Pasco Area News


09/13/2019 02:01 PM
Pasco County firefighter's infant daughter critically injured after multi-vehicle crash - ABC Action News
Pasco County firefighter's infant daughter critically injured after multi-vehicle crash  ABC Action News

KEYSTONE, Fla. — The infant daughter of a Pasco County firefighter is fighting for her life in the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash on Friday. The Hillsborough ...



09/15/2019 04:43 AM
Pasco news briefs for Sept. 20 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco news briefs for Sept. 20  Tampa Bay Times

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay has scheduled orientation for those interested in becoming mentors. The orientations will provide prospective adult ...



09/15/2019 04:21 AM
Pasco business digest for Sept. 20 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco business digest for Sept. 20  Tampa Bay Times

EDC AWARD WINNERS: The Pasco Economic Development Council distributed seven awards at its 33rd-annual Awards and Trade Show. The 2019 Pasco ...



09/13/2019 10:13 AM
Pedestrian hit at Pasco County intersection, fire rescue crew says - WFLA
Pedestrian hit at Pasco County intersection, fire rescue crew says  WFLA

Pasco County Fire Rescue is currently on the scene of a pedestrian-related accident.



09/14/2019 01:25 PM
‘We need a lot of prayers’: Pasco firefighter, wife, infant daughter severely injured in crash - WFLA
‘We need a lot of prayers’: Pasco firefighter, wife, infant daughter severely injured in crash  WFLA

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pasco County Fire Rescue is asking for prayers after a firefighter, his wife and their infant daughter suffered severe ...



08/29/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County in local state of emergency due to Hurricane Dorian - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County in local state of emergency due to Hurricane Dorian  Tampa Bay Times

The Pasco County commission has declared a local state of emergency Thursday morning due to Hurricane Dorian approaching Florida. As of 9 a.m. Thursday, ...



08/21/2019 02:00 AM
'Hero' neighbor shoots, kills domestic violence suspect in Pasco County, deputies say - ABC Action News
'Hero' neighbor shoots, kills domestic violence suspect in Pasco County, deputies say  ABC Action News

A Pasco County neighbor is hailed as a hero after deputies say he shot and killed an armed domestic violence suspect and helped free the victim's children from ...



08/21/2019 02:00 AM
University of South Florida team maps Pasco County depressions - ABC Action News
University of South Florida team maps Pasco County depressions  ABC Action News

After more than a dozen holes opened up in the ground of a Pasco County community, officials with the University of South Florida are learning more about ...



09/09/2019 11:34 AM
Pasco County letters to the editor for Sept. 13 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County letters to the editor for Sept. 13  Tampa Bay Times

The League of Women Voters of Hillsborough County is encouraging residents of Pasco County to Go Solar in 2019. Our League's Pasco Unit is co-sponsoring ...



08/30/2019 02:00 AM
Latest on Hurricane Dorian preparations for Pasco County - Tampa Bay Times
Latest on Hurricane Dorian preparations for Pasco County  Tampa Bay Times

The Pasco County School District announced Friday afternoon that all of its schools, PLACE childcare programs and Beyond-the-Bell after-school programs will ...



09/09/2019 05:00 PM
Four suspects on the loose after breaking into Pasco condo - ABC Action News
Four suspects on the loose after breaking into Pasco condo  ABC Action News

ODESSA, Fla. -- Pasco County detectives are looking for four men caught on camera breaking into an Odessa family's condo. "The video is unbelievable," said ...



08/28/2019 02:00 AM
Hurricane Dorian information: Pasco County - Story | FOX 13 Tampa Bay - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Hurricane Dorian information: Pasco County - Story | FOX 13 Tampa Bay  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Ongoing updates from Pasco County as Hurricane Dorian impacts Florida.



