Pasco Area News


05/23/2019 01:12 AM
Pasco deputies on high alert after Florida infant dies in hot car - WFLA
Pasco deputies on high alert after Florida infant dies in hot car  WFLA

As temperatures rise, so do concerns for children left in hot cars, many of whom lose their lives.



05/13/2019 03:28 PM
Pasco County news briefs for May 17 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for May 17  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. Senior centers close May 17 for training. Pasco County Senior Services will temporarily close its six senior centers to the public on May 17 for an ...



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
Missing child alert issued for three children in Pasco County, Florida canceled, children found - ABC15 Arizona
Missing child alert issued for three children in Pasco County, Florida canceled, children found  ABC15 Arizona

A missing child alert has been issued for three children in Pasco County last seen with their mother around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. Authorities say she ...



04/25/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County Man to Hike From Canada to Florida Keys - Bay News 9
Pasco County Man to Hike From Canada to Florida Keys  Bay News 9

A Pasco County man is about to kick off on an epic adventure — hiking 5400 miles from Canada to the Florida Keys.



05/07/2019 02:00 AM
3 Pasco County restaurant workers tested positive for Hepatitis A - ABC Action News
3 Pasco County restaurant workers tested positive for Hepatitis A  ABC Action News

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. -- The ABC Action News I-Team is uncovering more cases of Hepatitis-A involving workers at Tampa Bay area restaurants. It's information ...



05/22/2019 09:34 PM
Pasco Co. man arrested after crashing St. Pete Beach wedding - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Pasco Co. man arrested after crashing St. Pete Beach wedding  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A bride and groom got an unexpected visitor in the middle of their first dance -- a Pasco County man crashed their wedding.



05/07/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco officials end body farm partnership with USF. But why? - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco officials end body farm partnership with USF. But why?  Tampa Bay Times

The Pasco County Sheriff's Office says it was a mutual decision. The University of South Florida says that's not true.



05/19/2019 10:35 PM
Preakness winner has ties to Pasco County - WFLA
Preakness winner has ties to Pasco County  WFLA

There's a local connection to the Preakness Stakes that was held this weekend.



05/06/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs for May 10 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for May 10  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. Mega pet adoption event planned. Pasco County Animal Services is teaming up with surrounding counties to hold a free, three-day Mega Adoption ...



05/20/2019 02:26 PM
Deputies: Walmart clerks in Pasco marked down video games, bought them and resold for profit - Tampa Bay Times
Deputies: Walmart clerks in Pasco marked down video games, bought them and resold for profit  Tampa Bay Times

NEW PORT RICHEY — Two Walmart clerks are accused of defrauding their store out of about $5,000 by marking video games down to $1 and reselling them at ...



05/08/2019 02:00 AM
Two women stabbed at Pasco County adult entertainment club, deputies say - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Two women stabbed at Pasco County adult entertainment club, deputies say  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A fight at New Port Richey club sent two women to the hospital.



05/21/2019 09:13 PM
Pasco County Moffitt Cancer Center expands cancer care to Pasco County Julie Salomone 10:13 PM - ABC Action News
Pasco County Moffitt Cancer Center expands cancer care to Pasco County Julie Salomone 10:13 PM  ABC Action News

Moffitt Cancer Center and AdventHealth are working together to open an outpatient center on the campus of AdventHealth Wesley Chapel in Pasco County.



05/13/2019 02:00 AM
40 animals rescued from Pasco animal rescue group in hoarding case - ABC Action News
40 animals rescued from Pasco animal rescue group in hoarding case  ABC Action News

A Pasco County shelter was cleared out of nearly 40 dogs and cats in an active hoarding investigation.



05/08/2019 02:00 AM
Workers from multiple Pasco County restaurants tested positive for Hepatitis A earlier this year - ABC Action News
Workers from multiple Pasco County restaurants tested positive for Hepatitis A earlier this year  ABC Action News

Just one day after the ABC Action News I-Team reported cases of Hepatitis A at multiple Pasco County restaurants, more cases have been uncovered.



