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Last day to register for the Miss Cooter Queen Semi-Finals!

Last day to register for the Miss Cooter Queen Semi-Finals!

Inverness, FL-- Today is the last day to register to compete to become the spokes model for the Great American Cooter Festival, as well as for a $1,000 cash prize in the Miss Cooter Queen Semi-Finals.

Fill out your application here.

if you don't want to compete, but you have an interest watching the pageant, head to The Grove on at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17 to cheer them on! 

18th Annual Rails to Trails Bike Ride

18th Annual Rails to Trails Bike Ride

Inverness, FL-- The 18th Annual Rails to Trails Bike Ride will take place this Sunday from 7 a.m. - 9 a.m. at the North Apopka trailhead of the Withlacoochee State Trail.

Riders will choose between distances of 15 miles, all the way up to 100 miles. 

Click here to register online. Riders under 12 pay $15 to register, and riders over 12 pay $25.

County proclaims Crime Prevention Month

County proclaims Crime Prevention Month

 

On Sept. 25, the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners presented a proclamation to Sergeant Chris Evan, McGruff --The Crime Fighting Dog, and Captain Doug Dodd at their regular meeting proclaiming October 2012 as “Crime Prevention Month” in Citrus County.

The vitality of our county depends on how safe we keep our homes, neighborhoods, schools, workplaces, and communities.

Storage Auction Lien Sale tomorrow

Storage Auction Lien Sale tomorrow

Lecanto, Florida--The StoreRight Self Storage facility is up for auction, and it begins tomorrow at 9:30 a.m.

The StoreRight Self Storage is located at 1227 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461.

Those interested should be prepared to pay cash only.

Volunteers wanted for Guardian ad Litem Program

Volunteers wanted for Guardian ad Litem Program

Inverness, Florida -- The Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Program currently seeks volunteers to serve as advocates for children who have been removed from their homes as a result of alleged neglect, abandonment, or abuse in Citrus, Hernando, Lake Marion, and Sumter Counties


According to a recent release, court appointed GAL volunteers must meet certain requirements and go through a training and certification process before being able to advocate for a child.

Citrus Springs Community Center celebrates anniversary

Citrus Springs Community Center celebrates anniversary

Citrus Springs, Florida -- Come help celebrate the 10th Anniversary for the Citrus Springs Community Center today!

Attendees will enjoy a free concert by the Nature Coast Band at 2:30 p.m. at 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs.

9/11 Memorial and Walk

9/11 Memorial and Walk

Inverness, Florida-- On Tuesday, September 11, from noon to 7 p.m., the City of Inverness plans to host a memorial for those who lost their lives during the tragedy on September 11, 2001. 

According to the City of Inverness website, the city honors the fallen every year.

They invite you to join in this year's memorial, where they plan to remember the lost and recognize the brave men and women who serve and protect the U.S.