November 8, 2000
||Challenger upsets incumbent Cannon
[Times photo: Dan McDuffie]
The sheriff is not ready to concede defeat by press time. But he blames his showing on out-of-county Republicans working to oust him.
Altman holds slim lead
The two men had waged a gentleman's campaign for much of the election season, a distinction Altman said ended in the last week.
Second run is the charm for Schrader
DADE CITY -- San Antonio Republican businessman Ted Schrader, in his second bid for the District 1 County Commission seat, headed for a comfortable victory Tuesday over Democratic opponent Charlotte Kiefer.
Johnson captures Meadow Pointe post
WESLEY CHAPEL -- In the first ever electoral battle in Wesley Chapel's Meadow Pointe neighborhood, Air Force beat Army.
Schrader's view of land use rules is not accurate
Editor: This is a rebuttal to Pasco County Commission District 1 candidate Ted Schrader's comments regarding the comprehensive land use plan settlement and the wildlife habitat protection ordinance and the wildlife corridor to be established, as published in the Oct. 22 Times debate.
Honor commissioner, but do it thoughtfully
When the Pasco County Commission convenes this evening in New Port Richey, it will be the penultimate meeting for 20-year Commissioner Sylvia Young who, along with Sandra Werner, broke the gender barrier on the board in the 1980 election.
Pirates teams to compete in Super Bowls
NEW PORT RICHEY -- Dade City doubled its chances of winning a Pasco Police Athletic League Super Bowl with two divisional playoff wins Saturday.
Gators' destination still in doubt
The political season ended Tuesday, and on Friday the 2000 football campaign will end for seven Pasco County teams.
Cobras guard to sign with Rollins College
HUDSON -- The package that Nicole Warder has been waiting for and working toward almost her whole life finally arrived in the mail Tuesday -- scholarship papers.
Reward offered in beating of pizza shop manager
DADE CITY -- Pizza Hut is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two suspects responsible for pistol-whipping and beating a 27-year-old Dade City restaurant manager on Friday.
Fundraiser set for Johnnie Clower family
Supporters hope to raise $25,000 to help pay the late restaurateur's medical bills.
Charter school plan gets a go-ahead
The approval just opens the door for an educator to begin nailing down the details of opening the school by August.
Old clock's ticker may be overhauled
If funds are approved, county officials will bring in a clockmaker to clean, adjust or replace the mechanical parts.
Teen is selfless indeed
When this teenager gives a Christmas party, he asks guests to go all out -- to help. His do-good tally so far is 650 gifts and $4,500.
PHCC to host sessions about programs
Pasco-Hernando Community College will host information sessions about its programs tonight and Thursday night.
Police seeking man who committed sex act
Moore Mickens Education Center: Nov. 28 is the registration deadline for the GED test to be administered from 4:15 to 8:45 p.m. on Dec. 5 and 7. For information about requirements and GED Pretest and Preparation Classes call (352) 524-9034.
Pine View Middle School students join more than a million others in a mock election held on the Web.