Sports

Wentworth strikes out 15, ‘Dogs score four to beat Florida High

Junior pitcher Cole Wentworth struck out 15 batters and his Taylor County teammates got the most out of four hits Wednesday as the Bulldogs ousted top-seeded Florida High…

Bailey competes in state weightlifting meet

Bailey competes in state weightlifting meet

Taylor County High’s Brinyce Bailey qualified for and competed in the State 1A weightlifting meet held last weekend at the Kissimmee Civic Center. Bailey, a junior, bench pressed…

Bulldogs’ district tournament game delayed by storms

The Taylor County High baseball team’s first round district tournament game against East Gadsden got pushed ahead to Tuesday following rain storms Monday. The Bulldogs are hosting the…

FWC approves 70-day snapper fishing season

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved a 70-day recreational red snapper season for Gulf state waters at the April 16 meeting in Tallahassee. Red snapper…

News

Increased log truck traffic prompts look at C.R. 30

With more log trucks entering Foley Cellulose Mill, Taylor County’s commissioners are receiving demands that…

City to vote on Hwy. 19 appearance ordinance April 28

Moving forward with its efforts to improve the look of the Hwy. 19 business corridor,…

Close call for TCSO deputy

Close call for TCSO deputy

Taylor County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) Deputy James “Jimmy” Cash credits a higher power for keeping…

County gets $52,000 grant to help with Forest Capital Hall upgrades

With work about to kick off on a $625,000 renovation project at Forest Capital Hall,…

Business owner seeks helps with ‘spiteful’ neighbor

For counselor Joyce Fuller, parking is an issue for her clients. “I worry about their…

Teen beaten while crowd watched

A Taylor County High School student was lured out of an apartment and attacked by…

Happening in the Hatch

Happening in the Hatch

Steinhatchee’s first Seafood Festival attracted hundreds of visitors for the all-day event Saturday, April 18.…

Community

Come to the magic show April 30

The Taylor County Middle School Band is hosting a production of the Phil Meyer Comedy Magic Show Thursday, April 30, at 7 p.m., in the middle school auditorium.…

Survivors Banquet is this Thursday at Crosspoint

Cancer survivors will be honored with a banquet hosted by Relay For Life this Thursday, April 23, at Crosspoint Baptist Fellowship, starting at 6 p.m. Special guests for…

Judge Lewis to speak at library April 27

Perry native and Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis will be the guest speaker at the Friends of the Taylor County Library program on Monday, April 27. Judge…

Need help with a federal agency?

Representatives from Congresswoman Gwen Graham’s office will be at the Board of County Commissioners’ meeting room at the courthouse today (Wednesday, April 22) from 10 a.m. to noon…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Child 44’ is a slow, brooding drama, but one that is still quite fascinating

Review: ‘Child 44’ is a slow, brooding drama, but one that is still quite fascinating

By MARK VIOLA Serial killers fascinate us and they’ve been ingrained in our popular culture. We hunt them weekly on “Criminal…

Jazz, blues festival at Tallahassee Museum

Jazz, blues festival at Tallahassee Museum

The Tallahassee Museum will host its 24th annual Tallahassee Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday and Sunday, April 25-26, from 11…

Tallahassee Writers Association holds its conference

The Tallahassee Writers Association’s (TWA) organizers will present top offerings to both novice and experienced writers at the three-day 2015 annual…

Review: ‘Woman in Gold’ is an emotional true story 70 years in the making

Review: ‘Woman in Gold’ is an emotional true story 70 years in the making

By MARK VIOLA Last year, we got the film “Monuments Men,” which depicted the Allied effort to recover artwork looted and…