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Community turns out to support local race car driver battling leukemia

Community turns out to support local race car driver battling leukemia

By KEVIN BRADY Billy Boyd Jr. has brought smiles to thousands of race fans as a fan favorite at East Bay Raceway, racing sprint cars and as a major ambassador…

Smiles and star treatment at annual senior Christmas dinner

Smiles and star treatment at annual senior Christmas dinner

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN It was a “Night at the Oscars” for the roughly 650 seniors at the annual holiday Christmas dinner at the Showmen’s Club on Thursday. The event is…

Soon, butterflies will dance to a new tune

Soon, butterflies will dance to a new tune

By PENNY FLETCHER When Robert Moffa heard the music of singer/songwriter Marc Chase, he knew he’d found the right person to write a song that would embody the meaning of…

Canadian Company in process of buying TECO Energy Inc.

Canadian Company in process of buying TECO Energy Inc.

By PENNY FLETCHER Shareholders of TECO Energy Inc. voted Dec. 4 to approve a proposed sale of the company to Emera Inc., based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. The possibility…

Scams abound: many target the over-65 crowd: Warning for last-minute shoppers and ‘lonely hearts’

Scams abound: many target the over-65 crowd:  Warning for last-minute shoppers and ‘lonely hearts’

By PENNY FLETCHER In the last-minute rush to buy gifts for friends and family, many don’t check out the online companies they order from like they usually would. Warnings come…

Color, creativity abound at SCC WinterFest

Color, creativity abound at SCC WinterFest

By LISA STARK It was a jolly time indeed at the historic Golf Cart Parade and WinterFest in Sun City Center, presented last Saturday by Minto Communities. This year’s theme…

SCC Photo Club Best of the Best winners

SCC Photo Club Best of the Best winners

The Sun City Center Photo Club has announced the winners of its annual Best of the Best competition. The Best in Show winner is “Painting With Light, Lido Beach” by…

Two left feet? No problem. This Holiday Season: Dance!

Two left feet? No problem. This Holiday Season: Dance!

By LISA STARK Their motto is “Walk in, Dance out,” and for Fred Astaire Dance Studio owners Kelle and David Chancellor, the statement is the foundation of their lives. “With…

Letter to the Editor: December 17, 2015

Dear Editor, I sincerely feel the judging of the 2015 Golf Cart Parade was totally unfair, and many, many others who live in our communities would agree. I would like…

Obituaries: December 17, 2015

Marie M. Davis Marie M. Davis, of Sun City Center, Fla., passed away on December 7, 2015. Born February 22, 1927, in Cecil, Ga., she moved to Hillsborough County when…