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March 20, 2001

Drizzle fails to put dent in drought
[Times photo: Douglas R. Clifford]
Not enough rain falls to lift a burning ban or fill the aquifer, but it does help somewhat with the threat of brush fires.
Jan Glidewell
Counting others short on blessings
Most of us have had a few days in our lives when the world seemed about to end and there wasn't a single positive factor to be counted.

County may watch landfill users
The proposal is one of several in the wake of an incident last month that sent six employees to Oak Hill Hospital's emergency room.

War on drugs to employ courtroom tactics
Hernando officials want to set up a new drug court to help treat and monitor addicts and halt the cycle of substance abuse and crime.

Permit problems postpone festival
Organizers hope the music festival, originally planned for Memorial Day weekend, will take place this summer.  

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