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Dice to run for county seat

Robert R. Dice Jr. has become the latest local candidate in what is becoming a crowded 2016 election cycle. Dice filed paperwork to run as an Independent candidate for the…

Chase spans four counties, a dozen deputies

A 2 a.m. vehicle chase that crossed three county lines and involved nearly a dozen officers came an end with the arrest of a 41-year-old Moultrie, Ga., man Friday, April…

Harris ‘valued family above all’

Harris ‘valued family above all’

By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer Fiercely loyal to family and protective of those he loved, Micah Toffate Harris had a special bond with his brother and sisters. “Mama…

Glover resigns from school board to make a bid for superintendent

School Board Member Danny Glover has formally announced his resignation from office effective November in order to run for superintendent of schools. Glover filed to run for superintendent in February,…

4 rescued at sea after boat sinks

4 rescued at sea after boat sinks

Three local men, including County Commissioner Jody DeVane, were rescued from the Gulf of Mexico this past weekend, after the 75-foot boat they were transporting from Ft. Meyers to Steinhatchee…

Listen to their stories, become aware

By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer For some, April is just another month in the calendar. For others, it is a time to share their stories of survival. Residents…

Grand jury to hear Roberts, Tappe death cases May 3

The Taylor County Grand Jury will review two cases Tuesday, May 3, and hand down its determination of what—if any—charges are warranted. The first case involves the March 27 death…

GP honored with Cornerstone Award, B&G Club recognized as ‘Outstanding’

GP honored with Cornerstone Award, B&G Club recognized as ‘Outstanding’

The United Way of the Big Bend wrapped up its 2015-16 campaign with several local businesses and agencies recognized for their efforts to help the agency. Locally, the Taylor County…

New BioNitrogen CEO to address city

Five months after BioNitrogen Holdings Corp. filed for bankruptcy, the company’s new CEO Graham Copley will address the Perry City Council about future plans. According to City Manager Bob Brown,…

You likely know one of this year’s ‘25 Women You Need to Know’

You likely know one of this year’s ‘25 Women You Need to Know’

By SUSAN H. LINCOLN / Managing Editor Glenda Hamby was in good company Monday night, surrounded by female leaders from the greater Tallahassee area who were hailed for excellence as…