Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core, a term that many parents across the U.S. are all too familiar with in the education system. Most recently in Florida, where Common Core was initiated for the 2013 school year for second through 12th grades.     Parents are seeing an increase in Homework as well as an increase in the difficulty. […]

Ocala DUI Checkpoint Public Safety Alert – Labor Day Weekend

Ocala DUI Checkpoint Public Safety Alert – Labor Day Weekend

    COMPREHENSIVE ROADSIDE DUI CHECKPOINT IN OCALA   Ocala: The Florida Highway Patrol will be conducting a Comprehensive Roadside Sobriety Checkpoint (CRSC) within the Ocala District, on Friday, August 30, 2013 starting at 8:00 P.M. This multi-agency checkpoint will be conducted in Marion County in the 700 block of South Magnolia Avenue, in the […]

Marion County Schools Could Lose Its Sports Programs

Marion County Schools Could Lose Its Sports Programs

    When the Marion County school district meets with the teachers union to discuss this year’s budget, coaches and club directors could be asked to take as much as a 30 percent pay cut. Supplemental contracts are paid to the coaches and others who lead the school districts extracurricular activities, and those payments range […]

UPDATE Howard Darden Found In North Carolina

UPDATE Howard Darden Found In North Carolina

MOTHER AND SON FOUND   The alert for Howard Darden, 11, and Angela Darden the mother has been called off. Both were found safe in North Carolina, said Seminole County Sheriff’s deputies. Deputies say someone watching the news reported their location. Angela’s yellow Volkswagen had been painted black. Angela Darden had taken the boy from […]

Deadly Amoeba Claims Another Life In Florida

Deadly Amoeba Claims Another Life In Florida

MIAMI – 12-year-old Zachary Reyna has been infected by a deadly amoeba. He was infected while knee boarding with friends in a ditch near his family’s home. Zachary’s uncle said, “doctors say he is not showing any brain activity.” “The doctors did all they could do. It’s up to the good man upstairs,” he said, […]

A Pass For License Free Fishing In Florida

A Pass For License Free Fishing In Florida

On September 1st, 2013 you and your family can enjoy a day of license free saltwater fishing anywhere in Florida. On August 26, 2013 Governor Rick Scott and the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission announced that on Sept 1, 2013 Florida residents as well as visitors can experience the fun activities saltwater recreation has to […]

Sylvan Learning Center Thief Arrested

Sylvan Learning Center Thief Arrested

On August 21, 2013 we reported that the Sylvan Learning Center, located at 3231 SE Maricamp Rd., had been burglarized. Property was stolen and estimated to be worth $15,000. During the investigation police learned that a substitute teacher for the Sylvan Learning center who had recently been written up for job performance was their number […]

Marion County Water Taste Test

Marion County Water Taste Test

Marion County seems to have tasty water as it has been deemed the county with the best tasting water. The Florida Rural Water Association gave Marion County the title after a panel rated Marion County’s water based on color, taste, and quench factor. The panel is made up of individuals from the Florida Department of […]

Lake Butler Shooting Pritchett Trucking

Lake Butler Shooting Pritchett Trucking

Lake Butler, Florida— Tragedy struck a family when a 72-year-old man shot and killed his former boss in Florida. Union County Sheriff’s officials said that Hubert Allen Jr. drove to several locations Saturday morning and shot four men. Three of the men were former co-workers of Allen. They worked for Pritchett Trucking, Allen had just […]

Rodney Hartsell Disney Pervert

Rodney Hartsell Disney Pervert

Orlando— Every parents fear, however this time the teen says it was consensual. Rodney Hartsell, 43, of Orlando is being charged with having sex with a minor; a 16-year-old boy. Hartsell had exchanged many sexual messages with the boy and while the family was on a Disney [Magic Kingdom] trip attending a charity event for […]

Police Departments Accused Of Covering Up Hate Crimes

Police Departments Accused Of Covering Up Hate Crimes

Two police departments are being accused of covering up black on white hate crimes in order to avoid media coverage. One incident was witnessed the other was caught on video. On August 12, 2013 police in Memphis arrested three black suspects of which multiple witnesses identified. Dondre Johnson, 19, Mario Patterson, 23, and Jerrica Norfleet, […]

Sylvan Learning Center – Police Need Your Help

Sylvan Learning Center – Police Need Your Help

Police in Ocala need your help to solve a mindless crime that occurred at an Ocala learning center. The Sylvan Learning Center located at 3231 SE Maricamp Rd was found burglarized Tuesday morning by an employee arriving for work around 7:15 a.m. The burglary had apparently taken place in the middle of the night. The […]

Two Teens Kill Australian Baseball Player Christopher Lane For Sport

Two Teens Kill Australian Baseball Player Christopher Lane For Sport

A senseless murder leaves a girlfriend, family , and friends searching for answers.         Three teens ,two black males, Edward James- 15-years-old, Chancey Luna- 16-years-old, and white male Michael Jones- 17-years-old (who some say may or may not be a mixed race) shot and killed white Australian baseball player Christopher Lane for […]

Jesse Jackson Jr. Another Crooked Politician

Jesse Jackson Jr. Another Crooked Politician

Jesse Jackson Jr’s lawyers argued for leniency, citing his reported health concerns, his two children, and his continued treatment for bipolar disorder. That was the plea of the attorneys that represented the crooked politician. A politician who’s Dad Jesse Jackson is blaming bipolar disorder and his sons pursuit to be great for the cause of […]

Derek Medina – Murder On Facebook

Derek Medina – Murder On Facebook

South Miami — Facebook, a place where friends and family usually catch up after a hard day’s work was a different scene today. An indescribable murder photo was uploaded by Derek Medina, 31 of South Miami with a confession attached to it. At first it appeared as if it were a horrible thought out prank, […]

Bodies buried at Dozier School will be exhumed

Bodies buried at Dozier School will be exhumed

The Florida School for Boys, also known as the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys (AGDS), was a reform school operated by the state of Florida in the panhandle town of Marianna from January 1, 1900, to June 30, 2011. For a time, it was the largest juvenile reform institution in the United States. A […]