9/11 – 14 years later

9/11 – 14 years later

[Last updated¬†on September 11, 2015, at 9:35 p.m.] On Friday, September 11, 2015, 14 years after the Twin Towers fell in 2001, Marion County firefighters showed that they have not forgotten. MCFR firefighters and students started the day at the Florida State Fire College in Lowell, Florida. They showed their support by running up and […]

Deputy disciplined after he ordered CPR to be halted on a child

Deputy disciplined after he ordered CPR to be halted on a child

Summerfield, Florida — Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy, Gregory Spicher, has been removed from patrol, and relocated to the Marion County Jail where he will work as a corrections officer. This move was made following an Internal Affairs investigation. It all started on November 14, 2014, when Deputy Spicher responded to SE 155th Place, Summerfield, Florida, […]

Remembering 9/11 in 2014

Remembering 9/11 in 2014

  On September 11, 2001, four planes were hijacked. The cowardly hijackers deliberately flew three of the planes into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City and another into the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. The fourth flight crashed into a field near Shanksville, Pa. In total, almost 3,000 people died […]

Ocala’s dumbest criminals: 911 misuse

Ocala’s dumbest criminals: 911 misuse

  Ocala, Florida — According to the Ocala Police Department, Adam D. Lanquist, 34, called 911 and cursed at dispatchers after his girlfriend was arrested for domestic violence. Police had already responded to Lanquist’s residence and arrested his girlfriend, Laquittia Howard, 37, on domestic battery charges earlier Tuesday evening. While police were at the residence, […]

Volusia County 911 System Down In Some Areas

Volusia County 911 System Down In Some Areas

Volusia County is currently experiencing intermittent problems throughout the area with its emergency 911 system. Because of the problems, some callers have been unable to reach 911 and are receiving a recording. The situation appears to be affecting both landline and cell phones.     If this situation occurs, callers should hang up and immediately […]

Two Million Bikers To Washington D.C. Rally

Two Million Bikers To Washington D.C. Rally

  Thousands of bikers road through our Nations Capitol today in memory of that tragic day, 12 years ago, on September 11, 2001, when the United States was attacked by a group of cowards who thought they could break America’s patriotic streak. Sadly, something as spectacular as the ‘Two Million Biker Ride’, has been over […]