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Opinion: Publix – Where Ordering is a Pleasure

Grocers are some of the last holdouts in joining the online ordering world until recently. Over the last few years, grocery delivery has become “a thing” and doesn’t show any signs of slowing for...

Check your irrigation timer

The Southwest Florida Water Management District (District) is reminding residents to check the timers on their irrigation system controllers this weekend, which is the beginning of Daylight Saving Time. Saturday night is when we will...

Homosassa Inshore Fishing Weekly Report 3/8

A very cool fish that has become a standard "talk around the dock" is our Nature Coast Snook. A colder than normal January took a toll on the snook population, but from the reports of...

Inaugural Construction 101 Class Graduates Nine Students

Inverness, Fla. – What started as an abstract idea over a year ago culminated on Wednesday night with the graduation of nine ready to work students. The Construction 101course offered at Withlacoochee Technical College...

Himmel issues statement on Huffington Post article

The Huffington Post recently published an article, “Exclusive: Florida Public School Teacher Has A White Nationalist Podcast.” Today, Citrus County Schools Superintendent, Sam Himmel, issued the following statement: “On Friday, March 2, 2018 the Citrus...
Veteran Affairs

VA launches Concierge for Care program

'We want to connect with Veterans before they know they need us’ WASHINGTON — On February 22nd, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the launch of Concierge for Care, a health-care enrollment initiative that...

Solar co-op launched

Citrus County residents forming solar co-op to go solar together, get a discount Neighbors in Citrus County have formed a solar co-op to save money and make going solar easier, while building a network of...
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Commissioners Priority

I understand there are many issues facing our Commissioners, however, I feel their first priority should be public safety. That brings us to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Department. Do you know the Sheriff, Mike Prendergast,...

Homosassa Inshore Fishing Report 2/19

Never thought February would feel so warm. The fishing has been good but this week our tides are spread out. Depending on the style angler you are, can determine how or where you can...

Presidents’ Day offers for Suncoast Standard readers

In honor of Presidents' Day, some of our advertising partners have presented offers for Suncoast Standard readers. These offers are all valid until February 28, 2018, and range across various fields. There is no...