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Man and woman shot at Kennedy Park in Brooksville - Hernando Sun
Man and woman shot at Kennedy Park in Brooksville  Hernando Sun

On Sept. 2, 2019 at approximately 12:15 a.m., Hernando County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to Kennedy Park parking lot, at the end of Kennedy ...


Posted on Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Sept. 11 memorial comes together after eight years in the making - Hernando Sun
Sept. 11 memorial comes together after eight years in the making  Hernando Sun

by SARAH NACHIN Everyone who personally witnessed the catastrophic events of September 11, 2001 or sat glued to their television sets watching as the ...


Posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:32:51 GMT



Brooksville dedicates 9/11 memorial - Tampa Bay Times
Brooksville dedicates 9/11 memorial  Tampa Bay Times

Eighteen years after the terrorist attack on New York's World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, the Brooksville Fire Department led the dedication this week of a ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Teaching our youth about Sept. 11, 2001 - Hernando Sun
Teaching our youth about Sept. 11, 2001  Hernando Sun

Never forget September 11, 2001 Sabrina Sivert Winding Waters K-8 school held a memorial event on September 11, 2019 to share with the middle school ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 20:01:40 GMT



Three children rescued by Hernando deputies while mothers are high on meth, father doesn't show up - Hernando Phoenix News
Three children rescued by Hernando deputies while mothers are high on meth, father doesn't show up  Hernando Phoenix News

Three children were removed from their mother's care after deputies found them to be in imminent danger while mother's are high on methamphetimine.


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 21:42:19 GMT



Crews investigating fatal fire in Brooksville - WFLA
Crews investigating fatal fire in Brooksville  WFLA

Hernando County and Brooksville Fire Department are currently investigating a fatal fire that broke out in Brooksville.


Posted on Sun, 11 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Commissioners grant approval for fire-rescue cadet program - Hernando Sun
Commissioners grant approval for fire-rescue cadet program  Hernando Sun

by JULIE B. MAGLIO The cadet program was discussed at the April 23, 2019 BOCC meeting under the following item: PUBLIC SAFETY DIRECTOR/FIRE CHIEF ...


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Sept. 20 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Sept. 20  Tampa Bay Times

Brooksville Blues-In Cruise-In/Historic Downtown Brooksville Arts Market: Downtown Brooksville will come alive Saturday evening with two events from 5 to 9 ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:34:00 GMT



Commission Votes 3-2 to go Forward with 1 mill Property Tax increase - Hernando Sun
Commission Votes 3-2 to go Forward with 1 mill Property Tax increase  Hernando Sun

After a contentious 4 hour meeting on September 11, 2019, The Board of County Commissioners voted 3-2 to both approve the proposed 1 mill increase and the ...


Posted on Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:49:13 GMT



A 'Hernando County embarrassment': Ex-fire chief's plea deal appalls residents, officials - Tampa Bay Times
A 'Hernando County embarrassment': Ex-fire chief's plea deal appalls residents, officials  Tampa Bay Times

In the years leading up to David Freda's 2017 arrest by Hernando County Sheriff's deputies, word circulated of tawdry goings-on in the volunteer fire department ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Sept. 6 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Sept. 6  Tampa Bay Times

Stand Up Comedy Night: An evening of comedy featuring Tampa comedians Danny Bevins and Rahn Hortman will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 7 at Silverthorn ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



House fire in the City of Brooksville claims a life - Hernando Sun
House fire in the City of Brooksville claims a life  Hernando Sun

(Brooksville, FL) at 7:14 p.m., Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) responded to a reported residential fire at 821 Twigg Street. Initial reports from neighbors ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man, 55, dies Sunday in Brooksville house fire - Tampa Bay Times
Man, 55, dies Sunday in Brooksville house fire  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — The State Fire Marshall and Hernando County Sheriff's Office are investigating the cause of a house fire that took a 55-year-old man's life on ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville Fire training six paramedics to help improve their response times - ABC Action News
Brooksville Fire training six paramedics to help improve their response times  ABC Action News

Brooksville Fire Rescue has done a complete turn around in the last year. Now, they will be able to provide residents with Advanced Life Support and faster ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



DORIAN: Sand Bag Pickup Locations in Bay Area - Bay News 9
DORIAN: Sand Bag Pickup Locations in Bay Area  Bay News 9

We'll use this page to compile a list of sand bag locations in the Bay area.


