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Thursday, October 14, 2021
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Citrus Springs Middle School teacher remains behind bars

Dunnellon -- Citrus Springs Middle School teacher, Jeffrey Brake, was still behind bars on August 20, following his arrest. Until the school hires another teacher,...

How Floridians handle a hurricane, a Mustang didn’t make it

Citrus County -- Hurricane Elsa spared Citrus County from severe damage as it hugged Florida's Gulf Coast, although, there was some flooding and a...

Elsa regains hurricane status as a category 1 – Live streaming in real-time from...

Live streaming in real-time from Marine Science Station After weakening to a tropical storm near Cuba, the system restrengthened into a Category 1 hurricane as...
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Bay scallop season opens July 1 for certain counties

Citrus County -- Recreational bay scallop season for Franklin County through the northwestern portion of Taylor County, as well as Levy, Citrus, and Hernando...
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CCSO deputy, who was a school resource officer, arrested after sending explicit photos

Citrus County -- A Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested after he sent explicit photos of a woman's genitals to the woman and...

Southern fox squirrel habitats destroyed during breeding season in Crystal River, residents furious

Crystal River -- The face of Crystal River is changing, and many residents do not feel it is for the better of the community. With...
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Owner of roofing company arrested for second time on fraud charges

In Late 2019, Citrus Gazette published a story on Elite Roofing and Gutters after customers from multiple counties reported that they had been scammed...
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Lecanto High School teacher arrested, sent sexual text messages, threatened to kill student

Lecanto, Florida -- On May 21, 2021, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) was contacted in reference to a Lecanto High School teacher sending...
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HEALTH ALERT: Mosquito-borne disease activity has increased in Citrus County

Citrus County -- The Florida Department of Health in Citrus County (DOH-Citrus) today advised residents there has been an increase in mosquito-borne disease activity...
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Hummer catches fire after Florida man loads gas containers, lights cigarette

On Wednesday, May 12, Citrus County Fire Rescue had to be dispatched to a vehicle fire at South Alabama Avenue and West Grover Cleveland...