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    // A Pennsylvania school district is under fire after they distributed a word search puzzle based on the sexual novel "Fifty Shades of Grey." The word search was passed out to Monessen middle school students and contained...
    // Eagle Lake, Florida -- On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, around 6:10 a.m., Codey Kierstead, 15, from Lake Region High School in Eagle Lake, was walking to school when he decided to cross U.S. Hwy 17...
    // Ocala, Florida -- Suspicious packages/envelopes have been received at several locations throughout Marion County. Lake Weir High School (County) Forest High Schoool (County) Belleview High School (County) Hillcrest School ( City) Marion County Court House (City) Ocala Star Banner (City) Elk's Lodge...
    // Belleview, Florida -- On May 14, 2014, Christina Cochran, 30, of Summerfield, was arrested and booked into the Marion County Jail for making a bomb threat. This incident started when Belleview Middle School officials called...
      Marion Oaks, Florida -- On April 15, 2014 at approximately 1 a.m. Deputies Azure and Newbanks responded to Horizon Academy in Marion Oaks in reference to a 911 hang-up. Upon arrival, deputies blacked out their patrol vehicles and approached the...
      Houston -- Today, an act of kindness swept across Houston’s Valley Oaks Elementary School after a man paid the balance on more than 60 student's past due lunch tabs. Kenny Thompson said he felt compelled to help out the children...
      Ocala, Florida -- Jacob McClain, 17, and Jacob Morris, 16, were arrested after they broke into Lake Weir Middle school, vandalized it, then tortured a sheep. School officials said once the crimes were noticed, the entire school day was interrupted. On...
      Polk County, Florida -- A serious warning for parents and teachers in Polk County and surrounding areas. 38-year-old Don Cornelius Stephens, 39, described as being approximately 5’06” with an average build, and having a clean shaven head and face, has...
      Lutz, Florida – Florida Senate Education Chairman John Legg (R-Lutz) filed Senate Bill 790 (Education Technology). Senate Bill 790 creates a framework for Florida’s digital classrooms through establishing a statewide policy centered on local control. The Florida Digital Classroom Initiative (SB...
      Florida -- Florida currently has the highest refuge rate for sex offenders, and all too often sexually violent predators slip through the cracks of our criminal justice and civil commitment systems; they are arrested and released, just to commit...
      Ocala, Florida -- On Friday, January 10, 2014, the parent of a 15-year-old student of Francis Marion Military Academy reported her daughter as a runaway. Earlier that morning, the mother had found teacher and retired Army Sergeant, Duane Ernest...
      Washington -- Obama and his administration are now telling American schools that their discipline tactics are too hard on black and Hispanic students. The recommendations from the Obama administration came today with Reverand Al Sharpton side-by-side with Eric Holder. The civil...
        When the Marion County school district meets with the teachers union to discuss this year’s budget, coaches and club directors could be asked to take as much as a 30 percent pay cut. Supplemental contracts are paid to the coaches...
    An evacuation has taken place at Winter Springs Elementary School after an issue with the electrical system caused the school to smoke. The smoke was reported just before 10:30 a.m., Friday and the Seminole County fire department has been working...
    Steroid use has been one of the biggest topics in recent years when it comes to sports talk. Athletes from all over the sports world have been accused of using or have been proven to have used anabolic steroids...
    A Lake County Catholic school principal was arrested this weekend in Marion County after causing a crash while driving under the influence of alcohol. Florida Highway Patrol said, "Mary Ann Staley was trying to cross the eastbound lanes of SR...
    Sanford, FL- Teacher arrested on drug charges. Third grade Lake Mary elementary school teacher, Kimberly Witt-48 was placed on administrative leave following her arrest on drug charges. Witt was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of a...