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MLK Boulevard road project begins Monday


MLK Boulevard road project begins Monday

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard will be rebuilt and repaved starting Monday. The project will be done consecutively in two sections. The first will be from Broad Street to Hale Avenue, then from Hale Avenue to Main Street. Each will take about four weeks to complete. Noise and vibration will occur during construction. Detours will be in effect during the day for through traffic. Local traffic will be maintained, but motorists should expect delays. The project is a joint effort between the city of Brooksville and Hernando County. For more information, call Andy Palmer at 754-4062.

Coach will host basketball camps

Two Coach Bill Brooks Basketball Camps are scheduled at Hernando Christian Academy, 7200 Emerson Road. The first will be July 17-23 and the second will be July 24-30. For each session, the camp will be from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday, then from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The camp will include skills tests, two full-court games daily, a three-on-three tournament, and an all-star game and pizza party on the final day. There will be door prizes and cold drinks daily. Campers will have to bring their lunch on days the camp will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants are not to bring basketballs; balls will be provided. The cost is $80, which includes a T-shirt. Call Brooks at 684-4006.


You can learn the basics of tennis

Hernando County Recreation is offering a tennis camp from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through July 11 at the Heather Golf and Country Club, 7406 St. Andrews Blvd. The camp is open to ages 8 through adult. Participants will learn basic to intermediate strokes and techniques, play rally ball and more. Campers are to bring drinks, lunch, snacks and a small towel daily. The cost is $95. For information, call 754-4031.

Today's meetings

Hernando County Commission, 9 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Televised on Hernando County Government Broadcasting, Bright House Networks cable Ch. 622.

Hernando County Housing Authority/Brooksville Housing Authority, joint meeting, 6 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Today's pick

Green Party hosts showing of Arabian Nights: 2 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Free. 666-7576.

Hernando deaths

Alfano, Vincent

Bross, Elvira Ruth

Spruyt, Eleanor

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

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MLK Boulevard road project begins Monday 06/30/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 1:58pm]
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