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NPR police searching for missing man

NPR police searching for missing man

New Port Richey police are investigating the disappearance of a man who has been missing since Monday.
Published: 07/22/15

Elevated bacteria count spurs Hudson Beach health advisory

Elevated levels of enterococci bacteria in the water have prompted the Florida Department of Health in Pasco County to issue health advisories at Robert J. Strickland Beach in Hudson.
Published: 07/22/15
NPR recreation center offering youngsters tennis help

NPR recreation center offering youngsters tennis help

NEW PORT RICHEY — Summer vacation is in full swing each weekday morning for more than a dozen students.
Published: 07/21/15
Updated: 07/22/15

Nocco seeks money for higher pay to stem turnover

NEW PORT RICHEY — In front of first responders and their families, Pasco County commissioners on Tuesday voted to increase the county’s property tax rate to pay higher salaries for a sheriff’s department that unwittingly has evol...
Published: 07/21/15

School News, July 22

Schools offering feed-read program
Published: 07/21/15
Lighthouse director claims bagging queen title

Lighthouse director claims bagging queen title

PORT RICHEY — Like prizefighters before a showdown, Sylvia Perez and Patrick Helm couldn’t resist “talking smack,” with a lot of chuckles as they donned blindfolds for their recent bagging contest at a Publix Supermarket i...
Published: 07/21/15
Superheroes, science collide at NPR Library program

Superheroes, science collide at NPR Library program

NEW PORT RICHEY — Science is a subject that shouldn’t only be taught in a classroom, and the local public library proves that with their summer reading program for kids.
Published: 07/21/15

Girl, 7, boy, 11, injured when pickup strikes bike in Zephyrhills

Two children were injured when they were hit by a vehicle while riding on a bicycle on Sunday afternoon in Zephyrhills, police said.
Published: 07/20/15
Investigation released in lawn mower accident that severed toddler’s foot

Investigation released in lawn mower accident that severed toddler’s foot

More details were released today in a Spring Hill lawn mower accident that severed the foot of a 2-year-old boy on Saturday.
Published: 07/20/15
Student volunteers work up sweat on litter patrol

Student volunteers work up sweat on litter patrol

NEW PORT RICHEY — Summer break for most students boils down to fun in the sun. But litterbugs don’t seem to take a summer break, so some youth advisory board members in New Port Richey recently sweated it out for a few hours to pick up ...
Published: 07/20/15