Hernando County's transit system, TheBus, has reduced operating hours.
The Hernando County emergency management website also will have up-to-date information.
Yesterday• Hernando
Hernando County parks and libraries close tomorrow.
Yesterday• Health
The state budget includes a $6 million appropriation, but the coronavirus crisis may require budget cuts in other areas.
Apr. 2• Hernando
More trailer parking, more water access and potentially a big bill are all part of the plan.
Mar. 30• Hernando


  1. Hernando County's transit system, TheBus, has reduced operating hours.
  2. Residents pass the time away reading and chatting with others At the emergency homeless shelter setup by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Petersburg and the City of Tampa was completely filled. Pictured on Thursday in Tampa. [LUIS SANTANA   |   TIMES  |  Tampa Bay Times]
  3. The new federal Paycheck Protection Program aims to help companies continue to make payroll with $349 billion in forgivable loans, but the day before applications opened, questions abounded. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) [MATT ROURKE  |  AP]
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  5. A database released by the state shows how many hospital beds, including those in intensive care units, are available in Florida to handle the spread of the coronavirus in the coming days. [Times (2011)]
  6. The Southwest Florida Water Management District has shut down the Weekiwachee Preserve to public access after repeated reports that people were not following social-distancing rules and gathering there in large groups. [Tampa Bay Times]
  7. Corisa Kenyon, 12, works on her new online classes this week. The D.S. Parrott Middle School student had no problems logging in to the Hernando County School District’s virtual-learning program, according to her father, Jody Kenyon. [Jody Kenyon]
  8. An employee of the sbe hotel chain in Miami loads a box of supplies into the car of a colleague last week. The hotel chain provided care packages to its employees now facing unemployment due to the new coronavirus pandemic. [LYNNE SLADKY  |  AP]
  9. Lynn Cristina is a Wesley Chapel mom with two daughters. [Courtesy of Lynn Cristina]
  10. School buses line the parking lot of the Hernando County Schools Transportation Center   CHARLIE KAIJO   |   Times
  11. Children's chalk messages are seen on the sidewalk along Ridge Road near the intersection of Lake St. George Drive Tuesday in Palm Harbor. [CHRIS URSO      |  Times]
  12. The screen students would see when logging in to take the Florida Standards Assessments.
  1. Check for the latest breaking news and updates. [Times]
  2. Hernando County Government Center    Times (2018)
  3. Tampa Bay Pets of the Week [handouts]
  4. Drew Kelly sets up his vegetable stand at the Brooksville Farmers Market, which has moved temporarily to Marker 48 Brewing at 12147 Cortez Blvd. in Spring Hill. [MICHELE MILLER  |  Times]
  5. World Central Kitchen volunteer Karla Hoyos hands out meals from the Red Rooster Overtown restaurant to residents in need during the new coronavirus pandemic, in the Overtown neighborhood of Miami on Monday. [LYNNE SLADKY  |  AP]
  6. State and federal officials warn consumers against text and email messages from scammers promising help getting coronavirus relief payments in exchange for your personal or banking information. Investigators also are targeting frauds involving fake charities, fake testing and cures and cyber extortion. (Times file) [MATT ROURKE  |  AP]
  7. Sparkman Wharf, Tampa, has been closed to visitors due to the coronavirus pandemic.. Visitors cannot enter the property.  [SCOTT KEELER  |  Times]
  8. Drive-through testing was available at the Quest Diagnostics lab parking lot on Monday, March 23, 2020 in Tampa.  [MARTHA ASENCIO RHINE  |  Times]
  9. Paul C. Tash, chairman and CEO, with newsprint at the Tampa Bay Times printing plant in St. Petersburg. [Times | 2018]
  10. The exterior of the Tampa Bay Times Building is seen in 2018 in St. Petersburg. [CHRIS URSO  |  Times]
  11. After a day spent out in the Gulf of Mexico, boaters pull their boats out of the water at the Bayport boat ramp in Hernando County. [MICHELE MILLER  |  Times]