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Forum scheduled to present plan for redrawing school boundaries in Hernando


Richard Nugent’s name is on an anti-birthright citizenship bill.

DeWitt: Richard Nugent would seek to undermine the noble 14th Amendment

U.S. Rep. Richard Nugent is modest in manner and appearance. No comb-over, no bombast, no "The" affixed to his first name as a running joke on his pomposity. Yet if Nugent's style has little in common with front-running Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, his position on Trump's trademark issue, immigra …


  1. Hernando Business digest for Sept. 4


    Business digest


    MONSTER TRANSMISSION MAKES INC. 5000 LIST: Monster Transmission & Performance, 19370 Oliver St., Brooksville, was ranked No. 4,600 nationwide on the recently revealed Inc. 5000 list for 2015, which tracks the fastest-growing businesses in the country. In 2013, …

  2. Musical version of 'Young Frankenstein' opens Sept. 10 at Richey Suncoast Theatre


    NEW PORT RICHEY — Fans of Mel Brooks (The Producers, Blazing Saddles) will get a chance to see the musical version of what Brooks himself described as his best film, Young Frankenstein, at Richey Suncoast Theatre. It opens Sept. 10 and continues weekends through Sept. 27.

    Brittany Gonzalez as Inga, left, Patrick Moran as Igor, center, and Brian Moran as Dr. Frederick Frankenstein perform in Richey Suncoast Theatre’s production of Young Frankenstein.
  3. Georgia native takes top prize in annual PBA Spring Hill Open


    The 27th annual Professional Bowlers Association Spring Hill Open returned to Hernando County in August, giving locals once again the chance to see some of the best bowlers in the country.

  4. Hernando County real estate transactions

    Real Estate


    5184 Lockhart Rd., to Tina M. Loomis & William J. Loomis by Amrool N. Ali & Brihaspattie Balram Ali, $368,000, 07/30/2015.

  5. Hometown Hernando for Sept. 4

    Human Interest

    We want your news!

    Hometown Hernando is devoted to everyday life in our county, whether it's snapshots from your family reunion or a few lines thanking someone for a job well done. Call Hometown Hernando news coordinator Jean Hayes at (352) 848-1438, fax (352) 754-6133, or

    Hallcrest Eagles donate to People Helping People:  Fraternal Order of Eagles Hallcrest Aerie 4497 in Spring Hill recently presented Ron Van Matre, executive director of People Helping People, with a $500 donation. The funds were raised during the Cruising for a Charity fundraising event, a five-day Carnival cruise. From left are: Betty Esser, Hallcrest charity chairwoman; Anna Pellegrini, travel agent with Expedia Cruise Ship Centers, and Van Matre.
  6. Hernando Pet of the Week for Sept. 4


    Pet of the week | Cricket

    Cricket is a 1- to 2-year-old hound mix who is all smiles. He is great with other dogs and does well with cats, too. Cricket is active and loves to cuddle. He has been neutered, microchipped and is current on his vaccinations. Inquiries about adopting Cricket or other dogs …

    Courtesy of the Humane Society of the Nature Coast
  7. Letters to the Editor: NAMI's Rita Tice leaves legacy


    NAMI's Rita Tice leaves legacy

    As the acting executive director of NAMI Hernando, I wish to express our deepest sadness over the passing of our dear friend Rita Tice.