09/13/2019 06:22 PM
Rollover crash in Pasco, all lanes of U.S. 301 near Christian Road shutdown - WFLA
Rollover crash in Pasco, all lanes of U.S. 301 near Christian Road shutdown  WFLA

DADE CITY, Fla. (WFLA) – A rollover crash has shut down all lanes of U.S. 301 near Christian Road. According to Pasco County Fire Rescue, multiple people ...



08/20/2019 02:00 AM
Several additional holes open up in Pasco County neighborhood; bringing total up to 36 - ABC Action News
Several additional holes open up in Pasco County neighborhood; bringing total up to 36  ABC Action News

A Pasco County community remains on edge as several holes open up in the area around their homes, bringing the total number of depressions up to 36.



08/19/2019 02:00 AM
More than a dozen depressions open up in Pasco community, sparking concerns for residents - ABC Action News
More than a dozen depressions open up in Pasco community, sparking concerns for residents  ABC Action News

More than a dozen holes have opened up in the ground of a Pasco County community. According to the county, multiple depressions were assessed in ...



08/23/2019 02:00 AM
Driver wanted after hitting, seriously injuring 4-year-old let off at wrong bus stop in Pasco County - ABC Action News
Driver wanted after hitting, seriously injuring 4-year-old let off at wrong bus stop in Pasco County  ABC Action News

Florida Highway Patrol Troopers are still searching for the person who hit a 4-year-old boy on Thursday after he was let off at the wrong bus stop after school in ...



09/09/2019 06:30 AM
Pasco girl, 5, dozes off on school bus, wakes up in garage - WFLA
Pasco girl, 5, dozes off on school bus, wakes up in garage  WFLA

A Pasco County mother is turning to 8 On Your Side Investigates for accountability after her 5-year-old dozes off on a school bus and wakes up at the bus ...



08/20/2019 02:00 AM
There's a massive cave system under Florida. This diver helped to map it out. - WTSP.com
There's a massive cave system under Florida. This diver helped to map it out.  WTSP.com

Brice McMinn was part of the team that helped map a cave system under Pasco County in the early 2000s.



09/05/2019 02:00 AM
Port Richey man knocked out of his shoes, dies after being struck by SUV - WFLA
Port Richey man knocked out of his shoes, dies after being struck by SUV  WFLA

The northbound lanes of U.S. 19 are shut down at the scene of the accident.



09/10/2019 12:25 PM
Week 4 Pasco picks | Sports - Suncoast News
Week 4 Pasco picks | Sports  Suncoast News

The regular season for high school football in the state of Florida avoided Hurricane Dorian last week and all Pasco County prep football teams will be in action ...



08/30/2019 02:00 AM
LIST: Tampa Bay counties issue state of emergency - WFLA
LIST: Tampa Bay counties issue state of emergency  WFLA

Florida state of emergency: Hillsborough County, Pinellas County, Polk County, Pasco County, Hernando County, Citrus County, Manatee County, Sarasota ...



08/19/2019 02:00 AM
16 Depressions Open in Pasco Community - Bay News 9
16 Depressions Open in Pasco Community  Bay News 9

HUDSON, FL – Sixteen depressions opened in the Beacon Woods community during the past week, according to Pasco County's emergency management ...



08/28/2019 02:00 AM
Unverified report of vague threat causes 'controlled campus' at Pasco school - ABC Action News
Unverified report of vague threat causes 'controlled campus' at Pasco school  ABC Action News

An unverified report of a vague threat has a Pasco County school on a controlled campus.



08/29/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco prepares for Dorian | News - Suncoast News
Pasco prepares for Dorian | News  Suncoast News

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County officials believe Hurricane Dorian could dump up to 10 more inches of rain onto a county already saturated above normal ...



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
Officials Now Say 36 Depressions Have Opened in Pasco County - Bay News 9
Officials Now Say 36 Depressions Have Opened in Pasco County  Bay News 9

A total of 36 depressions have now opened since August 13 in a Pasco County community.