05/21/2019 11:37 AM
Moffitt to open outpatient cancer center at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel - Tampa Bay Times
Moffitt to open outpatient cancer center at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel  Tampa Bay Times

The Moffitt Cancer Center is partnering with AdventHealth Wesley Chapel to open a 28000-square-foot facility at the hospital to treat cancer patients in Pasco ...



05/23/2019 05:45 AM
Florida education news: A big donation, school takeovers, renovation projects and more - Tampa Bay Times
Florida education news: A big donation, school takeovers, renovation projects and more  Tampa Bay Times

BIG GIFT: President Judy Genshaft is the one leaving the University of South Florida, but she's also the one giving the parting gift — a $20 million donation for a ...



05/22/2019 04:03 AM
Pasco to turn those parking lot donation bins into criminal case evidence - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco to turn those parking lot donation bins into criminal case evidence  Tampa Bay Times

Pasco County again plans a crackdown on donation bins that foster illegal dumping.



05/21/2019 11:24 AM
Search underway for 2 missing girls in Zephyrhills - WFLA
Search underway for 2 missing girls in Zephyrhills  WFLA

Authorities in Pasco County are searching for two young girls who are considered missing and endangered.



05/23/2019 04:39 AM
Zero tolerance: Deputies say you must have life jacket on boat or you'll get a ticket - WFLA
Zero tolerance: Deputies say you must have life jacket on boat or you'll get a ticket  WFLA

People all over Tampa Bay are gearing up for Memorial Day weekend.



05/20/2019 03:44 PM
Pasco County Days after local talk on drug addiction, Columbine survivor dies Erik Waxler 4:44 - ABC Action News
Pasco County Days after local talk on drug addiction, Columbine survivor dies Erik Waxler 4:44  ABC Action News

A Columbine survivor was found dead days after giving a local talk on drug addiction.



05/06/2019 02:00 AM
Gun in woman's purse fires inside Pasco Publix, husband shot in checkout lane - ABC Action News
Gun in woman's purse fires inside Pasco Publix, husband shot in checkout lane  ABC Action News

A man was shot inside a Land O' Lakes Publix on Sunday when a gun inside a purse unexpectedly fired.



05/07/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County teacher pay deal approved weeks before classes end for summer break - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County teacher pay deal approved weeks before classes end for summer break  Tampa Bay Times

The Pasco County School Board on Tuesday unanimously ratified a teacher contract for the academic year that ends in less than two months. The tentative ...



05/23/2019 05:00 AM
Moffitt Cancer Center Joins Forces with AdventHealth to Expand Cancer Care in the Tampa Bay Region - Yahoo Finance
Moffitt Cancer Center Joins Forces with AdventHealth to Expand Cancer Care in the Tampa Bay Region  Yahoo Finance

The new outpatient center will create more convenient access to cancer treatment in Pasco County. TAMPA, Fla., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Moffitt ...



05/06/2019 02:00 AM
Things to do in Hernando and Pasco counties starting May 10 - Tampa Bay Times
Things to do in Hernando and Pasco counties starting May 10  Tampa Bay Times

Festivals. Friday Night Live: Featuring live music with Stone Buckle at 5 p.m. and Stereo FM at 7 p.m. May 10 at Hernando Park, 205 E Fort Dade Ave., ...



04/27/2019 02:00 AM
Carjacking in Pasco County leads to fatal crash, shuts down parts of SR 52 - ABC Action News
Carjacking in Pasco County leads to fatal crash, shuts down parts of SR 52  ABC Action News

The Pasco County Sheriff's Office is investigating a carjacking that ended in a fatal crash early Saturday morning, leaving parts of State Road 52 shut down for ...



05/17/2019 11:53 AM
Pasco students hospitalized after Polk bus crash - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Pasco students hospitalized after Polk bus crash  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Two buses headed for an Orlando-area field trip collided in rural Polk County this, injuring several students and adults.



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
Florida Police Officer’s Gun Discharges in School Cafeteria as Students Queue for Lunch, Investigation Launched - Newsweek
Florida Police Officer’s Gun Discharges in School Cafeteria as Students Queue for Lunch, Investigation Launched  Newsweek

An investigation has been launched after the weapon carried by a Florida police officer discharged yesterday in a school cafeteria while students lined up for ...



