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Simmons presented Lifetime Achievement Award; Moore named Member of the Year

Simmons presented Lifetime Achievement Award; Moore named Member of the Year

The sold-out 2014 Perry- Taylor County Chamber of Commerce was a night in which chamber officials looked back on a year of successes while urging members to also “Seas the…

Beach Road crash

Beach Road crash

A full fleet of emergency response vehicles responded to a crash involving a log truck Monday afternoon on Beach Road. The extent of the injuries was not known as of…

Deputy’s eyesight compromised by severe trauma

Deputy Robert Lundy has lost sight in his right eye, which may be permanent. His wife, Kelly, shared the diagnosis this week and asks for continued prayers on her husband’s…

43 arrested by DEA task force

The U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will recognize two investigators with the Perry Police Department Tuesday for their roles in a task force operation that led to…

Here for veterans

Here for veterans

Perry Elks Lodge 1851 sponsored a memorial base for Veterans Memorial Park. The base and additional block monuments were installed in early February. Shown above are (left to right) the…

County awards bids for $126,00 in SHIP projects

The Taylor County Commission recently awarded bids to three contractors for four housing rehabilitation projects and one reconstruction project funded through the State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP). The commission received…

Hall, Brannen re-appointed to TCRAB

The Taylor County Commission re-appointed two members of the Taylor County Recreation Advisory Board (TCRAB) and is seeking applications to fill one soon-to-be empty seat. During a meeting last week,…

Scam alert is issued for utility customers

Fighting back against scammers who impersonate utility companies, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) is warning utility customers across the state about recent scams and offering tips to avoid becoming…

Has district outgrown Perry Primary School?

The Taylor County School District should know within the next two weeks whether a Department of Education (DOE) site review team will sign off on the district’s need for a…

Educators’ Hall of Fame induction ceremonies planned

Educators’ Hall of Fame induction ceremonies planned

A combined 60 years of service to the Taylor County School District will be honored Thursday, Feb. 27, when George Clayton and the late Bryant J. Russell are inducted into…