09/04/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco Man Accused Of Holding Woman Captive, Beating Her For Week - New Port Richey, FL Patch
Pasco Man Accused Of Holding Woman Captive, Beating Her For Week  New Port Richey, FL Patch

Pasco Man Accused Of Holding Woman Captive - New Port Richey, FL - Pasco County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a 39-year-old Holiday man after they say ...



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
More Ground Depressions And A Road Closure In Pasco - WUSF News
More Ground Depressions And A Road Closure In Pasco  WUSF News

There are now 36 ground depressions in the Lakeside Woodlands Community in Pasco County -- that's up from 20 holes on Tuesday.



09/04/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County school district cracking down on fights at Fivay High school - ABC Action News
Pasco County school district cracking down on fights at Fivay High school  ABC Action News

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — Parents of students at Fivay High school say they are concerned about their kids' safety with fights breaking out during the day.



09/10/2019 01:14 PM
Armed gunmen steal over $50,000 worth of personal items from apartment in Pasco Co. - WFLA
Armed gunmen steal over $50,000 worth of personal items from apartment in Pasco Co.  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pasco County deputies are on the hunt for four suspects who broke into an apartment and stole over $50,000 worth of personal ...



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
Florida man threatens man with machete for not flushing toilet, Pasco deputies say - WFLA
Florida man threatens man with machete for not flushing toilet, Pasco deputies say  WFLA

Pasco man threatened a man with a machete when he did not flush the toilet.



09/09/2019 03:39 PM
5-year-old Florida girl dozes off on school bus, wakes up in garage - CBS17.com
5-year-old Florida girl dozes off on school bus, wakes up in garage  CBS17.com

The girl's mother said the 5-year-old is ordinarily rambunctious but always falls asleep in moving vehicles.



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Aug. 30 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Aug. 30  Tampa Bay Times

Saturday in the Square: This large block party will take place in downtown Zephyrhills from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 31. Main Street Zephyrhills hosts this free event that ...



09/09/2019 01:59 PM
Construction begins on Starkey Ranch K-8 school | News - Suncoast News
Construction begins on Starkey Ranch K-8 school | News  Suncoast News

ODESSA — As was, perhaps appropriate, a group of children were part of the groundbreaking for the Starkey Ranch K-8.



08/25/2019 02:00 AM
Troopers: Man, 74, dead in three-car Pasco crash - Tampa Bay Times
Troopers: Man, 74, dead in three-car Pasco crash  Tampa Bay Times

The vehicle he was riding in traveled into the path of another at Trinity Boulevard and State Road 54.



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
‘They’re a coward, they’re an animal’: Boy, 4, dragged down street in Pasco hit-and-run - WFLA
‘They’re a coward, they’re an animal’: Boy, 4, dragged down street in Pasco hit-and-run  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY (WFLA) – Four-year-old Joseph Soto was just getting off the school bus in his Holiday neighborhood when a pick-up truck hit him, dragged ...



09/13/2019 10:28 AM
‘Love the new look!’ Watch a Florida K9 take a walk in his new shoes - Miami Herald
‘Love the new look!’ Watch a Florida K9 take a walk in his new shoes  Miami Herald

The K9s at the Pasco County Sheriff's Office recently got a new spring in their step. The dogs recently began wearing the shoes as part of their duty equipment to ...



09/11/2019 07:11 AM
Florida K9 shows off his new sneakers - WTVC
Florida K9 shows off his new sneakers  WTVC

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (STORYFUL) - A police dog took his new sneakers out for a test run in Pasco County, Florida. A police dog took his new sneakers out for ...



09/02/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco Schools’ theater series kicks off with the Florida Orchestra - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco Schools’ theater series kicks off with the Florida Orchestra  Tampa Bay Times

The 2019-2020 season starts with a visit from the Florida Orchestra. Tickets are on sale now.



08/30/2019 02:00 AM
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 ...



08/19/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs for Aug. 23 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for Aug. 23  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. AARP offers driving course for seniors. The AARP Smart Driver Course will be offered at the following locations in September. The course is open ...



