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FWC looking for boaters under the influence

Last year, nine people died from boating accidents related to alcohol and drug use in Florida. That represents 15 percent of the state’s boating fatalities for 2013.…

Four baseball tournaments start July 26

Some 20 to 25 youth baseball teams will arrive in Perry this week as the Taylor County Recreation Department hosts four Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth district tournaments. The Cal…

AAU Wildcats to host invitational

The Taylor County Wildcats AAU basketball team will host the Wildcats Invitational this Saturday, June 28, at the Taylor County Middle School gym. Teams from Tallahassee, Quincy, Mayo and elsewhere…

Volleyball workouts will continue through July 31

Taylor County High volleyball coaches Tracy Barnes and Courtney Bethea will be holding summer workouts from now until July 31 in preparation for this fall’s varsity and junior varsity seasons.…

FWC operation cracks down on illegal fish, wildlife sales

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) recently concluded a joint operation with partner agencies designed to protect the environment, lawful businesses and public safety. During the four-day “Operation…

8U Girls Softball Team finishes season as district runner-up

Taylor County’s 8-U Girls All-star Softball team finished as runner-up in the District 3 tournament last week and are now headed to the Babe Ruth Softball State Championships to be…

Rode, Evans take top fish prizes in Nauti-Girl tourney

Winners from the 5th annual Nauti-Girls fishing tournament held on June 7th in Steinhatchee have been announced. In the redfish category, first place went to Angel Rode, 7.05 pounds; second…

FWC issues sturgeon warning for area rivers

Boaters on several North Florida rivers now through the end of summer are urged to go slow and be ready to react, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation…

Taylor to host 4 baseball tournaments next week

Some 20 to 25 youth baseball teams will descend upon Perry next week as the Taylor County Recreation Department hosts four Cal Ripken and Babe Ruth district tournaments. The Cal…

Summer volleyball workouts planned

Taylor County High volleyball coaches Tracy Barnes and Courtney Bethea will be holding summer workouts starting this week in preparation for this fall’s varsity and junior varsity seasons. The workouts…