Foundation presented a $5,000 grant this week to the Taylor County Tourism…

Five face meth, gun charges

The Taylor County Sheriff’s Office arrested five Taylor County residents, including a mother and her…

Community

All veterans, families invited for free breakfast

American Legion Post 96 will host its annual Veterans Breakfast this Saturday, Nov. 1, from 7-9 a.m., at the post building located on Veterans Drive. All veterans and…

Discount Vaccination Clinic is Nov. 1

The Taylor County Veterinary Medical Association will host a Discount Vaccination Clinic Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to noon, in the tree-filled lot adjacent to Buckeye Community…

Parents reminded of Nov. 3 meeting

Parents are reminded of the upcoming Monday, Nov. 3, meeting regarding the Taylor County School District’s new Laptop Initiative Project. The meeting will be held in the middle…

Turn back your clocks, change your batteries

With Sunday, Nov. 2, marking the end of Daylight Savings Time, public safety officials remind everyone that in addition to turning back their clocks one hour, this is…

Entertainment

Review: Murray is still at the top of his game in heartfelt ‘St. Vincent’

Review: Murray is still at the top of his game in heartfelt ‘St. Vincent’

By MARK VIOLA Bill Murray is one of those actors who is so good at what he does that it’s often…

Tallahassee hosts Christopher Guest Film Festival Nov. 1

Florida State University’s Opening Nights series presents a Best of Christopher Guest Film Festival Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Challenger Learning…

Cirque Dreams brings ‘Holidaze’ to Tallahassee for one show only

Cirque Dreams Holidaze will light up the 2014 holiday season when it transforms the stage at Donald L. Tucker Civic Center…

Review: ‘Fury’ is a horrific, ugly look at the terrible costs of war

Review: ‘Fury’ is a horrific, ugly look at the terrible costs of war

By MARK VIOLA Written and directed by David Ayer (“End of Watch”), “Fury” is brutal, ugly, dirty, bloody, powerful, compelling, heartbreaking,…