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  1. Trigaux: Jobs, but at what wage?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Pinellas and Hillsborough saw paltry 2.8 and 2.7 percent wage upticks over that entire decade, respectively. Pasco County wages fell 2.5 percent, while Hernando's dipped 3.8 percent. a Between 2009 and 2012, the top 1 percent of Florida wage earners ...

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  2. Mother of cold case victim had prayed that attacker was deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Dorothy Murray Fagan long believed the unidentified man who brutally raped and nearly bludgeoned her teenage daughter to death in Pasco County 23 years ago was dead. So when the 68-year-old's phone rang this week in her Brooklyn, N.Y., home and Pasco County Sheriff's Detective David Boyer told her deputies had caught the man, she was in shock.

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  3. Show spotlights senior consumer scamsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... on Pinellas County Connection TV or on YouTube at www.youtube.com/pcctv1 , where past shows are archived. Pasco County residents can watch on Pasco County Government Access. For the current broadcast schedule and past programs, visit ...

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  4. Gregory steps down as Tampa Catholic football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Tampa Catholic's football program has been under investigation by the FHSAA since January of 2014. Last year, Pasco County athletic director Phil Bell filed a formal complaint with the FHSAA on behalf of Pasco High football coach Tom McHugh, ...

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  5. Finding Fletcher: A man's search for what became of his troubled childhood best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    A single spotlight illuminated one end of an otherwise dark room at the Pinellas-Pasco County Medical Examiner's office. William Pellan sat behind a computer, eyes fixed to the image of a dead man.

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  6. Pasco grand jury issues indictments in murders of five peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    A grand jury in Pasco County returned indictments Thursday against an uncle accused of killing his mother and niece. The panel also indicted two people in an unrelated triple-murder in Moon Lake.

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  7. Arrest Made 23 Years After Brutal Pasco RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Patch.com

    ... the sheriff's office stated, but was able to provide authorities with a description of her attacker. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office announced an arrest in the case Thursday, more than 23 years since the attack. DNA evidence uncovered from the ...

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  8. Mosi Now Offers All Florida Public School Teachers And School Board...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | PRWeb

    ... professionals play in our community, and we appreciate this generous way of acknowledging their impact," said Pasco County Superintendent Kurt Browning. "We're so grateful to MOSI for making this opportunity available to our hard-working educators," ...

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  9. Bowen: Economic arguments for charter government don't add upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    Talk with state Rep. Richard Corcoran about a charter government for Pasco County and lots of names come into the conversation. So, two financial institutions and Tampa's mayor are a key part of this debate? It harkens back to James Carville's internal campaign message to Bill Clinton in 1992: It's the economy, stupid.

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  10. Two Saint Leo newspaper leaders benefited from Pasco's Take Stock in Children programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    As they were growing up, Jessica Miller and Autumn Murray both were deemed to be at risk. Coming from low-income families, they qualified to be part of Pasco County's Take Stock in Children program.

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  11. Andria Contat Joins Sunshine Bank as EVP, Chief Technology OfficerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Business Wire

    ... Operations are conducted from the main office in Plant City, and four additional offices in Hillsborough and Pasco County. Sunshine Bank provides financial services to individuals, families, and businesses primarily located in Hillsborough County ...

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  12. Pasco Authorities to Release Update on 1992 Cold CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WMTX-FM Tampa

    The Pasco Sheriff's office will hold a press conference today at 12:30 to provide details of an arrest made in a 1992 cold case in which a Pasco County teen was brutally assaulted and left for dead.

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  13. Everyone can be, and should be, an agriculturalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... ll be agriculturalists. Whitney Elmore is the University of Florida/Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Pasco County extension director and urban horticulture agent . Contact her at welmore@pascocountyfl.net.

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  14. I-Team: Gov. Scott appointee had past disciplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ABC Action News

    He's making decisions that affect tens of thousands of engineers in Florida, but the I-Team has discovered a member of the Florida Board of Professional Engineers once had his license suspended for fraud and deceit. Roland Dove of Pasco County was appointed by Gov. Rick Scott last year to the board, which regulates more than 40,000 engineers statewide.

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  15. Gov. Rick Scott faces concern from fellow Republicans over a tax increasea to fund schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Miami Herald

    ... values are starting to increase, the required local effort actually generates considerably more dollars," said Pasco County Superintendent Kurt Browning, a Republican. "Are people paying more taxes? Yes." "Sen. Gaetz is right that we always need to ...

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  16. Pasco County moves to fix 911 call centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Pasco County is acknowledging what 10 Investigates has been telling you for years: it has a major problem in its 911 center. Pasco County moves to fix 911 call center Pasco County is acknowledging what 10 Investigates has been telling you for years: it has a major problem in its 911 center.

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  17. Understaffed Pasco 911 adds workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ABC Action News

    ... me ask one simple question, why is [it] that I called in, 12 rings, nobody [expletive] answered the phone?" Pasco County officials say after a consolidation of the 911 system they underestimated the amount of calls that come in and the staff needed ...

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  18. Reverse Robin HoodRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Folio Weekly

    ... or teachers to educate the children who live nearby. State Rep. Richard Corcoran, R-Land a O' Lakes (that's in Pasco County, by the way), the chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, understands how screwed up all this is. "This is a ...

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  19. Police: Dade City man raised fighting roostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    That's the lesson Dade City's Jorge Tejada learned Tuesday after a witness saw him encourage his rooster, which had a leash tied around its leg, to fight another neighborhood rooster, according to Pasco County arrest records. After seeing the grappling fowl, the witness retrieved the captive rooster from Tejada, 46, and contacted the sheriff's office.

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  20. Dade City Man Accused of Having Fighting RoostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    A Dade City man who kept fighting roosters caged at his home was arrested Tuesday on an animal cruelty charge, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office said. According to a complaint affidavit, 47-year-old Jorge Tejada was at 38004 Tribly Road in Dade City with a rooster that had a rope tied around its leg.

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