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DeSantis mobilizes National Guard ahead of expe…

TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday evening activated the…

Marion County Schools COVID-19 Report: Jan. 8 –…

Marion County Public Schools reported 120 total cases of COVID-19…

Report: Man planned violent confrontation of pr…

TALLAHASSEE — Federal prosecutors are accusing a Tallahassee man of…

Events – January 15-14, 2020

Egret in Flight by Saul Reyes COMMUNITY 1/15 Marion Oaks…

Tallahassee girding for possible protests

TALLAHASSEE – State and local law enforcement agencies in Tallahassee…

Marion County marks 500 COVID-19 deaths

Marion County reached a grim milestone in the ongoing COVID-19…

 

COMMUNITY

Events – January 15-14, 2020

Egret in Flight by Saul Reyes COMMUNITY 1/15 Marion Oaks…

Hungry Bear serves up tradition and burgers

As a baby, Danielle Mann lay in a bassinette under…

Ocala pastor reflects on 10 years at the helm o…

Built in 1891, Mount Zion AME Church stands tall as…

Marion County launches partnership school

The United Way of Marion County launched the county’s first…

Marion Transit launches Gold Line route in Mar…

Marion Transit announced Tuesday that it will be servicing the…

Agencies work to reduce pet overpopulation

Solving pet overpopulation in Ocala and Marion County has long…

BUSINESS

Hungry Bear serves up tradition and burgers

As a baby, Danielle Mann lay in a bassinette under…

CareerSource workshops resume via Zoom

CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion resumes live employability workshops on Jan….

Ocala Main Street’s downtown mission going strong

In 2020, there were enough short straws to go around….

Accounting firms debuts new name, sign

On January 4, 2021, the Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic…

Second round of PPP loans included in recent co…

The $900 billion coronavirus relief package passed by Congress and…

Culver’s hopes to bring taste of Wisconsin to O…

Ocala is in line for a dose of Midwest flavor…

HEALTH

Marion County Schools COVID-19 Report: Jan. 8 –…

Marion County Public Schools reported 120 total cases of COVID-19…

Marion County marks 500 COVID-19 deaths

Marion County reached a grim milestone in the ongoing COVID-19…

Federal COVID-19 vaccine reserves set for roll …

TALLAHASSEE – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday his decision…

State Senators blast Florida’s communication o…

TALLAHASSEE – A leading Senate Republican on Wednesday chided Florida…

Senators raise questions on vaccine rollout

TALLAHASSEE — A leading Senate Republican on Wednesday chided Florida…

Vaccine pain: Plenty of vaccine sites, but dose…

Marion County has multiple sites ready to vaccinate those 65…

GOVERNMENT

DeSantis mobilizes National Guard ahead of expe…

TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday evening activated the…

Report: Man planned violent confrontation of pr…

TALLAHASSEE — Federal prosecutors are accusing a Tallahassee man of…

Tallahassee girding for possible protests

TALLAHASSEE – State and local law enforcement agencies in Tallahassee…

Lawmakers push for reforms at Lowell prison aft…

TALLAHASSEE – A group of female legislators hope other lawmakers…

State Senators blast Florida’s communication o…

TALLAHASSEE – A leading Senate Republican on Wednesday chided Florida…

Federal COVID-19 vaccine reserves set for roll …

TALLAHASSEE – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday his decision…

POLITICS

DeSantis mobilizes National Guard ahead of expe…

TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday evening activated the…

Report: Man planned violent confrontation of pr…

TALLAHASSEE — Federal prosecutors are accusing a Tallahassee man of…

Senators raise questions on vaccine rollout

TALLAHASSEE — A leading Senate Republican on Wednesday chided Florida…

Ocala Trump supporters blame infiltrators for D…

Some Marion County supporters of President Donald Trump say they…

Florida Republicans file priority legislation t…

Two GOP lawmakers — Sen. Danny Burgess and Rep. Juan…

Downtown Ocala Trump protest

Members of the Trump Club of Marion County, as well…

EDUCATION

Marion County Schools COVID-19 Report: Jan. 8 –…

Marion County Public Schools reported 120 total cases of COVID-19…

Marion County launches partnership school

The United Way of Marion County launched the county’s first…

Fiber optic internet coming to some remote schools

Following approval during Tuesday night’s Marion County School Board meeting,…

Marion County Schools COVID-19 Report: Dec. 18 …

Marion County Public Schools reported 202 total cases of COVID-19…

Marion County Public Schools announces finalist…

Marion County Superintendent Diane Gullett and a group of school board members…

Marion County drive-through backpack giveaway

Free backpacks and school supplies will be distributed on Jan….

COMMENTARY

We the mob

During his visit to the border wall in Alamo, Texas…

Is the Court System Playing Russian Roulette w…

Is it nobler to go forth to Court and suffer…

Bonnie Heath Farm will become 391 residential …

The Ocala City Council on Tuesday approved a developer agreement…

Rigging the election is just not that easy

There’s an old adage that Americans hate Congress but love…

Marion preps for arrival of COVID vaccine

Select Marion County residents might receive a vaccine for COVID-19…

‘This is not a simple world, my friend …’

Editor’s note: The name of Bill Baggs Cape Florida State…