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Brooksville BBQ festival to benefit sheriff's sergeant with cancer

ht_315865_vrag_davis_1 of 3 (12/10/09 Spring Hill) Kevin Davis, 45, sends the ball down his lane at Spring Hill Lanes in December. Davis, who grew up in Michigan, fought a hard battle with addiction and has now been sober for 32 months. On Nov. 13, at Mariner lanes, he tossed an 844 series putting himself in the top ten series in the county. [WILL VRAGOVIC, Times]

WILL VRAGOVIC | Times (2009)

ht_315865_vrag_davis_1 of 3 (12/10/09 Spring Hill) Kevin Davis, 45, sends the ball down his lane at Spring Hill Lanes in December. Davis, who grew up in Michigan, fought a hard battle with addiction and has now been sober for 32 months. On Nov. 13, at Mariner lanes, he tossed an 844 series putting himself in the top ten series in the county. [WILL VRAGOVIC, Times]

BROOKSVILLE

Barbecue festival will benefit sick Sheriff's Office sergeant

The Guns and Hoses Hernando County Barbecue Festival will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 S Broad St. There will be food and games. Tampa Bay Buccaneers players will be meeting, greeting and cooking. There will be raffles to win a seven-day Hawaii trip and two 42-inch flat-screen TVs. All proceeds go to the Frank Loreto Family Fund to benefit Sgt. Frank Loreto of the Hernando County Sheriff's Office, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Tickets are $10 per person, $15 per couple, $20 per family. For information, call Brian McGinnis at (352) 678-0950.

SPRING HILL

Bowling event helps youth program

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office Youth Education Services is hosting the 10th annual Bowling Extravaganza on July 17 at Spring Hill Lanes, 3447 Commercial Way. Sponsorships and registrations are being accepted. The entry fee is $150 per team (includes four bowlers with three games of bowling, shoe rental and a lane sponsorship); team only is $75 (for four bowlers). Lane sponsors are $100. Individual bowlers may participate for $20 each. Funds raised will benefit YES, a nonprofit group formed to develop programs for youth in Hernando. For registration forms, call Sue Raffensperger at (352) 754-6830, ext. 53663. Printable registration forms are also available online at hernandosheriff.org.

Today's picks

'Jungle Book' concludes at Stage West: 2-4 p.m, Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113 or stagewest.net.

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