Pasco News

Bald eagle finds home at Starkey Wilderness Park

Bald eagle finds home at Starkey Wilderness Park

PORT RICHEY — The inspiration for the United States seal has a new home in Starkey Wilderness Park thanks to the combined efforts of area bird lovers.
Published: 04/21/16
Scott touts Florida economic progress in Pasco GOP speech

Scott touts Florida economic progress in Pasco GOP speech

NEW PORT RICHEY — “Conservative principles work,” Gov. Rick Scott emphasized numerous times during his speech at the 2016 Ronald Reagan Dinner in New Port Richey.
Published: 04/21/16
Painting with a Twist in Trinity

Painting with a Twist in Trinity

Vincent van Gogh expressed it best: “The only time I feel alive is when I’m painting.”
Published: 04/21/16

Boy, 2, nearly drowns in NPR-area pond, officials say

A 2-year-old boy was pulled from a New Port Richey pond after a near-drowning this evening, Pasco Fire Rescue said.
Published: 04/21/16
Local skaters earn 8 medals at regional event

Local skaters earn 8 medals at regional event

PORT RICHEY — Looking to see how they might fare against skaters from the Southeast Region, Florida Skating Academy’s top contenders competed at last month’s Wheels Spring Invitational in Odenton, Maryland....
Published: 04/21/16
Colonial Hills plans neighborhood tour Friday as progress report

Colonial Hills plans neighborhood tour Friday as progress report

HOLIDAY — Falling on Earth Day, the next Colonial Hills neighborhood walking and bus tour April 22 will provide a report card of sorts on revitalization efforts in the sprawling, Holiday-area community.
Published: 04/21/16
PR woman to reach 100th birthday milestone this week

PR woman to reach 100th birthday milestone this week

PORT RICHEY — Family and friends of Vivian McCart will celebrate her 100th birthday on Thursday.
Published: 04/21/16
Anclote High grad to get a little help from friends

Anclote High grad to get a little help from friends

TRINITY — Sydney Payne will become the first in her family to attend college this fall, with a financial boost from the Watermark at Trinity community.
Published: 04/20/16
Pasco detention deputy accused of slapping handcuffed jail inmate

Pasco detention deputy accused of slapping handcuffed jail inmate

A Pasco County Sheriff’s Office detention deputy was arrested Tuesday morning, accused of slapping a handcuffed inmate at the Land O’ Lakes Detention Facility.
Updated one month ago
Firm gives house calls a high-tech makeover

Firm gives house calls a high-tech makeover

NEW PORT RICHEY — “I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired,” one patient with chronic conditions commented to Mobile Physician Services staff before the firm began arranging house calls.
Updated one month ago