Brooksville resident killed in Pasco crash

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.

Today's meetings

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.

Library Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville.

Brooksville Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, 5:15 p.m., Summit Villas recreation room, W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Brooksville.

Brooksville City Council, 6 p.m. workshop, City Hall, City Council chambers, 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville.