(Brooksville, FL) Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will be performing upcoming repair work on railroad crossings in two areas of […]

Railroad repairs require temporary road closures and detours

(Brooksville, FL) Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will be performing upcoming repair work on railroad crossings in two areas of […]

(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Building Department office, located at 789 Providence Boulevard in Brooksville, will be closed Thursday, August […]

Building Department office closure for staff training

(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Building Department office, located at 789 Providence Boulevard in Brooksville, will be closed Thursday, August […]

Art events Un-Common-ly Artsy: The Historic Downtown Brooksville Arts Market: The outdoor arts market will be from 5 to 9 p.m. […]

Things to do in Hernando County starting Aug. 23

Art events Un-Common-ly Artsy: The Historic Downtown Brooksville Arts Market: The outdoor arts market will be from 5 to 9 p.m. […]

At the August 13, 2019 Board of County Commissioners regular meeting,  Planning Director Ron Pianta introduced the update to the […]

Hernando County considers TheBus expansion

At the August 13, 2019 Board of County Commissioners regular meeting,  Planning Director Ron Pianta introduced the update to the […]

Spring Hill, FL. – (August 2019) You’ve read here about Alyssa Barocas, the 13 year old Hometown Hero who began […]

Ride for the Dawn (Dawn Center Benefit)

Spring Hill, FL. – (August 2019) You’ve read here about Alyssa Barocas, the 13 year old Hometown Hero who began […]

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Hurricane Preparation Expo, on Thursday, August 29 at its North Campus in Brooksville, […]

PHSC HURRICANE PREPARATION EXPO IN BROOKSVILLE Aug 29th 3-6 pm

Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) will host a Hurricane Preparation Expo, on Thursday, August 29 at its North Campus in Brooksville, […]

Expanded lime-rock mining by Cemex Construction Materials Florida cleared another hurdle this week when the Hernando County Planning and Zoning […]

Planning commission recommends approval of Cemex mine rezoning

Expanded lime-rock mining by Cemex Construction Materials Florida cleared another hurdle this week when the Hernando County Planning and Zoning […]

 Brooksville, Florida (August 10, 2019) – The Live Oak Theatre Company announces that it will offer a program in Introduction to […]

Live Oak Theatre Offers Program:  Introduction to Acting

 Brooksville, Florida (August 10, 2019) – The Live Oak Theatre Company announces that it will offer a program in Introduction to […]

Jethro is a tan and white black-mouth cur, approximately 12 months old. He was found as a stray on Church […]

Hernando County Pet of the Week

Jethro is a tan and white black-mouth cur, approximately 12 months old. He was found as a stray on Church […]

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the launch of a new program for children: “Read with Jesse & […]

Read to a “pawsome” reading dog at your library

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the launch of a new program for children: “Read with Jesse & […]

Residents who complained earlier this year that duck hunting on the canals off Hunters Lake had turned their waterside homes […]

State of Florida restricts hunting around Spring Hill lake

Residents who complained earlier this year that duck hunting on the canals off Hunters Lake had turned their waterside homes […]

Students are back to school starting Aug. 12 in Hernando County and in order to help parents get ready for […]

2019-2020 bell schedules for Hernando County

Students are back to school starting Aug. 12 in Hernando County and in order to help parents get ready for […]

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces a speaking engagement with writer Richard Burton, author of the book “Seeds […]

Author talks on historical book on Florida high school football championships at the library

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces a speaking engagement with writer Richard Burton, author of the book “Seeds […]

NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 12-week course for family and friends of people living with mental illness. It is a […]

NAMI Hernando’s Family to Family Free Class Monday, September 9, 2019 6:30 PM until Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:00 PM

NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 12-week course for family and friends of people living with mental illness. It is a […]

9 Friday Snakes of Florida: This is a one-hour talk on the snake species of Florida, how to identify venomous vs. non-venomous […]

Things to do in Hernando starting Aug. 9

9 Friday Snakes of Florida: This is a one-hour talk on the snake species of Florida, how to identify venomous vs. non-venomous […]

After hearing numerous complaints from the public and being frustrated themselves, Hernando County Commissioners voted on Tuesday to breach their […]

Commissioners vote ‘No’ on Republic Services rate increase due to poor service

After hearing numerous complaints from the public and being frustrated themselves, Hernando County Commissioners voted on Tuesday to breach their […]

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the following program recommendations. All events are free and the public is […]

Free Adult programs at Hernando County library

The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPLS) announces the following program recommendations. All events are free and the public is […]

The Florida Department of Health in Hernando County announces that the swimming advisory issued on July 29, 2019 has been […]

Pine Island Beach swimming advisory lifted

The Florida Department of Health in Hernando County announces that the swimming advisory issued on July 29, 2019 has been […]

