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K-9 deputy bites wanted man in the head after botched drug deal, Hernando deputies say

While doing security checks around 10 p.m. Saturday near the Spring Hill Library, a deputy saw a man and woman hanging around. As he pulled up in his marked patrol car, the man ran off.

10NEWS - 2018-10-23 11:17:10

Woman arrested for stealing 14 shot glasses from ex's home in Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (WFLA) - Pasco County sheriff's deputies arrested a woman on Tuesday for breaking into her ex-boyfriend's home and stealing 14 collectible shot glasses. Angela Diane Warren, 43, was arrested. The victim told a deputy Warren had not lived in the home for several months and pried the

WFLA.COM - 2018-10-23 19:53:18

Pasco County woman claims $2 million prize from Powerball

Alberta McPherson won $2 million from the Powerball on Wednesday. HUDSON, Fla. - A Hudson woman has claimed a $2 million prize from a Powerball drawing last week as the lottery jackpots continue to surge. Alberta McPherson, 70, won $2 million from the Powerball on Wednesday, Oct. 17. The winning t

10NEWS - 2018-10-23 16:42:00

Calendar of events for Oct. 22 and beyond

• City of Belleview Site Plan Committee: 8:30 a.m., City Hall, 5343 SE Abshier Blvd., Belleview. Call 245-7021 ext. 2105.

STAR-BANNER - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Man living with grandmother in The Villages arrested after seizure at Wal-Mart | Villages-News.com

Emergency personnel responded at 5:45 p.m. Friday to the parking lot of the store off County Road 466A where they found Matthew Phillip Beaton in a white Ford Edge, according to an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. The Michigan native, who is living at 609 San Marino Drive in th

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 22:33:52

Spring Hill man steals trailer full of items donated to Salvation Army

HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - A Spring Hill man is accused of stealing a trailer full of items that were donated to a local Salvation Army, authorities said.

WFLA.COM - 2018-10-22 16:58:32

Wildwood official says 2008 growth projection has been ‘blown out of the water’ | Villages-News.com

Commissioners also gave final approval to an amended agreement with The Villages that authorizes up to 26,590 homes in the development along with 8.9 million square feet of commercial space and about 765,000 square feet of office or governmental space.

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-10-23 01:30:47

Brooksville Residents To Vote On Water Fluoridation

Studies show fluoridated water decreases cavities by 25 to 50 percent and only costs about 50 cents per person every year. It saves individuals more than $30 year in dental costs, and communities billions in keeping people out of theemergency room, which isn’t equipped to handle dental issues.


Homicide investigation underway after body found behind Tampa business

TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation after a body was found behind a business.Police say they received a call Friday morning about the body of an adult female behind Comida Latina in Tampa.The victim has been identified as Laurie Marie Pietscher, 28, of Se

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2018-10-22 21:33:04

Man accused of peeing in Hernando County Detention Center parking lot arrested for DUI

Joseph Cartagena, 77, the driver of the Impala, is accused of then getting out of the vehicle to urinate in plain sight of the deputies in the parking lot.

10NEWS - 2018-10-22 20:34:32

Dispatchers escape burning building as electrical fire ignites at Wildwood Police Department | Villages-News.com

Meanwhile, Valentino said, it’s important for Wildwood residents to know that their police department is fully functional should they need an officer for any reason.

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 18:17:27

Tampa man arrested in double murder of woman, 10-year-old boy

TAMPA (FOX 13) - A Tampa man was arrested in the deaths of a woman and a 10-year-old boy, deputies announced Monday morning. Hillsborough County deputies arrested 42-year-old Tyrone Terell Johnson after receiving a call about a domestic dispute. Officials said they responded to 4302 Mariners Cove Co

FOX13NEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 15:14:00

AIRCRAFT MECHANIC (Title 32) Job in Brooksville, Florida - Department of the Army - LemonWire

INTRODUCTION: The purpose of this position is to perform of the full range of aircraft maintenance duties including troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, repair, and ground testing of assemblies, systems, and surfaces for one or more types of military aircraft, fixed and rotary wing. AREA OF CONS


Venomous caterpillar makes seasonal return to Florida

SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - A venomous caterpillar that masquerades as an adorable ball of fluff is making its way back to the Sunshine State.According to Fox 13, the puss caterpillar can cause severe pain when it comes into contact with humans and animals. It's most active in the spring and fall.Exper

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-10-22 12:31:04

Man shoots, kills his girlfriend and her 10-year-old son inside Tampa apartment complex

Tyrone Johnson, 42, called 911 Sunday night, shortly before 7 p.m., stating he had shot his 34-year-old girlfriend and her 10-year-old son inside their apartment at the Mariner's Cove apartment complex in Tampa, according to an arrest affidavit.According to the arrest affidavit, the shooting stemmed

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2018-10-22 14:05:45

Hernando churches offer family fall events

Spring Hill First United Methodist Church,9344 Spring Hill Drive, will have its Free Family Fall Festival from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be indoor and outdoor games, a cake walk, two bounce houses and refreshments, as well as special treats and prizes for children through fifth grade. Non-scary costume

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2018-10-21 20:32:00

Falling palm tree kills woman in hammock in Florida

The palm tree crashed on her, and she was taken to a hospital in St. Petersburg, where she later died of her injuries.


Teacher arrested at Villages Charter School sentenced on drunk driving charge | Villages-News.com

A reckless driving complaint had been received at about 3:30 p.m. July 2 in the vicinity of Buena Vista Boulevard and County Road 466, according to an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. A deputy caught up with the white Chevy SUV and found it “driving all over the roadway,” with

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-10-21 21:49:56

Six People Injured in Jacksonville Shooting

JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Six people have been shot near a football stadium in Jacksonville, according to the Sheriff's Office.Six people injured in shooting in JacksonvilleAt least three in critical condition The shooting happened along A Philip Randolph Boulevard and Pippin Street, just north of the

BAY NEWS 9 - 2018-10-21 22:15:00

Man tried to abduct 10-year-old girl in Sumter County park, deputies say

WILDWOOD, Fla. - A man was arrested after deputies say he tried to abduct a 10-year-old girl in a Sumter County park Friday afternoon, according to the Sheriff's Office. Kevin Ramsey, 60, is facing an attempted kidnapping charge in relation to the case, deputies said. Deputies: Boy abducted in 201