December 24, 2000
||A fall and five days lost
[Times photo: Kevin White
A 13-year-old girl falls from her horse and suffers injuries that send her into a coma, devastating her parents. First in a four-part series.
Ahh, family: Christmas with the Kennedys
This is going to be an interesting Christmas.
Parkway bicycle trail meanders across peaceful, scenic country
This reporter finds joy cycling along a stretch of relatively natural land and dismay in realizing most of it soon will be developed.
Links say water use heavy but necessary
Overpumping is common at three golf courses, drawing warnings from Swiftmud; representatives counter that there's no way to maintain them with once-a-week watering.
Back off and let Rick Michael do his job
Editor: I am embarrassed for Rick Michael by what I have been reading in the newspapers lately regarding his performance, or lack of performance, over the last four years as Economic Development Commission executive director.
Dade City man dies in house fire
RIDGE MANOR -- A 33-year-old Dade City man died early Saturday when fire consumed a Ridge Manor Boulevard home where he slept.
Notes of Thanks
The Dawn Center would like to send a special thanks to the children and leaders of the Country Outsiders 4-H Club for the numberous canned goods and foods that they collected for the benefit of the Dawn Center.