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Don’t forget to fall back!

Don’t forget to “fall back” this Sunday, Nov. 3, one hour as Daylight Savings Time comes to an end. At 2 a.m., the time will return to 1 a.m. and…

Show your school spirit!

Head Coach Ryan Smith of the TCHS Bulldogs is asking Taylor County to paint the town orange and blue in order to prepare for the district championship game this Friday,…

Blanket distribution slated Oct. 31 at senior center

In anticipation of the forthcoming cold season, Rep. Halsey Beshears and Farm Share, a non-profit organization, dedicated to recovering, sorting, packing and distributing essential items to individuals in need, will…

Costume contest Oct. 31 at Chamber of Commerce

Get ready for a ghoulish good time Halloween night (Thursday, Oct. 31) at the annual Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Costume Contest & Pumpkin Carving Contest, from 5-7 p.m. The…

Don’t be SCARED!

It’s all about the SCARE-factor at two community “Haunted Houses” planned Halloween night (Thursday). A Haunted Trail will be held at 604 East Bay Street, opening at dusk. Admission is…

Don’t forget to save pop-tops

If you aren’t saving aluminum pop-tops, will you begin now? That’s the plea from the women’s committee of Taylor County Farm Bureau which has taken on this project for the…

Application deadline extended

The application deadline for Taylor County Habitat for Humanity’s new program called “A Brush With Kindness” has been extended to Friday, Nov. 15. The program serves lowincome families who struggle…

B&G Club ‘powered’ by Duke

B&G Club ‘powered’ by Duke

The Duke Energy Foundation awarded the Boys & Girls Club a $14,500 grant to fund its “Learning STEMs from Duke” program. “This grant will support the STEM (science, technology, engineering…

‘Logger of the Year’ will serve as King Tree Parade Grand Marshal

‘Logger of the Year’ will serve as King Tree Parade Grand Marshal

Florida’s 2013 Logger of the Year Tim Southerland, owner/operator of K&B Land & Timber, will serve as grand marshal of the 58th annual Florida Forest Festival King Tree Parade Saturday,…

Parking tips for downtown parade-watching Saturday

With so many events happening in downtown Perry and the Grand Pavilion at Rosehead Park this coming Friday night and Saturday morning, parking will be limited to those attending a…