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Sports
Local 12U team wins rings

Local 12U team wins rings

Hundreds of fans cheering on 21 teams from all over North Florida and South Georgia participated in the youth baseball tournament at the Taylor County Sports Complex last…

Nauti-Girl Tournament casts off June 11 in Steinhatchee

The sixth annual Nauti-Girls Ladies Fishing Tournament, sponsored by the Steinhatchee Community Projects Board and The Taylor County Tourism Development Council, takes to the water on Saturday, June…

Baseball camps planned in June for kids 6 to 13

Taylor County High School baseball coach Reggie Wentworth will be conducting summer baseball camps during the month of June. The camps will be for kids ages 6-13 and…

FWC receives grant to expand high school fishing teams, clubs

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), along with its partners the Fishing League Worldwide Foundation and The Bass Federation’s Student Angler Federation, strives to maximize the…

News

Schools take ‘common sense’ approach to transgender issue

The letter is addressed “Dear Colleague” but many recipients perceive its message to include implied…

City race gains two: Williams, Pigford

Gil Williams and Donnie L. Pigford are the latest local candidates to join the 2016…

Council breaks ground on ‘cornerstone’ of revitalization plan for downtown Perry

Council breaks ground on ‘cornerstone’ of revitalization plan for downtown Perry

A parade of supporters joined the Perry City Council Wednesday, May 18, in breaking ground…

County talks boat ramps Tuesday

Facing what could be an even busier summer boating season than usual, the Taylor County…

Teen catches record flathead

Charles Patchen, 13, from Alabama caught a 63.8-pound flathead catfish on the Chattahoochee River in…

4 from Taylor earn pharmacy PhDs

4 from Taylor earn pharmacy PhDs

By SUSAN H. LINCOLN / Managing Editor It was a proud day for Taylor County…

Retired deputy, wife pinned in truck, both airlifted to hospital

Retired Taylor County Sheriff’s Office sergeant Elco James, 78, and his wife, Juanita, 63, were…

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Community

Fill a bag. Help feed families.

Letter carriers will be collecting bags of non-perishable food items this Saturday, May 14, as part of the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. All items collected in…

Business After Hours is May 12

Taylor Medical will host this month’s “Business After Hours” event in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce this Thursday, May 12, from 5-7 p.m. “Please join us for…

Hold’em tournament set June 3

The 11th annual Chamber Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament will be held Friday, June 3, at the Perry Elks Lodge, beginning at 6 p.m. The entry fee is $50…

Put on your dancing shoes

The Rotary Club of Perry will host its annual Father- Daughter dance Friday, June 17, from 6:30-9:30 p.m., at the Perry Elks Lodge. Tickets are $25 (per father/daughter…

Entertainment

Review: ‘Sing Street’ uses the music of the 1980s to tell an engaging coming-of-age story

Review: ‘Sing Street’ uses the music of the 1980s to tell an engaging coming-of-age story

By MARK VIOLA Even in a summer season filled with mega-blockbusters and big-budgeted projects, you can still find smaller, quieter releases.…

Review: Avengers fight each other in action packed ‘Captain America: Civil War’

Review: Avengers fight each other in action packed ‘Captain America: Civil War’

By MARK VIOLA In the eight years since “Iron Man” ushered in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), its films have welcomed…

Opera House to present murder mystery theater

Opera House to present murder mystery theater

The Opera House Stage Company presents “Virginia Jones & the Inca Revenge,” a murder mystery dinner theater opening tonight (Friday, May…

‘Keanu’ combines the humor of ‘Key & Peele’ and the cute factor of cats

‘Keanu’ combines the humor of ‘Key & Peele’ and the cute factor of cats

By MARK VIOLA For the past several years, the television sketch comedy world has been ruled by “Key & Peele,” which…