08/27/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco elementary school put on alert due to suspicious person - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco elementary school put on alert due to suspicious person  Tampa Bay Times

WESLEY CHAPEL — New River Elementary School was placed on alert and students were brought inside classrooms as a precaution because of reports about ...



08/23/2019 02:00 AM
Boy, 4, struck by pickup truck in hit-and-run crash in Pasco County - Tampa Bay Times
Boy, 4, struck by pickup truck in hit-and-run crash in Pasco County  Tampa Bay Times

The child was flown to Tampa General Hospital. The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for the driver who fled.



08/29/2019 02:00 AM
Rollover crash shuts down portion of State Road 54 in Pasco County - WFLA
Rollover crash shuts down portion of State Road 54 in Pasco County  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A rollover crash has closed a portion of State Road 54 in Pasco County. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash ...



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
Florida Man, Niece Choke, Rob Uber Eats Driver Who Crashed Car: Police - Newsweek
Florida Man, Niece Choke, Rob Uber Eats Driver Who Crashed Car: Police  Newsweek

Glenn Antonietti and his niece Lisa Antonietti are accused of stealing the driver's Xanex after he was involved in accident.



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco man arrested for making child sit on toilet for 5 hours, spanking him during potty training - ABC Action News
Pasco man arrested for making child sit on toilet for 5 hours, spanking him during potty training  ABC Action News

A Pasco County man was arrested for child abuse after allegedly making a 4-year-old sit on the toilet for about five hours, and spanking him every hour during ...



09/11/2019 08:24 PM
Florida woman bites, hits man with light bulb for taking her broomstick, deputies say - WKYT
Florida woman bites, hits man with light bulb for taking her broomstick, deputies say  WKYT

Kimberly Ruth Mann faces a domestic battery charge for allegedly biting a man and hitting him with a lightbulb after he took her broomstick, deputies said.



08/17/2019 02:00 AM
Bay Area Residents Dealing With Flooded Streets After Rain - Bay News 9
Bay Area Residents Dealing With Flooded Streets After Rain  Bay News 9

A Pasco County neighborhood is finally seeing some flooding relief now that crews have pumped out some of the water.



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
7-year-old hit, seriously injured by truck in Holiday hit-and-run - WFLA
7-year-old hit, seriously injured by truck in Holiday hit-and-run  WFLA

Florida Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a crash that left a child seriously injured in Pasco County.



08/27/2019 02:00 AM
Someone needs to watch Florida’s dwindling scallop population. Enter the ‘scallop sitters’ - Tampa Bay Times
Someone needs to watch Florida’s dwindling scallop population. Enter the ‘scallop sitters’  Tampa Bay Times

A new Hernando County-based program will have volunteers shepherd caged groups of the shellfish from Pasco through Citrus counties.



09/05/2019 02:00 AM
Florida education news: Diversity, contract talks, teacher shortage and more - Tampa Bay Times
Florida education news: Diversity, contract talks, teacher shortage and more  Tampa Bay Times

SEEKING DIVERSITY: A Pinellas County private school plans a three-day college fair aimed at helping black teens throughout the Tampa Bay area connect with ...



08/27/2019 02:00 AM
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.



08/24/2019 02:00 AM
Deputies, FBI investigating death of diver in Gulf - WFLA
Deputies, FBI investigating death of diver in Gulf  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – The Pasco County Sheriff's Office Maritime Operations Detachment is helping the FBI investigate the death of a diver in Gulf ...



09/10/2019 03:01 PM
Florida’s hep A cases still rising, Tampa Bay counties largely to blame - WFLA
Florida’s hep A cases still rising, Tampa Bay counties largely to blame  WFLA

New information from the Florida Department of Health is showing the major role some Bay area counties have in Florida's hepatitis A outbreak.



08/23/2019 02:00 AM
Caves Beneath Pasco Community a Well-Known Feature to Some - Bay News 9
Caves Beneath Pasco Community a Well-Known Feature to Some  Bay News 9

Divers have been exploring the cave system beneath the Beacon Woods community for decades.