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



School district plans to request school impact fee increase - Hernando Sun
School district plans to request school impact fee increase  Hernando Sun

by KATHRYN DENTATO Hernando Sun Reporter Jim Lipsey, Manager of Planning, Design and Construction and Brian Ragan, Director of Facilities, met with ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Emotions run high after serious injury during NCT-Wiregrass game - Hernando Sun
Emotions run high after serious injury during NCT-Wiregrass game  Hernando Sun

Wesley Chapel, Fla. --- It was definitely 'Friday the 13th' on the football field! Once again, on a warm Friday evening complete with storm clouds gathering and ...


Posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2019 19:01:54 GMT



Ex-Hernando Beach volunteer fire chief escapes prison in plea deal - Tampa Bay Times
Ex-Hernando Beach volunteer fire chief escapes prison in plea deal  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — A former Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department chief pleaded no contest on Wednesday to charges that he stole tens of thousands in ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire services tax raises questions | Letters To Editor - Citrus County Chronicle
Fire services tax raises questions | Letters To Editor  Citrus County Chronicle

I have sent a version of this letter to each of the county commissioners and have yet to receive a response. I hope that the Chronicle can get some answers.


Posted on Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:03:00 GMT



Mold prompts temporary closure of fire station - Tampa Bay Times
Mold prompts temporary closure of fire station  Tampa Bay Times

SPRING HILL — Hernando County had to close Fire Rescue Station 4 on Monday when mold was found in the walls of the building at 5083 Mariner Boulevard.


Posted on Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighter, restaurant owner and several others charged with human trafficking - ABC Action News
Firefighter, restaurant owner and several others charged with human trafficking  ABC Action News

A two-year long investigation into a Human Trafficking case originating in Hernando County has resulted in the arrest of nine individuals statewide. The arrests ...


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville Fire Department to add paramedics for advanced life support - Tampa Bay Times
Brooksville Fire Department to add paramedics for advanced life support  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County and the city of Brooksville have thrown support behind a plan that finally will bring advanced life support paramedics to the ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



State attorney stands by plea deal with former chiefs of Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department - Tampa Bay Times
State attorney stands by plea deal with former chiefs of Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Minutes after the judge's final ruling on the former chiefs of the Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department, assistant state attorney Mark ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hurricane Dorian, Now Cat 3, Roars Toward Carolinas - WUFT
Hurricane Dorian, Now Cat 3, Roars Toward Carolinas  WUFT

North of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. to Edisto Beach, S.C.; North of South Santee River, S.C. to Duck, N.C.; North of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. to Savannah River.


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 17:48:01 GMT



Brooksville council holds the line on tax rate, funds Main Street program - Tampa Bay Times
Brooksville council holds the line on tax rate, funds Main Street program  Tampa Bay Times

City Council decides to keep the same tax rate, despite the increase advertised on early tax notices.


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Early Evening House Fire in Weeki Wachee Displaces Family - Hernando Sun
Early Evening House Fire in Weeki Wachee Displaces Family  Hernando Sun

(Weeki Wachee, FL) May 17, 2019 at 5:22 p.m., Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) responded to reports of a residential structure fire at 8259 Darts Street.


Posted on Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County Fire Rescue teaches fire safety to school children - Hernando Sun
Hernando County Fire Rescue teaches fire safety to school children  Hernando Sun

HCFR Engine 4 B-Shift had the opportunity to teach fire safety as well as show off their fire equipment and apparatus to 110 children at Spring Hill Christian ...


Posted on Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Late Night House Fire Claims Life of Resident - Hernando Sun
Late Night House Fire Claims Life of Resident  Hernando Sun

(Spring Hill, FL) Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) responded to a reported residential structure fire at 6444 Barclay Ave at 11:44 pm last night. Initial calls ...


