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    aunt jemima, ocala news, ocala post, cancel culture

    Cancel culture? Aunt Jemima products will be no more

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    After 131 years, PepsiCo’s Quaker Oats seemingly caved to the cancel culture and announced the company would do away with the Aunt Jemima branding...
    blm, publix, ocala news, ocala post

    Teen violated Publix policy, quit his job over BLM mask

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    A Florida teen quit his job at a Publix after he violated company policy and handwrote BLM on his medical face mask, which is...
    lego police sets, ocala news, ocala post, legoland

    LEGO pulls back advertising on police-related LEGO sets

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    LEGO announced that amid tensions between police and civilians that they are pulling back all advertising on police-related lego sets. The company said the move...
    rebekah jones, stalking, ocala news, ocala post

    Rebekah Jones created revenge site, posted nudes of a man, DeSantis speaks out

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          A police report obtained by Ocala Post from Tallahassee shows that Rebekah Jones, the woman who claimed she was fired from the DOH for...

    Government (White House officials) secretly hijacked Florida’s COVID-19 Surveillance Dashboard

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    Read the update to this story here. As Florida slowly reopens, the Florida government and White House officials allegedly secretly hijacked Florida's COVID-19 Surveillance...
    officer greg anderson, ocala news, ocala post

    Officer placed on paid leave following video chastising other officers who violate Constitution

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    Port of Seattle Police Officer Greg Anderson said three hours after he was told by his department they were in full support of his...
    michigan, covid-19 revolution, ocala news, ocala post

    Four Northern Michigan sheriffs uphold Constitution, take stand against governor during protest

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          Video courtesy of Ricky Giannetti via Michiganders Against Excessive Quarantine   Michigan -- In what many are calling a historic event, thousands protest in Michigan Wednesday...
    tyrone oliver, ocala city council

    Councilman-elect Tyrone Oliver hires attorney following Ocala City Council fallout

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    Ocala -- The Ocala City Council District 2 seat came open in December after councilman-elect, Tyrone Oliver, 63, was disqualified for a felony charge...
    Ocala news, felons voting rights, Ocala post

    Federal appeals court rules against DeSantis, felons who owe fines can vote

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    A federal appeals court Wednesday ruled that felons cannot be kept from voting simply because they failed to pay fines, fees, and restitution resulting...
    Ocala Mayor Kent Guinn, ocala news, ocala election,

    Ocala Mayor says he will run for U.S. Congress

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    Thursday, Ocala Mayor Kent Guinn said he plans to run for Florida’s 3rd Congressional District seat. Referring to Ted Yoho, who currently holds the seat,...

    State threatening to fire between 1,200 to 1,600 hundred teachers who attend rally

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    The State is threatening to fire between 1,200 to 1,600 hundred teachers if they attend the "Take on Tallahassee" rally scheduled to take place...
    Ocala Mayor Kent Guinn, ocala news, ocala election,

    Kent Guinn will remain the mayor

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    Ocala, Florida -- Kent Guinn, who has been the mayor since 2011, will remain the mayor in Ocala after winning the re-election  Tuesday night. Barbara...
    ocala news, ocala post, op, marion county , corruption, fire chief, harassment against women,

    MCFR fire chief candidate accused of harassment against women and lack of higher education

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    // Ocala, Florida -- On August 26, acting County Administrator Mounir Bouyounes selected Deputy Fire Chief Paul Nevels as the candidate...
    public safety, county commissioners, ocala news, marion county news, ocala post, op, letter to the editor

    To the Editor: Citizens & commissioners show little support for public safety

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    // Ocala, Florida -- It was a little disheartening to see all the Marion County citizens rally for the Confederate flag...
    Derrick Price, deputies beat black man, ocala news, marion county news, police brutality,

    2 of 5 deputies plead guilty after the beating of a compliant suspect

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    // Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Sheriff's Deputies Trevor Wade Fitzgerald, 32, and James Louis Amidei, 32, pleaded guilty in federal...
    sales tax, marion county fire rescue, marion county sheriff's office, police salary,

    Commissioners look toward sales tax increase for public safety

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    Ocala, Florida -- Marion County Commissioners unanimously agreed last Tuesday to schedule a workshop to discuss placing a one cent sales tax increase on...
    mcfr, ocala news, firefighters, marion county news

    Labor leaders dislike county contract for firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs

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      Ocala, Florida -- On July 10, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners offered a contract to firefighters and paramedics that provided wage increases of...
    Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman , ocal anews, marion ocunty BOCC, fire chief

    Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman resigns

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    // Ocala, Florida -- On Friday, the Marion County Board of County Commissioners said that Interim Marion County Administrator Bill Kauffman...
    ocala news, firefighters, marion ocunty news, corruption, MCFR, marion county fire rescue

    Firefighter exodus continues with stalled negotiations; county may reduce requirements for Fire Chief

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    // Ocala, Florida  -- Marion County firefighters are still waiting to hear back from county officials on their contract as the...
    ocala news, marion county noise ordinance, noise pollution,

    Marion County Noise Ordinance will now be enforced

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    // Marion County -- Press Release -- The Marion County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, June 16, adopted an ordinance...