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Get Ready to Scream-A-Geddon
  A new attraction has arrived at St Joe’s in Pasco County. The  Scream-a-Geddon park has five separate horror attractions: Cursed Hayride, Dead Woods, Bedlam 3D, and pair to make your skin crawl – Pandemic and Infected. A Monster Midway will feature food, games, Tarot card readings, merchandise and beer.  Scream-a-Geddon covers dozens of acres west of Dade City in St Joe. The park has five separate horror attractions: Cursed Hayride, Dead Woods, Bedlam 3D, and Pandemic and Infected.
Blacksmith Fire
 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...

FOTMC - Florida Old Time Music  - April  1-2 2016
34rd  Annual Florida Old Time Music Championship The Pioneer Florida Museum Dade City, Florida April 1 & 2 , 2016     PDF Flyer of Old Time Music Championship PDF Flyer of Train Show
Visit the Pioneer Museum
 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. .

Many Problems with I-75/SR 56 Interchange
  There goes the neighborhood. It will take years to get that mess straightened out. Mile-long backup already present on I-75/SR 56 Interchange.   Developers claimed they would have the situation under control. Looks like it will remain far from resolved. Florida DOT plans to begin construction in 2020.
Scott wants the State parks for places to allow hunting
  Gov. Scott wants to make the parks pay for themselves by adding hunting, timber harvesting, cattle grazing and other money-making activities.    
Pasco Goverment Fails to Protect Wildlife
The proposed ordinance to protect wildlife from encroaching development continues to fail. The agreement called for the county to 'initiate a study for the establishment of a wildlife ordinance