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Williston Timber named ‘Logger of the Year’

Representatives from Williston Timber Company, Inc., will be featured in Saturday’s Florida Forest Festival King Tree Parade. The Florida Forestry Association recently named the business this year’s “Logger of the…

Review: ‘Book of Life’ is a vibrant, fun, animated adventure

Review: ‘Book of Life’ is a vibrant, fun, animated adventure

By MARK VIOLA “The Book of Life” is a wonderful, beautifully animated film with a story that doesn’t exactly break new ground, but delivers its message wrapped in package that…

First phase of ‘14 dove season will end Oct. 27

The first phase of dove season ends Monday, Oct. 27. Hunting hours during the first phase are from noon until sunset with a daily limit of 15 birds.…

Cynthia Sue Hines

Cynthia Sue Hines, 52, of Perry, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Services will be held Saturday, Oct. 25, at 3 p.m. at Potter’s House Ministry, with interment at Springhill Cemetery.…

2 seriously injured in crash on C.R. 30

Two young men were airlifted to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Monday night after both sustained serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash on C.R. 30. Neither man was wearing a seatbelt, the…

Davis takes the helm at Foley mill

Lee Davis assumed his responsibilities as vice president and general manager of the Foley Cellulose Mill Sept. 23, replacing former site manager Howard Drew. Since taking office, Davis said he…

‘A true American hero remembered’

‘A true American hero remembered’

By MARK VIOLA / Staff writer More than 80 people gathered Monday afternoon to witness the dedication of a new bridge over the Aucilla River on U.S. 98 in honor…

Bulldogs win Homecoming 26-9

By AARON PORTWOOD The Taylor County Bulldogs won their second straight game and got a key 26-9 homecoming victory over district foe Fernandina Beach to keep their play-off hopes alive,…

Legal Notices for Oct. 22, 2014

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING APPEAL FOR VARIANCE The City of Perry Board of Adjustment will hold public hearing in the City Council meeting room, 224 S. Jefferson St., Perry, Florida…

Local officials seek legislators’ help with Florida Retirement System and Medicaid

Local officials seek legislators’ help with Florida Retirement System and Medicaid

Taylor County’s legislative delegation listened to a number of concerns from local officials for nearly an hour during a public meeting held in Perry Monday. Sen. Bill Montford and Rep.…