Ocklawaha Civil War Reenactment

Ocklawaha Civil War Reenactment

The 29th Annual Ocklawaha River Raid will be held on November 2 and 3, 2013, and is hosted by the 2nd Battalion, Hardy’s Brigade Civil War Re-enactor/Living History units. We are pleased to announce this re-enactment will be held on a new site. In cooperation with the Florida Horse Park the event will take place […]

David Harrington Dies in Marion County Crash

David Harrington Dies in Marion County Crash

  Williston, Florida — A young man by the name of David Eugene Harrington Jr., 22, of Williston, Florida was killed in an accident on October 27, 2013. Harrington was traveling westbound on CR 326 approaching the intersection of NW 150th Avenue when his 2000 Chevy Pickup truck left the paved portion of the roadway […]

Luis Toledo Attempts Suicide While Being Questioned

Luis Toledo Attempts Suicide While Being Questioned

  Daytona Beach, Florida — Luis Toledo was at the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office’s Operations Center talking with investigators Saturday morning. Toledo is the person of interest in the disappearance of Yessenia Suarez and her two children, 8-year-old Michael Otto and 9-year-old Thalia Otto. The mother and her two children are suspected to be deceased, […]

Philip Chism Killed His Math Teacher Colleen Ritzer With A Box Cutter

Philip Chism Killed His Math Teacher Colleen Ritzer With A Box Cutter

  Danvers, Massachusetts — Philip Chism, 14, murdered Danvers High School math teacher Colleen Ritzer, 24, of Massachusetts on Tuesday October 22, 2013. According to reports Chism may have been infatuated with Ritzer and became enraged after she didn’t show any interest in him. Students from Ritzer’s Algebra class told investigators that she had asked […]

Pam Bondi Petitions Supreme Court On Legalizing Marijuana

Pam Bondi Petitions Supreme Court On Legalizing Marijuana

  Tallahassee, Florida — In accordance with state law, the Attorney General’s Office on October 24, 2013, petitioned the Florida Supreme Court for an advisory opinion on the validity of a proposed constitutional amendment regarding medical marijuana. Florida law requires that proposals be presented fairly and accurately. The petition filed by the Attorney General’s Office […]

Benjamin Boles Of Belleview High Arrested For Aggravated Battery

Benjamin Boles Of Belleview High Arrested For Aggravated Battery

  Belleview, Florida — Belleview High School Student Benjamin Austin Boles,18, has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Battery. On October 23, 2013, Deputy Nickolas Frost responded to Munroe Regional Medical Center in reference to an incident that occurred at Belleview High School. Upon Frost making contact with the victim and his parents he [Frost] […]

Jonathan Whatley Identified In Surveillance Video And Arrested

Jonathan Whatley Identified In Surveillance Video And Arrested

  Ocala, Florida — On Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at approximately 3:11 p.m., Ocala Police Department Detectives Michael Bowman and Melissa Buetti arrested the suspect in the Smash and Grab Burglaries that occurred to three Diamond Oil stores in Ocala. During the burglaries, glass windows were smashed out and beer & cigarettes stolen. The first […]

Florida Department Of Corrections Officer Scott Johns arrested for Capital Sexual Battery

Florida Department Of Corrections Officer Scott Johns arrested for Capital Sexual Battery

  Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office received a call on Monday, October 21, 2013, from an Ocala woman claiming that she had caught her “significant other” molesting her daughter in the child’s bed. According to reports, the mother told deputies that she woke up around 5:40 a.m., and discovered her significant other, […]

William Clark Arrested After DNA Ties Him To Burglary

William Clark Arrested After DNA Ties Him To Burglary

  Winter Haven, Florida — On Monday, October 21, 2013, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Todd William Clark, 41, of Winter Haven, charging him with Grand Theft and Business Burglary. On May 19, 2013 Marc’s Auto Repair/Thrift Store was burglarized. Approximately $500.00 in miscellaneous items were stolen to include a child’s bicycle, stuffed […]

Food Stamps Sold For Cash Despite Felony Warnings

Food Stamps Sold For Cash Despite Felony Warnings

  Tallahassee, Florida — Despite warnings from the Department of Children and Families, Food Stamp recipients continue to break the law by selling the benefits for cash. There is a growing trend in Florida that affects both Food Stamp recipients and the owners and employees of Food Stamp authorized retail stores . It is called […]

Foreign Governments Lash Out At Obama And The NSA

Foreign Governments Lash Out At Obama And The NSA

  The Brazilian, Mexican, and French Government have recently lashed out against the U.S. Government for its continual use of illegal spying techniques. President Obama was at the brunt of most of the conversations. According to reports leaked by Snowden, NSA illegally hacked former Mexican President Felipe Calderon’s e-mail account which was also used by […]

Texting While At AMC Theaters Allowed?

Texting While At AMC Theaters Allowed?

  As is if people rudely talking during a movie wasn’t enough, AMC Theaters are going to create isles just for texting. True, or just another media rumor? You may have recently seen reports on many news stations and on-line media outlets claiming AMC Theaters is creating texting isles specifically for individuals that refuse to […]

Paddock Mall Trick-or-Treating

Paddock Mall Trick-or-Treating

  If you are looking for a safe indoor location to take your children Trick-or-Treating, head to the Paddock Mall on Thursday October 31, 2013. There will be mall-wide Trick-or-Treating from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Kidgit members will have access to the “fun zone” area with face painting, crafts, giveaways, and treats starting at 4:00 […]

Drug Take Back Event, No Questions Asked

Drug Take Back Event, No Questions Asked

Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Ocala Police Department, and in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), will participate in the National Pill Take Back Day planned for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, October 26, 2013.     A uniformed officer will be stationed at the following “no […]

Dog lover branded his girlfriend’s vagina

Dog lover branded his girlfriend’s vagina

  Arizona — A man and two women have been arrested in Arizona after authorities found videos in the man’s house which contained footage of the three individuals having sex with a dog. Christopher Lynn Jackson, 47, Josephine Erikson, 61, and Mary Kanitz, 48, have all been indicted by an Arizona grand jury on charges […]