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Registration underway for ATVs

Registration underway for ATVs

The City of Perry has opened registration for all non-road-legal motorized vehicles (4-wheelers/dirt bikes/ATVs) per a recently enacted ordinance adopted by the city council. The one-time registration fee is $5.…

GP supports Taylor Senior Citizens Center

GP supports Taylor Senior Citizens Center

Georgia-Pacific’s Foley Cellulose Plant recently donated $1,000 and three laptop computers to the Taylor Senior Citizens Center (TSCC). “Georgia-Pacific and the Foley Cellulose Mill take great pleasure in supporting our…

Fay Aquilla Schmidt

Fay Aquilla Schmidt, 60, of Perry, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 21, at 10 a.m. at First Assembly of God in Perry with Pastor David…

Agnes Catledge Blanton

Agnes Catledge Blanton, 94, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, at 11 a.m. at Southside Baptist Church in Perry with Bill Jenkins…

Ewing “Jim” Creech

Ewing “Jim” Creech passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at home surrounded by his family. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 10 a.m. in Immaculate Conception…

Countdown to kickoff

Countdown to kickoff

Taylor County High’s new head coach Tanner Jones talks with his players during a break in the action. The Bulldogs will host Leon next Friday, Aug. 22, in the pre-season…

Efforts to lure $220 million plant to Taylor continuing

Local efforts to induce the West Palm Beach-based BioNitrogen Corp. to build a $220 million plant in Taylor County are continuing with the Perry City Council working to finalize a…

Attorneys for city seek to dismiss Holton lawsuit

Attorneys representing the City of Perry and City Manager Bob Brown are awaiting a ruling on their motion to dismiss an (amended) federal complaint filed by city council candidate (Dist.…

Review: Turtle power is back in theaters, but unfortunately it’s a big mess

Review: Turtle power is back in theaters, but unfortunately it’s a big mess

When it was announced that mega-producer Michael Bay was working on a new live action “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” many fans were not pleased. Even if he wasn’t set to…

Gov. Scott approves new congressional district map

Working to beat a deadline set by a Tallahassee judge, Florida Governor Rick Scott approved on Thursday a new congressional district map passed by the Florida Legislature earlier this week…