05/10/2019 02:00 AM
88-Year-Old Man Carjacked at Gunpoint in Pasco County - Bay News 9
88-Year-Old Man Carjacked at Gunpoint in Pasco County  Bay News 9

He says he's still shaken up about what happened.



05/17/2019 02:13 PM
Pasco Co. Issues Boil Water Notice for Crystal Springs Customers - Bay News 9
Pasco Co. Issues Boil Water Notice for Crystal Springs Customers  Bay News 9

The notice affects 404 customers near 1609 Old Crystal Springs Road.



05/16/2019 10:55 AM
New foreclosure filings jump in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco counties - Tampa Bay Times
New foreclosure filings jump in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco counties  Tampa Bay Times

The number of new foreclosure filings in the Tampa Bay area jumped in April, with only Hernando County seeing a decline from the same month a year earlier.



05/02/2019 02:00 AM
Gradebook podcast: Overcoming obstacles to graduate high school on time - One Pasco County student's story - Tampa Bay Times
Gradebook podcast: Overcoming obstacles to graduate high school on time - One Pasco County student's story  Tampa Bay Times

Wiregrass Ranch High senior Jackson Francis says credit recovery programs helped him get back on track.



04/29/2019 02:00 AM
4 bicyclists hit after wheelchair liftgate flies off truck in Port Richey - ABC Action News
4 bicyclists hit after wheelchair liftgate flies off truck in Port Richey  ABC Action News

PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- Four bicyclists were rushed to local hospitals after an 18-wheeler's wheelchair liftgate few open and hit the group of cyclists in Port Richey ...



05/15/2019 04:00 AM
Pasco County teachers approve contract; raises to appear in this week's checks. - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County teachers approve contract; raises to appear in this week's checks.  Tampa Bay Times

Pasco County school district teachers should begin seeing raises in their paychecks beginning May 17, after they overwhelmingly supported new contract terms ...



05/16/2019 02:48 PM
Battery powered 'Jaws of Life' tools aim to save more lives - ABC Action News
Battery powered 'Jaws of Life' tools aim to save more lives  ABC Action News

Pasco County is adding new battery powered Hurst Jaws of Life tools to their fire rescue crews to help save more lives.



04/25/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County Teen, elderly man attacked by pack of dogs in Pasco County Kelly Bazzle 8 - ABC Action News
Pasco County Teen, elderly man attacked by pack of dogs in Pasco County Kelly Bazzle 8  ABC Action News

A 15-year-old boy suffered minor injuries and an elderly man suffered serious injuries after a pack of dogs attacked both of them at two different locations in ...



05/07/2019 02:00 AM
Monkey On Loose In Zephyrhiils: Pasco Sheriff - Land O' Lakes, FL Patch
Monkey On Loose In Zephyrhiils: Pasco Sheriff  Land O' Lakes, FL Patch

Monkey On Loose In Zephyrhiils - Land O' Lakes, FL - If you see a Capuchin monkey around Zephyrhills, contact the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.



05/22/2019 02:00 PM
Florida Deputies Seize 60 Roosters, Arrest 4 in Cockfighting Ring - NBC 6 South Florida
Florida Deputies Seize 60 Roosters, Arrest 4 in Cockfighting Ring  NBC 6 South Florida

Sheriff's officials in Florida have seized 60 roosters and arrested four people following a raid on a cockfighting ring.



05/22/2019 10:20 AM
Florida teen charged in school threat to Santa with classmate's name - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Florida teen charged in school threat to Santa with classmate's name  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. - Authorities say a Florida teen has been charged with threatening a school shooting in a postcard to Santa and signing a classmate's ...



04/26/2019 02:00 AM
'It's a miracle' | Driver, passenger rescued from dangling SUV after crash in Pasco County - ABC Action News
'It's a miracle' | Driver, passenger rescued from dangling SUV after crash in Pasco County  ABC Action News

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- A man driving an SUV crashed on Seven Springs Boulevard in New Port Richey late Friday afternoon. The Chevy Suburban was ...