08/16/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco Uber Eats driver who claimed she was held against her will lied , deputies say - ABC Action News
Pasco Uber Eats driver who claimed she was held against her will lied , deputies say  ABC Action News

An Uber Eats driver in Pasco County who claimed a man held her against her will and threatened her with a gun was lying, deputies say. She said a man ...



08/13/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County Sheriff's victim-advocate supervisor named first state Civilian of the Year - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County Sheriff's victim-advocate supervisor named first state Civilian of the Year  Tampa Bay Times

NEW PORT RICHEY — Gina Youmans remembers one of her interview questions when she applied to be a Pasco County Sheriff's Office victim advocate in ...



09/11/2019 10:36 AM
Impact Florida, school superintendents launch 'Districts for Impact' - Florida Politics
Impact Florida, school superintendents launch 'Districts for Impact'  Florida Politics

Education nonprofit Impact Florida and the Florida Association of District School Superintendents are launching an initiative that will help educators across the ...



08/28/2019 02:00 AM
YouTubers with 1.1 million followers create security, privacy concerns for Pasco schools - Tampa Bay Times
YouTubers with 1.1 million followers create security, privacy concerns for Pasco schools  Tampa Bay Times

The district is taking steps to stop unauthorized video recording in schools, amid parent and student complaints.



09/08/2019 10:35 AM
Passenger Dead, Driver Serious After U.S. 301 Crash - TB Reporter
Passenger Dead, Driver Serious After U.S. 301 Crash  TB Reporter

PASCO COUNTY – A Zephyrhills man died of injuries he suffered in a single-vehicle crash this morning (Sept. 8) on U.S. 301, the Florida Highway Patrol said.



09/12/2019 09:17 AM
High Level Of Fecal Matter Found In Water Of Gulf Harbors Beach - New Port Richey, FL Patch
High Level Of Fecal Matter Found In Water Of Gulf Harbors Beach  New Port Richey, FL Patch

Advisory Issued For Gulf Harbors Beach - New Port Richey, FL - A water quality advisory for Gulf Harbors Beach was issued after sampling indicated a high level ...



09/13/2019 04:00 AM
In need of an upgrade, Moffitt Cancer Center seeks millions more from state cigarette tax - Tampa Bay Times
In need of an upgrade, Moffitt Cancer Center seeks millions more from state cigarette tax  Tampa Bay Times

Florida lawmakers are the key to unlocking the money, which would pay for more hospital beds and research space.



09/10/2019 06:23 AM
Man’s body found in Dade City retention pond - WFLA
Man’s body found in Dade City retention pond  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Authorities have recovered the body of a 53-year-old man in a Dade City retention pond. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office said ...



09/13/2019 01:16 PM
Fla. County Tourist Tax Must Be Paid Directly To Collector - Law360
Fla. County Tourist Tax Must Be Paid Directly To Collector  Law360

The Pasco County, Florida, tourist development tax must be paid directly to the county tax collector starting Nov. 1, the state Department of Revenue said Friday ...



09/01/2019 02:00 AM
Hurricane Dorian closings and cancellations - ABC Action News
Hurricane Dorian closings and cancellations  ABC Action News

Here is a list of the closings and cancellations we know of, so far, caused by Hurricane Dorian.



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco couple left child at home for 8 hours to drink at bar, deputies say - WFLA
Pasco couple left child at home for 8 hours to drink at bar, deputies say  WFLA

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A Holiday man and a woman are accused of leaving a 5-year-old child at home for eight hours while they drank at a bar before ...



08/21/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco Sheriff: 1 Dead After Neighbor Intervenes in Domestic Violence Act - Bay News 9
Pasco Sheriff: 1 Dead After Neighbor Intervenes in Domestic Violence Act  Bay News 9

Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco called the neighbor who intervened and ended up shooting and killing the assailant a "hero."