Posted on Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



DORIAN: Bay Area School, Business, Facility Closures and Cancellations - Bay News 9
DORIAN: Bay Area School, Business, Facility Closures and Cancellations  Bay News 9

Hurricane Dorian is prompting municipalities, organizations, districts, agencies, and groups to shut down operations across Florida. We'll use this page to post ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mississippi deploys search and rescue teams to Florida in Hurricane Dorian response - WTOK
Mississippi deploys search and rescue teams to Florida in Hurricane Dorian response  WTOK

PEARL, Miss. (WTOK)- Mississippi has deployed search and rescue teams to assist Florida as the Sunshine State braces for impacts from Hurricane Dorian.


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two former Hernando Beach volunteer fire chiefs settle their criminal case with a plea deal - Tampa Bay Times
Two former Hernando Beach volunteer fire chiefs settle their criminal case with a plea deal  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Former Hernando Beach volunteer fire chiefs Travis Morris and David Murdock on Wednesday received pre-trial intervention in their criminal ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Last call: Clearwater Fire Rescue makes final radio call for arson dog Quincy - WFLA
Last call: Clearwater Fire Rescue makes final radio call for arson dog Quincy  WFLA

Quincy was an arson dog for the department for six years before retiring last year due to serious health issues.


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City Council members consider changes to fire assessment methodology - Hernando Sun
City Council members consider changes to fire assessment methodology  Hernando Sun

by KATHRYN DENTATO. Brooksville city council received an update on their fire assessment methodology on June 3, 2019, presented by Chris Roe from the ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



One fire fee or two in Brooksville? Which you prefer depends on where you live - Tampa Bay Times
One fire fee or two in Brooksville? Which you prefer depends on where you live  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — The Brooksville City Council is grappling with a change in its annual assessments, trying to find a more equitable way for residents to pay for ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville Fire Rescue Stays in Brooksville - Hernando Sun
Brooksville Fire Rescue Stays in Brooksville  Hernando Sun

At the regular Brooksville City Council Meeting on June 18, 2018, after several months of discussion over the fate of Brooksville Fire Rescue, the Brooksville City ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



HCFR Alert: Relocation of Fire Engine from City of Brooksville to Spring Hill Station 5 - Hernando Sun
HCFR Alert: Relocation of Fire Engine from City of Brooksville to Spring Hill Station 5  Hernando Sun

(Brooksville, FL) Effective today June 8, 2018, Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) will be relocating HCFR Engine 10 from the city of Brooksville, where it ...


Posted on Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Converted School Bus to be Used in Emergencies - Bay News 9
Converted School Bus to be Used in Emergencies  Bay News 9

Hernando County will soon have another school bus on its streets, but this one won't be carrying students.


Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County firefighters replace stolen Marine statue - WFLA
Hernando County firefighters replace stolen Marine statue  WFLA

SPRING HILL, Fla. (WFLA) – Ten Hernando County firefighters spent their day off trying to bring joy to an 88-year-old Marine. They pressure washed, cut weeds ...


Posted on Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Detectives Investigate Drowning in Gulf of Mexico - Hernando Sun
Detectives Investigate Drowning in Gulf of Mexico  Hernando Sun

Detectives Investigate Drowning in Gulf of Mexico On 06-26-19 just before 11:30 a.m., Hernando County deputies were dispatched to Zebrafinch Avenue in ...


Posted on Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville fire department future in question on heels of decision to dissolve police department - ABC Action News
Brooksville fire department future in question on heels of decision to dissolve police department  ABC Action News

The city of Brooksville voted to likely disband their police department, now the future of the fire department is on the line.


Posted on Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Hernando County BOCC to Consolidate Fire Fee Structure Eliminating a 0.5 mil Tax - Hernando Sun
Hernando County BOCC to Consolidate Fire Fee Structure Eliminating a 0.5 mil Tax  Hernando Sun

The Hernando County Board of County Commissioners is considering eliminating a fire protection ad valorem tax and modifying the current fire protection ...