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
Gun Model in Pasco School Officer's Discharge Has Troubled History - Bay News 9
Gun Model in Pasco School Officer's Discharge Has Troubled History  Bay News 9

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — The make and model of the gun that Pasco County deputies said fired by itself while holstered after it bumped into a middle school ...



05/07/2019 02:00 AM
That $91.1 billion state budget doesn't include so much for Pasco County - Tampa Bay Times
That $91.1 billion state budget doesn't include so much for Pasco County  Tampa Bay Times

Florida's record-setting state budget for the coming year won't be setting a record in Pasco County. The $91.1 billion budget approved by the Legislature ...



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
School bus, car involved in head-on crash in Pasco County - WTSP.com
School bus, car involved in head-on crash in Pasco County  WTSP.com

HIGHLANDS, Florida — A school bus and a car were involved in a head-on crash Wednesday morning in Pasco County. Pasco Fire Rescue said the crash ...



05/21/2019 11:48 PM
Detectives May Have Break In String Of Cigarette Carton Thefts - Patch.com
Detectives May Have Break In String Of Cigarette Carton Thefts  Patch.com

Cigarette Thefts May Be Related To Crime Ring - Lutz, FL - The Pasco County Sheriff's Office may have made a break in a string of thefts of cigarette cartons that ...



04/28/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County Brooksville man hit, killed by vehicle after crash on I-75 WFTS Digital Staff - ABC Action News
Pasco County Brooksville man hit, killed by vehicle after crash on I-75 WFTS Digital Staff  ABC Action News

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — A Brooksville man was killed early Sunday morning after he was hit by a vehicle following his own crash, according to Florida Highway ...



04/30/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco School Deputy Accidentally Discharges Gun in Cafeteria - Bay News 9
Pasco School Deputy Accidentally Discharges Gun in Cafeteria  Bay News 9

A School Resource Officer at Weightman Middle School accidentally discharged his weapon in the cafeteria on Tuesday, officials say.



05/08/2019 02:00 AM
Health Officials: Pasco Strip Club Worker Contracts Hepatitis A - Bay News 9
Health Officials: Pasco Strip Club Worker Contracts Hepatitis A  Bay News 9

HUDSON, Fla. — A food *service* worker at a Pasco County strip club has been diagnosed with hepatitis A. Strip club worker in Pasco County diagnosed with ...



05/22/2019 05:45 AM
Florida education news: Innovation planning, teacher morale, student successes and more - Tampa Bay Times
Florida education news: Innovation planning, teacher morale, student successes and more  Tampa Bay Times

INNOVATION: Florida's chancellor for innovation, a newly created position, gets a large portfolio for his job assignment. The work includes executing the ...



05/22/2019 04:59 PM
Sheriff: Baby girl dies after 5 hours in Jacksonville daycare van - wpde.com
Sheriff: Baby girl dies after 5 hours in Jacksonville daycare van  wpde.com

Update: The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has arrested someone after a baby died in a daycare van. Darryl Ewing, the 56-year-old co-owner of the daycare, has ...



05/21/2019 01:44 PM
Florida man spanks laughing 17-year-old with a belt, then Tases him, deputies say - Sacramento Bee
Florida man spanks laughing 17-year-old with a belt, then Tases him, deputies say  Sacramento Bee

A Florida man was arrested this week after a 17-year-old boy told deputies the man spanked him with a belt — then used a Taser on him because the spanking ...



05/21/2019 10:31 AM
New Florida chancellor for innovation gets key assignments - Tampa Bay Times
New Florida chancellor for innovation gets key assignments  Tampa Bay Times

One of the Florida Department of Education's newest administrative hires appears in line to have some of the agency's most critical challenges in his portfolio.



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
Region Pinellas Should Florida require food workers to get hepatitis A vaccines and tests? - ABC Action News
Region Pinellas Should Florida require food workers to get hepatitis A vaccines and tests?  ABC Action News

Despite an alarming number of Hepatitis A cases, Florida does not require food workers to get tested or be vaccinated for Hepatitis A. In fact, only a few cities ...



