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4th annual Special Olympics fishing tournament is March 9

The fourth annual Special Olympics In-Shore Fishing Tournament will be held this Saturday, March 9. Anglers are invited to be on the water “by safe light” and weigh-in is slated…

Need a scholarship? Application deadline is March 18

Students wishing to apply for the Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections Scholarship are asked to call the Supervisor of Elections’ office at 838-3515 or visit online at www.taylorelections.com.…

Brick by brick

Brick by brick

The Perry Rotary Club is offering the community an opportunity to “adopt a brick” at Rosehead Park, which is currently under construction. The club has partnered with the city, pledging…

‘Home away from home’ for families

‘Home away from home’ for families

The friends and church family of St. Johns Christian Fellowship Church gathered at Doctors’ Memorial Hospital (DMH) on Valentine’s Day to dedicate room #206 to Big Bend Hospice and its…

Holmes presented ‘Our Hero’ award

Holmes presented ‘Our Hero’ award

Longtime Perry Fire Department Volunteer Wallace Holmes was named the 2012 recipient of the Perry Rotary Club’s Our Hero Award, announced Friday evening, Feb. 22, at the Perry-Taylor County Chamber…

March 1 deadline is set for Taylor Co. Forestry Pageant

March 1 deadline is set for Taylor Co. Forestry Pageant

Do you wish to participate in the upcoming Taylor County Forestry Scholarship Pageant? The deadline for registration is near (March 1) and the pageant follows on March 16 at Forest…

FCAT Writing Test set Feb. 26 for Taylor students

FCAT Writing Test set Feb. 26 for Taylor students

The Taylor County School District would like to remind students and parents that the FCAT 2.0 Writing Test will be conducted Tuesday, Feb. 26. Students throughout the State of Florida…

Jamie & Gena English–with girls–named Ambassador Family for March of Dimes

Jamie & Gena English–with girls–named Ambassador Family for March of Dimes

Taylor County’s Ambassador Family for the 2013 March for Dimes March for Healthy Babies, Jamie and Gena English with daughters Addison and Allie, helped kick off the 2013 campaign season…

Be on the look-out for Girl Scout cookies

Be on the look-out for Girl Scout cookies

For Girl Scout cookie lovers who have been waiting patiently for the arrival of their favorite Girl Scout cookie, the wait is over. Girl Scout volunteers, girls and staff from…

Master Gardeners join with schools to grow veggies & healthy kids, too

Master Gardeners join with schools to grow veggies & healthy kids, too

Local Extension agents, Master Gardeners and Taylor County Elementary School administrators are partnering together to ensure that local elementary students begin developing lifelong habits of good nutrition through a nutrition…