• HHPS Annual Membership Meeting

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society will host its annual meeting on Thursday, December 16th from 6:30pm – 8:00pm at Brooksville City Hall. Annual board elections will take place at the meeting as well as the LeeAnne Shoeman Award. All are welcome to attend.

  • Lee Anne Shoeman Award Winner 2019: Bill Rosst

    William Rosst became a member of Hernando Past in 2010. For almost a decade, he was always willing to help the society as a board member, and later as an ex officio board member. He purchased a computer projector for the organization. He provided wonderful lectures/presentations on the history of the MAYA, drawn from his rich experience as an archaeologist…

  • Lee Anne Shoeman Preservation Award 2019 – Now Accepting Applications

    LeeAnne Shoeman was a gifted educator and historian.  She worked tirelessly for the Hernando Historical Museum Association, as well as the Historic Hernando Preservation Society.  Her work on the Bay Port historical marker  project was something she poured her heart and soul into.  She was an individual who strived for historic accuracy, and correctness of the written word.  Her work as an educator at…

  • December HHPS Meeting

    Please join us for our 4th quarter business meeting and holiday potluck supper party. We will be holding elections for the 2019 officers and board members and voting on the LeeAnne Shoeman Preservation Award nominees. There will also be a small fundraising auction. Please bring a small, inexpensive wrapped Christmas ornament for a fun gift exchange. Thursday, December 6, 6:30 pm…

  • LeeAnne Shoeman Preservation Award 2018

    The Lee Anne Shoeman Preservation Award is presented annually to a person who as contributed to understanding of the historic significance of Hernando County, and or furthering historic education in Hernando County. It is named in honor of Lee Anne Shoeman, a gifted educator and historian. The award serves as a beacon of hope that the work of Ms. Shoeman…

  • Dr. Roger Landers Recipient of the LeeAnne Shoeman Award

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society was delighted to present Dr. Roger Landers with the LeeAnne Showman Award for Preservation for 2016 at the January 5th meeting. Dr. Landers is one of Hernando County’s leading historians and was a teacher, principal and district administrator in the Hernando County School System for nearly 33 years. Dr. Landers received a Doctorate Degree from Florida State University. He has been a…

  • Brooksville Parade 2016

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society took second place for the best commercial float thanks to Jamie and Robert Aubery of J. Rayne Photography who built a Time Machine! Members of the HHPS dressed up to represent Christmas throughout the Ages. A million thanks to the Auberys for their hard work!

  • Jonathan L Yeager Presented With the LeeAnne Shoeman Preservation Award

    Contributed by: Mary Moses The names of many worthy nominees were presented to the Historic Hernando Preservation Society for the LeeAnne Shoeman Award. The award was established to honor LeeAnne Shoeman, an educator, historian, and gifted writer. She came to an untimely end in 2014, and both the Hernando Historical Museum Association, and Historic Hernando Preservation Society sought to find ways to honor her…