Sumter County Supervisor of Elections Karen Krauss can’t remember the last time she got a raise as high as the $4,389 she received this year.
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By Colleen Wright on September 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 11:33 am
Casey Anthony lawyers back in court today for bankruptcy hearing – Casey Anthony’s bankruptcy will be back in court today for a hearing on a pair of complaints filed by people suing her for defamation. Roy Kronk and Zenaida Gonzalez [...]
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By Sam Burroughs on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 11, 2013 at 10:26 am
Clarification: Fire assessment increase passes final hearing – The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners has voted to raise the fire assessment tax, a yearly fee paid by property owners that is used for firefighters’ salaries and operational costs, from [...]
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By Samantha Schuyler on August 25th, 2013 | Last updated: August 24, 2013 at 11:57 am
Only three Florida counties remain dry for liquor sales, including Lafayette County, which struggles to retain business. Suwannee County went wet in 2011, though some of its towns did not follow.
By Chris Peralta on March 25th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 4:22 pm
Saturday’s storms leave area homes without power.
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By Forrest Smith on June 29th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:48 pm
Water levels are way up on the Santa Fe River, and that’s led the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to impose some boating speed restrictions. A 32 mile stretch of the river from O’Leno State Park to where the [...]