Today's News http://www.chronicleonline.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Yoga ... a path to spiritual growth http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/yoga-path-spiritual-growth <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0303_nz_yoga_dominant.jpg" alt="Aviva Mayer conducts a yoga class at the Yoga and Reiki Center in Hernando. " title="Aviva Mayer conducts a yoga class at the Yoga and Reiki Center in Hernando. " align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> Center sees success after first year of business http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/center-sees-success-after-first-year-business <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0303_nz_yoga_third.jpg" alt="A large yoga studio offers students at the Yoga and Reiki Center plenty of room to practice." title="A large yoga studio offers students at the Yoga and Reiki Center plenty of room to practice." align="left" hspace="6" width="111" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> The Yoga and Reiki Center is able to hold classes at no cost.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> The center was founded and is able to remain open using funds that were donated by a late friend of the instructors. After operating for more than a year, the center has expanded, adding a larger number of instructors, services and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">workshops.</span></div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> Donors help reunite man with best friend http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/donors-help-reunite-man-best-friend <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0303_a3_nz_dog_reunited.jpg" alt="Animal Control Officer Terry Funderburk, left, reunites Weezy with his owner, Brad Quickel, after Quickel signed Weezy over to the Citrus County Animal Shelter because he could not pay for his dog’s surgery." title="Animal Control Officer Terry Funderburk, left, reunites Weezy with his owner, Brad Quickel, after Quickel signed Weezy over to the Citrus County Animal Shelter because he could not pay for his dog’s surgery." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Brad Quickel did what he needed to do for Weezy &mdash; his dog, his &ldquo;son&rdquo; &mdash; and will continue to do so.</span></div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> When acknowledging he could not pay the surgical costs for Weezy&rsquo;s broken leg, caused by a car, Quickel decided to give his dog over to the county animal shelter and a chance for surgery.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> 11th annual Kids Fishing Clinic http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/11th-annual-kids-fishing-clinic <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0303_a3_nz_fishing_clinic.jpg" alt="Kids ages 5 through 15 fish from the bank Saturday as they learn the basics of angling skills, fishing safety, fishing ethics and environmental stewardship. The 11th annual free Kids Fishing Clinic was at Fort Island Trail Park, sponsored by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The Yankeetown Coast Guard was on hand, teaching boating safety, while other teaching stations were manned by volunteers from the Citrus Fishing Club. http://www.spiphotos.smugmug.com/" title="Kids ages 5 through 15 fish from the bank Saturday as they learn the basics of angling skills, fishing safety, fishing ethics and environmental stewardship. The 11th annual free Kids Fishing Clinic was at Fort Island Trail Park, sponsored by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The Yankeetown Coast Guard was on hand, teaching boating safety, while other teaching stations were manned by volunteers from the Citrus Fishing Club. http://www.spiphotos.smugmug.com/" align="left" hspace="6" width="132" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> Kids ages 5 through 15 fished from the bank Saturday as they learn the basics of angling skills, fishing safety, fishing ethics and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">environmental stewardship.</span></div> <div> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The 11th annual free Kids Fishing Clinic was at Fort Island Trail Park, sponsored by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. </span></div> <div> COURT DIGEST: Trial starts for shooting suspect http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/court-digest-trial-starts-shooting-suspect <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/marshall_smith_sr.jpg" alt="Marshall Smith Sr. - charged with aggravated battery." title="Marshall Smith Sr. - charged with aggravated battery." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> Vigilante justice and the negative mental affects of prescription painkillers are topics that could surface in the trial, which starts today, for Marshall Smith Sr., 54, charged with aggravated battery with a firearm and shooting into a dwelling.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> The charges date back to a confrontational double shooting in Inverness in late December 2013.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> According to the Citrus County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office, the shooting followed a purse snatching incident earlier in the day involving prescription pills.</div> Folk duo infuse music with taste of history http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/folk-duo-infuse-music-taste-history <img src="http://www.chronicleonline.com/sites/www.chronicleonline.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0303_nz_folk_singers.jpg" alt="Aubrey Atwater is accompanied by her husband, Elwood Donnelly, as they perform a traditional folk song recently during a fundraiser. Money raised by the performance will go toward purchasing software and equipment for the League of Women Voters of Citrus County. The concert was at a league member’s home in Pine Ridge. www.spiphotos.smugmug.com" title="Aubrey Atwater is accompanied by her husband, Elwood Donnelly, as they perform a traditional folk song recently during a fundraiser. Money raised by the performance will go toward purchasing software and equipment for the League of Women Voters of Citrus County. The concert was at a league member’s home in Pine Ridge. www.spiphotos.smugmug.com" align="left" hspace="6" width="102" height="85" /><div id="cke_pastebin"> At a recent fundraiser, League of Women Voters of Citrus County made sure to include women&rsquo;s history into their monthly agenda.&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> The league invited folk duo Atwater-Donnelly to play at the club director&rsquo;s home in Pine Ridge. The band plays an array of instruments, does percussive dances and also narrates their stories with tales and information about women&rsquo;s history.&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> County briefs 3/3/15 http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/county-briefs-3315 <div id="cke_pastebin"> <strong>Mural unveiling slated Wednesday</strong></div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> The Friends of Crystal River State Parks, the Florida Public Archeology Network and Gulf Archeology Research Institute plan the grand unveiling of the Museum Mural Project at the Crystal River Archaeological Park Museum from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> The public is invited to come and see the new mural depicting life at the Mounds Complex around 700 AD.&nbsp;</div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> For the record 3/03/2015 http://www.chronicleonline.com/content/record-3032015 <div id="cke_pastebin"> <strong>DUI arrests</strong></div> <div id="cke_pastebin"> <strong>* Jeffrey Cooper</strong>, 50, of North Running Oak Terrace, Beverly Hills, at 6:31 p.m.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Feb. 27 on an active warrant for one count of driving under the influence with property damage and one count of DUI with personal injury. Cooper turned himself in to the Citrus County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office. His bond was set at $10,000.</span></div> <div id="cke_pastebin">