09/13/2019 09:49 AM
Florida K9 takes a walk in new shoes - Miami Herald
Florida K9 takes a walk in new shoes  Miami Herald

Yager, a Pasco County Sheriff's Office K9, recently got a new spring in his step. PCSO K9s recently began wearing shoes as part of their duty equipment to ...



09/13/2019 11:32 AM
Scream-A-Geddon, Lightning Launch parties: 10 things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay - WTSP.com
Scream-A-Geddon, Lightning Launch parties: 10 things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay  WTSP.com

Scream-A-Geddon returns to Dade City for a fifth year with a monster midway, terrifying scare zones and a zombie paintball haunted hayride. This indie ...



08/16/2019 02:00 AM
Mother walks in on Army soldier sexually battering 8-year-old daughter, Pasco deputies say - WFLA
Mother walks in on Army soldier sexually battering 8-year-old daughter, Pasco deputies say  WFLA

A 33-year-old Army soldier was arrested Thursday after a mother walked in on him sexually battering her 8-year-old daughter Wednesday night, the Pasco ...



08/19/2019 02:00 AM
rideshare driver arrested for inappropriately touching woman because he's 'just a man' - ABC Action News
rideshare driver arrested for inappropriately touching woman because he's 'just a man'  ABC Action News

A rideshare driver in Pasco County was arrested after allegedly touching a rider inappropriately and without her consent. On June 4, the woman reported that the ...



09/10/2019 03:08 PM
Pasco Bicyclist Flees Deputies, Runs Into Patrol Car: Sheriff - Land O' Lakes, FL Patch
Pasco Bicyclist Flees Deputies, Runs Into Patrol Car: Sheriff  Land O' Lakes, FL Patch

Bicyclist Attempts To Flee Deputies: Sheriff - Land O' Lakes, FL - Pasco County Sheriff's deputies said a bicyclist fled from a traffic stop and crashed into a patrol ...



08/23/2019 02:00 AM
How Florida lawmakers sided with big government and rock mines over citizens | Editorial - Tampa Bay Times
How Florida lawmakers sided with big government and rock mines over citizens | Editorial  Tampa Bay Times

Two Pasco residents gave up their legal fight after lawmakers changed the rules and made it too risky to keep going.



09/09/2019 04:28 PM
Bay Area Law Enforcement Monitoring 1st Federal Opioid Epidemic Trial - Bay News 9
Bay Area Law Enforcement Monitoring 1st Federal Opioid Epidemic Trial  Bay News 9

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — The first federal trials related to the opioid epidemic are scheduled to begin next month. The cases involve Cuyahoga and Summit ...



09/10/2019 07:24 PM
Florida Man Smashes 20 Cars, Says 'I Did It Because Donald Trump Owes Me One Trillion Dollars' - Newsweek
Florida Man Smashes 20 Cars, Says 'I Did It Because Donald Trump Owes Me One Trillion Dollars'  Newsweek

A homeless man in Florida went on a car vandalism spree Monday, smashing at least 20 vehicles before getting tired and falling asleep on a nearby bench.



08/20/2019 02:00 AM
4 More Depressions ID'd in Hudson Community; Total Now 20 - Bay News 9
4 More Depressions ID'd in Hudson Community; Total Now 20  Bay News 9

Officials in Pasco County said Tuesday that four more depressions have been identified in a Hudson community.



09/11/2019 07:00 AM
Top things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend: Scream-A-Geddon returns to the Dade City woods - Tampa Bay Times
Top things to do in Tampa Bay this weekend: Scream-A-Geddon returns to the Dade City woods  Tampa Bay Times

You can also catch a talk from Dick Vitale at St. Petersburg theater the Palladium.



09/07/2019 12:30 AM
Lectures On The Lawn At Starkey Ranch District Park - Patch.com
Lectures On The Lawn At Starkey Ranch District Park  Patch.com

Join Pasco County Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources for an evening of Florida history and live entertainment under the stars in the latest installment of ...



