There will be a food distribution event on August 19th at the Turner Agri-Civic Center. State Representative Spencer Roach, Farm Share, and DeSoto County Administration have arranged the dive-thru event. It starts at 9 AM. Volunteers needed! If you'd like to help call, 863-993-4800.Farm... Read More.
DeSoto County Will Host "Freedom Fest" On July 4th At The Turner Agri-Civic CenterDeSoto County will host a free all-day event for the community this Independence Day called Freedom Fest,... Read More.
DeSoto County Seeks Public Input As It Considers New Solar Power CenterDeSoto County in Florida gained recognition for being home to the largest solar-power generation plant in the US, the DeSoto Energy Center, which was commissioned by then-President Barack Obama in 2009.Since then,... Read More.
Charlotte County, FL – January 5, 2023A naked man was arrested after exposing himself outside a Port Charlotte daycare. When deputies arrived, they were alerted by staff that they last noticed the male near the outdoor shower area on the right side of the... Read More.
Port Charlotte Town Center Mall could be facing an uncertain future. The Bloomberg Report reports that Washington Prime Group, parent company of the Port Charlotte Town Center mall in Port Charlotte and Edison Mall in Fort Myers is preparing to file for bankruptcy. This... Read More.
GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT SIGNED THE 2011 BUDGET INTO LAW THURSDAY IN THE VILLAGES, BUT HIS LINE ITEM VETOS HIT VERY CLOSE TO HOME. A HALF MILLION DOLLARS THAT WAS TARGETED FOR THE LOVELAND CENTER WAS SLASHED TO THE SURPRISE OF STATE SENATOR NANCY DETERT... Read More.