Posted on Sun, 27 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville City Council abandons idea of closing fire department - Tampabay.com
Brooksville City Council abandons idea of closing fire department  Tampabay.com

The Brooksville Fire Department station at 85 Veterans Ave. After months of discussion Monday night, the Brooksville City Council abandoned the idea of closing ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville votes to keep fire department - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Brooksville votes to keep fire department  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

After more than two hours of debate, the Brooksville City Council voted to keep the city's fire department.


Posted on Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



1 person treated after Hernando fire; 3 dogs rescued from mobile home - Tampa Bay Times
1 person treated after Hernando fire; 3 dogs rescued from mobile home  Tampa Bay Times

SPRING HILL. two people escape house fire, three dogs rescued. A fire at a mobile home early Sunday forced one resident to undergo treatment at the hospital, ...


Posted on Sun, 28 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



'He will be dearly missed': Hernando Co. firefighter, paramedic dies on the job - WTSP 10 News
'He will be dearly missed': Hernando Co. firefighter, paramedic dies on the job  WTSP 10 News

HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. -- The Hernando County Fire Rescue announced the passing of one of their long-term firefighters and paramedics Tuesday.


Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Boy Scout Reserve structure fire under investigation - Hernando Sun
Boy Scout Reserve structure fire under investigation  Hernando Sun

Date of incident: December 5, 2018 Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) units were dispatched to Sand Hill Scout Reservation located at 11210 Cortez Blvd ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Editorial: Stop going easy on Florida's corrupt public officials - Tampa Bay Times
Editorial: Stop going easy on Florida's corrupt public officials  Tampa Bay Times

Blatant public corruption has once again culminated in the lightest of wrist slaps. This time the travesty is in Hernando County, where three fire chiefs engaged in ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County commish votes to shut down volunteer fire department amid mounting criticism - ABC Action News
Hernando County commish votes to shut down volunteer fire department amid mounting criticism  ABC Action News

Hernando County officials voted to shut down a volunteer fire department after calls for *service* reportedly went unanswered.


Posted on Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT



County pulls plug on Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department - Tampabay.com
County pulls plug on Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — When it came time this week for county commissioners to decide whether to shut down the Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department, ...


Posted on Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT



Fired Brooksville fire captain must wait awhile longer for check from the city - Tampa Bay Times
Fired Brooksville fire captain must wait awhile longer for check from the city  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — More than two years after a Brooksville fire department captain was fired for breaking her boss' rule — a rule that violated directives from the ...


Posted on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Three former chiefs arrested in investigation of Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department - Tampabay.com
Three former chiefs arrested in investigation of Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — Three former chiefs of the defunct Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department, including current Brooksville Chief David Freda, were ...


Posted on Sat, 30 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County residents to pay flat fee next year for fire service - Tampabay.com
Hernando County residents to pay flat fee next year for fire service  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — Hernando County will charge fire *service* fees differently in the next fiscal year after a unanimous vote of the County Commission on Tuesday.


Posted on Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fired Brooksville fire captain finally gets her settlement - Tampa Bay Times
Fired Brooksville fire captain finally gets her settlement  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — An emotional Hillary Sanford received pay and benefits last week that were more than two years overdue when the Brooksville City Council ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County Commission fires top administrator - Tampa Bay Times
Hernando County Commission fires top administrator  Tampa Bay Times

Len Sossamon had been administrator for nearly seven years. Comissioners focused on the county's budget problems.


Posted on Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Hernando and Pasco Briefs for Oct. 26 - Tampa Bay Times
Hernando and Pasco Briefs for Oct. 26  Tampa Bay Times

HERNANDO COUNTY. COUNTYWIDE. Seats available on airport board. The Hernando County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications from ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Destroys a Mobile Home, Several Vehicles and Several Utility Sheds in Rural Hernando County. - Hernando Sun
Fire Destroys a Mobile Home, Several Vehicles and Several Utility Sheds in Rural Hernando County.  Hernando Sun

(Brooksville, FL) Feb. 25, 2018 at 4:23 p.m., Hernando County Fire Rescue(HCFR) received reports of a brush fire at 4370 Neff Lake Rd, a rural area of ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Mar 2018 05:33:13 GMT



Brooksville Council to hire fire chief, keep talking about county fire service takeover - Tampabay.com
Brooksville Council to hire fire chief, keep talking about county fire service takeover  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — The City Council isn't sure whether to keep its fire department, but decided earlier this month to hire an interim fire chief to replace David ...


