Pasco News

Pasco real estate market still notches gains

NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County’s single-family housing market countywide closed sales totaled 890 last month, up 3.9 percent compared with March 2015, according to statistics provided through the West Pasco Board of Realtors....
Published: 05/03/16

CareerSource returns $48.5 million to community

NEW PORT RICHEY — CareerSource Pasco Hernando reported a 10-fold return on investment to the community by the workforce agency, nearly $10 for every dollar spent.
Published: 05/03/16
Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

A 25-year-old New Port Richey man accused of killing a woman and having sex with her corpse had been released from the Pasco County jail three weeks before the slaying.
Published: 05/03/16
Pasco School News, May 4

Pasco School News, May 4

Thursday Musicale gives scholarship
Published: 05/03/16
Photo contest at SeaFest draws 75 entries

Photo contest at SeaFest draws 75 entries

NEW PORT RICHEY — Winners were chosen among more than 75 entries in the 12th annual Pasco Camera Exchange Seafood Festival Photo Contest, shop owners Jim and Annette Smetzer announced
Published: 05/03/16
Odyssey of Mind teams to go for gold at world finals

Odyssey of Mind teams to go for gold at world finals

NEW PORT RICHEY — Supporters are cheering students from Mittye P. Locke Elementary School, Dayspring Academy and other Pasco schools who will compete among 800 teams at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals in late May in Iowa....
Published: 05/03/16

PHSC graduates overcome trials and tribulations

NEW PORT RICHEY — Spring graduates at Pasco-Hernando State College will include many students who have encountered adversity in pursuit of degrees to be presented May 4.
Published: 05/03/16
State lawmakers Murphy, Latvala outline goals

State lawmakers Murphy, Latvala outline goals

NEW PORT RICHEY — Deploring a shift toward stalemate and gridlock in the state Legislature, both state Sen. Jack Latvala and state Rep. Amanda Murphy described goals to an audience at the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce legislative breakfast....
Published: 05/03/16
An idea takes flight: Students learn about aviation while earning college credits

An idea takes flight: Students learn about aviation while earning college credits

ZEPHYRHILLS — Education at Zephyrhills High School is reaching new heights.
Published: 05/02/16
Historic Gowers Corner crossroads eyed for development

Historic Gowers Corner crossroads eyed for development

LAND O’ LAKES — A historic crossroads has been targeted for a large-scale development that will include retail stores and restaurants.
Published: 05/02/16