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Citrus County job fair

OCALA, Florida (Feb. 21, 2019) – Employment and recruiting opportunities will be in full bloom next month during a pair of Spring Career Fairs hosted by CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion. The annual career fairs will take place in Citrus County on Tuesday, March 26 at the College of Central Florida’s Learning and Conference Center in […]

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Kinnard speaks at Central Ridge Library

Citrus County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Jeff Kinnard will hold a Town Hall Meeting for the general public to attend on Thursday, Feb. 28.The meeting will be held at Central Ridge Library, located at 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills, Fl. 34465 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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Citrus Springs Advisory Board openings

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners is seeking applications for the Citrus Springs Advisory Board. This Advisory Board is seeking two qualified regular members to complete two-year terms that will expire on January 31, 2020. Eligible applicants must reside full time and own property within the boundaries of the Citrus Springs Municipal Service Benefit […]

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March set as ‘Marvelous Mulch Month’

Gardens benefit from the use of mulch, retaining moisture, suppressing weeds, and adding an aesthetic quality. But how much and what types should be used? Do I need to remove “old” mulch? What about synthetic materials? Get all of your mulch questions answered at a free UF/IFAS Citrus County Extension Gardening program during the month […]

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FWC approves rule changes to protect state from high-risk invasive species

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) today approved rules that will proactively protect the state from invasive species not yet established here. The new rules will add high-risk nonnative animals to the Prohibited list and clarify rule language by defining key terms. The rules also include provisions for people currently in personal or […]

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CF Early Childhood Conference March 30

OCALA, Fla. (Feb. 14, 2019) — The College of Central Florida will host the 31st Annual Early Childhood Conference in partnership with the Early Learning Coalition of Marion County Saturday, March 30, at its Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. The conference will be held from 7:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center. […]

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Billboard campaign highlights distracted driving

Billboard campaign highlights distracted driving

Today, the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) launched a public service billboard campaign against distracted driving, continuing the Sheriff’s Office’s successful “Just Drive, Citrus” efforts from 2018. The CCSO and State Farm collaborated on a series of billboard artworks, ready to be displayed throughout the county. The message, simple – “Don’t Text and Drive”. Reducing […]

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