Citrus County continues to hold onto the worst employment rate in the state of Florida, sharing that position with Sumter County. The state Department of Economic Opportunity on Friday reported that both counties’ unemployment rate slipped from 6.0 percent in January to 5.5 percent in February. Statewide, Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 3.9 percent […]
Citrus County Fire Marshal Paul Gillum is alerting citizens to a smoke alarm recall. The product is described as; Kidde dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms – models PI2010 and PI9010. Hazard: A yellow cap left on during the manufacturing process can cover one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the smoke alarm’s ability to detect […]
Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputies were on scene at about 2 p.m. on Wednesday of a death on State Road 33 East, across the street from Seven Rivers Presbyterian School.
Citrus County Fire Rescue held a new-hire pinning ceremony on Friday, March 16, at the Fire Rescue Training Center in Lecanto.