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Hooks compete in Frenzy

The Gulf Coast Hooks 8-under baseball team competed at Baseball Frenzy in Marianna on Aug. 29 and finished Gold Runner-Up. The Hooks are comprised of 5 players from Perry and…

$250 fine for trash?

The Perry City Council is expected to vote Tuesday on a new ordinance which would fine property owners $250 for trash piles on unoccupied lots. The fine would apply only…

Senators back a new primary school

With the Taylor County School District once again seeking state funding to construct a new Perry Primary School, two state senators have joined the cause, penning a letter to Commissioner…

Hampton denies any wrongdoing

Perry City Councilwoman Shirlie Hampton denied assertions that she either directly, or indirectly, issued orders to city employees in a post on her social media page Friday. The response followed…

Man charged with making threats via Facebook

A former Georgia resident who made threats against a police officer, sheriff’s captain and city mayor was arrested here Friday and charged with three counts of terroristic threats and acts.…

SR 51 remains closed

While work to repair the sinkhole which forced the closure of SR 51 between Steinhatchee and Tennille is progressing, those efforts have been hampered after three small sinkholes were discovered…

Commission votes to continue providing transportation for adults with special needs

For the past several years, the Taylor County Commission has provided shuttle rides to students in the Taylor County School District’s Special Needs Adult Program (SNAP) through its transportation disadvantaged…

Judge asks for help on district maps

In the wake of the Florida Legislature’s inability to agree on a new congressional district map for the state, Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis has asked the Florida Supreme…

A new club on the way…

A new club on the way…

What a difference a week makes. This was the scene last Wednesday as construction began on the new Boys & Girls Club. Today, the walls are up and windows installed.…

City firefighter injured in accidental shooting

City firefighter injured in accidental shooting

  A City of Perry firefighter was critically injured during an accidental shooting Tuesday afternoon and remains hospitalized at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital (TMH). Josh Sheffield was at home with his…