The city's new building division will open for business at 8 a.m. Monday at 25 E Liberty St. Brooksville has contracted with the firm PDCS LLC to provide plan reviews, permitting and inspection. Lewis Chandler will be the building official for the city, and Bob Schlereth will run the office and coordinate permit activity. The office will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For information, or to make comments or offer suggestions, call 544-8301.
Mounting pressure leads board to cut budget
Hernando County commissioners lower taxes further, matching the one mill cut made by Citrus County earlier this week. Metro & State
We can all get a glimpse of Broadway history, Mame
One of Broadway's great roles for women - Mame - arrives today at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre and will stay there through Nov. 19. Jan Leigh Herndon, at left, stars in the charismatic lead role. Steppin' Out, PAGE 4
Ortiz carrying more than the ball for Nature Coast
Nature Coast's Josh Ortiz just might be the best all-around athlete in the county. He single-handedly carried the Sharks to an emotional win over Springstead, and as long as he is healthy, Nature Coast can beat anyone. SPORTS, PAGE 12
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