Friday, October 12, 2018

Hernando News

Hernando Religion Calendar for Oct. 12

News and notes on local churches
Published: 10/08/18
Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 12

Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 12

PET OF THE WEEK Jolene is an 8-year-old hound mix. She is a people-loving girl, incredibly sweet, and loves belly rubs. She knows how to sit and shake and will happily lay in your lap all day. Jolene has been spayed. Inquiries about adopting Jolene ...
Published: 10/08/18
Weeki Wachee woman takes plea deal after being accused of leaving dogs to die

Weeki Wachee woman takes plea deal after being accused of leaving dogs to die

WEEKI WACHEE — A plea deal was reached Thursday in the case of a 36-year-old woman accused in the spring of leaving several dogs to die inside her abandoned home.Lauren Wendy Kopp of Weeki Wachee accepted three counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty — ...
Published: 10/05/18

Hernando briefs for Oct. 5

COUNTYWIDEFunds are needed to make over playgroundThe Boys and Girls Clubs of Hernando County is seeking donations to help repair the playground at its Westside Preschool, which is in desperate need of a makeover. Funds are needed for a new PlayPour ...
Published: 10/01/18
Updated: 10/05/18

Hernando Business Digest for Oct. 5

Business DigestBrieflyENJOY A TREAT, HELP GRANT A CHILD'S WISH: Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar will hold a fundraiser to support Make-A-Wish through Oct. 7. Local restaurants at: 10601 County Line Road, Spring Hill; 4651 Commercial Way, Spri...
Published: 10/01/18
Updated: 10/05/18
Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 5

Hernando Pet of the Week for Oct. 5

Mr. Meowgi is a gorgeous gray, brown and white 3-year-old domestic short hair. He was fearful upon arrival, but has blossomed into a very sweet, loving boy. Mr. Meowgi enjoys visiting residents at local nursing homes in his stroller. Since he is Feli...
Published: 10/05/18
Hometown Hernando for Oct. 5

Hometown Hernando for Oct. 5

We want your news!Hometown Hernando is devoted to everyday life in our county, whether it’s snapshots from your family reunion, recreational sporting event, news from your last club meeting or just a few lines thanking someone for a job well d...
Published: 10/01/18
Updated: 10/05/18
Brooksville council moves toward ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

Brooksville council moves toward ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

BROOKSVILLE — City councilors briskly approved the first reading of a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Brooksville at a meeting Monday, joining a wave of communities pushing back against Florida's legalization of the drug for medical u...
Published: 10/03/18
Ex-superintendent’s appeal forces Hernando school board to ask itself: Was it right to fire her?

Ex-superintendent’s appeal forces Hernando school board to ask itself: Was it right to fire her?

Ousted Hernando County schools superintendent Lori Romano returned Wednesday morning to the school district office, this time for an appeal on her firing in June. Her attorney demanded the school board rescind the firing, while the board's outside at...
Published: 10/03/18
A millionaire and a missionary: Two doctors vie for state House seat

A millionaire and a missionary: Two doctors vie for state House seat

Ralph Massullo, the incumbent in the state House of Representatives 34th District race, decided to run for re-election "for the same reason I sought this position in the first place" — to make a difference through service.The Lecanto...
Published: 10/03/18