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July soccer camp offered to local youth ages 10-13

Taylor County 4-H is sponsoring a Soccer Camp for youngsters ages 10-13 the week of July 22-25  at the Taylor County Sports Complex. During the camp youngsters will learn individual…

Southerland installed as state board treasurer

Southerland installed as state board treasurer

Taylor County Supervisor of Elections Dana Southerland (above, far right) was installed as treasurer of the Florida State Association Supervisor of Elections (FSASE) Executive Board during the organization’s summer conference…

TCHS varsity cheerleaders to hold summer camp

Registration is underway for the upcoming Summer Community Varsity Cheerleading Camp planned July 29-Aug. 2. The cost is $50 per participant and the registration deadline is Friday, July 5. The…

Verna Walker

Verna Walker, 79, died June 18, 2013, at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 22, at 2 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home Perry Chapel.…

Priscilla Walker

Priscilla Walker, 61, of Perry, died  June 15, 2013, in Gainesville. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 22, 11 a.m. at St. Peter P.B. Church in Perry with interment…

Store cited for violating ‘spice’ ordinance, closed for 31 days

An undercover “buy” operation by the Perry Police Department (PPD) has led to the 31-day closing of a local convenience store for violating the city’s “spice” ordinance. The Perry Code…

District to pay tab for dual enrollment courses

Thanks to an education bill passed during the waning days of the 2013 Legislative Session, school districts across the state will have to start paying tuition next year to colleges…

Montford briefs Rotarians on 2013 legislative session

Montford briefs Rotarians on 2013 legislative session

Sen. Bill Montford was in town Tuesday to speak to the Perry Rotary Club, updating about 30 members and guests on several policies which came out of this spring’s legislative…

‘Dig Into Reading’ kicks off June 20

‘Dig Into Reading’ kicks off June 20

The Taylor County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program is inviting local youth to “Dig into Reading” with five weeks of free events featuring pirates, dinosaurs and more. The entrance to…

Tip leads to arrest of man sought on cocaine charges

A tip from a confidential informant led to the apprehension of a suspect wanted in connection with an 18-month undercover operation led by the Perry Police Department (PPD) narcotics unit.…