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Thursday, Jan 29, 2015

Hernando News

False alarm puts Hernando high school on lockdown, deputies say

A Hernando County high school was locked down this morning after a homeowner in the area told authorities a teen was walking near the campus possibly carrying a gun, deputies said.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Woman threatened with shovel handle in road rage incident, deputies say

A Brooksville man who deputies say threatened a woman with a shovel handle after she crashed into his vehicle faces assault charges.
Updated: 13 hours ago

Motorcyclist critically injured in Spring Hill crash

A motorcyclist was critically injured after driving into the path of an SUV in Hernando County on Tuesday afternoon, troopers said.
Published: 01/28/15

Spring Hill bicyclist killed in Hudson crash

A Spring Hill bicyclist was killed Tuesday night in Hudson when he was struck by a driver who left the scene and was later found at her residence, troopers said.
Published: 01/28/15

Deputies: Human bones found in Homosassa woods

Citrus County sheriff’s deputies said Tuesday they are investigating the discovery of human bones in the woods in Homosassa.
Published: 01/27/15
Body found in New York cornfield in 1979 identified as Brooksville teen

Body found in New York cornfield in 1979 identified as Brooksville teen

A body found in a New York cornfield in 1979 has been identified as that of a teenage girl who went missing in Brooksville between 1977 and 1979, Hernando deputies said Monday.
Published: 01/26/15
Dads driving with young kids during road rage incident

Dads driving with young kids during road rage incident

A Spring Hill father has been accused of punching and pointing a gun at another father during a Plant City road rage incident in which both had their young children in the vehicles.
Published: 01/23/15

Officials: Suicide shot came before Hernando deputy fired

A Hernando County deputy heard gunfire coming from a shooting suspect’s parked SUV and returned fire early Friday, officials said.
Published: 01/23/15
Student’s show-and-tell grenade stirs up Hernando elementary

Student’s show-and-tell grenade stirs up Hernando elementary

Sheriff’s deputies were called this morning to a Hernando County elementary school after a student brought a hallowed-out grenade in for show-and-tell, officials said.
Published: 01/22/15

College and career fair slated for Springstead High

Springstead High School will be hosting its Hernando County College and Career Fair from 6 to 7:30 p.m. March 2.
Published: 01/21/15