Water rising along Withlacoochee near Floral City

The Citrus County Sheriff on Thursday urged residents to be vigilant along the Withlacoochee River in Floral City.
Due to rainfall and other factors caused by Hurricane Irma, the Withlacoochee River water level near and along Istachatta and Trails End Road in Floral City continue to rise, a statement from the Sheriff's Office said. 

Construction job fair, preparation workshop on tap in Citrus County

CLM logoOCALA, Fla. (Sept. 21, 2017) – Career seekers interested in the construction industry have two upcoming opportunities to start building a future.

CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion has partnered with the Citrus County Builders Association and Withlacoochee Technical College to present a construction job fair on Saturday, Oct. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  at Withlacoochee Technical College, 1201 W. Main St., in Inverness.

FEMA disaster teams working in Citrus county

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The Citrus County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has Disaster Assistance Survivor Teams (DSAT) working in two areas in Citrus County.


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