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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

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Feds OK new I-75 interchange

Feds OK new I-75 interchange

WESLEY CHAPEL — Pasco County has received preliminary approval from the Federal Highway Administration to convert Overpass Road into a full access interchange with Interstate 75....
Updated: 7 hours ago
River Ridge softball wants to go out a winner for retiring coach

River Ridge softball wants to go out a winner for retiring coach

NEW PORT RICHEY — After nearly 19 seasons of coaching softball, River Ridge High coach Ernie Beck still enjoys the game.
Updated: 10 hours ago
The whirlybird gets the egg

The whirlybird gets the egg

ZEPHYRHILLS — New Walk Church held its annual Helicopter Egg Drop after each of its six services Saturday afternoon and Easter Sunday. The church provided 60,000 eggs for its three campuses in Zephyrhills, Dade City and Holiday....
Updated: 10 hours ago
Easter service delivers message of healing

Easter service delivers message of healing

ZEPHYRHILLS — Easter worshippers gathered on the front lawn of Florida Hospital Zephyrhills for the annual Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday under overcast skies. Light early morning rain did not keep the congregants from taking part in the ser...
Updated: 10 hours ago
Wilson has hand out for cash, signatures

Wilson has hand out for cash, signatures

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco Commissioner Henry Wilson, facing a primary opponent in his first re-election bid, has asked the leaders of a toll road opposition group for campaign contributions and petition signatures....
Updated: 10 hours ago

Pasco FCAT testing hits snag after computer issues

LAND O’ LAKES — The problem became apparent first thing Tuesday morning when freshmen at Land O’ Lakes High tried to log into the computer system to take the FCAT reading exam.
Updated: 10 hours ago
SunWest work awaits county decision

SunWest work awaits county decision

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County has a wake park operator under contract for its future SunWest Park, but getting the park built is proving to be an even bigger challenge.
Updated: 10 hours ago
River fest to celebrate seafood, blues

River fest to celebrate seafood, blues

NEW PORT RICHEY — If something for everyone was the goal, organizers of the Cotee River Seafood, Blues Festival and Boat Show may have hit the mark with festivities Friday through Sunday in downtown New Port Richey....
Updated: 10 hours ago
Pasco fleet gets blessing

Pasco fleet gets blessing

NEW PORT RICHEY — The 40th annual Blessing of the Fleet drew 21 boats to the procession on Palm Sunday at Gulf Harbors Yacht Club.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Pasco pedestrian dies from injuries in February crash

A 66-year-old man died Saturday from injuries sustained seven weeks ago when he was crossing a New Port Richey road and was hit by a car, troopers said.
Published: 04/21/14