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Volleyball camp invites girls 6th to 9th grade

BROOKSVILLE

Volleyball camp invites girls from 6th to 9th grade

It's not too late to sign up for the Junior Bears Volleyball Camp that will be from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at West Hernando Middle School, 14325 Ken Austin Parkway. The camp, which is hosted by the Central High School volleyball teams, is open to girls entering the sixth through ninth grades at any school. The cost is $65, which includes a T-shirt. Call Vicki Weaver at (352) 799-5323.

Send your youngster to basketball camp

Brooksville Recreation Department will host a Summer Basketball Camp 4 Kids from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 4-8 at the Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, off Darby Lane. The cost is $60 per camper, which includes a T-shirt and lunch. Aftercare will be available from 2 to 5:30 p.m. each day; the cost is $12 for the week. For information or to sign up, call (352) 544-5498.

Inmate help center to be dedicated Sunday

A new faith-based program aimed at helping former jail inmates make the transition to life on the outside will be dedicated this weekend. Covenant House, a ministry of New Hope Baptist Church on County Line Road, opened in May. The church, which formed a separate corporation to oversee the ministry, also has partnered with other community agencies in Hernando and Pasco counties. The 18-month residential program offers formerly incarcerated men instruction in job skills and character development. The group's next goal is to offer a women's program in Pasco County. The service is set for 3 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church, 420 Howell Ave. A tour of the house will follow. For information, call 1-888-582-4800.

SPRING HILL

Sinkhole and detour on Oak Lake gone

The sinkhole at 168 Oak Lake Drive in the Rainbow Hills Estates subdivision off County Line Road has been repaired, Hernando County Public Works officials said Thursday. The detour was removed and Oak Lake Drive was reopened about 2 p.m.

Correction

The Our Baby R.I.A. Foundation is working with St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa to improve pediatric emergency care at Spring Hill Regional Hospital and to obtain pediatric intensive care there in the future. The foundation's mission was misstated in a story published Thursday.

Today's meetings

Hernando County Health Care Advisory Board, 1 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Hernando County Housing Authority, 3:30 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Today's picks

Florida Library Youth Program presents Jiggleman: 10:15 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Free. Parents/guardians must remain on library premises. (352) 540-6391.

Hernando deaths

Germaine, Ralph P.

Jude, Lyric "Lori"

Morgan, Madisyn Lynn

Vlahakis, Lee

Way, Robert R.

Wollerton, William Jr.

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

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