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    Ocala Police Department National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    The Ocala Police Department, in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event will be...
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    Woman kidnapped from West Marion Hospital

    Ocala, Florida -- A man was arrested before day-break Monday after police learned he had kidnapped woman. Ocala police said they responded to a local...
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    20-year-old charged with organized fraud

    Ocala, Florida -- A 20-year-old Ocala man was arrested after he used stolen credit card numbers to purchase merchandise online from Lowes.com. Lowes Loss Prevention...
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    Thousands attend Donald Trump rally, strong energy filled the pavillion

    Ocala, Florida -- People "poured" into the Southeastern Live Stock Pavilion Wednesday as they waited for Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump to take the...

    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...
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    Marion County announces graduation plans for the Class of 2020

    Marion County – Following consensus from the School Board of Marion County, here are graduation plans for the Class of 2020 in Marion County...
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    Man put cigarette out on girl’s head

    Marion County sheriff's deputies arrested a man they say battered a 16-year-old girl. Deputies responded to the 5700 block of Southeast 164th Avenue, Ocklawaha, following...

    Two critically injured in accident on 225A

    // Ocala, Florida -- A mother and a 6-year-old boy are in critical condition following a two-vehicle crash Monday morning. The relationship between the woman...
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    Couple had their baby with them when they shot a man

    Ocala, Florida -- Two people were arrested for their involvement in the shooting of another Ocala man on Monday. It all started when Ocala police...
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    Woman arrested for theft, previously gave up husband’s drug safe

    On October 14, Ocala police responded to Walmart, located at 4980 E. Silver Springs Blvd. after a woman was reported for stealing merchandise. Dana Corrigan,...
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    Boyfriend who dragged, ran over and killed girlfriend, arrested

    The Florida Highway Patrol stated Sunday that nine hours after Eileen Bocca, 48, died from her injuries after being run over by her boyfriend,...
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    Shooting in Citra

    // Citra, Florida -- (ORIGINAL ARTICLE) The Marion County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide that happened overnight in Citra. The sheriff's...
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    Marion County Man Charged With Child Abuse

    A Marion County man is in jail today on child abuse charges after stomping on the windshield of his girlfriend’s car. According to investigators, Marcus...
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    Marion County NAACP says poor people want your “Stuff”

    // Ocala, Florida -- Marion County residents are outraged over recent statements made by Reverend Reginald Willis, chairman of Marion County’s...
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    Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run

    The Florida Highway Patrol is seeking the public's help in finding the driver of a pickup truck who was involved in a hit-and-run crash...
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    City of Ocala electric customers will see a little savings

    The City of Ocala electric customers will notice some financial relief beginning in May. On Tuesday, April 21, Ocala City Council members approved a reduction...
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    Precautionary boil water notice issued for Marion community

    Marion County Utilities has issued a precautionary boil water notice for 75 customers in the Edgewater community and 114 customers in the Wineberry community...
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    Marion Oaks: Late night explosion rattled windows

    // Ocala, Florida — What residents thought to be a sonic boom, turned out to be the sound of an explosion...

    Ocala Man Charged With Hate Crime

    An Ocala man was arrested over the weekend and charged with a hate crime after stabbing and making racial remarks to a man he...
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    MCFR: Driver failed to yield; struck rescue vehicle

    // Ocala, Florida -- Emergency vehicles, including police, fire, and ambulances, respond to calls throughout the county every day. While...