||Hudson edges River Ridge
[Times photo: Janel Schroeder-Norton]
NEW PORT RICHEY -- Not that defending Sunshine Athletic Conference champ River Ridge was undeserving of recognition, but Hudson coach Jamie Varga said her team stood on its own merits.
Can sheriff learn from television show? 10-4
I don't know about everyone else, but I, for one, was glad to learn that Pasco County Sheriff Bob White is using the old television show T.J. Hooker as a blueprint for how his deputies should act in at least some instances.
Mother accused of shaking infant son
That and another baby's death occur as a non-profit agency is set to take over protective services for children of troubled families.
Union, manager again at odds
The firefighters union files a complaint against Zephyrhills in response to the city manager terminating a meeting.
Mexican celebration widens its appeal
The Mexican community expands its Cinco de Mayo fiesta beyond Lock Street in a two-day event raising funds for the Pasco Food Bank.
Convicted murderer gives no defense
Michael Peter Fitzpatrick's attorney gives no defense, and the jury quickly recommends the death penalty.
Kristina Gaime to face murder trial in August
DADE CITY -- Kristina Gaime, the Land O'Lakes mother accused of killing her son nearly two years ago, had her case set Thursday for trial this summer.
Alumni game scores gain from pain
Graduates of Gulf High will gather tonight to play in a football game to benefit the school's athletic programs.
Zephyrhills, USF team to revitalize downtown
With businesses moving north of town, the city looks for help from the university's Center for Economic Research.
Meadow Pointe expansion approved
To ease the impact on existing homeowners, the developer must use an alternate route off State Road 54 to get into the community.
Jail inmate faces charges of battery, imprisonment
Spring fashions go on parade
Gulf Harbors is sponsoring an April Showers Bring Spring Flowers Fashion Parade on Saturday at the Gulf Harbors Civic Center, 4610 Floramar Terr., New Port Richey.
SPCA registers people for Doggie Dash
NEW PORT RICHEY -- The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of West Pasco is now registering people for the group's first annual "Doggie Dash" fundraiser on Saturday.
Finding material in presidential dummies
Jim Teter uses the wooden kind, but he finds ample material for a finale with presidents Clinton, Bush, Carter and Ford.
TODAY-APRIL 30: An array of fanciful teapots is on exhibit in the downstairs pottery area of Pasco Art Center, 5744 Moog Road, Holiday.
It's time once again for cowfolk to descend on Odessa for its annual rodeo and festival, opening at 3 p.m. today.
A work of art
River Ridge sophomore Justin Roth's serious approach to pitching has earned him the top spot in the Knights' rotation.
Fungo golf association relaxes Rams
It's actually a pretty easy shot to sink. Caddie Joe Anders declared it a par-4, and Ridgewood assistant coach Mike Yusko managed to land his drive within 6 feet of the target. A good putt will eagle it. A bad one will birdie it.
Land O'Lakes pitcher Rich Neste doesn't sport a 7-0 record and a 0.72 ERA this season because of a blazing fastball.