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Employees of Georgia company give West Zephyrhills Elementary a makeover

Employees of Georgia company give West Zephyrhills Elementary a makeover

ZEPHYRHILLS — West Zephyrhills Elementary got a campus makeover last week thanks to about 150 employees of a Georgia-based flooring company.
Updated: 4 hours ago
New library gets checked in

New library gets checked in

ZEPHYRHILLS — The Zephyrhills Public Library staff hosted a grand opening for the new building Tuesday afternoon with an open house, refreshments, music and a Greater Zephyrhills Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting....
Updated: 5 hours ago

County adds 8 workers to 911 center

NEW PORT RICHEY — The Pasco County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday voted to add eight emergency communications officers — call takers and dispatchers — at the county’s Consolidated 911 Communications Center. ...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Big crowds help make Pasco fair a success

Big crowds help make Pasco fair a success

DADE CITY — The Ferris wheel on the midway has been taken down, the vendors have gone and the rodeo arena has been dismantled.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Lawmaker seeks binding charter panel

Lawmaker seeks binding charter panel

NEW PORT RICHEY — Some Pasco legislators say they will accept the invitation from Commission Chairman Ted Schrader to appoint members to a charter government advisory board, but delegation Chairman Richard Corcoran said he would only participa...
Updated: 5 hours ago

Pasco Softball Top 5 Teams

1. Wiregrass Ranch (6-3): The Bulls have been a pleasant surprise, picking up impressive wins against Pasco, Academy at the Lakes, Gulf and Mitchell.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Mustangs get off to another strong start

The Mitchell Mustangs are off and running, having won seven of their first eight games.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Son’s DNA leads to Pasco arrest in 1992 sexual battery

Son’s DNA leads to Pasco arrest in 1992 sexual battery

NEW PORT RICHEY — DNA evidence has helped the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office crack a 1992 cold case in which a 17-year-old female victim survived an attack described as “horrific” and “evil” by Sheriff Chris N...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Authorities: Cause of fire at Mitchell High does not appear suspicious

Authorities: Cause of fire at Mitchell High does not appear suspicious

NEW PORT RICHEY — A clock hanging on the wall in a science classroom that caught fire at Mitchell High School on Wednesday evening was melted into something that could have come from the imagination of surreal artist Salvador Dali.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Determining Dade City osteopath’s cause of death may take 2 months

Determining Dade City osteopath’s cause of death may take 2 months

DADE CITY — It could take a couple of months before officials with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation know why Dade City osteopath Dan McBath died Monday while visiting family, the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office in Tennessee said Wed...
Updated: 17 hours ago