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City seeks nominations for the next 'Great Brooksvillian'


Nominations open for the next 'Great Brooksvillian'

The city of Brooksville is accepting nominations for the next "Great Brooksvillian," who will be honored at a ceremony during the Founder's Week Celebration in October. The annual program recognizes outstanding individuals who have made significant positive contributions to the history, culture and/or economy of the community. Each year's honoree is presented with a plaque, and a perpetual plaque is maintained at City Hall. Nomination forms are available online at or at the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 201 Howell Ave. The deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. June 17. For information, call (352) 540-3853 or e-mail


Relief trip planned to storm-struck areas

Christ the King Full Gospel Worship Center, 5111 Commercial Way, is collecting supplies for a relief mission trip that will benefit victims of the recent tornadoes and storm damage in Alabama. Needed items include water, tarps and cans of food. For information or drop-off times, call (352) 596-5366 or (352) 463-4101. For pick-up, call Roger Freeman at (352) 540-1021. Donations may also be dropped off at Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 235 Cobblestone Drive; call (352) 683-0587.


The Crescent Community Clinic maintains a professional relationship with all three hospitals in Hernando County. Information in a story published Saturday was incorrect. Also, the social to recruit volunteers and raise money for the clinic will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Atria Evergreen Woods on Cortez Boulevard in Spring Hill. A different date was given in Saturday's story.

Members of Gulf Coast Unit 27 of Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service chauffeured Navy admirals, among their many duties. The rank of those chauffeured was incorrect in a story published April 30.

Today's meetings

Hernando County Personnel Advisory Board, 9 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Spring Hill Fire Rescue Commission, 9 a.m., 3445 Bob Hartung Court, Spring Hill.

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