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Holtons granted more time for zoning change application

Stacey and Tonya Holton have asked the city’s Special Magistrate for a 90-day extension in order to raise the estimated $1200 to $1300 needed to file a land use/zoning application…

Chicken Pileau benefit dinner is a sell-out

Chicken Pileau benefit dinner is a sell-out

Happy tears were shed Thursday when Deputy Robert Lundy, who has been moved out of ICU and into a regular room, was able to give his daughters birthday hugs. The…

Man ‘critical’ after stabbing

A Perry man is listed in critical, but stable condition at Shands Hospital in Gainesville after being stabbed multiple times during an altercation late Friday night, March 7. John Hathcock…

Former TCI officer charged in federal court on Friday

Christopher Brunson, 38, of Perry, has been indicted for violating the civil rights of a Taylor County Correctional Institution (TCI) inmate. The indictment was announced this week by Pamela C.…

Family to file $10 million lawsuit in Aucilla bridge construction death

The parents of an 18-year-old Wakulla man killed in a January construction accident at the U.S. 98 Aucilla River bridge in Taylor County have announced their intention to file a…

GP invests $1 million to re-start chip mill

Georgia-Pacific last month re-started the Foley chip mill after the facility sat idle for nearly four years. GP’s wood and fiber supply capability group, which is a separate operation from…

Sullivan to seek Dist. 5 city seat

Longtime businessman and community volunteer David S. Sullivan has announced his candidacy for the Perry City Council, District 5 seat. “I will be a positive, proactive and sound representative for…

Experience North Florida

Experience North Florida

The Taylor County Development Authority (TCDA) recently joined with the North Florida Economic Development Partnership (NFEDP), of which it is a member, to host Experience North Florida at Honey Lake…

County awarded $254,000 from FDOT to help widen, resurface E. Ellison Road

Taylor County has received an additional $254,000 in state funding to help widen and resurface East Ellison Road, more than doubling its original budget. At its meeting last week, the…

Foley honored by Scott, Cabinet

Foley honored by Scott, Cabinet

Florida Governor Rick Scott on Thursday recognized Foley Timber and Land Company with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award for its commitment to creating jobs in North Florida. Foley was one…