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Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

Elections

Gov. Scott edges Crist to win re-election

Gov. Scott edges Crist to win re-election

Gov. Rick Scott held off a challenge from former Gov. Charlie Crist on Tuesday to win a second term by the razor-thin margin that has become common in major Florida elections.
Updated: 1 months ago
GOP surge: Republicans seize control of Senate

GOP surge: Republicans seize control of Senate

WASHINGTON – Republicans seized control of the Senate and strengthened their hold on the House in a wave of Election Day victories Tuesday that served as a repudiation of President Barack Obama’s second-term policies and put a series of...
Updated: 1 months ago
Peluso wins tight race for Pinellas school board

Peluso wins tight race for Pinellas school board

ST. PETERSBURG — After seven months of campaigning in a tight race, Ken Peluso on Tuesday was elected to the Pinellas County School Board by fewer than 800 votes.
Updated: 1 months ago
Republicans outduel Democrats 6 to 2 in Pinellas legislative races

Republicans outduel Democrats 6 to 2 in Pinellas legislative races

ST PETERSBURG — While the governor’s race and the medical marijuana amendment drew much attention Tuesday, a handful of state legislative races played out in Pinellas County. Some were predictable contests between incumbents and lesser-...
Updated: 1 months ago
Dukes, Holcomb win county commission seats

Dukes, Holcomb win county commission seats

BROOKSVILLE — Voters decided Tuesday they wanted to keep Republican County Commissioner Wayne Dukes for a second, four-year term.
Updated: 1 months ago
2 new members to join Hernando school board

2 new members to join Hernando school board

BROOKSVILLE — Retired Springstead High School Principal Susan Duval and private investigator Mark Johnson will be the Hernando County School Board’s newest members.
Updated: 1 months ago
Local Congressional incumbents keep seats

Local Congressional incumbents keep seats

There were no changes in the local Congressional delegation as Republican incumbents handily beat their opponents.
Updated: 1 months ago
Hernando voters reject penny tax

Hernando voters reject penny tax

BROOKSVILLE — The unprecedented collaboration failed.
Updated: 1 months ago
Hatcher is newest 5th Circuit judge

Hatcher is newest 5th Circuit judge

Lawyer Mary Hatcher takes over as judge on the 5th Judicial Circuit.
Updated: 1 months ago
Erhard wins seat on Brooksville City Council

Erhard wins seat on Brooksville City Council

BROOKSVILLE — Betty Erhard, a member of Brooksville’s Charter Review Committee, will replace outgoing Mayor Kevin Hohn in Seat 4, according to unofficial results from the Hernando County Supervisor of Elections Office. ...
Updated: 1 months ago