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High speed chase ends with 1 dead

Taylor County law enforcement officers were preparing to stage units at Tennille Wednesday in response to a high-speed pursuit of a stolen truck that had already crossed three county lines…

Input sought on proposed $2 million equipment purchase for hospital

The Taylor County Commission will hold a public hearing next month to consider utilizing $2 million in excess sales tax revenue to purchase equipment for Doctors’ Memorial Hospital (DMH). The…

A new chapter begins

A new chapter begins

It was the end of one era and the beginning of another Wednesday morning when the main Buckeye entrance sign heading into the mill was replaced with one declaring Foley…

Investigators taking close look at TTI bank accounts

A forensic analysis of Taylor Technical Institute’s (TTI) bank accounts is underway as part of an on-going investigation by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO). “The investigation is active and…

Rental fee stops town hall meet?

Perry City Councilwoman Shirlie Hampton cancelled an announced town hall meeting for residents in her district earlier this month after apparently failing to secure rental of Loughridge Park Community Center.…

Inflation, new firefighters trigger $430,000 deficit in projected budget

The Perry City Council is beginning its budget process for the 2014-15 fiscal year with a projected $430,000 deficit, setting a tentative property tax millage rate which would boost local…

Voter registration books close July 28

Voter registration books close July 28

Election officials remind residents that this coming Monday, July 28, is the final deadline to register to vote or make any party changes for the upcoming Primary Election. Once registration…

Judge denies Sadler’s request due to delay in filing with court

Judge denies Sadler’s request due to delay in filing with court

Circuit Judge Greg Parker denied a request from William Carl Sadler Sr. to stop the issuance of absentee ballots for the upcoming Aug. 26 primary election until the court could…

Holtons settle horse debate after 8 months?

It has been eight months since Tonya and Stacy Holton were initially cited for having horses on their property within the city limits in violation of current zoning and land…

Temporary bridge opening delayed

Temporary bridge opening delayed

The traffic shift originally scheduled for this week on U.S. 27 over the Fenholloway River east of Perry has been rescheduled to July 29, weather permitting. The traffic shift to…