Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Pedestrian killed by car at U.S. 41 and Carson Drive in Pasco County

LAND O'LAKES

pedestrian killed in night crash Thursday

A pedestrian died Thursday night in a crash in Pasco County. Dwayne Lavon Dixon, 49, was struck shortly after 9 p.m. at U.S. 41 and Carson Drive by a Buick Enclave driven by Magie M. Castellanos, 35, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Castellanos told troopers she didn't see Dixon, and it wasn't clear what he was doing before the crash. Officials pronounced Dixon dead at the crash scene. Castellanos and passenger Briana Castellanos, 15, were not injured. No charges have been filed.

NEW PORT RICHEY

Cat rescue group needs sale goods

The Little Cats' Rescue is collecting donations for its next yard sale, slated for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 2 at Southern Storage, 7139 Mitchell Blvd., Trinity. Household items, books, knick-knacks, gardening tools and other donations are being accepted. The event also will feature food, kettle corn, face painting and a visit from the Easter Bunny. To help, contact RaeAnna Saks at (727) 359-9629 or e-mail LittleCatsRescue@aol.com.

DADE CITY

'Moonlight and Ivory' concert set

The 13th annual "Moonlight and Ivory" concert sponsored by the Heritage Arts Center Association will be Feb. 6 at the historic Dade City Woman's Club. The matinee will begin at 2 p.m. with refreshments during intermission and the art show following. Doors for the evening performance will open at 7 p.m. for the art show with the musical concert beginning at 7:30 p.m. Talented local musicians will perform in a variety of styles – jazz, classical, bluegrass, sacred and Broadway. Tickets may be purchased at the Dade City Chamber of Commerce or from any Heritage Arts Board Member. The cost is $25 for the evening show and $15 for the matinee. Contact Jean Johnson at (352) 567-3460 for tickets or information.

HUDSON

Church facilities dedication Sunday

House of Faith will celebrate the dedication of its new facilities at two services on Sunday at the church, 15227 U.S. 19, in the Oakhurst Plaza. The services are at 9 and 10:30 a.m. Features special guests, music and a performance by a mime. Food to follow. For information, call (727) 868-5534.

COUNTYWIDE

Alzheimer's group needs show help

The Alzheimer's Family Organization is seeking people interested in being part of a committee to plan the organization's charity luncheon fashion show. The show will be held this spring in New Port Richey. For information, call (727) 848-8888.

Pedestrian killed by car at U.S. 41 and Carson Drive in Pasco County 01/21/11 [Last modified: Friday, January 21, 2011 9:37pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Trump fallout: Bucs' DeSean Jackson to make 'statement' Sunday

    Bucs

    Bucs receiver DeSean Jackson said Saturday that he will make a "statement" before today's game against the Vikings in response to President Donald Trump's comment that owners should "fire" players who kneel in protest during the national anthem.

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver DeSean Jackson (11) makes a catch during the first half of an NFL game between the Chicago Bears and Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
  2. Kriseman invites Steph Curry to St. Pete on Twitter

    Blogs

    Mayor Rick Kriseman is no stranger to tweaking President Donald Trump on social media.

    Mayor Rick Kriseman took to Twitter Saturday evening to wade into President Donald Trump's latest social media scuffle
  3. Death toll, humanitarian crisis grow in Puerto Rico

    World

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A humanitarian crisis grew Saturday in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service following Hurricane Maria's devastating passage across the island.

    Crew members assess electrical lines in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria on Friday in Puerto Rico. Mobile communications systems are being flown in but “it’s going to take a while.”
  4. N. Korea says strike against U.S. mainland is 'inevitable'

    World

    North Korea's foreign minister warned Saturday that a strike against the U.S. mainland is "inevitable" because President Donald Trump mocked leader Kim Jong Un with the belittling nickname "little rocketman."

  5. All-eyes photo gallery: Florida State Seminoles loss to the N.C. State Wolfpack

    News

    View a gallery of images from the Florida State Seminoles 27-21 loss to the N.C. State Wolfpack Saturday in Tallahassee. The Seminoles will face Wake Forest on Saturday, Sept. 30 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

    Florida State Seminoles fans sing the fight song during the Florida State Seminoles game against the North Carolina State Wolfpack on September 23, 2017, at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Fla.  At the half, North Carolina State Wolfpack 17, Florida State Seminoles 10.