Pasco Area News


08/26/2014 08:15 PM
Incumbent judge and several lawyers win Pinellas-Pasco judgeships - Tampabay.com

Incumbent judge and several lawyers win Pinellas-Pasco judgeships
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Matthey, a former Orange County deputy sheriff, grew up in Switzerland and moved to Florida to attend college. He graduated from law school and spent four years as an assistant state attorney in Clearwater. Then, he moved to Jacksonville for family ...

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08/26/2014 05:06 PM
Pasco deputy collides with van carrying four children - Tampabay.com

Pasco deputy collides with van carrying four children
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The Florida Highway Patrol said Pasco County sheriff's Deputy Cindy Guerrero-Gonzalez, 27, was driving east on State Road 54 when she collided with the rear of the van, which was turning left from Oak Grove Boulevard onto SR 54. Traffic on eastbound SR ...

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08/04/2014 06:41 AM
Pasco officials question new Florida Virtual School rule on final exams - Tampabay.com

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Pasco officials question new Florida Virtual School rule on final exams
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"As a student-centered organization, we did not want students to have conflicting policies across districts," Clow said. Not all Pasco County traditional schools, for instance, require final exam passage to earn course credits. In Pasco, any class not ...

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08/26/2014 04:51 PM
Crash closes State Road 54 near I-75 in Pasco County - FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV

Crash closes State Road 54 near I-75 in Pasco County
FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV
The Florida Highway Patrol says a Pasco deputy was driving eastbound on S.R. 54 in emergency mode when she hit a car making a left turn on to Oak Grove Blvd. The driver making the turn had the green light, according to FHP. A child in that car had ...



08/26/2014 09:39 PM
Mike Wells ousts incumbent for Pasco Commission seat - Tampabay.com

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Mike Wells ousts incumbent for Pasco Commission seat
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"It's been fun from the beginning," Wells said. "I know a lot of people, and it comes down to getting out there and listening to them." Wells, 43, said he is ready to dive in and get heavily involved with the Pasco Economic Development Council as well ...
Wells wins Pasco commission race; Moore gets primary nodTBO.com

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08/11/2014 07:58 AM
Fatal crash diverts traffic on I-75 in Pasco County - Tampabay.com

Fatal crash diverts traffic on I-75 in Pasco County
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The Florida Highway Patrol said Charles Hostetter Jr., 36, was driving a Dodge Dakota pickup in the outside southbound lane about 6:40 a.m. Two tractor-trailers were traveling in the center lane beside him. Hostetter tried to move into the center lane ...



08/21/2014 10:01 AM
UPDATE: County Line Rd back open after crash - WTSP 10 News

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UPDATE: County Line Rd back open after crash
WTSP 10 News
That's just south of State Road 54 in Pasco County, near the Hillsborough County border. Initial reports indicated a child was among the injured, but that does not appear to be the case. The Florida Highway Patrol says Jonathan Antramgarza was driving ...
Two hurt in crash on County Line Road in Wesley ChapelTBO.com

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08/07/2014 05:11 PM
VA bill includes funding for new Pasco facility - Tampabay.com (blog)

VA bill includes funding for new Pasco facility
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One is slated for Pasco County, the only Florida site identified in the bill. That's welcome news to veterans like Steve McDonald, who drives nearly an hour from his home in New Port Richey for treatment at Tampa's James A. Haley VA Medical Center for ...
Two pedestrians in Pasco County killed in separate accidentsFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV
Two pedestrians dead in separate Pasco County accidentsWFLA
2 pedestrians killed in separate crashes in New Port RicheyBay News 9
TBO.com
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08/29/2014 11:18 AM
Sunlake High student arrested during school lockdown - TBO.com

Sunlake High student arrested during school lockdown
TBO.com
LAND O' LAKES — A Sunlake High School student was arrested Friday after he told another student he had guns, leading to a lockdown at that school and two other schools, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office reported. The student didn't actually have ...

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08/28/2014 04:45 PM
Pasco inmate captured after escaping from Dade City hospital - TBO.com

Pasco inmate captured after escaping from Dade City hospital
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DADE CITY — A jail inmate who was had been taken to a Dade City hospital briefly escaped Thursday morning, causing four schools and a school bus garage to go into lockdown while deputies searched for him, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office reported.

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