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Kmart in Zephyrhills to close by early December

Kmart in Zephyrhills to close by early December

ZEPHYRHILLS — Zephyrhills residents expressed disappointment last week that the Kmart store on Gall Boulevard would be closing its doors.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Pasco elementary students learn they must repeat grade

LAND O’ LAKES — About 3 percent of Pasco County elementary school students learned they would have to repeat the grade at the end of the 2013-14 school year, according to the school district’s annual Promotion and Retention Repor...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Truck smashes through Zephyrhills mobile home

Truck smashes through Zephyrhills mobile home

ZEPHYRHILLS — A truck crashed through a mobile home at the corner of 23rd Street and Lizabeth Circle in Zephyrhills about noon Friday. No one was seriously injured.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Pasco teacher arrested on burglary, criminal mischief charges

NEW PORT RICHEY — A middle school teacher in Pasco County has been arrested on burglary and criminal mischief charges after she reportedly broke into her ex-boyfriend’s home, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office reported....
Updated: 5 hours ago
Three Port Richey children are missing

Three Port Richey children are missing

Three Port Richey children are missing.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Union likens Pasco superintendent’s proposal to Halloween ‘trick’

LAND O’ LAKES — Contract negotiations between the Pasco County School District and the union that represents school employees became an exercise in dueling emails after the district presented a proposal that includes teacher raises that...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Failed charter a drag on Pasco County School District

Failed charter a drag on Pasco County School District

ZEPHYRHILLS — The Pasco County School District is running into problems closing out the books on a Zephyrhills charter school for autistic students that shut down at the end of the 2013-14 school year.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Richey Elementary students get lessons in nurtrition, origins of eggs from local farmer

Richey Elementary students get lessons in nurtrition, origins of eggs from local farmer

NEW PORT RICHEY — When state Sen. Wilton Simpson gives a lesson on eggs, those props he’s using are the real thing.
Updated: 23 hours ago

Push to upgrade Pasco parks raises funding issues

NEW PORT RICHEY — For two years, Pasco County commissioners have adopted the mission to make Pasco a “premier county.” But at a board workshop this week they got a harsh reality check.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Schrader students experience performance with a message about bullying

Schrader students experience performance with a message about bullying

NEW PORT RICHEY — Students at Schrader Elementary experienced a song-and-dance performance this week that came with a serious message about bullying, tolerance, respect and responsibility.
Updated: 23 hours ago