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.
AFTER A LONG DAY OF SNIBBLING AND ACCUSATIONS, VENICE CITY MANAGER ISSAC TURNER DECIDED TO STEP DOWN TUESDAY. AFTER NEARLY FOUR HOURS OF DEBATE THE COUNCIL CAME TO A VOTE, WHICH WAS 4-3 IN FAVOR OF KEEPING TURNER, BUT SHORTLY AFTER THAT HE AND... Read More.
THE VENICE CITY COUNCIL ON TUESDAY VOTED TO POSTPONE DISCUSSING CITY MANAGER ISSAC TURNER’S PERFORMANCE UNTIL THEIR NEXT MEETING ON FEBRUARY 8TH. IN ADDITION, CITY MAYOR JOHN HOLIC PUBLICLY SCOLDED COUNCIL MEMBER BOB DANIELS FOR TRYING TO PRIVATELY BROKER TURNER’S RESIGNATION, SAYING “NONE... Read More.
VENICE CITY MANAGER ISSAC TURNER IS IN A FIGHT FOR HIS JOB. PUBLISHED REPORTS SAY THAT TURNER CONFIRMED AT LEAST ONE CURRENT AND TWO FORMER CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS HAVE ASKED FOR HIS RESIGNATION. TURNER ALSO SAID THAT COUNCIL MEMBER BOB DANIELS HANDED HIM AN... Read More.