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Sunny morning will be followed by storms

Sunny morning will be followed by storms

Showers and storms will continue late into Friday evening, says WFLA-TV meteorologist Julie Phillips, then overnight the rain wraps up and temperatures will drop back into the upper 70s.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Silk design class Thursday at 1914 Plant City High School Community Center

Silk design class Thursday at 1914 Plant City High School Community Center

The East Hillsborough Historical Society, which is based in the community center at 605 N. Collins St., will host the class sponsored by the Arts Council of Plant City.
Updated: 19 hours ago

Local movie makes cut in national contest

A short, low-budget film that Matthew Glover created with about 20 family members and friends has survived the first round of judging in a national contest.
Updated: 19 hours ago

Zephyrhills OKs $22,000 more for fire station

ZEPHYRHILLS — The Zephyrhills City Council has unanimously approved a payment of $22,000 to Canerday, Belfsky and Arroyo Architects for additional work on renovating Fire Station 2.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Rain chances will spike on Friday

Rain chances will spike on Friday

Overnight there will be a slim chance of a shower along the coast with temperatures falling back into the upper 70s, says WFLA-TV meteorologist Julie Phillips.
Published: 08/28/14

Road use prompts San Antonio to sue Commissioners vote to file lawsuit against neighboring St. Leo

SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Board of Commissioners recently agreed to file a lawsuit against neighboring St. Leo over the use of tiny Pompanic Street by Saint Leo University.
Published: 08/29/14
As Saint Leo students study, construction is school’s background music

As Saint Leo students study, construction is school’s background music

ST. LEO — A dream of playing college volleyball led Alison Schucht to the Internet, where she and her father researched potential Division II schools that might be a good fit.
Published: 08/29/14

Field is narrowed for vacant county housing exec post

HUDSON — Pasco County housing commissioners say they will interview every qualified applicant for the executive director position that has been vacant since Dianne Morris resigned earlier this year....
Published: 08/29/14

Sarasota County man charged with killing in-laws’ dog

A southwest Florida man is facing animal cruelty charges after authorities say he killed his in-laws’ miniature Dachshund.
Published: 08/28/14
Coed poker offers low-stakes fun in Sun City Center

Coed poker offers low-stakes fun in Sun City Center

SUN CITY CENTER – Singles and couples meet to ante up at the weekly Thursday Night Poker Club at 7 p.m. in the Atrium’s Florida Room. Forty to 50 men and women share in the fun and fellowship of being part of the community’s only...
Published: 08/27/14
Updated: 08/28/14

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