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Return to the mound as good as ever

Return to the mound as good as ever

David Heintz didn’t touch a baseball for nearly five months.
Updated: 3 hours ago

2 Gators make college decision

The Land O’ Lakes High baseball team is sending one player and has committed another to the collegiate level. Catcher Cameron Hilgenberg has signed with Ave Maria University and outfielder Connor Stephens has verbally committed to Jacksonville...
Updated: 3 hours ago

2 builders selected for Asturia

ODESSA — Eco-friendly developer Hines Inc. has tapped Ashton Woods Homes and David Weekley Homes as the builders for the former Behnke Ranch property, renamed Asturia....
Updated: 6 hours ago
Days extended for 4th, 5th grades at 3 schools

Days extended for 4th, 5th grades at 3 schools

LAND O’ LAKES — Fourth- and fifth-graders at three Pasco County elementary schools will be in class an extra 50 minutes each day this coming academic year as the school district tries to comply with a new state mandate....
Updated: 6 hours ago
Kids Club lets youths pull some strings

Kids Club lets youths pull some strings

Wiregrass Ranchers Kids Club at The Shops at Wiregrass featured the Bits N’ Pieces Puppet Theatre on Wednesday at the Center Court of the outdoor shopping mall.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Meeting mines ideas for waterfront

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County has won all kinds of awards for its Harbors Plan to redevelop the county’s waterfront and U.S.19 corridor. But for now, it’s just a plan. ...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Pageant hopeful isn’t horsing around

Pageant hopeful isn’t horsing around

ZEPHYRHILLS — Devon Firestone says she can’t recall exactly when she started riding horses.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Pasco shelter misused grant money, officials say

Pasco shelter misused grant money, officials say

HOLIDAY — A Pasco County youth shelter that has housed boys from Central America since June has paid the county $167,762 for misusing federal funds....
Published: 07/30/14

Man struck, killed by train in Zephyrhills

A man was struck and killed by a train late Tuesday, the Zephyrhills Police Department said.
Published: 07/30/14

‘Paper Towns’ returns to Pasco school’s summer reading list

LAND O’ LAKES — “Paper Towns,” the young adult novel removed from a middle school’s summer reading list after a Pasco County mother complained about its sexual content, is back on the list....
Published: 07/29/14