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Sports

Boys basketball team opens its season with 66-65 overtime win

The Taylor County High boys basketball team defeated district foe East Gadsden in overtime 66-65 Tuesday night in Havana. It was the season opener for the Bulldogs who…

Prescribed burning workshops set

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Landowner Assistance Program is holding two December workshops in North Florida on how private landowners can work together on conducting…

Boys basketball team opens ‘16-17 season with road stretch

The Taylor County High boys basketball team, under first-year coach Toney Powell, opens the 2016-17 season this week with three road games. The Bulldogs are slated to travel…

Snook season closes Dec. 1 in the Gulf

The recreational harvest season for snook closes Thursday, Dec. 1, in Gulf state and federal waters, including Monroe County and Everglades National Park, and will remain closed through…

News

Person of interest sought in grave robbery; $1,000 reward is offered

Person of interest sought in grave robbery; $1,000 reward is offered

Investigators have identified a person of interest in the theft of cremated remains from the…

Park open for ‘sneak peek’

Park open for ‘sneak peek’

After watching the lake addition at Rosehead Park gradually take shape over the past six…

Residents claim $586,745 in damages

Nearly 300 people from Taylor County have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA),…

Disabled adults left with no food; caretaker is charged

A Perry woman who operated a caretaker agency for disabled adults has been charged with…

DUI suspected in 1 crash; medical condition, another

DUI suspected in 1 crash; medical condition, another

Post holiday crimes, ranging from shoplifting to driving under the influence (DUI), kept patrol officers…

Child in car when mother slams patrol car and flees

A 25-year-old Perry woman had her eight-year-old child in the car with her when she…

Commissioners to review county administrator applications Dec. 8

The Taylor County Commission will hold a special meeting next week to short-list its candidates…

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Community

Kiwanis Radio auction is Dec. 5-6

Sit by the radio Monday and Tuesday nights in order to participate in the Perry Kiwanis Club’s 16th annual Radio Auction on Froggy 93. Auction items include photography…

Christmas Poker Run benefits Guardian ad Litem

Parrotheads in Perry-dise invite everyone to join them at the annual Guardian ad Litem Christmas Poker Run Saturday, Dec. 3, and “party with a purpose.” Registration will begin…

Light up the river!

Steinhatchee will hold its annual “Light Up the River” boat parade Saturday, Dec. 3, starting at “dark-30.” Entry forms are available at Roy’s Restaurant and Fiddler’s. Cash prizes…

Christmas lights contest deadline is Dec. 8

The deadline to enter the Taylor County Historical Society’s first “Christmas Lights Decorating Contest” is Thursday, Dec. 8. Registration forms are available at the historical society or online…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Home for Peculiar Children’ delivers plenty of scary fun

Review: ‘Home for Peculiar Children’ delivers plenty of scary fun

By MARK VIOLA I know I’ve said it before, but I enjoy reading young adult literature, from the popular “Harry Potter”…

Review: ‘Deepwater Horizon’ gives an intense look at 2010 disaster

Review: ‘Deepwater Horizon’ gives an intense look at 2010 disaster

By MARK VIOLA On April 20, 2010, a catastrophic failure aboard the floating Deepwater Horizon oil rig resulted in the country’s…

FSU kicks off theatre season with ‘Seminar’

The School of Theatre at Florida State kicks off its 2016-17 season with “Seminar” by Theresa Rebeck, which opens tonight (Friday)…

Review: ‘Magnificent Seven’ is a fun and action-filled Western adventure

Review: ‘Magnificent Seven’ is a fun and action-filled Western adventure

By MARK VIOLA It would be nice to go a few weeks without using the term remake, but it seems 2016…