The weather says it’s summer, but the calendar says school is about to go back into session. That means it’s […]

TAX-FREE SHOPPING STARTS FRIDAY

The weather says it’s summer, but the calendar says school is about to go back into session. That means it’s […]

A swimming advisory has been issued for a beach in Hernando County due to bacteria levels. County health officials announced […]

Swimming advisory issued at Pine Island Beach in Florida due to bacteria levels

A swimming advisory has been issued for a beach in Hernando County due to bacteria levels. County health officials announced […]

The Brooksville City Council is deciding on a change in its annual assessments, trying to find a more equitable way for […]

One fire fee or two in Brooksville? Which you prefer depends on where you live

The Brooksville City Council is deciding on a change in its annual assessments, trying to find a more equitable way for […]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—for parents! School begins in a few short weeks for most students. And […]

Saint Leo U Educator Offers Tips for Parents to Prepare Youngsters for School

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—for parents! School begins in a few short weeks for most students. And […]

   SPRINGHILL, FL.- (July 2019) Meet Alyssa Skye Barocas, 14 years old.  Alyssa is one of our hometown heroes and […]

Local Teenager is a Hometown Hero

   SPRINGHILL, FL.- (July 2019) Meet Alyssa Skye Barocas, 14 years old.  Alyssa is one of our hometown heroes and […]

The Hernando County Property Appraiser’s Office will be closed Friday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for training […]

Half-day closure for Property Appraiser’s Office Friday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Hernando County Property Appraiser’s Office will be closed Friday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for training […]

Irene McBryan, LMT For a unique and beneficial experience, we recommend the services of Irene McBryan, LMT.  Irene’s Mobile Therapeutic […]

Mobile Massage Therapy!

Irene McBryan, LMT For a unique and beneficial experience, we recommend the services of Irene McBryan, LMT.  Irene’s Mobile Therapeutic […]

26 Friday Free Frisbee Golf at Brooksville Quarry: Learn to play disc golf on this 9-basket course. All high school […]

Upcoming things to do in Hernando County

26 Friday Free Frisbee Golf at Brooksville Quarry: Learn to play disc golf on this 9-basket course. All high school […]

The Aripeka Library is in the process of creating a history and research room and would like to complete their […]

THE ARIPEKA PUBLIC LIBRARY SEEKS DONATIONS OF Brooksville in Photo and Stories Books

The Aripeka Library is in the process of creating a history and research room and would like to complete their […]

Oak Hill Hospital is proud to announce that a total of 15 scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to  graduating […]

Oak Hill Hospital’s Volunteer Association awards $15,000 in scholarships to Hernando County students graduating in 2019

Oak Hill Hospital is proud to announce that a total of 15 scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to  graduating […]

Spring Hill, Florida: Over the past five years, the median home value in Spring Hill has increased by 80.1%. City-dwellers […]

Spring Hill is on the list of the 25 US suburbs where home values are growing the fastest

Spring Hill, Florida: Over the past five years, the median home value in Spring Hill has increased by 80.1%. City-dwellers […]

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ August Class/Workshop Schedule The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) program offers classes and workshops year-round to help residents […]

Florida-Friendly Landscaping August Class/Workshop Schedule

Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ August Class/Workshop Schedule The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ (FFL) program offers classes and workshops year-round to help residents […]

The Brooksville Farmers Market is now participating in Feeding Florida’s Fresh Access Bucks (FAB), an initiative that increases access to […]

Brooksville Farmers Market Now Participating in Fresh Access Bucks

The Brooksville Farmers Market is now participating in Feeding Florida’s Fresh Access Bucks (FAB), an initiative that increases access to […]

The number of “A” grade schools in Florida rose in the 2018-19 school year, according to the school and district […]

Florida sees an increase in grade ‘A’ schools

The number of “A” grade schools in Florida rose in the 2018-19 school year, according to the school and district […]

 The Hernando County Housing Authority, in partnership with Solita’s House, will be providing multiple free First-Time Homebuyer’s classes. Classes are […]

Free first-time homebuyer’s classes available

 The Hernando County Housing Authority, in partnership with Solita’s House, will be providing multiple free First-Time Homebuyer’s classes. Classes are […]

The Hernando County Library System’s Main Library, located at 238 Howell Avenue in Brooksville, will close at 3 p.m. on […]

Main library to close early on July 12 for scheduled maintenance

The Hernando County Library System’s Main Library, located at 238 Howell Avenue in Brooksville, will close at 3 p.m. on […]

Hernando County property owners could see a 14 percent increase in their property tax rate this year to begin to […]

Hernando County commissioners lean toward a 14 percent property tax rate increase

Hernando County property owners could see a 14 percent increase in their property tax rate this year to begin to […]

There are three times more hepatitis A cases reported this year across Florida than there were in 2018. The Department […]

