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Bright House Networks to change frequency for some Hernando County channels


Bright House users could see some changes

Hernando County Government has announced, effective Monday, that Bright House Networks will change the frequency used to deliver certain channels in Hernando County. Unless customers rescan their digital-ready television (with a QAM tuner), they will no longer be able to view the following channels: Hernando County Government Broadcasting, Ch. 615 and Ch. 622; Hernando Instructional Television Ch. 614; CSPAN, Ch. 14; NASA TV, Ch. 621; and the Florida Channel, Ch. 623. Once the television is rescanned, the channels will reappear as before. For information on rescanning, refer to the TV's owner's manual or visit


Orders taken today for food ministry

Angel Food Ministries food orders are being taken from 9 to 11 a.m. today and from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Christ Lutheran Church, 475 North Ave. W. Angel Food Ministries is a nonprofit, nondenominational organization that provides grocery relief. Families of all income levels can participate; there are no income requirements. The cost is $30 per signature box, which retails for about $60. Specialty boxes are available at different prices, including senior packages, an allergen-free food box and a seafood box. New this month is the "Bit O'Blessings" box, a smaller version of the signature box, for $21. For more information, call (352) 799-3452.

Group to host book discussion June 21

The Brooksville Book Discussion Group will meet at 6 p.m. June 21 at Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave. The book to be discussed is The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. The 2008 novel takes readers back to the time of the Indian epic, the Mahabharat. It is a mythical tale of princess Panchaali's life, a woman who marries brothers who have been cheated out of their father's kingdom. No registration is required, but copies of the book are limited at the library. Call (352) 754-4043.


Register now for July Fourth parade

Local clubs and individuals can participate in the annual High Point community July Fourth parade. Registration forms, available at the community guardhouse, must be returned by June 20. The parade lineup will start at 8:30 a.m. July 4 at the High Point bus stop near Cortez Boulevard. The parade, which starts at 9 a.m., will proceed down High Point Boulevard to Club House Road, ending at the community center. For more information, call (352) 596-6006.

Today's picks

Kiwanis hosts Slip Slidin' into Summer event: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville. Free. (352) 796-8531 or (352) 796-5141.

Stage West presents 'Jungle Book': 8 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.

Youth Summer Kickoff event: 6-9 p.m., Northcliffe Baptist Church, 10515 Northcliffe Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5882.

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