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Suspect ‘armed & dangerous’ (UPDATED)

Suspect ‘armed & dangerous’ (UPDATED)

UPDATE: According to the Perry Police Department (PPD), Andre Snowden, 34, surrendered to law enforcement at the PPD headquarters on March 19 at approximately 10:45 p.m. without further incident. He…

Fallen firefighter remembered

Fallen firefighter remembered

When Taylor County firefighter David Williams died in the line of duty in 1997, he left behind two young children, a son, Trenton, then eight, and a daughter, Jordan, five.…

Should county baseball fields be open to players for practices?

Since the City of Perry and Taylor County entered into a new recreation sports agreement under which the city would provide practice fields and the county would provide game fields…

Step by step

Step by step

The fourth annual Air Commando Ruck March began at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, home of the United States Special Operations Command, and will end at Hurlburt Field, home…

$16.5 million in bridge work planned

With two bridge replacement projects underway in Taylor County already, the Florida Department of Transportation has $16.5 million in bridge projects planned between now and 2019. According to FDOT Rural…

17-year-old Chipley youth sets new state record for shoal bass with 4.49-lb. catch

Tucker Martin, 17, from Chipley, set a new state record for shoal bass on Sunday, March 8, around 5 p.m. He was bank fishing with a friend on the Chipola…

Anderson Columbia wins Roberts Aman Rd. project after being passed over

After rejecting a bid from Anderson Columbia Co. for a state-funded resurfacing project on Roberts Aman Road in January, the Taylor County Commission has agreed to accept a second bid…

Largo man killed in crash

Largo man killed in crash

A Largo man who was instrumental in a revitalization drive for Largo’s downtown, “Old Northwest,” was killed in a one-vehicle accident here early Monday morning, March 16. Joseph Anthony Stefko,…

Groundbreaking by year’s end?

BioNitrogen, the company working to build a $300 million urea fertilizer plant in Taylor County, expects construction to begin here by the end of the year. Although the timeline for…

Perry man, 21, dies while on Spring Break in PCB

Foul play is not suspected in the death of a 21-year-old Perry man whose body was discovered in a resort condominium early Saturday morning, March 14, at Panama City Beach.…