Home » Archives by category » News (Page 49)

Man ‘critical’ after beating

A resident of the RV campground at Tennille sustained life-threatening injuries during an attack late Saturday night/early Sunday morning and was airlifted to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital (TMH) in critical condition.…

‘Taylor County is the best place to be’

‘Taylor County is the best place to be’

Hundreds of supporters were on hand to wish Super Bowl Champion running back LeGarrette Blount a warm homecoming Saturday afternoon. The event, sponsored by the Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce,…

Ware Oil named ‘Member of Year’

Ware Oil named ‘Member of Year’

Taylor County’s community and business leaders gathered together Friday evening, dressed in their finest, for the annual Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce banquet. More than 250 people were in attendance…

Rains, wind batter county

A storm front moved through the area Wednesday night, bringing with it heavy rain and high winds gusting to nearly 40 mph. Numerous residents reported multiple power outages Wednesday evening…

Cypress Mill: bar or a restaurant?

A local business which opened under the assumption it met the newly-adopted requirements that allow restaurants to serve alcohol on Sundays was shut down by police this past Sunday and…

He’s Home: Town celebrates return of gridiron great Saturday

He’s Home: Town celebrates return of gridiron great Saturday

The community is expected to turn out Saturday for a homecoming celebration for Super Bowl champion LeGarrette Blount. The NFL running back, and former Taylor County High School standout, is…

Habitat ready to build a new home in 2015

Habitat ready to build a new home in 2015

With a new executive director on board and new office spaces, Habitat for Humanity in Taylor County has its eye on meeting one chief goal in 2015: to build a home…

Woman, 80, chastises city council

An 80-year-old woman took the Perry City Council to task Tuesday night over the “terrible shape” of the sidewalks circling the downtown area. Anne Millinor related to council members that…

McLeod, Denmark file federal lawsuit against sheriff, police chief for civil rights violations

McLeod, Denmark file federal lawsuit against sheriff, police chief for civil rights violations

A Perry man acquitted on charges of lewd battery and molestation of a minor filed a 22-count federal lawsuit against the sheriff, police chief, numerous officers and the City of…

Crews respond to house fire on Balthazar

Taylor County Fire- Rescue responded to a house fire on Balthazar Street Saturday, Feb. 21, around noon. According to Fire Chief Dan Cassel, crews arrived to find smoke and flames…