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Tax collector’s office joins ‘Cell Phones for Soldiers’ campaign

The Taylor County Tax Collector’s Office and nonprofit Cell Phones for Soldiers, Inc., are asking Taylor County residents to help troops call home by donating gently-used cellular phones. Although the…

Donate blood in honor of Bev Parker

A blood drive in honor of 2013 Relay for Life Honorary Co-Chair Beverly Parker will be held Friday, June 28, at Walgreens from 1-6 p.m. “A big thank you to…

Calling all bakers!

Taylor County United, Inc., will host its fourth annual Christmas in July bake sale at Buckeye Credit Union Tuesday, July 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. All proceeds will…

TCHS varsity cheerleaders to hold summer camp

Registration is underway for the upcoming Summer Community Varsity Cheerleading Camp planned July 29-Aug. 2. The cost is $50 per participant and the registration deadline is Friday, July 5. The…

‘Dig Into Reading’ kicks off June 20

‘Dig Into Reading’ kicks off June 20

The Taylor County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program is inviting local youth to “Dig into Reading” with five weeks of free events featuring pirates, dinosaurs and more. The entrance to…

Friends of the Library announce 2013 short story contest winners

The Friends of the Taylor County Public Library announced the winners of its sixth annual Short Story Contest Monday. The contest received 19 stories this year and the winning authors…

Registration underway for kindergarten

Parents and guardians of incoming kindergarten students are reminded that registration will be held at Perry Primary School June 20, 25 and 27 from 9 a.m. to noon. Required documentation…

Dog wash June 22

Helping Hands of the Shelter, Inc., will host a Dog Wash Saturday, June 22, at Perry Animal Hospital (1900 South Dixie Highway) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donations of…

It’s a SNAP

It’s a SNAP

The Perry Kiwanis Club recently made a donation to the Special Needs Adult Program (SNAP) which is housed at Taylor Technical Institute. Shown above is Kiwanis President Bobby Edwards (center)…

Wind mitigation workshop June 15

A free informative meeting will be held Saturday, June 15, to teach homeowners several wind mitigation tips which could save them money on insurance and protect their home in the…