Sports

Hunting season is ‘cranking up’

By Tony YOUNG / Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Football season is in full swing, and the 2014-15 hunting season is cranking up. Heck, in Zone A,…

Bulldogs win defensive battle 15-8

By AARON PORTWOOD Despite committing five turnovers and 15 penalties for minus 145 yards, the Taylor County Bulldogs played outstanding defense and got just enough offense to outlast…

‘Dogs traveling to Jefferson County

The Taylor County High football team will be looking to even its record tonight when the Bulldogs travel to Monticello to take on Jefferson County. TCHS, now 2-3…

TCMS volleyball defeats Madison

The Taylor County Middle School Volleyball Team improved its conference record to 3-1 last week by defeating Madison in a conference match in Perry. The Bulldogs won the…

News

City eyes alcohol sales on Sunday

In a bid to keep its economic development momentum moving forward, the Perry City Council…

TCHS Homecoming Parade

TCHS Homecoming Parade

The Pride of Taylor Marching Band led the way for Thursday’s Taylor County High School…

Early voting opens Oct. 20

Those wishing to miss the rush on Election Day on Nov. 4 can begin voting…

Amended school grade impacts district, teachers & administrators

For teachers and administrators at Taylor County Elementary School (TCES) and Perry Primary School (PPS),…

Bridge dedication will honor Perry son killed in action

Bridge dedication will honor Perry son killed in action

Forty-four years after U.S. Army SP4 Billy Jacob Hartsfield was killed in action during the…

BioNitrogen closes on 55-acre land deal

In a major step in BioNitrogen’s efforts to site a $300 million plant in Taylor…

GP, Yates are tight-lipped on changes at Foley plant

Georgia-Pacific declined to comment on site and employee changes announced for its Taylor County Foley…

Community

Legislative delegation meeting set for Oct. 20

Taylor County’s legislative delegation, which consists of Rep. Halsey Beshears and Sen. Bill Montford, will hold a public meeting for local officials and residents on Monday, Oct. 20.…

Benefit yard sale, car wash Oct. 18

A yard sale and car wash benefitting World Hunger Relief will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at Pizza Hut, starting at 7:30 a.m. Organizers said “100 percent” of…

TREA members meet Oct. 20

The Taylor Retired Educators Association (TREA) will meet Monday, Oct. 20, at Mama’s Italian Restaurant, at 10:30 a.m. Doyle Lundy will present information about the renovation of the…

Support Alzheimers’ awareness

A local team is holding an Alzheimer’s Awareness Raffle in support of the annual Alzheimers’ walk planned Oct. 25 in Gainesville. “Pops Peeps” has tickets available for two…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Gone Girl’ is a fascinating, disturbing look at marriage

Review: ‘Gone Girl’ is a fascinating, disturbing look at marriage

By MARK VIOLA Based on the best-selling book by Gillian Flynn, who adapted his own work for the movie, the premise…

Review: Downey Jr., Duvall shine in otherwise cluttered ‘Judge’

Review: Downey Jr., Duvall shine in otherwise cluttered ‘Judge’

By MARK VIOLA “The Judge” is part courtroom thriller, part family drama and part Robert Downey Jr. being Robert Downey Jr.…

Review: Washington gives stellar performance in ‘Equalizer’

Review: Washington gives stellar performance in ‘Equalizer’

By MARK VIOLA “The Equalizer,” loosely based on the 1980s television series of the same name, reunites Denzel Washington with Antoine…

Winners of local Suwannee River Jam audition moving on to finals

Winners of local Suwannee River Jam audition moving on to finals

The 2015 Suwannee River Jam’s second audition was held Saturday, Sept. 27, in Perry at the Country In The Pines Festival.…