Florida’s hepatitis A outbreak: 3 times more cases than last year

There are three times more hepatitis A cases reported this year across Florida than there were in 2018. The Department […]

(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Solid Waste and Recycling Department announces a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, July 30, 2019 […]

Public hearing scheduled to discuss Republic Services’ request to increase Collection rates July 30th @9am

(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Solid Waste and Recycling Department announces a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, July 30, 2019 […]

CURRENT SITUATION Unless conditions change, this will be the final update on this weather system. A broad low pressure system […]

Potential Tropical Cyclone

CURRENT SITUATION Unless conditions change, this will be the final update on this weather system. A broad low pressure system […]

12 Friday Butterflies 101: Ages 10 and older can learn about butterfly families and take home guides to help identify them […]

Things to do in Hernando County July 12-17

12 Friday Butterflies 101: Ages 10 and older can learn about butterfly families and take home guides to help identify them […]

Position Summary: This position is responsible for day-to-day general administration of the program including responsible for all children, staff supervision, […]

YMCA is looking for a Youth Development Program Director (Chocachatti Elementary)

Position Summary: This position is responsible for day-to-day general administration of the program including responsible for all children, staff supervision, […]

The YMCA of the Suncoast will offer free water safety lessons with the four-day “Safety Around Water” program July 29-Aug. […]

Suncoast YMCA to offer youth free swim lessons July 29-August 2

The YMCA of the Suncoast will offer free water safety lessons with the four-day “Safety Around Water” program July 29-Aug. […]

Spring Hill, Florida (July 1, 2019) – Terlep Chiropractic, in coordination with the Hernando County School District, will be hosting Back […]

Terlep Chiropractic Hosts Back to School Bash to Provide Free School Physicals to Hernando County Children

Spring Hill, Florida (July 1, 2019) – Terlep Chiropractic, in coordination with the Hernando County School District, will be hosting Back […]

(Brooksville, FL) FLG X Adventure Course (FLG X) will celebrate the official grand opening of its latest adventure park by […]

Region’s biggest, most extreme treetop adventure park opening in Brooksville this week!

(Brooksville, FL) FLG X Adventure Course (FLG X) will celebrate the official grand opening of its latest adventure park by […]

Time to look back at the past month and see which Hernando County restaurants landed in hot water with Florida’s […]

Dirty Dining in Hernando County: Local Restaurant Shut Down for Failing Inspection

Time to look back at the past month and see which Hernando County restaurants landed in hot water with Florida’s […]

This nostalgic show will take you back to the early years of Weeki Wachee Springs by the ladies who created […]

The Legendary Sirens perform at Weeki Wachee July 4 to the 22nd

This nostalgic show will take you back to the early years of Weeki Wachee Springs by the ladies who created […]

The word is out! One of the coolest summer festivals to come along, Spirit of Woodstock, is all set to […]

Make Plans Now to attend the COOLEST event of the Summer August 16-18, 2019

The word is out! One of the coolest summer festivals to come along, Spirit of Woodstock, is all set to […]

Elections Office Warns Voters of Mailing from Voter Participation Center Hernando County Supervisor of Elections, Shirley Anderson, would like to […]

Elections Office Warns Voters of Mailing from Voter Participation Center

Elections Office Warns Voters of Mailing from Voter Participation Center Hernando County Supervisor of Elections, Shirley Anderson, would like to […]

Looking for some fun in the sunshine this weekend? Sweetfields Farm and HarvestMoon Farm’s sunflower mazes are open! Sweetfields sunflower […]

Two Options for Summer Fun Among the Sunflowers!

Looking for some fun in the sunshine this weekend? Sweetfields Farm and HarvestMoon Farm’s sunflower mazes are open! Sweetfields sunflower […]

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Event Withlacoochee River Nearing Flood Stage Date 5 August 2019 Time 11:30 AM Report Number 1 EOC Level of Activation […]

Withlacoochee River nearing flood stage

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The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from our media partners and the community in locating a MISSING ENDANGERED […]

Missing Endangered Adult – John Wesley Biggs

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A Florida trapper captured a nearly 15-foot alligator after deputies responded to reports of the giant reptile chasing swimmers, authorities […]

15-foot Florida alligator caught after chasing swimmers near Gulf of Mexico

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Two taco seasoning products sold in Florida and several others states are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination. The […]

Taco seasoning sold in Florida, other states recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

Two taco seasoning products sold in Florida and several others states are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination. The […]

One of the best parts about living in Hernando County? We live within a short drive to quite a few […]

60+ Things to Do Within 60 Miles of Hernando County, FL

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(Brooksville, FL) – The Hernando County Public Library System (HCPL) is hosting a variety of programs during the summer throughout […]

More summer 2019 special events at your Library

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