BROOKSVILLE – Nearly three years after the brutal stabbing death of 29-year-old Dwayne Alan Brown inside his Spring Hill home, a Judge ordered the man responsible for Brown’s murder to spend the next quarter century behind bars.
HERNANDO – Have you ever wanted to show your appreciation to first responders who risk their lives every day to protect ours? Hernando County Fire Rescue is making that possible by offering qualified citizens an opportunity to volunteer HCFR Fire Corps.
SPRING HILL – The First Amendment is arguably the most important Amendment in the Bill of Rights, but there are exceptions as to when, where, and how it is appropriate to express free speech. For instance; it’s not okay to scream ‘fire’ falsely in a crowded movie theater, threaten the President of the United States, or publicly protest in the nude – well – in most places it’s not okay. Common sense plays a major role in accurately comprehending the U.S. Constitution, which, lately, is something to be desired.
UPDATE: 10:49 A.M. – The Sheriff’s Office has identified the deceased as 22-year-old Alek Nathaniel Smith.
Officials say 21-year-old Victoria Anne Casey and a 2-year-old child were also in the residence at the time of the attack. Casey suffered minor injuries. The child was not injured.
SPRING HILL – Officials say a man was beat and shot to death early this morning during a home invasion on Legend Street.
HERNANDO – The term quota is a dirty word among most chief law enforcement officers. They’d rather you refer to it as statistical policing or other variant to avoid speculation that arrests, and traffic citations are conducted using a numbers-based system. However you slice it, the controversy has led to numerous lawsuits across the country, resulting in millions-of-dollars in settlements.