Tiny House – Big Benefit

Students in a vocational education program have built a small...

Bill protecting colleges from COVID-19 lawsuits...

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House on Wednesday passed a wide-ranging...

New charter high school proposed

The Marion County School Board will hold a public hearing...

CF approved to grow hemp at Ocala farm

T The College of Central Florida is growing industrial hemp...

CF to disburse $2.5 million in COVID-19 relief ...

The College of Central Florida will distribute $2.5 million from...

Intellectual freedom bill goes to DeSantis

Florida colleges and universities could be required to issue campus-wide...

Student media festival remains virtual

For the second year in a row, the Marion County...

CF film series goes zombie

The College of Central Florida continues the International Film Series...

City of Ocala Water Conservation Art Competition

The Ocala Gazette partnered with the City of Ocala to...

CF hosts business and technology events

United Way of Marion County recently received $10.8 million in...

Appleton showcasing student art

The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, presents...

CF students earn Coca-Cola scholarship

Two College of Central Florida students were named 2021 Coca-Cola...

CF ranks among best in the nation

The College of Central Florida was recently ranked among the...

DeSantis proposes $1,000 bonus for teachers

The money would come from $216 million in federal pandemic...

Educator dies of COVID-19

After more than a month in the hospital battling COVID-19,...

$7.5 million for textbooks approved by school b...

The Marion County School Board approved spending $7.5 million on...

Pitching Horseshoes

CF student organizes creative fundraiser Virginia “Frenchie” Bisiaux wears many...

Ward-Highlands teacher fights for life

Teresa Twist wasn’t feeling well on Feb. 16, but not...

Questions remain on Bright Futures bill after c...

TALLAHASSEE – A Senate panel on Tuesday scaled back a...

Baxley to back off Bright Futures cuts

TALLAHASSEE – In an apparent victory for opponents, the Senate...

DeSantis wants civics education boosted

Relying on federal coronavirus relief funds for schools, Gov. Ron...

Multiple CF students shine in vocal competition

Jillian Capps, Kelli Piel and Madi DeLonge helped the College...

Bright Futures changes back on track

TALLAHASSEE – Under pressure that has included a student-led opposition...

Should school boards get paid?

A measure in the State House would give voters the...

OCT offers public school employees complimentar...

All Marion County Public Schools educators and employees are eligible...

Some schools crowded despite COVID-19

Despite coronavirus protocols and quarantines, some Marion County schools are...

For those about to rock…

West Port teacher encourages rocking out at school   Editor’s...

CF student newspaper and magazines win recognition

The College of Central Florida’s student newspaper and literacy magazines...

Ocala Civic Theatre accepting scholarship appli...

The Ocala Civic Theatre will continue its 40-year tradition of...

School employees will get five extra days of CO...

The Marion County School Board unanimously approved five additional days...

Local public schools part of national COVID-19 ...

The national COVID-19 Education Deep Dive Longitudinal Study will collect...

CF to host Agribusiness career chat

The College of Central Florida’s Business and Technology Department is...

CF Forensics team wins big

The College of Central Florida’s Forensics team reeled in eight...

Classroom at Lake Weir evacuated after AC unit ...

An air conditioning unit malfunctioned on Wednesday at Lake Weir...

OCT Literacy program kicks off

The Ocala Civic Theatre and the David and Lisa Midgett...

Cattle Call

Steer show a highlight of the Southeastern Youth Fair Nestled...

Grading the teachers

Marion County schools struggle with how to evaluate teachers in...

Gallery: A day at the fair

Competitors checked in their fowl ahead of the judging for...

Southeastern Youth Fair is “baa”ack

Even a global pandemic couldn’t stop a tradition as steady...

CF to hold preview night for prospective students

The College of Central Florida’s annual Preview Night will be...

Changes at the Public Education Foundation of M...

Since 2012, Judy Zanetti has been the Public Education Foundation...

Planned student lab at Silver River Museum gets...

Vanguard High School chemistry teacher Euan Hunter sees the Silver...

“Missing students” befuddle, worry education of...

TALLAHASSEE – Florida legislators and local education officials are trying...

Proposed school curriculum and materials availa...

Marion County Public Schools (MCPS) is adopting new English Language...

Supervisors of Elections scholarship opportunity

The Florida Supervisors of Elections (FSE) will award three $1,200...

School board makes vaccine plea to governor

This week the Marion County School Board sent a letter...

School officials to stay the course after like...

A week after reporting its first presumed case of classroom...

Shady Hill’s Fernandez named Teacher of the Year

Shady Hill Elementary School teacher Christine Fernandez won Marion County...

Officials suspect first case of classroom sprea...

Health officials on Tuesday said they are trying to confirm...

School bus driver shortage worse due to COVID-19

Marion County Public Schools is seeing a shortage of bus...