DeSoto County Florida~ EARLY VOTING Any registered and eligible voter in the county may vote early. Early voting is held in the DeSoto County Supervisor of Elections Office at 201 E. Oak Street, Suite 104, Arcaida, FL 34266. Voting Hours: 8AM - 4:30PM Monday - Friday 7AM - 3PM... Read More.
DeSoto County- Sheriff Potter knows that community partnership is very important. That is why last year the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office began its “No Shave” community outreach program. This year... Read More.
Optimistic news for the DeSoto County employment outlook since the COVID 19 pandemic. DeSoto County ranks ninth for the county with the lowest unemployment rate in the state, at 4.5% unemployment. Of the 67 counties in Florida, Lafayette County has the lowest jobless rate at... Read More.
An automobile crash has left one passenger dead in DeSoto County. A 23 year old Port Charlotte man was a passenger in the car. He was ejected and died at the scene. The driver was headed north on Kings Highway, south of CR-761, when he... Read More.
The DeSoto County Sheriff’s office says a repeat offender has been arrested after allegedly stealing a vehicle, using it to steal charcoal from a dollar general, and then trying to conceal the vehicle... Read More.
DeSoto County Sheriffs Narcotic’s Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 31. K9 Kita was present on scene and conducted a free air sniff of the vehicle, which yielded a positive result for the possible presence of narcotics in the vehicle. A... Read More.
Charlotte County Fire and EMS are getting new CPR Equipment to provide improved emergency care. The ‘Lucas’ Chest Compression system will be used to help perform CPR on patients in cardiac arrest. LUCAS® Chest Compression System provides benefits to cardiac arrest patients by delivering Guidelines-consistent, high-quality... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (March 13, 2020) – Charlotte County has taken numerous steps to contain the spread of COVID-19 (new coronavirus). The situation with COVID-19 is evolving quickly and the county is actively planning for various scenarios and how they will impact employees, the... Read More.
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2020) – The Board of County Commissioners is seeking volunteers for the following appointments: Agriculture & Natural Resources Advisory Committee is searching for a Charlotte County resident as a representative of Commodity Production. The term is effective immediately upon approval... Read More.
SARASOTA COUNTY - Sarasota County Government office closures and service schedule changes for the holidays will be as follows: Sarasota County Government Offices: Sarasota County Government offices will be closed Dec. 24-25, and Jan. 1, 2020. Florida Health Department in Sarasota County: The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County will be closed... Read More.