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Pasco Tribune

Pasco commissioner candidate wants voters to reject ‘outside money’

WESLEY CHAPEL — Pasco Commission candidate Ken Littlefield has called on voters to reject “outside money and influence” making a last minute push in the Republican primary race for the District 2 commission seat....
Published: 08/19/14
CSX train blocks Dade City streets for hours — again

CSX train blocks Dade City streets for hours — again

A CSX Transportation train blocked streets on the east side of Dade City for two hours, about five weeks after a similar incident. Officials say conductors ran out of time on their work schedule.
Published: 08/19/14
Suspect in custody in fatal Zephyrhills shooting

Suspect in custody in fatal Zephyrhills shooting

ZEPHYRHILLS — A 26-year-old man was killed by a gunshot to the stomach after arguing with the shooter’s mother Monday morning, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said. Joshua Moore was flown to a local hospital, where he was prono...
Published: 08/18/14
$7,000 missing from account set up for Chad Oulson family

$7,000 missing from account set up for Chad Oulson family

WESLEY CHAPEL — The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office is investigating why roughly $7,000 is missing from an account established for the family of movie theater shooting victim Chad Oulson.
Published: 08/18/14

Pasco school employee charged with sexual battery of teen

HUDSON — An assistant plant manager at Northwest Elementary School faces a charge of sexual battery on a 14-year-old girl, Pasco County Sheriff’s Office records show.
Published: 08/18/14
New school year begins in Pasco County

New school year begins in Pasco County

ZEPHYRHILLS — A familiar face from classrooms past greeted Principal Julie Marks outside Chester Taylor Elementary Monday morning, soon after parents and students began arriving for the first day of school in Pasco County....
Published: 08/18/14
New Pasco school year sees big changes

New Pasco school year sees big changes

DADE CITY — A surprise awaited fifth-grader Gema Hernandez when she arrived at Cox Elementary School’s meet-the-teacher day last week.
Published: 08/17/14
Updated: 08/18/14

District 4 Pasco commissioner candidates share views

The Pasco Tribune posed questions on a variety of issues to incumbent Commissioner Henry Wilson and challenger Mike Wells. Since there is no Democrat in the race, the District 4 primary on Aug. 26 is open to all registered Pasco voters. Early voting ...
Published: 08/15/14
Updated: 08/18/14
A place for learning

A place for learning

A group gathered Thursday to celebrate the opening of Pepin Academies Pasco in the Shoppes at Golden Acres.
Published: 08/15/14
Updated: 08/18/14

Dream big, parks consultant challenges Pasco officials

NEW PORT RICHEY — After two days of nitty-gritty work that goes into building a parks master plan, consultants asked Pasco commissioners and staff last week to dream out loud, and dream big. ...
Published: 08/17/14
Updated: 08/18/14