• A campaign fundraiser for James "Eddie" McConnell, Democratic candidate for Hernando County sheriff, will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 18 at Louie's Bowling Center, 1691 E Jefferson St., Brooksville.
A steak dinner will be served from 4 to 8 p.m. for $10. An "ol' fashion auction" with an auctioneer will start at 6 p.m. A variety of items will be auctioned, including jewelry and framed art.
Auction items may be purchased with check or cash (cash payments cannot exceed $50 per person). Tickets to the event may be purchased at the door.
For information, call (352) 754-9332. Visit the website at mcconnell4sheriff.com.
Candidates are welcome to submit information on fundraisers, meet-and-greets and other campaign events to Phyllis Day by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to (352) 754-6133 or by mail to the Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Notices must be submitted at least 10 days prior to the event or ticket deadline. For information, call (352) 754-6101.