Posted on Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



What matters at the County Commission Meeting? 07.30.2019 - Hernando Sun
What matters at the County Commission Meeting? 07.30.2019  Hernando Sun

Grants Matter State grant for building department generator Through this program, Hernando County will purchase and install a generator at the Building ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State budget: Hernando County school appropriations perish as airport projects survive DeSantis' veto pen - Tampa Bay Times
State budget: Hernando County school appropriations perish as airport projects survive DeSantis' veto pen  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Gov. Ron DeSantis wielded his budget veto pen Friday and cut two million-dollar school projects in Hernando County from the state ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters extinguish fire at Explorer K-8 - Hernando Sun
Firefighters extinguish fire at Explorer K-8  Hernando Sun

UPDATE: (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Fire Rescue and Hernando Schools continue to work together in response to a fire that occurred at Explorer K-8.


Posted on Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Amid reports of fraud and misconduct at the fire station, commissioner stood by Hernando Beach chiefs - Tampabay.com
Amid reports of fraud and misconduct at the fire station, commissioner stood by Hernando Beach chiefs  Tampabay.com

Former Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department Chief David Freda is congratulated by Hernando County Commissioner Wayne Dukes for winning the ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters battle flames at Brooksville lumber yard - WFLA
Firefighters battle flames at Brooksville lumber yard  WFLA

The Brooksville Fire Department spent hours at the scene of a large fire at a lumber yard overnight.


Posted on Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Airport Projects in Hernando Funded - Bay News 9
Airport Projects in Hernando Funded  Bay News 9

HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. — With Gov. Ron DeSantis signing off on Florida's budget last week, two major Hernando County expansion projects, both at the ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hoods 4 Heroes - Hernando Sun
Hoods 4 Heroes  Hernando Sun

As our society advances in regards to the production of manufactured goods and materials, so advances the threat of cancer in our world. Nowhere does this ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County residents could see higher taxes and fees, cut to services and employees - Tampa Bay Times
Hernando County residents could see higher taxes and fees, cut to services and employees  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE -- After a two-hour-long exercise with a new budgeting software program on Tuesday, Hernando County commissioners still faced the same ...


Posted on Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Commissioners at Odds After Hernando County Administrator Fired - Bay News 9
Commissioners at Odds After Hernando County Administrator Fired  Bay News 9

Hernando County commissioners are responding after voting to fire the county administrator at their meeting on Tuesday.


Posted on Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Two runs to remember 9/11 - Hernando Sun
Two runs to remember 9/11  Hernando Sun

The Hernando County YMCA held their 17th annual event to honor the lives lost on Sept. 11, many of them first responders.


Posted on Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



March 26, 2019 Hernando BOCC run down - Hernando Sun
March 26, 2019 Hernando BOCC run down  Hernando Sun

by LISA MACNEIL Hernando Sun Reporter CITIZENS' COMMENTS Bill Loomis continued a discussion of previous concerns regarding a frontage road in Ridge ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dogs rescued from hot car in Hernando County - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Dogs rescued from hot car in Hernando County  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

BROOKSVILE, Fla. (FOX 13) - Two dogs are recovering after being rescued from a hot car. The Hernando County Sheriff's Office says their owner left them in his ...


Posted on Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hoods for Heroes: Mother Helps to Protect Firefighters from Cancer - Bay News 9
Hoods for Heroes: Mother Helps to Protect Firefighters from Cancer  Bay News 9

A Brooksville mother raised money to protect her son and all other firefighters from cancer exposure, by getting them new hoods.


Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Arrests bring more scrutiny, criticism of defunct Hernando Beach Fire Department - Tampabay.com
Arrests bring more scrutiny, criticism of defunct Hernando Beach Fire Department  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — For years, there have been rumors and anonymous complaints about bad behavior by the leadership of the Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Beginning Tuesday, new day for fire-rescue in Hernando County - Tampabay.com
Beginning Tuesday, new day for fire-rescue in Hernando County  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — When the sun rises Tuesday in Hernando County, an important change will kick in — one that few people likely will notice. The change may ...


