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For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
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Brooksville resident killed in Pasco crash
By TIMES WIRES
Published May 14, 2007
The Florida Highway Patrol identified the woman who died in a single vehicle crash on the Suncoast Parkway on Saturday in Pasco County as Penelope Helms McCord, 53, of Brooksville. Accident investigators said the woman was driving north about 6 p.m. around 2 miles north of the Anclote toll plaza when her Ford pickup crashed into the median and overturned several times. She was not wearing a seat belt.
Kindergarten Round-up Thursday
Brooksville Elementary School will host a Kindergarten Round-up from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Parents can stop by and pick up registration packets, available in the front office. Those who return the packets before July 2 will receive a free kindergarten T-shirt and a goody bag. The following documents are required to register a student: the child's birth certificate (original, not a copy), parent's driver's license, child's Social Security card, proof of residence and the child's physical and immunization records. The school is at 855 N Broad St. For information, call 797-7014.
Hernando County Planning and Zoning Commission, 9 a.m., County Commission chambers, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Televised on Hernando County Government Broadcasting, Bright House Channel 19.