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Pasco inmate captured after escaping from Dade City hospital

Pasco inmate captured after escaping from Dade City hospital

DADE CITY — A jail inmate who was had been taken to a Dade City hospital briefly escaped Thursday morning, causing four schools and a school bus garage to go into lockdown while deputies searched for him, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Offi...
Updated: 1 hour ago

Depression in road closes I-75 lane in Pasco

The right lane of southbound Interstate 75 is closed about three miles north of State Road 52 due to a depression in the roadway, the Florida Department of Transportation said.
Published: 08/27/14
CSX official apologizes for train stoppages in Dade City

CSX official apologizes for train stoppages in Dade City

DADE CITY — A CSX Transportation official met with Dade City commissioners Tuesday evening to offer an apology for two recent incidents where CSX trains blocked streets east of the city for several hours
Published: 08/27/14

Live election results: Pasco County

Pasco County Commission
Published: 08/26/14
Gregg wins GOP primary for District 36 House seat

Gregg wins GOP primary for District 36 House seat

Chris Gregg defeated James Mathieu in the Republican primary for the state House seat in District 36, according to unofficial returns Tuesday.
Published: 08/26/14
Wells wins Pasco commission race; Moore gets primary nod

Wells wins Pasco commission race; Moore gets primary nod

WESLEY CHAPEL — Republican Mike Wells Jr. became the fourth commissioner in a row to win Pasco’s 4th district seat by ousting an incumbent. In the District 2 race, Mike Moore won the three-way Republican primary....
Published: 08/26/14
Luikart easily wins another term on Pasco school board

Luikart easily wins another term on Pasco school board

LAND O’ LAKES — Steve Luikart easily won a second four-year term on the Pasco County School Board on Tuesday, defeating Marc Yacht in the race for the District 5 seat on the board....
Published: 08/26/14

Pasco deputy involved in collision on S.R. 54

TAMPA — A Pasco County Sheriff’s Office deputy was involved in a collision Tuesday afternoon with a minivan carrying children as she headed to investigate a residential burglary, the sheriff’s office said....
Published: 08/26/14

PHSC, Pasco sheriff reach accord on police academy

NEW PORT RICHEY — After months of controversy, Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco and Pasco-Hernando State College reached an agreement Tuesday evening on the operation of the college’s law enforcement academy.
Published: 08/26/14

Police: Pasco man attempts to settle debt with synthetic pot

NEW PORT RICHEY — A pair of teenagers are accused of using a BB gun to force a man to settle a debt, which he did — with synthetic marijuana, instead of cash, New Port Richey Police Department records show.
Published: 08/25/14