Authorities identify body found in home
Authorities investigating a death at a house on Finland Drive near Spring Hill Drive on Wednesday have identified the victim but have few additional details. Hernando County sheriff's deputies on Thursday said Robert Julig Jr., 64, found the body of his wife, Jacqueline Studer, 65, in a bedroom of the house at 2013 Finland Drive. The investigation is continuing, and the medical examiner's results and forensic test results are pending.
Interfaith group is seeking volunteers
People Helping People in Hernando needs volunteers to help distribute literature to local businesses and community centers. Also, groups (large or small) are needed to prepare an entree for one of the Sunday dinners; assistance is provided. Monetary donations, which are tax deductible, are always needed. People Helping People is an all-volunteer, nonprofit, interfaith organization that serves nutritious meals to local homeless and very needy individuals and families. Meals are served every Sunday at the Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. Donations can be mailed to the organization at P.O. Box 6182, Spring Hill, FL 34611. For more information or to help, call (352) 686-4466.
Pet adopt-a-thon will be Saturday
Home at Last Pet Adoptions hosts an adopt-a-thon from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays at PETCO, 7223 Coastal Blvd., in the rear of the store. Although the organization specializes in Siamese cats, other cats and kittens will be available. All are spayed or neutered, have had age-appropriate vaccinations, have tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDS, have microchips and have been treated for parasites. Fees vary and are tax-deductible. View pets online at halpetadoptions.petfinder.com. Requests for specific pets to be brought to an adopt-a-thon can be made. Individual appointments can also be scheduled. For more information, call (352) 476-6832 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Book group will meet June 20
The Brooksville Book Discussion Group will meet at 6 p.m. June 20 at Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave. The book to be discussed is The Elegance of the Hedgehog, written by French novelist and philosophy professor Muriel Barbery. The discussion leader will be Sue Loveday. New members are welcome. No registration is required, but copies of the book are limited at the library. For details, call Ronette at (352) 544-5669.
Suncoast Christian Church Community Yard Sale: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Suncoast Christian Church, 8449 Cobb Road, Brooksville. (352) 797-0401.
Compassion Rescue and Sanctuary Gigantic Estate Sale: 9 a.m. 19580 Phillips Road, Masaryktown.