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Hometown Hernando for Jan. 12

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Family looks for missing St. Petersburg 16-year-old girl

Family looks for missing St. Petersburg 16-year-old girl

ST. PETERSBURG ó A 16-year-old girl from St. Petersburg went missing Oct. 8 and her family has ramped up a social media campaign to find her.Nandi Rosero was last seen when her father dropped her off at Lakewood High School at about 6:30 a.m. The fam...
Updated: 14 minutes ago
Pinellasí beaches apparently escape beach erosion from Hurricane Michael

Pinellasí beaches apparently escape beach erosion from Hurricane Michael

Pinellas Countyís 35 miles of beaches appear to have emerged largely unscathed by Hurricane Michael, according to a preliminary assessment by county officials and University of South Florida experts."The impact does not seem to be too bad," Ping Wang...
Updated: 19 minutes ago
Hernando deputies: Mom charged with murder after hot-car death said she had left kids in car before

Hernando deputies: Mom charged with murder after hot-car death said she had left kids in car before

SPRING HILL — A woman who whose 9-month-old son died in a hot car outside her home this summer admitted to leaving her children unattended in cars several times before, according to court records outlining her arrest.Cami Lee Moyer, 38, faces ...
Updated: 27 minutes ago
Buccaneers AfterMath: The kicker problem and how to solve it

Buccaneers AfterMath: The kicker problem and how to solve it

On “Separation Sunday” in the NFL, it was gut-check time for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. They didn’t pass, dropping their third straight game.In a 34-29 loss to the Falcons in Atlanta, the defense struggled to get off the field on thi...
Updated: 1 hour ago
USF journal: Coby Weiss earns AAC honor

USF journal: Coby Weiss earns AAC honor

Bulls sophomore walk-on Coby Weiss, who nailed the winning 22-yard field goal Friday at Tulsa, was named American Athletic Conference co-special teams player of the week on Monday.TB Jordan Cronkrite, who recorded his fourth consecutive 100-yard game...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Pilot suffers minor injuries after plane crash in Zephyrhills

Pilot suffers minor injuries after plane crash in Zephyrhills

ZEPHYRHILLS — A pilot suffered minor injuries when their plane made a crash-landing in a field on Monday afternoon, according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office. The incident was reported at about 3:19 p.m. The pilot of a single-engine...
Updated: 1 hour ago

ArtLAB Festival highlights local artist competition, auctions for family to enjoy

The Thornhill Foundation for the Arts has partnered will multiple local nonprofits and for profits to bring the event to the Carrollwood Cultural Center.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Surveillance video shows Lakeland city commissioner shooting alleged shoplifter

Surveillance video shows Lakeland city commissioner shooting alleged shoplifter

LAKELAND ó For more than a week, details in the case of a Lakeland city commissioner who fatally shot an alleged shoplifter came mainly from police accounts. Then, on Monday, Lakeland police released surveillance video that gives the public an up-clo...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly Wrap-Up of the Tampa Social Scene

Amy Scherzer's Diary: Weekly Wrap-Up of the Tampa Social Scene

Humane Society's 'Nordic Nights,' Tampa Hispanic Heritage gala and 20 years of Dress for Success highlight week's events.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Fish Tales Seafood House in St. Peterburg closes after nearly 20 years in business

Fish Tales Seafood House in St. Peterburg closes after nearly 20 years in business

Fish Tales Seafood House in St. Petersburg has closed its doors after nearly 20 years in business, the restaurant announced on its Facebook page Monday."It is with a heavy heart that I have to write this, but write it I must," the Facebook post state...
Updated: 1 hour ago