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  1. Hernando Countians were out in force for Black Friday. Dorothy FamianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Marylynn Vazquez and her daughter, Shayleese, hit the stores bright and early Friday morning to take advantage of holiday sales. Trouble is, most of the sales began the day before and by Friday, “Everything's gone,” said Marylynn Vazquez, who believes stores should stay closed on Thanksgiving Day to keep the Black Friday spirit alive.

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  2. Well, this is it. The last edition of Hernando TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Hernando Today

    For almost 28 years, Hernando Today has been bringing readers the news of Hernando County. I was fortunate to be part of most of that, having started in 1990.

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  3. County board to hear Cemex, winery requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Board members will hear a request to build a winery off Snow Hill Road. Commissioners last month decided to rehear it after planning and zoning commissioners shot it down earlier in their meeting.

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  4. Judge delays trial of man charged in Brooksville triple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Hernando Today

    A Hernando County judge on Wednesday continued until Jan. 23 the trial of George Mason, III, who is charged with slaying three people. Mason, 42, faces three charges of first-degree murder with a firearm in an Aug. 30 shooting rampage that left three dead, including the mother of two of Mason's young daughters.

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  5. Dickeya s Barbecue Pit coming to BrooksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Steve Phillips, operations manager for Ambrose Restaurants Inc., said Tuesday he is eyeing a Jan. 1 opening at the new location at 19348 Cortez Blvd. in the Publix-anchored Brooksville Square shopping center. Phillips expects to hire 30-35 people and is inviting prospective employees to stop by from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Dec. 6 at the site.

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  6. Couple vows to continue fight against Brooksvillea s red-light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Pat and Shirley Miketinac lost their battle, but they vow to continue fighting Brooksville's notorious red-light cameras - just not in a courtroom. The most outspoken critics of Brooksville's red-light cameras, the Miketinacs got bad news last month when Circuit Court Judge Thomas Eineman ruled in favor of the city of Brooksville in keeping the camera issue off of local ballots.

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  7. Things to do in Hernando County this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Hernando Today

    The Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival takes place today through Saturday Nov. 27 through Nov. 29 at Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road in Brooksville. Enjoy camping and bluegrass music from such bands as JR Sisk & Ramblers Choice, Trinity River Band, Southern Express and many others.

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  8. Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival returns to SertomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Hernando Today

    The 35th annual Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival takes place at Sertoma Youth Ranch from Thursday to Sunday. Acts include Rhonda Vincent, The Glass Cutter, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, Trinity River Band, Newtown, Campfire Pickiní, Little Roy & Lizzie Show, Backwater Bluegrass, Dale Ann Bradley, Spinney Brothers, Sassafras, Tribute to Evan Carl, Jr. Sisk & Ramblerís Choice and more.

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  9. Ebola scare provides good test for Hernando respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Hernando County's first Ebola scare turned out to be a false alarm, but it gave first responders a chance to test their procedures for responding to the virus. Just before 7:30 p.m. Sunday Hernando County Fire Rescue responded to a Brooksville home where a person who had recently traveled from the United Kingdom and another unidentified country was reporting flu-like symptoms, according to a release from Hernando County.

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  10. HPH Hospice dedicates Veterans Memorial WalkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Hernando Today

    HPH Hospice has always made a significant effort to honor veterans. On Thursday, they proudly dedicated the Veterans Memorial Walkway that welcomes veterans and their families at the entrance to Sturgill Hospice Care Center.

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  11. Narverud, Johnson and Duval take seats on school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Beth Narverud, who replaced Dianne Bonfield in District 3; Mark Johnson, who replaced John Sweeney in District 1; and Susan Duval, who replaced Cynthia Moore in District 5, participated in their first school board meeting. “I think this is a strong board that will work together with Hernando County and the city of Brooksville,” Johnson said.

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  12. Hernando leaders could revisit school impact fees in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Hernando Today

    The Hernando County School Board received welcome news Tuesday from County Administrator Len Sossamon, who said impact fees to benefit the cash-strapped school district could be reinstated next year. Sossamon appeared briefly during Tuesday's school board meeting with Brooksville City Manager Jennene Norman-Vacha.

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  13. East side or west side?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Hernando Today

    For months, county commissioners have tossed around options of where to locate an educational-tourism center using $3 million in state funds and another $3 million of county money. The list of possible sites has grown to at least half a dozen, and they range from coastal Hernando to east of Brooksville.

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  14. Monti Magilla s holds benefit for young breast cancer patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Katie Fisher, who turned 26 today, was young for regular mammograms and had only distant cases of breast cancer in her family, so she didn't really think she was at risk. But a lump in her breast sent her to the emergency room for evaluation.

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  15. Moore: Economic incentives have yet to deliverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Here we go again. Promises, promises. Now the county is talking about two new companies setting up shop at the Brooksville Airport with assurances of 15 new positions each by the end of 2015.

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  16. Things to do in Hernando County this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Feed the Children is sponsoring Music and Madness on Saturday at Grace World Outreach, 20366 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Three gospel greats, Mark Lowry, The Martins and Jason Crabb, perform sounds from across the genres, including gospel, a cappella and classic favorites.

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  17. Brooksville red-light camera catches hit and run in action, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Brooksville's red-light cameras captured Jason O'Neal Ruane committing a traffic infraction, and not for simply exceeding the city's 5 mph speed limit for right-on-red turns, police said. On Nov. 7, the cameras helped police solve a hit-and-run crash with property damage that Ruane, 33, of Inverness, caused on Oct. 24, when he ran a red light at West Jefferson Street and Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville police said.

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  18. Taft: Novembera s history links elections, Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Hernando Today

    In a month known for historic events growing out of the religious faith of the American people, the results of the recent elections are fitting. The first Republican black woman ever elected to Congress - Mia Love - was chosen in Utah.

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  19. P&Z to discuss new fire station in Spring HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Hernando Today

    And, if built, it was determined this fifth station to serve the west side of Hernando County would be built at the southeast corner of Spring Hill Drive and Melville Avenue - not far from the library. Planning and zoning commissioners on Monday will discuss approving a public service facility overlay district to make the station a reality.

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  20. Red-light camera opposition plans next moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Hernando Today

    Circuit Court Judge Thomas Eineman ruled in favor of the city of Brooksville on Oct. 27, which essentially kept red-light cameras off local ballots last week. The city in June filed a lawsuit against Pat and Shirley Miketinac, and other circulators of petitions against the cameras - known for catching people making rolling right turns at red lights.

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