Friday, May 25, 2018

Pasco

Pasco Letters to the Editor for March 3

Sheriff responds regarding jail bond proposalThis letter is in response to Mr. Gibbs’ letter to the editor on Feb. 16, regarding the jail bond issue.Your Sheriff’s Office utilizes a practice known as Intelligence Led Policing, where statistically it...
Updated: 3 months ago

Pasco Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16

A vote against Pasco’s jail bond issueThere are two stories on the front page of the Feb. 9 Pasco Times that drew my attention.The top headline reports that the Pasco County commissioners are discussing submitting a $185 million bond issue to the vot...
Updated: 3 months ago
'World's biggest bounce house' headed to Tampa Bay

'World's biggest bounce house' headed to Tampa Bay

It's coming to Odessa.
Updated: 4 months ago

Pasco Letters to the Editor for Jan. 19

Re: Walking leads to shocking catalogue of trash | Jan. 12 column Bring back anti-littering campaignJust came back from the beautiful, clean city of Singapore, where there is a $1,000 fine, plus community service for littering. I think a presiden...
Updated: 4 months ago

Pasco letters to the editor for Dec. 29

Re: Does Holiday need a new name? | Dec. 15 columnName change won’t affect demographicsI found C.T. Bowen’s article on the name change very interesting. However, changing a name of this community will not change the demographics one wit.Also, hav...
Updated: 5 months ago

Pasco letters to the editor for Dec. 22

County fails to protect communityOn Nov. 28, Pasco County approved Dr. James P. Gills Jr.’s Seven Diamonds 25-year limestone permit, even though multiple residents spoke about the impacts to their homes, deteriorating well water, and overwhelming dum...
Updated: 5 months ago

Canine partner proves a welcome alternative to pills for veteran with PTSD

Every day in the United States, approximately 20 veterans take their own lives. I could easily have been one of them.Between the Marine Corps and Army, I had almost 17 years in the military. I was officially diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disor...
Updated a year ago

Letters to the Editor for Nov. 10, Pasco Times

Keep mines away from residential areasThe Pasco County Commission conducted meetings as to whether to approve a permit for lime-rock mining in an area that is in close proximity to our homes. Unfortunately, the meetings occurred when most hardworking...
Updated a year ago

Be prepared: A flu shot could help save your life

Are you ready for flu season?The flu season is coming. Trackers have noticed serious disease making its way from Australia to the United States. The strain remains H3N2, which caused serious illness last year.Predictions are always difficult, but the...
Updated a year ago
Rev. Eddie Nunn aided police integration, bettered Zephyrhills

Rev. Eddie Nunn aided police integration, bettered Zephyrhills

The Rev. Eddie Nunn Sr., a longtime minister in Zephyrhills, is a name that may not be familiar to many residents. But they are better off for his being here and improving our community.As the pastor at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, an African...
Updated a year ago