Former Trinity Catholic football player, Chris “Juice” Johnson dead, at 22

Former Trinity Catholic football player, Chris “Juice” Johnson dead, at 22

  [Last updated on March 1, 2015, at 2:32 p.m.] The Duquesne Dukes football team is mourning the loss of Chris “Juice” Johnson, 22, after he passed away Saturday. Facebook feeds were “blowing up” Saturday with speculation of his untimely death hours before any official news release. Ocala Post received more than two dozen e-mails […]

Recreational marijuana now legal in Alaska

Recreational marijuana now legal in Alaska

[Video contains adult language] Alaska — Alaska can now be added to the list of states that have legalized the use of recreational marijuana. Starting on Tuesday, Alaskans cannot only cultivate and smoke marijuana ,they can also transport less than an ounce, and give some to a friend if an individual chooses to do so. […]

50 shades of what were you thinking

50 shades of what were you thinking

A Pennsylvania school district is under fire after they distributed a word search puzzle based on the sexual novel “Fifty Shades of Grey.” The word search was passed out to Monessen middle school students and contained the terms “spanking,” “bondage,” “submissive,” and many other words that were more explicit in nature. Ocala Post contacted the […]

“Rainbow people” might have information on missing Oregon teen

“Rainbow people” might have information on missing Oregon teen

Ocala, Florida — Today, a family from Oregon reached out to Ocala Post hoping to generate new leads that would help locate their missing 17-year-old daughter. The Oregon family believes the “rainbow people” in the Ocala National Forest, Florida area might have information on their daughter’s whereabouts. Hannah Thomas-Garner, of Ashland, Oregon, was last seen […]

FBI: Changes might be coming to a local law enforcement agency near you

FBI: Changes might be coming to a local law enforcement agency near you

This week, in a speech at the National Sheriffs’ Association Winter Conference in Washington, D.C., FBI Director James B. Comey discussed the Bureau’s current priorities as well as collective issues facing the law enforcement community as a whole. He specifically highlighted the FBI’s number one priority—counter-terrorism—and talked about how the proliferation of al Qaeda offshoot […]

FBI: Extreme case of witness intimidation

FBI: Extreme case of witness intimidation

Philadelphia — As far as witness intimidation goes, Philadelphia drug trafficker Kaboni Savage and members of his criminal enterprise appeared to corner the market on how far they would go to silence anyone willing to testify against the organization. The most horrifying example of this was the brutal firebombing that resulted in the deaths of […]

Man arrested after plot to attack U.S. Capitol Building foiled

Man arrested after plot to attack U.S. Capitol Building foiled

Green Township, Ohio — Assistant Attorney General for National Security, John P. Carlin, and Acting Special Agent in Charge John A. Barrios of the Cincinnati Division of the FBI announced today that the Joint Terrorism Task Force arrested a Cincinnati-area man for a plot to attack the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials. Acting Special […]

Couple arrested after video showed baby with gun

Couple arrested after video showed baby with gun

Evansville, Indiana — An Indiana couple was arrested on multiple charges after police found cellphone videos of a baby playing with a .40 caliber handgun. According to police, the video was discovered during an investigation in which Michael Barnes, 19, attempted to sell a firearm to an undercover Evansville police officer. After Barnes was arrested, […]

Girl releases video after French shooting, sparks controversy

Girl releases video after French shooting, sparks controversy

Since the hate fueled shootings in Paris, many have turned to social media to express their anger, frustration, and sadness. Words like #muslims, #CharlieHebdo, #cartoonist, and #freedomofspeech have been trendy on social media since the shooting. And media outlets, such as the Associated Press and CNN, have come under fire for “bowing down” to the […]

Sony pulls movie after death threats to Americans from North Korea

Sony pulls movie after death threats to Americans from North Korea

The New York premiere of “The Interview,” a Sony Pictures comedy about the assassination of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un, has been canceled and a source said theater chains had scrapped plans to show it, after threats from a hacking group. The hackers also warned people to stay away from cinemas showing the film starring […]

Detective: “Rape should not be a crime” – Women being raped throws a state law in the spotlight

Detective: “Rape should not be a crime” – Women being raped throws a state law in the spotlight

Citizens across the U.S., namely women, are talking about an Indiana law that allows for police officers to be shot. Some women want the law to be passed in states where sexual assaults by police officers on females have a high percentage rate, and they want the law to be extended to outside the home. […]

Man stabs business owner during job interview

Man stabs business owner during job interview

El Cajon, California — A Southern California man is behind bars after he stabbed a man during a job interview Monday afternoon. El Cajon police say the applicant, Jose Lopez, showed up drunk to a job interview at 207 South Sunshine Avenue. When the business owner smelled alcohol on Lopez’s breath, he confronted him about […]

Board members are trying to ban all tobacco in “their” town

Board members are trying to ban all tobacco in “their” town

Westminster , Massachusetts — A small town in Massachusetts has become the latest battleground against Big Tobacco. Many, including military veterans, are calling it tyranny. Residents of Westminster were supposed to get the chance Wednesday night to debate a health board proposal that will ban the sale of all tobacco and nicotine products — potentially […]

Michael Bloomberg says forget college, become a plumber

Michael Bloomberg says forget college, become a plumber

New York — Former New York City Mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg has some advice for high school seniors: forget college, become a plumber instead. “Today if your kid wants to go to college or become a plumber, you’ve got to think long and hard,” said Bloomberg Monday at the annual meeting of Wall Street […]

Entire county board arrested following citizens arrest by 2 military veterans

Entire county board arrested following citizens arrest by 2 military veterans

Clark County, Illinois — Sometimes citizens can be so frustrated with county board members they wish someone could just place them under arrest. Well, that is exactly what citizens in Clark County, Illinois did. Illinois’ number one manufactured product is corruption. More than 95 percent of the Illinois legislature is safe in gerrymandered districts. The […]