Inverness Airport runway closed

The Inverness Airport Runway will be closed for repairs starting on Monday October 24, 2016 through Friday, November 4, 2016.

For more information, call the airport at (352) 341-0322.


Monday, October 24, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:00pm

Healthy Living Fair

Join Citrus County Support Services at the 12th Annual Healthy Living Fair, November 10, 2016, from noon - 2:30 pm.


Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 12:00pm

'No Bullying' month observed in October

Community leaders, students, teachers, School Resource Officers, Explorers and more came together for Unity Day 2016. They all wore orange to fight against bullying. (CCSO PHOTO on Oct. 19, 2016)

An estimated 200 people on Wednesday gathered together at the Historic Courthouse in Inverness to show their unity against bullying.

And before that, on Oct. 11, the Citrus County Commission signed a proclamation making October National Bullying Prevention Month in Citrus County.

Washer sentenced to 50 years

Wayne Washer

Wayne Washer, 49, of Crystal River, was sentenced to 50 years Department of Corrections collectively, with a 20-year minimum following guilty verdicts from a Sept. 16 jury trial.

FEMA gives relief to Hermine victims

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the State of Florida and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), announced today more than $7.3 million in disaster assistance grants and loans has been distributed to Hurricane Hermine-affected homeowners and renters.

To date, FEMA distributed $4.8 million in grants to individuals and households for temporary rental assistance, essential home repairs and other disaster-related needs.


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