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Help fill the calendar!

The Taylor County Historical Society will publish a 2015 historical calendar and invites local civic organizations to include their meeting schedules on them. “If your organization would like to be…

Mandalay to get $240,000 facelift

The Taylor County Commission has begun advertising for bids for improvements to the Aucilla River’s Williams Fish Camp Landing boat ramp, more commonly referred to as the Mandalay boat ramp.…

County seeking $50,000 for park improvements

The Taylor County Commission has agreed to submit an application to the Florida Recreation Development Assistance Program (FRDAP) for a $50,000 grant to fund improvements at Steinhatchee Community Center Park.…

Ready for Election Day

Ready for Election Day

On Friday, Aug. 1, Supervisor of Elections Dana Southerland and staff held the public logic and accuracy test on each piece of voting equipment implementing all the ballot styles that…

Early voting opens Aug. 11

While two and a half weeks remain until the Aug. 26 primary election, early voting begins Monday, Aug. 11. Early voting will take place in the Supervisor of Elections Office…

City candidates weigh in

Alan Hall calls Perry “my little Mayberry” and David Sullivan “wants to be part of the continued success we are seeing in our city.” The two candidates—each vying for the…

$39.9 million budget approved

The Taylor County District School Board approved its 2014-15 tentative budget last week during a public hearing at which no one from the public offered any comments. The board approved…

Perry native issues order in congressional redistricting

The Florida Legislature reconvened for a special session Thursday to redraw two congressional districts after a Tallahassee judge ruled their boundaries, approved in 2012, violated the Florida Constitution. Although the…

Another delay for VA clinic?

Taylor County officials will meet with representatives from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) next week for a pre-construction meeting to discuss the proposed VA clinic here. On Monday,…

Back to Wallwood

Back to Wallwood

Perry Rotarians traveled to Wallwood Boy Scout Reservation Friday, Aug. 1, to serve dinner at the annual Rotary Youth Camp, a free summer camp for children age seven through young…