Live Oak International Cancelled for 2021

Live Oak International, Marion County’s largest equine spectator sport, has...

Mayor announces funeral plans for Graham

Ocala Mayor Kent Guinn held a brief news conference Monday...

Chief Graham dies in plane crash

A plane crash at Dunnellon Airport in southwest Marion County...

‘Something for everyone’

New 5,000-home Calesa Township will bring family-oriented vibe to State...

Wilcox watching the watchers

Supervisor of elections says parties’ poll watchers can’t, won’t disrupt...

Ocala will light up, without the crowd

Wary of creating a coronavirus superspreader event, the Ocala City...

Top Marion officials impacted by COVID

Two of Marion County government’s top administrators have been impacted...

Celtics grab district title

When the Trinity Catholic lady Celtics stumbled out of the...

Forest wins district volleyball title

From the inception of the 2020 season, the lady Wildcats...

Trump wows Ocala crowd

Thousands of President Donald Trump’s loyalists descended on Ocala’s airport...

Trump Rally Coverage

A rolling diary of Friday’s presidential visit 6 p.m. The...

Requested injunction to halt Trump rally denied

A Marion County judge has denied a request for an...

Trump flies into Ocala Friday

President to hold second rally this week in battleground state...

Lawsuit filed to stop Trump rally

A Marion County woman has filed a lawsuit to stop...

Dems surrender ‘20 local races

With no Democrats in any of the 10 local races...

Hopes dim for Light Up Ocala event

The lights will still go on, but the prospects for...

CEP named Chamber of the Year

Well, the third time was a charm. The Ocala/Marion County...

Voting-rights group paying off legal debts for ...

Desmond Meade was incorrectly identified in the original version. His...

Candidate Conrad disciplined for using school e...

School Board candidate and teacher Lori Conrad has received a...

‘Not everyone comes home’

Ocalans keep alive the memory of those missing in action....

Ex schools No. 2 ousted for misconduct

The former No.2 person in the Marion County Public Schools,...

Agencies looking at day centers for the homeless

For years, there has been an ongoing debate about whether...

Faith for Fayth

Fayth Garmley is one in a million. Not in the...

Ocala Remembers

9/11 witness remembers the carnage, the heroes When Henry DeGeneste...

Gridiron Gravitas in the age of the Pandemic

It’s about maintaining safety and fun, while allowing high school...

Summerfield homicide victim identified

Marion County Sheriff’s Office investigators have identified the victim of...

Logistics hub

Ocala emerges as distribution hot spot. It has been five...

Black pastors question OPD policing methods

A group of black ministers showed up at Tuesday’s Ocala...

Schools report 10 positive cases, 44 quarantined

During the first week of schools being opened in Marion...

Amid pandemic, Marion deals with another killer

While health officials keep a daily running count of the...

‘Virtual learning camps’

They are not going to the neighborhood school, and they...

Back to school

Gullet outlines short-, long term vision. With Marion County Public...

County OK’s COVID-19 relief for businesses

The aid package for Marion County businesses can now be...

A thoroughbred trainer at the center of feds...

A federal judge has allowed Jorge Navarro, a racehorse trainer...

Shooting death: Sheriff’s detectives inve...

Marion County sheriff’s detectives are investigating a shooting death that...

Mail-in ballots dominate early voting ahead of ...

During the early voting period in Marion County, in-person voting...

Sample Ballot

Use this sample ballot to prepare for the upcoming election. ...

City Council overrides Guinn veto, requires fac...

Mask up, Ocala. During an emergency meeting on Wednesday, a...

Hands up! Drop the mask!

There are mandates, and then there are mandates. Sheriff Billy...

Letter by Sheriff Billy Woods on face masks

This letter was written and sent out on Tuesday, August...

Mayor vetoes mask mandate

Mayor Kent Guinn vetoed Ocala’s newly passed mask ordinance on...

Local businesses can find more coronavirus aid ...

Another economic lifeline has been tossed to pandemic-weary businesses throughout...

A mask mandate

On a day when Marion County announced 12 new death...

Ina A. Colen Academy given the go ahead

After more than a year of planning, a new K-8...

Facing layoffs and budget cuts, Ellspermann urg...

Marion County’s top court official is calling for an overhaul...

Marion Health Department changes COVID testing ...

The Marion County Health Department is altering its COVID-19 testing...

No mask mandate

City Council narrowly rejects mask mandate amid heated debate Nearly...

Democrats denounce Yoho for profane remark, whi...

Congressional Democrats on Tuesday criticized U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho and...

It takes a village

Community effort leads to finding 16-year old Connor Hoff They...

Hundreds of local medical professionals call fo...

Nearly 700 Marion County medical professionals – doctors, physicians assistants,...