Posted on Fri, 27 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT



Residential Fire in Vacant Spring Hill Home - Hernando Sun
Residential Fire in Vacant Spring Hill Home  Hernando Sun

Hernando County Fire Rescue. (Spring Hill, FL) at 4:15pm Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) was dispatched for a reported residential fire at 2448 Dothan ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:12:31 GMT



Pinellas Firefighter, Pasco Man Charged In Human Trafficking Bust - Patch.com
Pinellas Firefighter, Pasco Man Charged In Human Trafficking Bust  Patch.com

9 Arrested in Human Trafficking Bust - Lutz, FL - A Wesley Chapel man and an East Lake firefighter are among those arrested following a human trafficking ...


Posted on Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ten arrested on human trafficking charges - Hernando Sun
Ten arrested on human trafficking charges  Hernando Sun

by LISA MCNEIL HERNANDO SUN REPORTER Sheriff Al Nienhuis was the first to speak at the press conference held on Friday, May 17, 2019. He said ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Vacant Home Destroyed by Fire in Early Morning Blaze. - Hernando Sun
Vacant Home Destroyed by Fire in Early Morning Blaze.  Hernando Sun

(Nobleton, FL) On Thursday, July 26 at 7:44 a.m., Hernando County Fire Rescue (HCFR) responded to reports of a residential structure fire at 29070 Forbes ...


Posted on Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



County Administrator contract terminated - Hernando Sun
County Administrator contract terminated  Hernando Sun

JAN. 29, 2019- REGULAR HERNANDO BOCC MEETING- Before the Hernando County Commission began their discussion of the agenda item listed as: ...


Posted on Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



DeWitt: Time to break with tradition, and the Brooksville Fire Department - Tampabay.com
DeWitt: Time to break with tradition, and the Brooksville Fire Department  Tampabay.com

Even more than most small towns, Brooksville loves its Fire Department. The city was plagued by arsonists in its early years, and the volunteers who formed the ...


Posted on Wed, 05 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT



Volunteer fire department in Hernando shuts down due to lack of trained firefighters - Tampabay.com
Volunteer fire department in Hernando shuts down due to lack of trained firefighters  Tampabay.com

BROOKSVILLE — The High Point Volunteer Fire Department has taken itself out of *service* due to a shortage of volunteers with adequate medical training and ...


Posted on Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT



Fire leads to explosions at business center in Pasco County - WTSP.com
Fire leads to explosions at business center in Pasco County  WTSP.com

DADE CITY, Fla. — Late Friday, Pasco County Fire Rescue personnel were still at the scene of a two-alarm fire at the Bon Metals LLC business center and ...


Posted on Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting June 28 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting June 28  Tampa Bay Times

Specialty/Hobbies. Catians comic book signing: Writer Cortney Cameron will be at US 41 Books to discuss and sign the first issue of her new indie comic series, ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mass Casualty Training Exercise Announcement - Hernando Sun
Mass Casualty Training Exercise Announcement  Hernando Sun

Date: May 31, 2019 Hernando County's First Responders, in cooperation with the Hernando County School District and the Hernando County Department of ...


Posted on Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dorian: Cancellations, closures, resources - WOKV
Dorian: Cancellations, closures, resources  WOKV

WOKV will continue updating this list of cancellations, closures/openings, and resources for you in connection to Dorian as new information comes in. This list ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Nov. 5, 2018 Hernando BOCC Run Down - Hernando Sun
Nov. 5, 2018 Hernando BOCC Run Down  Hernando Sun

CORRESPONDENCE TO NOTE 1. Correspondence From Various Customers Expressing Appreciation for Services Provided by Utilities Department Staff ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Elderly Woman Airlifted After Dog Attack and UPDATE - Hernando Sun
Elderly Woman Airlifted After Dog Attack and UPDATE  Hernando Sun

UPDATE A Brooksville woman attacked early Monday morning by three pit bulls remains hospitalized at a local trauma center. The woman, who is not being ...