04/29/2019 02:00 AM
Troopers identify driver in death of flea-market dealer during Pasco carjacking - Tampa Bay Times
Troopers identify driver in death of flea-market dealer during Pasco carjacking  Tampa Bay Times

Jose Antonio Morales, 34, of Weeki Wachee, was behind the wheel of an SUV during a crash that killed the owner, the Highway Patrol said.



05/02/2019 02:00 AM
Driver found dead in submerged car in Wesley Chapel pond - ABC Action News
Driver found dead in submerged car in Wesley Chapel pond  ABC Action News

A body has been recovered from a submerged car in a Wesley Chapel pond on Thursday morning, according to Pasco County Fire Rescue.



05/22/2019 03:45 PM
Bishops to DeSantis: Promote 'pro-life ethic' by halting lethal injection - Fox 35 Orlando
Bishops to DeSantis: Promote 'pro-life ethic' by halting lethal injection  Fox 35 Orlando

As the state prepares for the execution of Bobby Joe Long, the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops has asked Florida's Catholic governor, Ron DeSantis to ...



05/10/2019 02:00 AM
Guns could be in the classroom as soon as next year. Here’s what some Florida teachers have to say - Tampa Bay Times
Guns could be in the classroom as soon as next year. Here’s what some Florida teachers have to say  Tampa Bay Times

When state legislators passed a controversial school safety bill last year that required every public school to have an armed guard, they did not allow classroom ...



04/29/2019 02:00 AM
Florida Hepatitis A Outbreak Continues To Grow, With Over 950 Cases Already This Year - CBS Miami
Florida Hepatitis A Outbreak Continues To Grow, With Over 950 Cases Already This Year  CBS Miami

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – An outbreak of Hepatitis A is growing concern among Floridians. The outbreak continues to grow across the state, with 70 ...



05/03/2019 02:00 AM
Fire destroys Crystal Bar, a Zephyrhills landmark for over 60 years - ABC Action News
Fire destroys Crystal Bar, a Zephyrhills landmark for over 60 years  ABC Action News

Firefighters responded to Crystal Bar, a landmark in Zephyrhills, after the building caught on fire. The bar had been in Zephyrhills since 1954.



04/24/2019 02:00 AM
Three new charter schools proposed for Pasco County - Tampa Bay Times
Three new charter schools proposed for Pasco County  Tampa Bay Times

Two out-of-town organizations with some local representation seek to open three new Pasco County charter schools in fall 2020. They target high growth areas ...



04/27/2019 02:00 AM
Florida man blames blood sugar and diabetes on Walmart theft - WFLA
Florida man blames blood sugar and diabetes on Walmart theft  WFLA

A New Port Richey man accused of stealing almost $5000 worth of merchandise at a Walmart claims he does not remember doing it due to his diabetes.



05/02/2019 02:00 AM
Driver Killed After Car Crashes Into Water in Wesley Chapel - Bay News 9
Driver Killed After Car Crashes Into Water in Wesley Chapel  Bay News 9

Pasco County Fire Rescue is on scene of a car into the water an the intersection of SR 54 and Gateway Blvd. in Wesley Chapel.



05/23/2019 09:38 AM
Man Accused Of Strangling His Girlfriend Over Her Hairstyle - Land O' Lakes, FL Patch
Man Accused Of Strangling His Girlfriend Over Her Hairstyle  Land O' Lakes, FL Patch

Man Accused Of Strangling His Girlfriend - Land O' Lakes, FL - A man is being accused of cutting his girlfriend with a knife, breaking a mirror over her head and ...



04/30/2019 02:00 AM
4 Bicyclists Recovering After Being Hit by Moving Lift Gate - Bay News 9
4 Bicyclists Recovering After Being Hit by Moving Lift Gate  Bay News 9

PORT RICHEY, Fla. — Four bicyclists remain hospitalized after they were seriously injured Monday in a bizarre crash involving a truck's lift gate in Port Richey, ...



05/20/2019 01:39 PM
West Palm Beach restaurant worker may have exposed customers to Hepatitis A - Sun Sentinel
West Palm Beach restaurant worker may have exposed customers to Hepatitis A  Sun Sentinel

The Butcher Shop Beer Garden in West Palm Beach reported a food *service* worker has tested positive for Hepatitis A. Health officials are encouraging patrons ...



