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Hernando County Legislative Delegation Meeting Notice 11-18-2019                                                                                                    Senator Wilton Simpson, Chair of the Hernando County Legislative Delegation, announces the annual Legislative Delegation meeting on Monday, November 18, 2019 at the Hernando County Government Center, Courtroom A, 3rd Floor, 20 North ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Lake Theresa swimming advisory (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Aquatic Services and Waterways Department announces that the north basin of Lake Theresa, located in Spring Hill (see map below), is currently under a swimming advisory due to a tilapia fish kill observed in the area. The red line on the below map illustrates the approximate boundary of where the fish kill is confined to.Click ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
E-billing now available for all HCUD customers(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Utilities Department (HCUD) announces the introduction of e-billing, a free service now available for all HCUD customers. This new service will allow customers to receive water bills much quicker than mailed statements and a notification can be sent via email when a new water bill becomes available. Current bills, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
29th Annual Halloween Harvest Festival this weekend; volunteers needed(Brooksville, FL) The 29th Annual Halloween Harvest Festival will be held Friday, October 11 from 6 – 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 12 from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds located at 6436 Broad Street in Brooksville. Both nights will feature a variety of games, face painting, fantastic food, haunted house, hayride ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
AMERICAN PICKERS to Film in Florida Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Florida! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout your area in December 2019.Click here for more information  
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Hernando County selects deputy county administrator(Hernando County, FL) Hernando County Government has selected Tobey Phillips as its deputy county administrator. Phillips received a duel bachelor’s degree from University of Florida and a master’s degree from University of South Florida. Click here for more information    
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Rachel’s Gift brings pregnancy and infant loss programs to area hospitals Spring Hill, FL. - Bayfront Health Spring Hill is in the process of implementing pregnancy and infant loss programs offered by Rachel’s Gift. An educator from Rachel’s Gift will be at Bayfront Health Spring Hill October 28, 29, and 30 to teach a 4-hour infant bereavement course to staff members. The course objective is to ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Wesley Chapel Fall Festival Presented by Suncoast Credit Union The North Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce’s 15th Annual Wesley Chapel Fall Festival presented by Suncoast Credit Union returns with the largest Fall Festival in all of Pasco County! This year’s carnival features 13 rides plus games and will run Thursday night through Sunday with online Bogo wristbands for the Friday night carnival. ...read more
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America's Day 2019!  November 2, 2019  ~ 9:45am  Global Jetcare, Inc. Brooksville - Tampa Bay Regional Airport15421 Technology Drive,Brooksville, Florida    Brooksville, Florida.  "Why I Love America" and "Why Do I Love America"Entry Submissions are due for the Poster Art and Essay Contest on October 15, 2019.  All Entrants must register for their FREE Tickets and be present to win. All tickets ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
Blood Donors Give a Latte this Weekend  This weekend, LifeSouth Community Blood Centers asks the community to help patients in our local hospitals by giving blood. As a thank you, donors who donate in one of LifeSouth’s donor centers Oct. 11 – Oct. 14 will receive a five dollar gift card for coffee and a commemorative coffee mug, while supplies last.Click here for more information  
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
LCpl. Brian R. Buesing Young Marines of BrooksvillePartner with America's Day 2019!  Brooksville, Florida, October 11, 2019.   The LCpl. Brian R. Buesing Young Marines, located in Brooksville, FL and are proud to be a part of our nation’s premier, award-winning program for boys and girls between the ages of eight and eighteen. The Young Marines strengthens the lives of America's youth by ...read more
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The School District of Hernando County, FloridaSchool Choice   To Whom It May Concern:   As the Supervisor of School Choice for the Hernando County School District, I am charged with overseeing the process for Magnet School applications. In the interest of reaching our community members with family/friends in the public schools, I am requesting that, if possible, the attached advertisements be ...read more
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SAVE THE DATE HERNANDO COUNTY LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION MEETING MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2019 1:00 PM – 4:00 PMCLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
Categories: Community, Press Release
FREE VETERAN’S BENEFITS SEMINAR    Turner Funeral Home and Florida Hills Memorial Gardens, a Dignity Memorial provider, is proud to announce our first Veteran’s Benefits Seminar to be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 11-3.  This event is FREE for Veterans and their families to learn about what benefits they are entitled to.  There will be representatives on site from Florida National ...read more
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Tickets are now on Sale for “Taste of the Fields” 2019 Taste Competition  Brooksville, Florida (October 9, 2019) – Tickets are now on sale for Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge’s reimagined annual event “Taste of the Fields.”“Taste of the Fields” is the signature event of Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge. It will be held Friday, November 8, 2019, from 5:30-9:30 pm at NJoy Spirits ...read more
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Daytona Beach, FL - On Thursday, September 19, the Florida Outdoor Writer’s Association presented Diane Bedard with the first place Excellence-in-Craft award in the Outdoor Travel & Destinations Story category at the El Caribe Grand Ballroom in Daytona Beach, Florida.  The award was given for Diane’s story, “Blueberry Season is On: Pick yourself Happy” published on NatureCoaster.com April 19, ...read more
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  Oktoberfest means wiener races at Marker 48 Brewing   The Weeki Wachee craft brewery brings its popular doggie competition back for a fourth year   WEEKI WACHEE, Fla. (Oct. 2, 2019) — Bring your wieners and grab some fall brews during Marker 48 Brewing’s fourth annual Oktoberfest featuring The Running of the Wieners on Saturday, Oct. 12.Click here for more information  
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Pine Island Beach swimming advisory lifted(Brooksville, FL The Florida Department of Health in Hernando County announces that the swimming advisory issued on September 27, 2019 has been lifted at Pine Island Beach, located at 10840 Pine Island Drive in Spring Hill.  Learn more about beach water quality at www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-health/beach-water-quality/index.html. Click here for ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Fall is in the air and at your library(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) has prepared exciting events for fall 2019. Save the dates and plan to visit our branches to enjoy that fall is in the air and at your library!Mediterranean Cuisine - Healthy Eating on a Budget – Tuesday, October 22 from 4 - 5:30 p.m. at the West Hernando Branch (6335 Blackbird Ave., ...read more