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Tyrone E. Whiddon

Tyrone E. Whiddon, 68, of Perry, died May 16, 2013, at home in Perry. Funeral services will be heldTuesday, May 21, at 10 a.m. at Carlton Cemetery in Perry with Earl…

Perry man, 71, dies in crash

A 71-year-old Perry man was killed Wednesday evening in one-vehicle crash on Puckett Road. Gregory Earl Gnapp was traveling south on Puckett in a GMC S15 around 5:45 p.m. when,…

Neighbors cry foul on modular home

Neighbors cry foul on modular home

Construction has resumed at a homesite in the Glenridge Subdivision that has become the center of a new whirlwind of controversy surrounding the city’s “land for homes” home ownership program.…

Review: Director Luhrmann proves he can film a great ‘Gatsby’

Review: Director Luhrmann proves he can film a great ‘Gatsby’

Having never read F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” means I was able to go into the latest adaptation from director Baz Luhrmann (“Romeo + Juliet,” “Moulin Rouge”), without no…

Mission San Luis to host family art day

Mission San Luis to host family art day

On Saturday, May 18, Mission San Luis in Tallahassee will welcome all art-loving families for a one-time event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. During “Across Generations: A Family Art…

TCMS baseball celebrates 2013 season

TCMS baseball celebrates 2013 season

The Taylor County Middle School baseball team celebrated its 2013 season with a banquet recently. The Bulldogs finished their season with a 7-7-1 record and were the East Division champs…

DMH posts net loss of $351,000

Doctors’ Memorial Hospital (DMH) officials recently unveiled their financial figures for the first nine months of the current fiscal year, which showed the hospital facing a $351,000 net loss through…

Second reef bid received

The Taylor County Commission reaffirmed its decision to award a $63,000 artificial reef deployment to D&L Contracting, LLC, of Suwannee, after discovering a second bid had been received prior to…

55 people were killed in Florida boating accidents in 2012

With more than 12,000 square miles of water, 2,000 miles of beautiful tidal shoreline and 12,000 miles of fishable rivers, streams and canals, Florida is a boating paradise. As the…

Free concert series offers tribute to The Band

Free concert series offers tribute to The Band

From 1968 through 1975, The Band was one of the world’s most successful and creative rock groups. From their days as folk hero Bob Dylan’s backing band to their numerous…