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400 visit sports complex for Perry invitational tournament

More than 400 fans, players and coaches visited the Taylor County Sports Complex last Saturday during the 2015 N.W.T.F. Perry Invitational Baseball Tournament. Seven 6-under and 8-under All-Star teams competed…

Extension office, FWC partner to host boater safety program July 10

Taylor County’s University of Florida Extension Office, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Taylor County Emergency Management Department will be hosting a Boater Safety Workshop on Friday,…

4-H to host 2 soccer day camps at sports complex this month

Taylor County 4-H will be sponsoring two soccer camps this month as part of its Summer Day Camps program. The first session will be held June 15-18 for kids ages…

Record 69-pound blue catfish caught

Bill Stewart, 66, of Weeki Wachee, caught a 69-pound, 8-ounce blue catfish on the Choctawhatchee River, near Ebro, during the Choctawhatchee Catfish Roundup tournament on May 30. He beat the…

Fish for free June 6-7

Governor Rick Scott has announced four license-free fishing days in June for Florida residents and visitors. The license-free fishing weekends are: Saturday and Sunday, June 6-7, saltwater recreational fishing license…

All Stars to compete in Perry Invitational

The 2015 National Wild Turkey Federation Perry Invitational Baseball Tournament for 6-under and 8-under teams will be held this Saturday at the Taylor County Sports Complex. Games will get underway…

Nauti-Girls Fishing Tourney to cast off in Steinhatchee

The 6th annual Nauti-Girls Ladies Fishing Tournament sponsored by the Steinhatchee Community Projects Board and the Taylor Tourism Council takes to the water on Saturday, June 13. More than $4000…

Teen injured by sturgeon

A Fanning Springs teen was injured Sunday by a jumping sturgeon on the Suwannee River. Heavyn L. Nash, 14, was riding with her mother and grandfather when a 4 to…

A king catch

A king catch

Perry native Kirk Coker (shown above left) and his 15-year-old son, Tyler, enjoyed a beautiful Saturday on the gulf out of Keaton Beach recently. Tyler boated a 43-inch, 18 pound…

Woman escapes injury after leaping sturgeon strikes boat’s windshield

A Lake City resident escaped serious injury Saturday, May 23, when a sturgeon collided with her boat on the Santa Fe River. Cynthia Graves was operating a pontoon boat on…