05/22/2019 04:58 PM
Florida teacher arrested with gun right after GOP votes to arm teachers - Shareblue Media
Florida teacher arrested with gun right after GOP votes to arm teachers  Shareblue Media

A Florida elementary school teacher was arrested for bringing a loaded gun and knives into her classroom.



05/10/2019 02:00 AM
Sheriff abruptly cancels land lease for USF's outdoor forensics facility - ABC Action News
Sheriff abruptly cancels land lease for USF's outdoor forensics facility  ABC Action News

Now the outdoor forensics facility is in jeopardy after Pasco County Commissioners and the Pasco Sheriff abruptly canceled USF's long-term land lease this ...



05/13/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County Mom Accused Of Throwing 10-Month-Old Against Fence - Patch.com
Pasco County Mom Accused Of Throwing 10-Month-Old Against Fence  Patch.com

Mom Accused Of Throwing 10-Month-Old Against Fence - Pinellas Beaches, FL - A 26-year-old New Port Richey woman was arrested Saturday after being ...



05/01/2019 02:00 AM
3 Students Suffer Minor Injuries In Hudson School Bus Crash - Bay News 9
3 Students Suffer Minor Injuries In Hudson School Bus Crash  Bay News 9

Multiple people were injured, including three children, in a crash involving a Pasco County school bus Wednesday morning.



04/23/2019 02:00 AM
Tampa Bay is ground zero for Florida's growing hepatitis A problem - Tampa Bay Times
Tampa Bay is ground zero for Florida's growing hepatitis A problem  Tampa Bay Times

With cases of the virus on the rise across the state, officials report large concentrations in Pinellas, Pasco and Hillsborough counties.



05/21/2019 12:44 PM
In a postcard to Santa, a Wesley Chapel student threatened to shoot up his school, deputies say - Tampa Bay Times
In a postcard to Santa, a Wesley Chapel student threatened to shoot up his school, deputies say  Tampa Bay Times

WESLEY CHAPEL — In a postcard to Santa dropped in a Macy's letter box, a ninth-grade boy at Wiregrass Ranch High threatened to shoot up the school, ...



05/20/2019 10:47 AM
School notes for May 24 - Tampa Bay Times
School notes for May 24  Tampa Bay Times

Calendar. May 27: Memorial Day. No school. May 29: Last day of school for students. May 30-31: Teacher planning days. June 4-9: High school ...



05/08/2019 01:27 PM
Pasco County Students Awarded $2,500 Merit Scholarships - Patch.com
Pasco County Students Awarded $2,500 Merit Scholarships  Patch.com

Pasco County Students Win Merit Scholarships - Lutz, FL - Two students from Lutz were announced Wednesday as 2019 National Merit $2500 scholarship ...



05/22/2019 04:00 AM
Daystarter: The bizarre backstory of a Largo man’s death; report confirms CareerSource’s shady - Tampa Bay Times
Daystarter: The bizarre backstory of a Largo man’s death; report confirms CareerSource’s shady  Tampa Bay Times

Catching you up on overnight happenings, and what to know today. • Guess what? Hot again, with the highs in the mid 90s, according to the National Weather ...



05/17/2019 11:13 AM
10 charged in human trafficking bust out of Hernando County - WTSP.com
10 charged in human trafficking bust out of Hernando County  WTSP.com

SPRING HILL, Fla. — Two years ago Thursday, the Hernando County Sheriff's Office said it rescued a teenage girl from nearly six months of human trafficking.



04/25/2019 02:00 AM
Teen, 77-Year-Old Man Attacked By Pack of Dogs in Shady Hills - Bay News 9
Teen, 77-Year-Old Man Attacked By Pack of Dogs in Shady Hills  Bay News 9

The Pasco County Sheriff's Office is investigating two dog attacks in Shady Hills Thursday morning.



05/21/2019 02:22 PM
Put the phone down - ECB Publishing
Put the phone down  ECB Publishing

Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. There's a new law on the streets, one that Florida drivers may have to pay fines of $30-$100 should they break. On Friday ...



