Tag Archives: Citrus County

Despite reports, no February plans for vehicle checkpoints in West Central Florida

By on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 10, 2013 at 8:05 pm

According to a Florida Highway Patrol spokesman, there will be no vehicle checkpoints in West Central Florida this month.

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In the News: Teen charged with sexual assault, Ocala-FedEx negotiations, Rick Scott’s budget, Four indicted for murder, LA cardinal removed

By on February 1st, 2013 | Last updated: February 1, 2013 at 11:51 am

Boy, 14, charged in sex assault | Chronicalonline.com – A Homosassa teen was arrested Wednesday on sexual battery charges. A 6-year-old girl told the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office that the teen kissed her, sexually violated her, and exposed himself to [...]

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Progress Energy Florida property tax dispute causes financial woes for Citrus County

By on November 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 3, 2012 at 2:47 pm

Citrus County is facing a budget crisis after its utility company, Progress Energy Florida, refused to pay $16 million of the $35 million it owes in property taxes.

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Workforce job fair rescheduled

By on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:49 pm

From Workforce Connection Workforce Connection’s Job Fair which was postponed due to the threat of Tropical Storm Debby has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 19. The job fair is open at no charge to anyone looking for work in Citrus, [...]

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Salvation Army sends out help to flood victims

By on June 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:52 am

The Salvation Army has deployed seven mobile kitchens to communities flooded by Tropical Storm Debby.  Disaster teams from Clay, Marion, Alachua and Citrus Counties as well as Jacksonville and Tallahassee among others are being assembled to begin helping residents affected [...]

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Citrus county sandbag locations

By on June 24th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:47 pm

An advisory from the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office THIS IS THE CITRUS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ADVISING THAT THE COUNTY IS UNDER A FLOOD WARNING UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON JUNE 25TH. SANDBAG LOCATIONS HAVE BEEN OPENED AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS: GRAND MARCH [...]

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Background checks to be required to run for office in Citrus County

By on April 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:09 pm

The Citrus County Republican Executive Committee decided last night to conduct background checks on all local candidates representing the Republican Party starting with the next election. Citrus County Republican Executive Board Candidate Chair Bill Connery says the concept has finally been [...]

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