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    America’s race relations take hit after Zimmerman verdict, NBC News/WSJ poll …

    America's race relations take hit after Zimmerman verdict, NBC News/WSJ poll ... In the wake of the George Zimmerman case, U.S. views of race relations...
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    Jarrett Davis Shot And Killed Ramone Mike In Ocala

      Ocala, Florida -- One man is dead after being shot to death following an argument at 513 SW 12th Avenue, Ocala. Jarrett Davis, 25, of...
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    MCSO: Possible pipe bomb; woman takes it into home

    // Ocklawaha, Florida -- On Monday, the Marion County Sheriff's Office received a call about a possible pipe bomb in a...
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    MCSO BOLO: Man attempted to abduct autistic boy

    // Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who attempted to abduct a 15-year-old autistic...
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    Marion Oaks: Sex offenders within five miles of each school

    // Ocala, Florida -- Recently, parents asked Ocala Post to compile an easy-to-view list of sex offenders who live near schools in...
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    Medical license suspended for Polliwog Dental owner, Michael Tarver

    Ocala, Florida -- Ocala Post first ran a story on Polliwog Dental on August 30, 2013, after the owner, Michael Tarver, lashed out directly...
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    Two arrested after assaulting teen; witnesses described them as trash

    // Ocala, Florida -- Deputies responded to a mobile home park in Ocala, following reports of a male suspect assaulting a...
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    MCSO: Inmate found dead

      Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Sheriff's Office Detectives are investigating the death of inmate Mark Dewayne Beekman, 48. He was found deceased at 5:13p.m. in...
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    11-Year-Old Keelin Morris Hit By Car On Way To Belleview Middle

      Belleview, Florida -- On October 29, 2013, at approximately 9 a.m., a Belleview Middle School student was hit by a car as she rode...
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    First Friday Art Walk of the year

    Tomorrow (Friday) is the First Friday Art Walk. The First Friday Art Walk takes place the first Friday of each month, September through May from 6...
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    Woman tried to drive off with car attached to tow truck

    // Ocala, Florida -- A tow truck driver was assaulted with a vehicle as he attempted to remove a car from...
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    Dog thief caught

    // Ocala, Florida -- A pit bull that was stolen from the Humane Society while they were attending an adoption event...

    Marion schools close for the week, employees should read carefully

    On September 4, 2019, officials announced that schools would reopen. Due to Hurricane Dorian, the Marion County School Board announced that ALL schools will be...
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    Man faces three counts of child neglect

    Marion County -- A 25-year-old was released on a $6,000 bond after being charged with three counts of Child Neglect. Marion County Sheriff's deputies responded...
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    Marion Oaks Suspects Wanted

    Marion Oaks -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office needs your help in catching some thieving criminals. They are looking for multiple black males in their...
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    Harley Gant Age 17 Missing

      If you have any information about Harley Gant please contact the Ocala Police Department at 352-369-7000 or the National Center for Missing and Exploited...
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    Scheduled protest against Churchill Dentistry, LLC, formerly Polliwog Dental, LLC

    // Ocala, Florida -- There will be a protest against Churchill Dentistry, LLC., formerly Polliwog Dental, LLC, at 255 Se 17th...
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    Applebee’s “beef” ends in felony arrest

    Ocala, Florida -- An argument between a customer and a server over a wrongly prepared hamburger prompted Ocala police to respond to the Ocala...
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    Home burglarized, girl’s pets killed

    //   Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect(s) who burglarized...
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    Marion Oaks kidnapper arrested

    // Marion  Oaks -- A suspect has been arrested in Dublin, Georgia, following a Sunday night kidnapping, which occurred in Marion Oaks. The...