05/21/2019 11:30 AM
Lucy Morgan: That time Sandy D’Alemberte kept me out of jail - Tampa Bay Times
Lucy Morgan: That time Sandy D’Alemberte kept me out of jail  Tampa Bay Times

We are unlikely to ever again see a Floridian like Talbot “Sandy'' D'Alemberte. He died late Monday afternoon at a rest stop on Interstate 10 on his way back to ...



05/22/2019 11:46 AM
State softball: Academy at the Lakes dominates en route to title repeat - Tampa Bay Times
State softball: Academy at the Lakes dominates en route to title repeat  Tampa Bay Times

The Wildcats, behind yet another gem from Lexi Kilfoyl, become the first Pasco County softball team to win back-to-back titles.



04/30/2019 02:00 AM
Florida education news: Funding, vouchers, teacher evaluations and more - Tampa Bay Times
Florida education news: Funding, vouchers, teacher evaluations and more  Tampa Bay Times

BUDGETS: The House and Senate agree to increase per-student funding by $248, with $75 of that amount going to the flexible base-student allocation.



05/14/2019 02:00 AM
Florida education news; Teacher bonuses, school mascots, emergency responses and more - Tampa Bay Times
Florida education news; Teacher bonuses, school mascots, emergency responses and more  Tampa Bay Times

BONUS SETTLEMENT: Thousands of Florida's black and Hispanic public school teachers stand to benefit as the state works to complete a $15.5 million ...



05/20/2019 03:15 PM
Florida has had more hepatitis A cases in 2019 than the past five years combined - Creative Loafing Tampa
Florida has had more hepatitis A cases in 2019 than the past five years combined  Creative Loafing Tampa

The outbreak has hit hardest in the Tampa Bay region and in parts of Central Florida. News *Service* of Florida. May 20, 2019 4 PM. 0. Tweet. Share.



05/17/2019 02:30 PM
Argument over fishing results in possible battery charge for woman - For The Win
Argument over fishing results in possible battery charge for woman  For The Win

A Florida woman faces a domestic battery charge for allegedly striking her boyfriend in the head with a pot because he fished too much.



05/23/2019 09:15 AM
Hackingbende has stolen millions in cryptocurrency via simswaps - ChyperNews
Hackingbende has stolen millions in cryptocurrency via simswaps  ChyperNews

Six people have been charged because they were supposedly SIM card swappers who have stolen the identities of their victims and their cryptocurrency and ...



05/17/2019 11:51 AM
Governor signs bill to extend Suncoast Parkway to Georgia, connect it to turnpike - Citrus County Chronicle
Governor signs bill to extend Suncoast Parkway to Georgia, connect it to turnpike  Citrus County Chronicle

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday signed a controversial measure aimed at expanding and building three toll roads on the western side of the state, with supporters ...



05/21/2019 08:30 AM
Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores - wpde.com
Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores  wpde.com

NEW YORK (AP) -- Dressbarn, the women's clothing chain that's been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores. The company's chief financial ...



04/28/2019 02:00 AM
FHP: Driver Killed by Vehicle While Helping Entrapped Passenger After Crash - Bay News 9
FHP: Driver Killed by Vehicle While Helping Entrapped Passenger After Crash  Bay News 9

A major deadly crash overnight shut down all northbound lanes of I-75 until 7 a.m. Sunday.



05/16/2019 08:57 AM
Nine Individuals Connected to a Hacking Group Charged With Online Identity Theft - Genesee Sun
Nine Individuals Connected to a Hacking Group Charged With Online Identity Theft  Genesee Sun

Six individuals connected to a hacking group known to its members as “The Community” were charged in a fifteen count indictment unsealed today with ...



05/22/2019 07:20 AM
A man in Bartow shot himself in the leg waiting outside of a school, police say - Tampa Bay Times
A man in Bartow shot himself in the leg waiting outside of a school, police say  Tampa Bay Times

A 39-year-old Lakeland man Tuesday joined the growing epidemic of accidental shooting victims in Florida, according to police in Bartow. Police said Amel ...



