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Redeemer boys stun Belleview, 63-57

The Redeemer Christian boys’ basketball team recorded a statement win…

Gallery: Belleview vs. Redeemer Christian Baske…

Belleview vs. Redeemer Christian Basketball

Gallery: 37 Dogs Seized By Marion County Are Do…

By Rosemarie Dowell Special to the Gazette A half-dozen of…

Medical “Conscience” expansion fuels debate

Florida lawmakers began moving forward Tuesday with a controversial proposal…

‘For the Sake of Horses and Ballerinas’ by Trud…

Trudy Johnson’s art exhibit, “For the Sake of Horses and…

Armed female shot by deputy outside Advent Health

A female driver who was allegedly in possession of a…

COMMUNITY

Gallery: 37 Dogs Seized By Marion County Are Do…

By Rosemarie Dowell Special to the Gazette A half-dozen of…

Armed female shot by deputy outside Advent Health

A female driver who was allegedly in possession of a…

Single and Ready to Mingle

Ocala Gazette regularly brings you two furry friends that are…

New COVID cases in Marion County decline overal…

Cases down in Marion, around the state, but hospitalizations and…

New Ocala VA clinic opening next week

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) will open…

Miracle Dog

Athena the pit bull continues to recover after surviving near-fatal…

BUSINESS

Gallery: ARPA Money Given To Non-Profits

On Friday, the City of Ocala distributed ARPA funding to…

City Council chips in $8 million to stabilize e…

Ocala City Council voted unanimously on Jan. 4 to stabilize…

Local officials worried over bill to make busin…

Local government officials raised concerns Wednesday about a Senate proposal…

County to vote on approval of CARES Act funds f…

The Marion County Board of County Commissioners (MCBOCC) will vote…

Remodel of Employee Health Center approved: Dre…

On Dec. 21, the Ocala City Council gave the green…

Despite supply issues and omicron, holiday sale…

Holiday sales rose at the fastest pace in 17 years,…

HEALTH

State Ends Appeal in Health Worker Vaccine Case

TALLAHASSEE — After a U.S. Supreme Court ruling this month…

New COVID cases in Marion County decline overal…

Cases down in Marion, around the state, but hospitalizations and…

New Ocala VA clinic opening next week

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) will open…

Marion COVID cases continue to rise, MCPS sees …

Marion County Update COVID cases in Marion County continue their…

Universal workers must be vaccinated or get wee…

Starting next month, workers at Universal Orlando’s theme parks will…

Marion COVID cases double from last report, Sch…

Marion County Update COVID cases in Marion County more than…

GOVERNMENT

Gallery: 37 Dogs Seized By Marion County Are Do…

By Rosemarie Dowell Special to the Gazette A half-dozen of…

State Ends Appeal in Health Worker Vaccine Case

TALLAHASSEE — After a U.S. Supreme Court ruling this month…

Candidate files for County Commission District …

Sams is the first candidate to enter the District 4…

Goin’ back to Tally Part IV

[Editor’s note: Two members of the Marion County Legislative Delegation,…

City policy, hard lessons

The Gazette’s review of court records, city shade minutes reflect…

City workshop on city attorney services next Tu…

Following an announcement by the firm of Gilligan, Gooding, Batsel,…

POLITICS

Candidate files for County Commission District …

Sams is the first candidate to enter the District 4…

Goin’ back to Tally Part III

The third part in this ongoing series highlights two members…

NAACP hosts Demings in Ocala

U.S. Senatorial candidate and Orlando-based Congresswoman Val Demings kicked off…

Goin’ back to Tally Part II

  The first part of the series explored how an…

Top-10 stories in 2021 that shaped Ocala

As it did last year, COVID-19 tops our list of…

Ten big legal issues to watch in 2022

From elections to vaccines, state and federal courts are weighing…

EDUCATION

Marion COVID cases continue to rise, MCPS sees …

Marion County Update COVID cases in Marion County continue their…

Bender awarded Marion County Teacher of the Year

Leah Bender of West Port High School has been named…

School Board votes to update bus driver job des…

The Marion County School Board (MCSB) unanimously approved a vote…

School Board members express concerns over rise…

COVID-19 wasn’t on the Marion County School Board’s prepared agenda…

District seeks feedback from annual survey

Marion County Public Schools will provide a survey for the…

Baxley proposes legislation aimed at setting te…

Florida State Senator Dennis Baxley filed Senate Joint Resolution (SJR)…

OPINION

Kudos to council for asking questions

At the city council meeting on Jan. 4, an agreement…

A Step in the Right Direction

Reach into your pocket or purse and pull out your…

End of the year letter

I cannot close this year without expressing gratitude to all…

Resolving to change

Editor’s Note: Sadie Fitzpatrick uses this space to explore the…

Marion County Year In Review

To say 2021 was a memorable year would be an…

Business Year in Review

I am not sure how one could view 2021 as…