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Hernando briefs: Culvert project to close part of Croom Road in Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE

Culvert project to close part

of Croom Road

Motorists are reminded that Croom Road, between Broad Street and McIntyre Road, will be closed today through Saturday while the Hernando County Public Works Department replaces culverts. Detours will be posted. For information, call the county Engineering Division at 754-4062.

SPRING HILL

Deadline looms for bowling sponsors

Wednesday is the sponsorship deadline for the Arc Nature Coast's 15th annual bowl-a-thon, which will be 4 to 6 p.m. June 7 at Spring Hill Lanes, 3447 Commercial Way. The cost is $125 for either a team sponsorship or a lane sponsorship. All sponsor names will be printed on the back of the bowl-a-thon T-shirts (minimum of 200 shirts). Also, donations of gift certificates and other prizes for the event are being sought from area businesses. For details, call Nancy Stubbs at 544-2322, ext. 109.

Springstead High to host 'Spectrum'

The Springstead High School Band will present the annual spring "Spectrum" concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students, which may be purchased in advance or at the door. For information, call band director Richard Dasher at 797-7010.

Variety show set at Stage West

A Bob Hope-style variety show fundraiser will be at 8 p.m. Saturday at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd. The emcee will be Peter Clapsis. The show features some well-known Stage West performers. There will also be a live auction. Proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, a nonprofit organization that provides programs and services for severely injured service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. The event is sponsored by the Nature Coast Korean War Veterans Association. Tickets are $20 and available at the Stage West box office; call 683-5113.

WEEKI WACHEE

Souvenir journal ad deadline soon

Wednesday is the deadline to advertise in the souvenir journal that will be distributed at the National Alliance on Mental Illness/NAMI Hernando's "Continuing the Dialogue … Decriminalizing Mental Illness" mental health seminar. Various ads are available, from $10 for a booster ad to $100 for a full-page ad. The seminar will be from 1 to 4 p.m. May 31 at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. For information or to buy an ad, call Ginny at 686-2687.

Today's meetings

Hernando County Citizens Ordinance Advisory Team, 1:30 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Brooksville City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville.

Hernando deaths

Breadon, Karen Elaine

Cruz, Fatima

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

Hernando briefs: Culvert project to close part of Croom Road in Brooksville 05/18/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 2:00pm]
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