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Plant It, Grow It, Eat It

Taylor County Extension will host two free “Plant It, Grow It, Eat It” gardening workshops Thursday, Sept. 26, at 12 noon and 6 p.m. “Learn more about gardening, planting and…

County to seek CDBG funds for housing rehab

The Taylor County Commission is looking to apply for a $750,000 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to fund low-income housing improvements. The commission held the first of two public hearings…

United Way sets $285,000 goal

United Way sets $285,000 goal

Building off of last year’s successful campaign, the Taylor County United Way officially kicked off its 2013-14 fund-raising season with an “ambitious but achievable goal” of $285,000. Campaign Chairman Mark…

Board finalizes 2013-14 budget

The Taylor County Commission finished its second budget hearing Monday evening, finalizing its 2013-14 budget, which totals $41.3 million. The commission began its second of two hearings on Monday, Sept.…

Dogs’ 4th-quarter comeback falls short

By AARON PORTWOOD A furious fourth-quarter comeback attempt by Taylor County came up just one play short, as undefeated Class 5A Wakulla escaped with a 20-14 victory over the Bulldogs…

Blount leads Patriots in rushing against former team on Sunday

Former Taylor County High running back LeGarrette Blount was the leading rusher for New England Sunday in its 23-3 victory over Tampa Bay, Blount’s previous team. The big runner rushed…

Legal Notices for September 25, 2013

STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE PERMIT MODIFICATION The Department of Environmental Protection gives notice of its intent to issue Permit Modification (File No.…

Red snapper season to open Oct. 1, in state, federal waters

The recreational harvest of red snapper will open Oct. 1 in state and federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. In state waters, which are from shore to nine nautical…

Gladys Faye Mathis

Gladys “Tina” Faye Mathis, 76, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in Tallahassee. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 4 p.m. at Salem Cemetery in Salem. Family members…

Kelly Laverne Durden

Kelly Laverne Durden, 82, a native of Perry, died Sept. 14, 2013, in Destin after extended health problems.…