Lottery player picks a winner at 7-Eleven
One of the two winning tickets in Friday's Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 drawing was sold at the 7-Eleven at 14333 Spring Hill Drive. The jackpot was $242,858.02, meaning each winning ticket was worth $121,429.01. The winning numbers were 3, 4, 7, 21 and 25. The other winning ticket was sold in Jensen Beach in Martin County.
Show benefits Wounded Warriors
The Wounded Warrior Benefit Extravaganza will be at 8 p.m. Saturday at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd. The show, sponsored by the Nature Coast Korean War Veterans Association and Ladies Auxiliary Chapter 174, includes Peter Clapsis as master of ceremonies, the Frankie Dee New York Orchestra, Dr. Dalton Benson, Lynda Dilts-Benson, Dave and Terry Stenger, Leanne Germann, George Dwyer and other performers. There will also be an auction. Tickets are $20. All proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. For tickets, call the box office at (352) 683-5113. Send e-mail to Clapsis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hear sweet strings at annual concert
The third annual Best of the Best Concert, featuring former students of the late violin teacher Charlotte Murrin, will be from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Chocachatti Elementary School, 4135 California St. The event will include violinists and cellists who studied the Suzuki method under Murrin. Desserts and refreshments will follow the concert. The event is sponsored by the Charlotte Murrin Memorial Suzuki Education Foundation. Tickets are $15, and all contributions are tax-deductible. For information or tickets, call Ken at (352) 688-5808. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Motorcycle run helps Relay for Life
A Ride for Relay motorcycle ride/poker run is slated for 10 a.m. Saturday to benefit the American Cancer Society's Spring Hill Relay for Life. Those wishing to ride are to meet at the northeast corner of the Target parking lot at 4401 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. The group will end its ride about 4 p.m. at Sleepy Hollow, 10333 E Gobbler Drive in Floral City. The event is sponsored by Oak Hill Hospital and a number of area businesses. Call Tracey Reynolds at (352) 596-2378 or (352) 596-6632.
Softball players needed for league
The Hernando County Recreation Department will have a coaches and players meeting for its men's softball league at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the recreation office, 205 E Fort Dade Ave. New teams and players are wanted. Games will start in May and will be played at Anderson Snow Park and Veterans Memorial Park in Spring Hill. Fees will be discussed at the meeting. Call Fred Kranz at (352) 754-4031.
Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-08 will present "Who We Are and What We Do": 7-8 p.m., 4340 Calienta St. Free. (352) 596-8542.
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