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  1. Myrtle Lake church's Christmas Mall brings holiday cheer to those withoutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    For Mark Hughes, youth pastor at Myrtle Lake Baptist Church in Land O'Lakes, Christmas shopping means more than fighting crowds and finding sales. In December 2013, Hughes launched Christmas Mall, a ministry allowing families in need to shop for holiday gifts free of charge.

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  2. Pasco residents play Santa in providing holiday gifts to needy childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... of Thomas Promise, the nonprofit agency that supplies weekend and holiday food packs to needy students in Pasco County, and Barbara Green, a retired teacher and resident of Zephyrhills' Oaks Royal neighborhood who knitted about 100 hat and glove ...

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  3. Tampa Police searching for missing infantRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... The two have ties to various neighborhoods throughout the City of Tampa, as well as, areas in Hillsborough and Pasco County. TPD Detectives are asking for the public's help in locating Jaidyel and his mother who has an active warrant for aggravated ...

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  4. Mental health patients disrupt neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    ... they've got things turned around with added staff, security and fencing. And they just got approval from the Pasco County commission Tuesday to expand. They say the plan is to turn it into a senior living center in the next year. "It's been a great ...

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  5. Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo and Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful Receive $10,000 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... board meeting. Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo receives $10,000 check from Tampa Bay Water's chairman of the board, Pasco County Commissioner Ted Schrader Through the source water protection grant program, Tampa Bay Water partners with the Tampa Bay ...

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  6. Anclote Cemetery Vandal Behind Bars, Cops SayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A 21-year-old Holiday man faces criminal charges after Pasco County deputies say he used red spray paint to draw gang symbols and words on a number of headstones at Anclote Cemetery. The case came to light Saturday evening when the sheriff's office was called out to the 1046 Hickory Lane cemetery to investigate the vandalism.

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  7. Allegations of inappropriate behavior cost Pasco principal his postRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The principal of Gulfside Elementary School in Pasco County was abruptly removed from his position effective Wednesday and will not come back. Chris Clayton, Gulfside's leader since March 2003, was placed on paid administrative leave amid allegations of inappropriate interactions with a staff member, district spokeswoman Linda Cobbe said.

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  8. Arrest made in vandalism at Anclote Cemetery in HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Pasco County sheriff's deputies have arrested a young man on charges of spray-painting 20 tombstones at Anclote Cemetery, scrawling words like "blood" and star symbols in red paint. Michael Anthony Slagle, 21, of Holiday was arrested at his home late Tuesday night.

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  9. Suspect in Pasco cemetery vandalism caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Pasco County Sheriff's office deputies has caught the man that vandalized nearly two dozen grave sites at a Holiday cemetery. Suspect in Pasco cemetery vandalism caught Pasco County Sheriff's office deputies has caught the man that vandalized nearly two dozen grave sites at a Holiday cemetery.

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  10. Pasco movie theater shooter breaks hipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Chad Oulson inside a Wesley Chapel movie theater in January. Pasco County, Florida -- Curtis Reeves, charged in a fatal shooting at a Pasco movie theater, fell at his house and broke his hip. ...

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  11. Reeves, charged in theater shooting, breaks hipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Chad Oulson inside a Wesley Chapel movie theater in January. Pasco County, Florida -- Curtis Reeves, charged in a fatal shooting at a Pasco movie theater, fell at his house and broke his hip. ...

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  12. Hope remains for Pasco County sports complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABC Action News

    Despite all the plans and all the designs, the proposed baseball complex at Wiregrass Ranch is still no closer to becoming a reality. "I think the biggest hold up is people dreaming big, wanting to do all this, rather than going about it at the right place," said JD Porter with Wiregrass Ranch Inc. JD Porter's family donated the land to Pasco County.

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  13. Florida's Second District Evaluates Burden of Proof in Sinkhole CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | JD Supra

    In Mejia v. Citizens Prop. Ins. Corp. , 2014 Fla. App. LEXIS 19526 , the Second District reversed a Pasco County trial court's determination on the burden of proof applicable to a sinkhole lawsuit.

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  14. Latest push for Medicaid expansion in Florida lets business groups take leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Florida Times-Union

    ... in Florida remains as uncertain as ever. "It's a super heavy lift," House budget chief Richard Corcoran, R-Pasco County, said Monday when asked about the latest proposal. The "A Healthy Florida Works" plan has components that Corcoran and other ...

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  15. Free Adoption Event Aims to Get Pets Home for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    With a shelter that's filled over capacity and the holidays right around the corner, Pasco County Animal Services is hoping more than a few families will want a dog or cat to put under their trees. That's why the shelter is playing host to a free adoption event dubbed "Home for the Holidays" this Saturday, Dec. 20, from noon until 6:30 p.m. Throughout the event, visitors can come out, select a pet at no charge and have their pictures taken with Santa Claus and the Grinch.

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  16. New district assignments shake up football pairingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Mitchell, while also facing Springstead and new addition Lecanto. Fivay drops to 5A-8, which is still an all-Pasco County district. Zephyrhills also moves over from 5A-7 to join a district that includes Anclote, Gulf, Hudson, River Ridge, Ridgewood ...

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  17. Residents worry as work near sinkholes resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... sinkhole formation. Holiday, FL -- People living in a mobile home park in Holiday are watching nervously, after Pasco County restarted a sewer line project next to their property line today. That same project was halted for nearly a month, after ...

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  18. Clean up underway at vandalized cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | ABC Action News

    ... by a drunk driver at 19 years old. "This is supposed to be a sacred place, a resting place," said Lewis. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office said it happened late Friday or early Saturday. Al Vega noticed graffiti on a mailbox and that led him into ...

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  19. Residents nervous as project near sinkholesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... sinkhole formation. Holiday, FL -- People living in a mobile home park in Holiday are watching nervously, after Pasco County restarted a sewer line project next to their property line today. That same project was halted for nearly a month, after ...

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  20. Compared to other states, Florida's average wages slip badlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... las and Hillsborough counties showed slight wage growth over that decade, up 2.8 and 2.7 percent, respectively. Pasco County wages fell 2.5 percent, while Hernando dipped 3.8 percent. Citrus squeezed out a 0.9 percent uptick.

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