Levy County Newswire (Page 3)

Levy County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Levy County, FL. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 106 in Levy County, FL

  1. Official Urge Precautions Amid Eastern Equine Encephalitis Outbreak in Levy CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Levy County's health officials and Animal Control Services are finishing up euthanizing and disposing of the rest of the birds on Bronson's Hot Chicks. The farm is permanently closed.


  2. Alachua County Council Parent Teacher Association Holds Vigil After ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... Caelan is a reporter for WUFT News who can be reached by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org. Levy County firefighters and commissioners are bumping heads over health care after the county opted in September to stop covering firefighters' ...


  3. Families of Levy County's Firefighters No Longer Receive Full Health BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    In September 2017, the Levy County Internationational Association of Firefighters Union learned its members would no longer receive full health benefits for their families. "So far we are making it," Chris Castleberry, a county firefighter, said.


  4. Chase ends with multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    A Tampa man is facing numerous charges after he was arrested Sunday on accusations he stole a vehicle before coming into Citrus County and leading deputies on a high-speed chase. Citrus County deputies on Saturday were on the lookout for a stolen Dodge pickup truck - later known to be driven by James Freddie Dunn - that was coming in from Levy County, according to Dunn's arrest report.


  5. Oystermen unwelcomed in Dixie CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | The Times

    ... shell,” according to McKinney's report. Shannon told the Advocate that their issues weren't limited to Levy County, and that threats were made against them by Suwannee oystermen. She said the couple was surrounded off Shired Island at ...


  6. PSC Customer Meeting for FIMC Hideaway, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Capital Soup

    ... approved rate increase was in 1992. FIMC provides water and wastewater service to approximately 200 customers in Levy County.


  7. Crime reports 1/26/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    ... trafficking in stolen property and false verification of ownership to a pawnbroker. He was transported from the Levy County Jail to the Citrus County Detention Facility. Alma Cordero, 27, of South Palm Avenue, Homosassa, at 11:53 a.m. Jan. 24 on an ...


  8. Man struck, killed by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    A Williston man died Sunday evening in Levy County when he was struck by a passing semitractor-trailer after walking away from another crash involving a Crystal River woman. Just before 6:52 p.m., 33-year-old Matthew Chance Carlisle was driving a 1995 Chevy pickup truck east on Levy County Road 326, approaching the intersection with State Road 121, according to Florida Highway Patrol .


  9. Ride The Bus Or Face Suspension? That's What Some Levy County Students Are Being ToldRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... 'He told me and three other students if we got dropped off tomorrow, we will be suspended.'" Documents from Levy County's district transportation services cites that it shouldn't take more than an hour to get to and from school. Parents of Focus ...


  10. Suspected burglar shot dead during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    According to the Citrus County Sheriff's Office, deputies were responding to a burglary in process at 4:31 p.m. Wednesday on West Dunklin Street when a male suspect, later identified as Zechariah Tackett, 28, of Levy County, was shot. When deputies arrived, they found Tackett lying on his back outside of the residence, and two males identified as Robert Jones Sr., 54, and Robert Jones Jr., 32, both of Citrus County, standing in the driveway.


  11. Winter storm warning in North Florida, wind chill advisory in South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | NBC2 News

    With snow falling across parts of North Florida today, the National Weather Service will continue a Winter Storm Warning for areas west of Jacksonville including the cities of Tallahassee, Perry and Lake City. A winter weather advisory is also active today for areas as far south as Levy County along the Gulf coast.


  12. Forecast: Now that skies have cleared, frigid temperatures will reign across Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... far from Sarasota area northward. Even some light freezing rain is being reported as far south as Chiefland in Levy county. The rain will end later today, and then the coldest air of the season so far arrives for the rest of the week. #flwx ...


  13. Freezing rain to flirt with CitrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Citrus County Chronicle

    Jason Aguilar, owner of Anson Nursery on Homosassa Trail in Lecanto, and manager Cheryl Steffer cover plants Tuesday in preparation for freezing temperatures. Freezes are expected nightly through Saturday in Citrus County Jason Aguilar explains ways to protect palm trees from freezing temperatures.


  14. Duke, Tampa Electric file to hike rates following Hurricane IrmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... This effectively undoes the break customers were set to receive on bills now that they won't be paying for the Levy County nuclear facility. Customers were expecting to finally see relief after paying $800 million for a nuclear facility that was ...


  15. Man charged with intentionally starting wildfireRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    A Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services new release says officers arrested a 19-year-old man on Tuesday and charged him with intentionally burning land, a third-degree felony. The Florida Forest Service found the small wildfire in unincorporated Levy County to be suspicious and contacted the Office of Agricultural Law Enforcement to investigate.


  16. How utility companies across the U.S. helped change rules so they could make big bets with your moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... lost $6 billion. File/Rogelio V. Solis/AP Hershel's Quick Stop Deli sits in the middle of northwest Florida's Levy County on the side of Highway 19, on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. The gas station/bait shop/deli is popular for the many locals who like a ...


  17. Thanksgiving travel back home busting recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | ABC Action News

    ... It's not like you are in the air and can't see anything," said Helen Foy. This car traveler was headed back to Levy County. But Foy and others choosing the roads will be paying a little more for gas because of price surge. Right now, the national ...


  18. Race to the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Citrus County Chronicle

    ... as well as other community needs. To get there, festival-goers take the scenic drive Follow that Dream Parkway (Levy County Road 40 West). Roll down the windows and remember Elvis while catching a nice salt breeze and sights of the Old South. Stroll ...


  19. Guest Editorial: Take action to stop abuse, harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... DeLucas had previously been the subject of a sexual harassment case when he worked at Bronson High School in Levy County. He was required to take sexual harassment training as a result, but it didn't keep him from being hired to administrative jobs ...


  20. County briefs, 11/12/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Citrus County Chronicle

    ... Area. The meeting will be Thursday, Nov. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Inglis Community Center, 137 Levy County Road 40 West, Inglis. A copy of the agenda and draft plan will be available before the date of the public meeting online at ...