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    Historical Society held meeting May 15th and hosting a presentation of A Day in the Life of a Second Seminole War Soldier Speaker - Paddington McCormick – portrayed by Steven Rinck(circa 1835 – 1842)   A typical day in the life of a Second Seminole War era soldier will be depicted by Paddington McCormick. He is an immigrant Irish-American; a regular infantryman soldier of the United States Army, with definite opinions of the state militias, recruited to fight against the Seminoles in a war of Indian removal. The Second Seminole War, often referred to as the Seminole War, is regarded as “the longest and most costly of the Indian conflicts of the United States.”


 On December 23, 2014 Louis and Diane Riggleman's home was significantly damaged by fire and smoke. They unfortunately did not have insurance. Lewis is the local blacksmith and donated countless hours to local festivals and events. Barking Dogs,Eddie Wayne and Under Construction,Mark Hanna and Electric Swamp, Beaumonts, Bubba Katt,Keith Flemming - Magic, Cowboy Tom - Horse Show -  Sunday Feb 1st in San Ann Park 12 to 5 PM, music, food and fun benefit for Rigglemans. The fund raiser was a success and helped get Diane and Lewis with a good start at rebuilding their home. A future fund raiser will be...
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Tampabay.comHundreds of math exams invalidated as Florida hits another school testing snag ...Tampabay.comJeff Eakins, Hillsborough County's acting superintendent, announced Tuesday that the 45,000 students in his district affected by the decision will be given choices, including taking a district final exam instead, or using a state end-of-course exam ...Pasco high school's EOC exams invalidatedWTSP 10 NewsFlorida Math End of Course Exams Don't Count This YearPatch.comState: Math end-of-course exams won't factor in gradesTBO.comWUSF Newsall 40 news articles »
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WTSP 10 NewsCarjacking suspect at large in Pasco CountyWTSP 10 NewsPasco County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspected carjacker, Jeffery Hazelbacker, a reported transient from New Port Richey. Hazelbacker stole the victim's silver 2001 Toyota Camry with the Florida license plate tag number 0132QK. Hazelbacker ...Florida carjacking suspect could be coming to West VirginiaWBOY-TVAuthorities still seeking man accused of violent carjacking in Pasco CountyTampabay.comSearch Continues for Missing Pasco TeenPatch.comTBO.com -FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVall 15 news articles »
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WTSP 10 NewsThree men sought in Pasco beating caseWTSP 10 NewsPasco County, Florida -- Three men are being sought by the Pasco Sheriff's Office after luring another man to different locations and beating him. The victim was lured to Hudson because he was told a woman was in danger, but once there several other ...Pasco county deputies searching for dangerous kidnapping suspectsFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV3 Pasco Kidnapping Suspects Remain on the LoosePatch.comall 8 news articles »
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WFLATwo injured in tubing accident in Pasco CountyWFLAThe injured teens, who are both 16, were riding a tube being pulled by a jet ski on Lake Padgett, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokesman Officer Baryl Martin said. The incident occurred shortly before 2:30 p.m. in the gated The ...Two youths crash into dock while tubing in PascoTBO.comall 12 news articles »
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Pasco County Neighborhood Sues County over Drainage PlanFlorida Water Daily (registration) (blog)The [Timber Oaks] course shut down in 2006, and a developer's idea to turn the vacant 78 acres into 230 family home sites died two years ago after the Pasco County Commission rejected the plan from golf course owner Pacer LC. Pacer sued the county over ...
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TBO.comFasano, Pasco's tax collector, works as consultant for Florida Hospital Tampa BayTBO.comNEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County Tax Collector Mike Fasano, champion of “little guys and gals,” has maintained a lucrative consulting contract with Florida Hospital Tampa Bay since being appointed to his position in 2013. In addition to his nearly ...Pasco Tax Collector Mike Fasano, one of the loudest critics of Florida House's ...SaintPetersBlog (blog)all 2 news articles »
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    Historical Society held meeting May 15th and hosting a presentation of A Day in the Life of a Second Seminole War Soldier Speaker - Paddington McCormick – portrayed by Steven Rinck(circa 1835 – 1842)   A typical day in the life of a Second Seminole War era soldier will be depicted by Paddington McCormick. He is an immigrant Irish-American; a regular infantryman soldier of the United States Army, with definite opinions of the state militias, recruited to fight against the Seminoles in a war of Indian removal. The Second Seminole War, often referred to as the Seminole War, is regarded as “the longest and most...
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 Aerial View of Pioneer Florida MuseumIt is located on a 20-acre wooded hillside and has over ten main buildings. Eight buildings are historically significant and were moved from surrounding Pasco County communities to the museum grounds. 
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