03/20/2019 02:00 AM
The long, odd history of Pasco County politicians behaving badly - Tampa Bay Times
The long, odd history of Pasco County politicians behaving badly  Tampa Bay Times

The story was already outrageous enough. Port Richey's mayor, Dale Massad, was arrested last month by a SWAT team after deputies say he shot at them as ...



05/21/2019 10:56 AM
Home prices 'have likely peaked' in the Tampa Bay area after years of gains - Tampa Bay Times
Home prices 'have likely peaked' in the Tampa Bay area after years of gains  Tampa Bay Times

Tampa Bay is among several U.S. metro areas that have seen home prices grow at a faster rate than wages.



05/16/2019 03:31 PM
Bradenton-area lawmakers weigh in on abortion, arming teachers and ‘Galvano toll roads’ - Bradenton Herald
Bradenton-area lawmakers weigh in on abortion, arming teachers and ‘Galvano toll roads’  Bradenton Herald

Florida State House Reps. Tommy Gregory, Wengay Newton and Will Robinson spoke on pressing issues such as abortion, guns in classrooms and the state's ...



03/07/2019 02:00 AM
To boost tourism, Pasco is now Florida's Sports Coast - Tampa Bay Times
To boost tourism, Pasco is now Florida's Sports Coast  Tampa Bay Times

Pasco County is rebranding its tourism promotion efforts, taking the name Florida's Sports Coast.



05/22/2019 06:09 PM
There's More to “Great Values” Than Just Low Prices at Friendly Kia - PR Web
There's More to “Great Values” Than Just Low Prices at Friendly Kia  PR Web

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla., (PRWEB) May 22, 2019 -- Although nearly everybody strives to make their communities and world around them a place of equal ...



04/15/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs for April 19 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for April 19  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. Drop-off sites set for old medications. As part of the 16th-annual DEA National Take Back Day on April 27, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office and ...



04/20/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs for April 26 - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs for April 26  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. 'Big' mentors needed for Pasco youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay has scheduled orientation for those interested in becoming mentors.



04/11/2019 02:00 AM
Tampa Bay Kathryn Starkey to seek re-election in Pasco County - Florida Politics
Tampa Bay Kathryn Starkey to seek re-election in Pasco County  Florida Politics

“I plan to continue making a positive impact on the important issues facing our community.” Share this: Facebook · Twitter · Print · Email. By. Janelle Irwin Taylor.



02/18/2019 02:00 AM
Pasco County news briefs - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco County news briefs  Tampa Bay Times

Countywide. 'Big' mentors needed for youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay has scheduled orientation for those interested in becoming mentors.



05/22/2019 07:38 AM
State Highlights: Atlanta Considers Ban On Smoking In Public Places; Doctor Shortages In Rural Areas Impede Patients' Access To Care - Kaiser Health News
State Highlights: Atlanta Considers Ban On Smoking In Public Places; Doctor Shortages In Rural Areas Impede Patients' Access To Care  Kaiser Health News

Media outlets report on news from Georgia, California, Washington, Illinois, North Carolina, Ohio, Maryland, Minnesota, Florida and Alabama.



03/20/2019 02:00 AM
Rabies alert issued for parts in Pasco County - WFLA
Rabies alert issued for parts in Pasco County  WFLA

The Florida Department of Health has issued an alert for parts of Pasco County after a cat tested positive for rabies.



05/22/2019 06:12 PM
Case of Bobby Joe Long: Notorious Tampa Bay serial killer to be executed tonight - WFLA
Case of Bobby Joe Long: Notorious Tampa Bay serial killer to be executed tonight  WFLA

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - On Thursday at 6 p.m., convicted serial rapist and murderer Bobby Joe Long is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection at the Florida ...



03/02/2019 02:00 AM
'LivePD' crew, Florida deputy surprise couple during wedding - WTSP.com
'LivePD' crew, Florida deputy surprise couple during wedding  WTSP.com

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. — Usually, it's not a good thing when a county deputy and a TV crew shows up to a wedding. For John and Christine Wurth, though, ...