The Hernando County Education Foundation has chosen Vince LaBorante of the Star Education Center as Hernando's 2007-08 Teacher of the Year. LaBorante, 47, the school's exceptional student education coordinator, teaches grades 7 to 11. This is his first year at the school, but he has been with the district for 19 of his 20 years of teaching. The Education Foundation honored LaBorante and the district's other 19 Teacher of the Year finalists at a celebration on Saturday.
Service honors military chaplains
American Legion Post 186 will host the Four Chaplains Memorial Service at 2 p.m. today at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd. A reception will follow. The service honors the four military chaplains who died aboard the USS Dorchester, which was torpedoed during World War II on Feb. 3, 1943. For information, call Charles Haig at 597-1210.
Brooksville Music Club concert with the Brooksville Brass Quintet: 2:30 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 475 North Ave. W, Brooksville. Offering will be collected. 796-1189.
Collectible Dolls, Bears and Accessories Show: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 S Broad St., Brooksville. $3; children 12 and younger admitted free.