ATTENTION: ONLY 3 per Year - Starting Jan 1, 2024DeSoto County Social Services will provide eligible applicants with up to three benefits per calendar year:(1) Home Energy benefit per twelve months, (1) Summer Crisis benefit, and (1) Winter Crisis benefit.The Crisis benefits are October 1 through... Read More.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Greg Steube (R-Fla.) today introduced legislation to provide income tax relief to Americans recovering from Hurricane Ian. The legislation designates Hurricane Ian as a qualified disaster for the purposes of determining... Read More.
DeSoto County Sheriff's DepartmentIt is with great sadness that we share the passing of retired Sergeant William "Bill" Albritton on Thursday, February 23, 2023. Bill served the citizens of DeSoto County throughout his 22-year career as a member of the Uniformed Patrol Bureau, as the... Read More.
Agriculture Commissioner-Elect Wilton Simpson, State Senator Jay Collins (R-Tampa), Chair of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, and Representative David Borrero (R-Sweetwater) today announced a framework for planned legislation to restrict foreign control of Florida agriculture land and key strategic military lands. Commissioner-Elect Simpson and... Read More.
Certain alcohol sales methods allowed by the Governor’s emergency order during the pandemic will now be permanent ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis signed into law Senate Bill 148, which authorizes restaurants, or vendors of alcoholic beverages also holding a public... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ARE LOOKING TO END FUNDING FOR PARKS AND RECREATION SERVICES IN THE CITY OF VENICE WHICH COULD PUT THE BURDEN OF RUNNING THEM ON TAXPAYERS. COMMISSIONERS WILL DISCUSS THE ISSUE TODAY AT THEIR REGULAR COUNTY COMMISSION MEETING AT THE R L... Read More.