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TTI begins $500,000 expansion

TTI begins $500,000 expansion

The Taylor County School District held an official groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday on a $507,000 expansion to Taylor County Technical Institute’s (TTI) welding shop, which is expected to more than double…

Relay For Life kicks off at Forest Capital Park tonight (May 9)

Honorary chairs Vickie Collins and Leanne Karstedt invite the community to join them tonight at Forest Capital Park for the 2014 Relay For Life benefitting the American Cancer Society. Local…

Residents use shuttle for work, education

Taylor County’s Transportation Disadvantaged Program, which provides low-cost shuttle rides for local residents, had a total of 23,863 riders from June 2012 to July 2013. The Taylor County Commission held…

WWII vet: ‘Trip of a lifetime’

WWII vet: ‘Trip of a lifetime’

It was a homecoming celebration 67 years in the making. On Saturday, April 23, World War II Navy veteran Harold Young, 90, stepped onto the tarmac at Tallahassee Airport and…

Morgan remembered for his love of family, friends

Morgan remembered for his love of family, friends

After a week of grey skies and rain, Saturday afternoon’s bright sunshine was a welcome sight to the Morgan family. It was the perfect sign for what was to be…

Perry woman resists arrest, makes grab for weapon

A Perry woman faces multiple felony charges after resisting arrest and attempting to grab a deputy’s gun from its holster Monday, May 5, in Madison. Lisa Marie Gordie, 30, of…

May 19 is petition deadline for local county offices

Supervisor of Elections Dana Southerland reminds potential candidates for local offices that the deadline to register by the petition method is just a few weeks away. “Anyone who would like…

1,000 workers expected for mill shutdown

Georgia Pacific’s Foley Cellulose Mill will conduct a 12-day “cold mill outage” beginning today (Wednesday) and running through May 19 when the mill will be restarted. Company officials expect an…

County stays the course on Shady Grove bridge

The Taylor County Commission this week listened to requests that they reconsider their decision to endorse a Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) plan to replace the one-lane Donaldson Bridge near…

2014 Lady of the Year ministers to all

2014 Lady of the Year ministers to all

By SUSAN H. LINCOLN / Managing Editor Diane Ching wasn’t too far into her speech Sunday when she requested a Kleenex. Before she finished, family members and friends of this…