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“I believe in this little town. . . . I have that hometown pride.” Michael Gallagher, who owns Bizzoco’s Italian Pizzeria on Kass CircleCHARLIE KAIJO | Times

As Spring Hill turns 50, longtime residents contemplate its future

SPRING HILL Greg Kirkland looked down his street near Kass Circle — the original commercial core of Spring Hill — and considered the future of his now 50-year-old community. Most of Spring Hill lacks sidewalks, he pointed out, and Kass is dominated by down-market enterprises, including a thrift store and a used fur …

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  1. Letters to the Editor

    Letters

    Thank a Public Service worker

    Across the United States and in cities like Brooksville and Spring Hill, government employees serve and protect us every day. Throughout the year, but especially during Public Service Recognition Week, May 1 to 7, we should gratefully acknowledge their service.

  2. Hometown Hernando for April 28

    Human Interest

    We want your news!

    Hometown Hernando is devoted to everyday life in our county, whether it's snapshots from your family reunion, recreational sporting event, news from your last club meeting or just a few lines thanking someone for a job well done. You can contact Hometown Hernando news coordinator Jean …

    Temple supports People Helping People: For more than six years, members of Temple Beth David have been helping fill backpacks for People Helping People’s Weekend Blessings program. Using funds from PHP, temple members purchase the food items. The volunteers pick up the empty backpacks from Deltona Elementary School, fill the bags and then return them to the school. Judy Elkin is chairwoman for the templeâ  s backpack group. Volunteers, from left, are: Harriet Fine, Pat Reiman, Eileen Beaman, Karen Moore, Elkin, Joan Ottenstein and Ellie Catcher.
  3. As Spring Hill turns 50, longtime residents contemplate its future

    Growth

    SPRING HILL

    Greg Kirkland looked down his street near Kass Circle — the original commercial core of Spring Hill — and considered the future of his now 50-year-old community.

    “I believe in this little town. . . . I have that hometown pride.” Michael Gallagher, who owns Bizzoco’s Italian Pizzeria on Kass Circle
  4. DeWitt: The 'vintage' look of old Spring Hill

    Growth

    “Vintage."

    That's what people, at least some young people, consider homes in the oldest part of Spring Hill, according to Hernando County planner Pat McNeese.

  5. Eight-year-old shows grand champion pullets in new county fair competition

    Events

    BROOKSVILLE — For some kids, exhibiting livestock at the county fair is all about the belt buckles.

    Lane Goodwin, wearing his championship buckle, will sell this and two more chickens.
  6. Hernando Vendors for April 28

    News

    Vendors

    • Vendors are needed for Springstead High School's flea markets, which will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 13 in the parking lot of the school's theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Vendor spaces are $10 and include two parking spaces. For information, call Greg at (352) …

  7. Hernando Government Meetings for April 28

    News

    Government meetings

    Here is a listing of public meetings scheduled for this week:

    Friday