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Owen Carson McCall Jr.

Owen Carson McCall Jr., 46, of Mayo, formerly sheriff for Lafayette County, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at Haven Hospice of Lake City following an extended illness. Funeral services were…

Victoria Lewis Suriano

Victoria Lewis Suriano, 56, of Cape Coral, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at Hope Hospice House in Cape Coral. Memorial services will be held at Pentecostals of Perry on Friday,…

Internet cafe days numbered?

The days of so-called “internet cafes” here in Taylor County and across the state may be numbered, with the Florida Legislature working to pass a bill regarding the prohibition of…

TCSO aids in heroin ring bust

A burgeoning heroin ring has been shut down thanks to the efforts of the Taylor County Task Force (TCSO) and Madison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO). “Given the close ties Madison…

Storm brings lightning strikes that damage library, one home

A series of weekend storms produced three inches of rain coupled with frequent lightning strikes, one of which damaged several computers at the Taylor County Public Library. Library officials said…

Gantz crowned MoonPie Princess

Gantz crowned MoonPie Princess

Charming judges and audience members alike with a three-point turn worthy of any catwalk, pretty-in-pink Holly Gantz was crowned Taylor County’s MoonPie Princess during ceremonies held Friday, March 22. Gantz,…

Legal Notices for March 22, 2013

FLORIDA File #. 13-038CP IN RE: ESTATE OF ALICE MARGARITA BLASKE Division Probate Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ALICE MARGARITA BLASKE, deceased, whose date of…

Bring Middle-earth home with ‘Hobbit’ DVD, Blu-ray

Bring Middle-earth home with ‘Hobbit’ DVD, Blu-ray

Director Peter Jackson is back in Middle-earth, translating Tolkein’s “The Hobbit” into three films. Written before the trilogy, the story follows Frodo’s uncle Bilbo around 60 years prior to the…

Aucilla Christian holds basketball banquet

Aucilla Christian holds basketball banquet

Aucilla Christian Academy recently held its junior varsity basketball awards banquet. Top award winners were (left to right): Maddie Everett, Best Offensive Player; Kayla Kinect, Most Valuable Player and Kinzi…

TCHS baseball falls to Valdosta

The visiting Taylor County High baseball team fell to Valdosta (Ga.) High Tuesday 8-4, ending a winning streak that spanned 8 games. The Bulldogs jumped on top early as La’Darian…