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High pressure keeping area skies clear

High pressure keeping area skies clear

The National Weather Service says dry high pressure will continue to move slowly east across the deep South and eventually out into the western Atlantic early next week, keeping fair, dry weather across the region through early next week with seasona...
Updated: 13 hours ago
Homecoming makes week festive at Zephyrhills High

Homecoming makes week festive at Zephyrhills High

ZEPHYRHILLS — Zephyrhills High School held homecoming festivities last week, beginning with school dress-up days and ending with Saturday’s homecoming dance.
Published: 10/24/14
High pressure will keep skies clear overnight

High pressure will keep skies clear overnight

High pressure is building into the area from the north while the frontal boundary remains over South Florida, the National Weather Service says. This will bring continued clear skies overnight with lows in the lower 60s and northeast winds 5 to 10 mp...
Published: 10/23/14
House, county commission candidates face off at chamber forum

House, county commission candidates face off at chamber forum

DADE CITY — Candidates for the District 38 House and the District 2 county commission seats participated in a forum Monday evening at the East Pasco Adventist Academy auditorium.
Published: 10/24/14
Wiregrass Ranch parents push back on late-start plan

Wiregrass Ranch parents push back on late-start plan

WESLEY CHAPEL — Backlash from parents upset about a proposed 10-period day at Wiregrass Ranch High has Pasco school district officials saying they are willing to consider other ways to deal with the school’s crowding....
Published: 10/24/14

Special tax district would upgrade new park

ODESSA — County commissioners will ask West Pasco residents if they’re willing to pay a higher tax rate to build a massive district park at Starkey Ranch....
Published: 10/24/14
Rattlesnake Fest may return to two days

Rattlesnake Fest may return to two days

The 48th annual San Antonio Rattlesnake Festival and Run held Saturday was deemed a success by organizers and may return to a two-day event, according to Betty Burke, coordinator of the event for the Rotary Club of San Antonio Florida.
Published: 10/24/14

Community theater sailing into next show

PLANT CITY Tickets are on sale for Plant City Entertainment’s next show, the classic musical romance, “South Pacific.”
Published: 10/24/14

Kids in costume can get treat at market

PLANT CITY Vendors at the Plant City Local Harvest Market will offer treats Wednesday for children in costume.
Published: 10/24/14
Students learn to create silk scarf designs at Plant City class

Students learn to create silk scarf designs at Plant City class

PLANT CITY June Lohran is an experienced artist but tried her hand recently at a new skill: silk scarf design.
Published: 10/25/14

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