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Deputy charged with perjury

A veteran Taylor County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) deputy has been suspended without pay following his arrest on felony perjury charges July 10. Nelson “Big Bird” Gilbreath Jr., 46, turned himself…

Sadler case clears first hurdle

Sadler case clears first hurdle

City resident William C. Sadler Sr., left, and his attorney, Sally Jean Roberts, appeared before Judge Greg Parker Thursday afternoon, to further Sadler’s bid to be placed on the upcoming…

Perry man charged in bomb threat

A Perry man has been arrested for allegedly making a bomb threat against Apalachee Center for Human Services in Tallahassee. Jacob William Fowler, 27, was a patient at the facility…

County voters face scant ballot

With numerous local and state elected officials returning to office unopposed, next month’s primary election ballot will not have many races for which Taylor County residents may cast a vote.…

Review: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ is one of the best films of 2014

Review: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ is one of the best films of 2014

I was eagerly anticipating the sequel to 2011′s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.” But then each new trailer gave us more glimpses of the story, and I was…

School grades: TCMS now an ‘A’

The Florida Department of Education (DOE) has released grades for elementary and middle schools across the state and locally, Taylor County’s schools all showed improvement, including two which jumped two…

Legal Notices for July 18, 2014

Notice of Intention to Register Fictitious Name To whom it may concern: Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, pursuant to the fictitious name statue, chapter 20953 or Section 865.09,…

Three Lakeland men charged with harvesting and selling wild turtles

Three Lakeland men and an Okeechobee freshwater turtle farmer were caught illegally harvesting, selling and buying wild-caught freshwater turtles as a result of a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission…

Walker to hold book signing July 18

Delores Leggett Walker, author of “Legend of Promise,” will hold a book signing today (Friday) from 3 to 6 p.m. at Java Connection, located in Historical Perry Station.…

Gainesville’s Free Fridays concert series continues with 11-piece R&B band

Gainesville’s Free Fridays concert series continues with 11-piece R&B band

Uncle Morty’s Rhythm Cream will perform tonight (Friday, July 18) at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza in Gainesville at 8 p.m. as part of the “Free Fridays” concert series. Uncle…