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    Gov. Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency over gas pipeline

    Florida -- Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday evening declared a state of emergency due to the Colonial Pipeline shutdown that occurred on Saturday, May...
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    Summerfield man, 19, faces multiple charges following high-speed chase

    Marion County -- A Summerfield man faces multiple charges following a high-speed pursuit. A Marion County sheriff's deputy was traveling westbound on East Highway 40...
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    DCF announces launch of “OUR Florida” to provide rental assistance to Floridians and businesses

    Florida – Monday, the Department of Children and Families (DCF) Secretary Shevaun Harris announced the launch of OUR Florida, the Emergency Rental Assistance Program,...
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    Summer athletic camps for kids in Marion County

    Marion County – Student athletes at nearly every grade level can benefit from skills learned at optional summer camps this year. Camps generally are no...
    Trooper Chelsea Richard Funeral

    Remembering Trooper Chelsea Renee Richard, John Duggan, and Robert Phillips who were killed in...

    Ocala, Fla. – Today, May 3, 2021, it has been seven years since Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Trooper, Chelsea Renee Richard was hit and...
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    Ocklawaha woman crawled through doggy door, charged with multiple felonies

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- An Ocklawaha woman was arrested and charged with five felonies after she broke into a home by crawling through a doggy...
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    Letter to the Editor: Make Your Mom Proud…Give a Child What She Gave You

    Sunday, May 9 is Mother’s Day. For most of us, it’s a day to honor, celebrate, and thank our Moms for their unconditional love,...
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    Belleview High School student wins four-year college scholarship

    Belleview, Florida --  When Valeria Alfonzo Molina wrote her essay about James Weldon Johnson earlier this year, she figured it would measure up with...

    The 90s generation lost an icon…Shock G from Digital Underground, best known for the...

    Rapper Shock G, best known for the hit song The Humpty Dance and hip-hop group Digital Underground, has died at age 57. The song was...
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    Lowell Correctional Institution is now hiring certified and non-certified correctional officers

    Lowell Correctional Institution, located at 11120 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala, is now hiring certified and non-certified correctional officers. Lowell Correctional Institution offers rewarding correctional officer...
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    Grouper, hogfish and blueline tilefish seasons reopen May 1 in Atlantic

    Florida -- The following species will reopen to recreational harvest May 1 in Florida state and federal waters of the Atlantic: hogfish; blueline tilefish;...
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    Class of 2021 will receive graduation tickets based on class size

    Marion County -- Members of the Class of 2021 in Marion County Public Schools will receive either six, eight, or 10 graduation tickets based...
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    Representatives say “anti-riot” bill is broad and allows for too much interpretation by cops,...

    Florida's Agriculture Commissioner, Nikki Fried, ridiculed Gov. Ron DeSantis and those who who were in attendance at the Polk County Sheriff's Office Operation Center...

    14-year-old killed in crash, took grandmother’s SUV without permission

    A 14-year-old, identified as Javariy Wilson, was killed in a crash Monday after he took his grandmother's SUV without permission and went for a...

    CF is first state college approved to cultivate hemp

    Ocala, Florida  — The College of Central Florida has been approved by the Florida Department of Agriculture’s Division of Plant Industry to produce industrial...
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    Florida man kidnapped, tortured woman for days, referred to himself as Lucifer

    Marion County, Florida — A Silver Springs Shores man was arrested after it was discovered that he was torturing a woman he had been...
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    Woman killed in crash on CR-464C

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- A 31-year-old woman was killed in a crash Monday after she lost control of her vehicle. According to the Florida Highway Patrol,...
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    Alert: Nearly 1,000 gallons of wastewater leaked into ground

    Dunnellon, Florida — The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is investigating after approximately 1,000 gallons of wastewater spilled from a City of Dunnellon lift...
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    Dunnellon man who smiled, laughed after crashing into packed church, setting it on fire,...

    Steven Anthony Shields, 24, of Dunnellon, was charged with setting fire to and damaging the Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ocala by a...
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    Innocent bystander injured in high-speed chase, suspect apprehended

    Ocala, Florida -- On March 10, Ocala Police Officer Roger Hollingsworth was exiting the Ocala Police Department onto South Pine Avenue when he saw...