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Flakka, crack cocaine seized

Distribution amounts of flakka (meth) and crack cocaine were seized during a late-night traffic stop Saturday near the intersection of Warner Avenue and Front Street. While on patrol, Perry Police…

Florida Forest Festival welcomes Miss Florida

Florida Forest Festival welcomes Miss Florida

Taylor County will welcome reigning Miss Florida MaryKatherine Fechtel as a special guest for the upcoming 60th annual Florida Forest Festival. Fechtel, a senior at the University of Florida, will…

Judge rules on new district map; will have major impact on Taylor

Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis ruled Friday on a new congressional district for the state, siding with the plaintiffs in the case over the Florida Legislature, but his proposal…

City Council extends talks on 82% pay raise Tuesday

There was little outcry in October 2003 when the Perry City Council looked to give itself a hefty raise, with only one member of the public speaking against the proposal.…

University of Florida honors Henry Davis

University of Florida honors Henry Davis

The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences honored its most ardent supporters at its annual Dinner of Distinction, held at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center…

BioNitrogen weighs in on future plans

BioNitrogen Holdings Corp., which is planning to construct a $300 million urea fertilizer plant in Taylor County, issued a press release this week to provide an update on the company’s…

$100,000 in grants will fund park upgrades, beach improvements

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced this week that it will invest more than $5.4 million in 110 recreational development projects in local communities around the state through…

$365,000 later, SR 51 opens

Seven weeks after a sinkhole first closed SR 51 between Steinhatchee and Tennille, the work to repair the highway is finally complete and the highway is once again fully open.…

Lewis expected to rule in state’s redistricting case within the week

Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis is expected to rule on Florida’s congressional district maps within the next week in a case that could have major impacts on how Taylor…

‘Celebrating Good Times’

‘Celebrating Good Times’

Taylor County’s newest Florida Forest Festival royalty will be crowned this Saturday at the annual Little King & Queen Pageant, which will be held at Forest Capital Hall. Early admission…