08/23/2019 02:00 AM
Florida Man Spanks Boy With Spoon, Forces Child to Sit on Toilet for Hours - Newsweek
Florida Man Spanks Boy With Spoon, Forces Child to Sit on Toilet for Hours  Newsweek

A Florida man has been arrested after he spanked a child with a spoon and made him sit on a toilet for hours, according to police. Gregory Carolton Bush, 23, ...



09/13/2019 06:31 PM
SEPTA's new service weapons are here after Sig fire flap - WHYY
SEPTA's new service weapons are here after Sig fire flap  WHYY

SEPTA police officers will have Glock 17s on loan from the Philadelphia Police Department to replace the Sig Sauer P320 as their *service* weapon as soon as ...



09/11/2019 03:30 PM
Murder of Judith Therianos by Timothy Frederick Johnson spotlighted - Monsters and Critics
Murder of Judith Therianos by Timothy Frederick Johnson spotlighted  Monsters and Critics

The murder of Judith Therianos by Timothy Frederick Johnson is detailed in the latest episode of Homicide Hunter: Joe Kenda on Investigation Discovery.



09/10/2019 07:55 AM
Run, Flag-Raising, Memorial Wall Commemorates 9/11 Heroes - Patch.com
Run, Flag-Raising, Memorial Wall Commemorates 9/11 Heroes  Patch.com

Pasco Rotary Honors 9/11 Victims - Lutz, FL - The Rotary Club of Wesley Chapel Noon hosted a 9/11 Memorial dedication ceremony and run Saturday at Tampa ...



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
Dade City’s Wild Things owner arrested on fraud charges - Tampa Bay Times
Dade City’s Wild Things owner arrested on fraud charges  Tampa Bay Times

The criminal charges come amid an ongoing civil lawsuit with PETA, which alleges Wild Things' cub petting business is abusive for pulling cubs from mothers ...



08/16/2019 02:00 AM
How much money do they spend per student at your Florida school? - Tampa Bay Times
How much money do they spend per student at your Florida school?  Tampa Bay Times

The state's new school report card breaks down the funding.



09/14/2019 04:39 PM
Tampa Bay transportation named worst in area, new ‘Envision 2030’ plan hopes to change that - WFLA
Tampa Bay transportation named worst in area, new ‘Envision 2030’ plan hopes to change that  WFLA

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Regional transportation continues to be an issue in the Tampa Bay area, a new study shows. Tampa and St. Petersburg were ranked as ...



09/11/2019 09:26 AM
Welbilt celebrates winning Pasco County business award - Catering Insight
Welbilt celebrates winning Pasco County business award  Catering Insight

Welbilt is celebrating being named Large Business of the Year at the 33rd Annual Pasco EDC Awards. The awards event, which were held on September 5 at ...



09/13/2019 05:53 PM
Port St. Lucie police searching for retail theft suspects - WPEC
Port St. Lucie police searching for retail theft suspects  WPEC

Port St. Lucie police are asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects accused of stealing from Bealls. Police say on Aug. 12 between 1:07 and 3:07 ...



09/10/2019 01:56 PM
Pasco Florida mobile home fire a murder suicide, Cynthia Brace killed by husband Edward Brace - Tampa Dispatch
Pasco Florida mobile home fire a murder suicide, Cynthia Brace killed by husband Edward Brace  Tampa Dispatch

Pasco County Sheriff's Office are reporting that a mobile home fire in Florida, killing Cynthia Brace, was deliberately set by the woman's husband, Edward Brace, ...



09/13/2019 02:14 PM
Clearwater nonprofit gives up $6.6 million foster contract, blasts lack of funding for child welfare - Tampa Bay Times
Clearwater nonprofit gives up $6.6 million foster contract, blasts lack of funding for child welfare  Tampa Bay Times

Directions for Living says case managers were overburdened and child welfare system 'remains in crisis.'