Posted on Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Commissioners delve into several topics at planning workshop - Hernando Sun
Commissioners delve into several topics at planning workshop  Hernando Sun

By LISA MACNEIL At the regular meeting of February 12, 2019, the Board of County Commissioners decided to hold regular planning meetings to discuss ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brooksville City Council attacks long list of infrastructure needs - Tampa Bay Times
Brooksville City Council attacks long list of infrastructure needs  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Brooksville City Council members wrestled last year with a fiscal crunch so bad that they disbanded their police department. Meanwhile, a ...


Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Deputies arrest attempted murder suspect in Marion County - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Deputies arrest attempted murder suspect in Marion County  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Hernando County deputies said an attempted murder suspect has been taken into custody in Marion County.


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando County budget solutions may include tax increases and pay freezes - Tampa Bay Times
Hernando County budget solutions may include tax increases and pay freezes  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — Facing a $10 million budget hole and the possibility of having to borrow money this year, Hernando County commissioners floated ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Dogs chew through door, attack elderly woman in Brooksville - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Dogs chew through door, attack elderly woman in Brooksville  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (FOX 13) - The owner of three dogs who chewed through a door and attacked an elderly woman publicly apologized Monday for what ...


Posted on Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Matters at the Brooksville Special Meeting 07.26.2019 - Hernando Sun
Matters at the Brooksville Special Meeting 07.26.2019  Hernando Sun

Money MATTERS Revenue Projection for 2020 City Manager Mark Kutney said the review process is ongoing and there are some changes and additions that ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Shooting - 813 Twigg Street - Hernando Sun
Shooting - 813 Twigg Street  Hernando Sun

On 01-03-19 just after 11 a.m., Hernando County Sheriff's deputies and Hernando County Fire Rescue were dispatched to a reported Shooting at 813 Twigg ...


Posted on Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



$1.2 million for Hernando Beach Fire Station renovation - Hernando Sun
$1.2 million for Hernando Beach Fire Station renovation  Hernando Sun

The Hernando Beach Fire Rescue Station #6 will be receiving a $1.2 million construction grant from the state for a renovation project. The grant is a result of ...


Posted on Tue, 15 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Sarasota mansion heavily damaged in fire - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Sarasota mansion heavily damaged in fire  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Dozens of firefighters battled a blaze at a large waterfront home in Sarasota early Saturday morning.


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting May 24 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting May 24  Tampa Bay Times

Festivals. Sunflower Maze @ Sweetfields Farm: This season's sunflower maze is on a 6-acre, lush field, open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays ...


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando deputies say man set ex-girlfriend's house on fire after she refused to get back with him - WTSP.com
Hernando deputies say man set ex-girlfriend's house on fire after she refused to get back with him  WTSP.com

SPRING HILL, Fla. -- A man faces attempted 10 counts of first-degree murder charges after being accused of setting his ex-girlfriend's home on fire.


Posted on Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Zephyrhills Fire Department to close. Pasco County Fire Rescue will serve the city. - Tampa Bay Times
Zephyrhills Fire Department to close. Pasco County Fire Rescue will serve the city.  Tampa Bay Times

ZEPHYRHILLS — The Zephyrhills Fire Department will cease operations, possibly by the end of the year, in a merger with Pasco County Fire Rescue, pending ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Arrested for Shooting Girlfriend in the Back - Hernando Sun
Man Arrested for Shooting Girlfriend in the Back  Hernando Sun

On 05-08-19 at approximately 6:11 a.m., operators in the Hernando County Sheriff's Office Emergency Communications Center received a 9-1-1 hang-Up call.


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Hernando Deputy Saves Life with Narcan - TB Reporter
Hernando Deputy Saves Life with Narcan  TB Reporter

Narcan® nasal spray is used to reverse an opioid overdose.


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



State lawmakers hear wish lists from Hernando officials. - Tampa Bay Times
State lawmakers hear wish lists from Hernando officials.  Tampa Bay Times

BROOKSVILLE — One by one, they brought their wish lists forward as part of a holiday season tradition. In this case, it wasn't youngsters seeking the good ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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