Sinkhole drains retention pond at Pimlico Executive Golf Course

Birds feast on fish after a sinkhole prompted the water to drain from a retention pond at Pimlico Executive Golf Course.

A sinkhole has drained a retention pond at Pimlico Executive Golf Course. Sam Wartinbee of District Property Management confirmed this morning that a sinkhole, about eight feet across, caused the pond to drain. He said that work to fill in the sinkhole will be taking place but did not offer an immediate timeline. Birds were making […]

State Sen. Alan Hays files paperwork to seek another office

State Sen. Alan Hays

Sen. Alan Hays, who represents The Villages, has prefiled to run for supervisor of elections in Lake County. The Umatilla Republican, if elected, would succeed the long-serving Emogene Stegall in the supervisor of elections office. Last year, Hays had applied for the president’s job at Lake-Sumter State College, but failed to make the early cut. […]

Village of Alhambra couple crowned Mardi Gras king and queen

Louisiana Club Mardi Gras King and Queen Art and Sandy Owens.

The 2016 King and Queen of the Louisiana Club’s Mardi Gras Ball were crowned on Fat Tuesday. With more 400 festive subjects looking on the 2015 king and queen relinquished their crowns and jewels, and shared a drink with the incoming royalty. In a nod to the traditional Cajun Mardi Gras, David Bradley serving as Ball […]