09/10/2019 06:41 PM
Man Found Dead In Dade City Pond Monday Identified - Patch.com
Man Found Dead In Dade City Pond Monday Identified  Patch.com

Man Found Dead In Dade City Pond Monday Identified - Lutz, FL - Ronnie Freeman, 53, of Dade City, was found dead ​around 2:30 p.m. by a county worker of ...



08/26/2019 02:00 AM
Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane tomorrow with a Florida impact more likely - Tampa Bay Times
Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane tomorrow with a Florida impact more likely  Tampa Bay Times

The National Hurricane Center moved up the timetable for likely Hurricane Dorian from Thursday to Tuesday.



08/22/2019 02:00 AM
Florida Highway Patrol: 4-Year-Old Child Struck by Truck in Holiday - Bay News 9
Florida Highway Patrol: 4-Year-Old Child Struck by Truck in Holiday  Bay News 9

HOLIDAY, Fla. — A four-year-old child was struck by a truck and seriously injured Thursday afternoon in a neighborhood in Holiday, according to the Florida ...



09/14/2019 07:00 AM
The new CEO is a former nurse. Sharon Hayes predicts a turnaround at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. - Tampa Bay Times
The new CEO is a former nurse. Sharon Hayes predicts a turnaround at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.  Tampa Bay Times

The city's largest hospital has suffered setbacks under a corporate owner, but a new leader says it's time for an infusion of “love and attention.”



09/11/2019 06:13 AM
Owners of Pasco Marketing Firm Plead Guilty to Healthcare-Related Plot - TB Reporter
Owners of Pasco Marketing Firm Plead Guilty to Healthcare-Related Plot  TB Reporter

They used profits from the conspiracy to buy, among other things, luxury cars, including a Bentley Continental; a Lamborghini Aventador; a Maserati, and a ...



09/05/2019 02:00 AM
Warning signs for Florida's economy? — Dorian departs — Uncle Luke and Sen. Harris — 'Oprah's 2020 Vision' tour - Politico
Warning signs for Florida's economy? — Dorian departs — Uncle Luke and Sen. Harris — 'Oprah's 2020 Vision' tour  Politico

Good Thursday morning. It's no secret that President Donald Trump's main selling point for re-election will be the economy. So how it's faring in his adopted ...



08/25/2019 02:00 AM
Experts Stress Safety Precautions After Freediving Death - Bay News 9
Experts Stress Safety Precautions After Freediving Death  Bay News 9

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Unlike the bulky gear you'd need in a scuba dive, a free dive is just a wetsuit, pair of fins, a snorkel, and a weighted belt. But don't let ...



08/13/2019 02:00 AM
County neighborhood evacuated for hours as bomb squad investigated suspicious object - ABC Action News
County neighborhood evacuated for hours as bomb squad investigated suspicious object  ABC Action News

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies investigated suspicious object at a Pasco County neighborhood Tuesday night. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office responded ...



06/28/2019 02:00 AM
Get ready for some finger pinching: 10-day scalloping season returns in July to Pasco County - Tampa Bay Times
Get ready for some finger pinching: 10-day scalloping season returns in July to Pasco County  Tampa Bay Times

Grab a snorkel and a pair of fins. Scalloping season is returning to Pasco County. Last year's season came after the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation ...



08/02/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs for Aug. 9 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for Aug. 9  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. Tax office collecting for two charities. Pioneer Florida Museum in Dade City and the West Pasco Historical Society in New Port Richey, will be ...



08/06/2019 02:00 AM
That planned snow park in Pasco County? It just got the green light. - Tampa Bay Times
That planned snow park in Pasco County? It just got the green light.  Tampa Bay Times

DADE CITY — A proposed snow park in rural Pasco County overcame a squall of opposition Tuesday and is forecast to open in winter 2020. After an hour-long ...



07/28/2019 02:00 AM
Scallop Season Wraps in Pasco County - Bay News 9
Scallop Season Wraps in Pasco County  Bay News 9

This is the second year in a long time Pasco County has had a scallop season.