Paddock Mall vaccine site to open for those wit...

On Tuesday, the Department of Health in Marion County opens...

DeSantis mobilizes National Guard ahead of expe...

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

Marion County marks 500 COVID-19 deaths

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

Local task force pushes human trafficking aware...

The first documented case of human trafficking in Ocala was...

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...

Marion County schools coping with COVID-19 as ...

As the calendar flips from 2020 to 2021 and students...

Marion County hospitals set COVID-19 inpatient ...

As COVID-19 continues to surge across the state, hospitals in...

Shorthanded Vanguard girls’ basketball team tro...

Down to just five varsity players and a JV player,...

Marion County prepares for the next step in vac...

It could take until March to vaccinate the 50,000 Marion County residents 65 and older already registered for...

$81 million Ocala fire fee hearing delayed due ...

A Monday hearing connected to a potential $81 million judgment...

Hospitals filling as COVID-19 cases surge in Ma...

As COVID-19 continues to explode across the state, hospitals in...

Marion County welcomes first baby of 2021

The first baby of 2021 in Marion County arrived at...

10 top Ocala stories that shaped 2020

  COVID-19 heads list of Ocala’s top stories of 2020....

Dave Schlenker’s Year in Review: Dear 202...

Writing a year-in-review for 2020 is like writing an obituary...

Extension possible for Marion County to spend $...

As the year came to an end, local government, non-profit...

Marion County DOH begins vaccination process fo...

After Governor Ron DeSantis issued an executive order on December...

Ocala weighs bankruptcy in fire fee fallout

Facing the potential of having to pay back millions in...

First Moderna COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Ocala

Rosemary Keegan, a registered nurse, raises her arms in celebration...

First hard freeze of the season expected for Ch...

Santa could run into turbulence on his journey south from...

A shot in the arm: First COVID-19 vaccines arri...

Yolanda Cooke, a registered nurse at AdventHealth Ocala, was calm and steady...

FWC proposes rule change to further protect Flo...

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has proposed...

Grace Episcopal Church slated to build computer...

Ocala’s Grace Episcopal Church, located at 510 S.E. Broadway St.,...

Saving Mercy gets final blessing from City Council

The non-profit Saving Mercy group received City Council approval Tuesday...

Vaccinations to start here this week and next

Officials say nursing home residents, front-line medical workers will get...

Forest’s Guynn helps Wildcats mercy-rule The Vi...

OCALA — Forest High forward Lauren Guynn found herself alone...

Holiday with the Herd pairs up artists and patrons

There was no reining in the excitement at today’s Horse...

Two Ocala sites to receive Moderna vaccine

AdventHealth Ocala and Ocala Regional Medical Center will be the...

Ocala Council irked over county’s handlin...

Some on the Ocala City Council complained this week about...

Dunnellon falls to Rickards in Final Four battle

TALLAHASSEE — Three scores were scored in 33 seconds at...

A hand up, not a hand out, for homeless

Ocala Mayor Guinn investigating comprehensive approach to breaking up homeless...

Not just for horses

The majestic World Equestrian Center bristles with fine dining, family-friendly...

Trinity Catholic athletes sign with universities

The table was lopsided. Looking from the stands, Chloe Teter...

Marion trials cancelled again

All Marion County jury trials scheduled for this week were...

100 positive tests in schools, 692 quarantined ...

There were 100 positive COVID-19 tests within Marion County Public...

Ocala to unveil state’s first Safe Haven Baby Box

One year after breaking ground in December 2019, and just...

Funding the arts?

Arts implementation plan approval initiates next steps The Discovery Center...

CF receives record-breaking gift

The College of Central Florida Foundation has announced that it...

Symphony Under the Lights Cancelled

The Ocala Symphony Orchestra has canceled Symphony Under the Lights,...

Summit addresses equine brand, impact on community

What can be done in the name of stewardship to...

Housing boom

Homes being built at fastest rate since before recession, officials...

Nonprofit needs help for hurricane-ravaged Hond...

Crossroads Alliance and Ministries in Ocala has been steaming to...

First Responder Campus debuts in Ocala

  Ocala Fire Rescue and the Ocala Police Department (OPD)...

FDOT unveils “diverging diamond” de...

State Transportation officials on Wednesday night unveiled their concept for...

Christmas Parade succumbs to COVID-19 concerns

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed another victim – the Ocala...

Balken named Ocala police chief

Mike Balken was named Ocala’s new police Tuesday night after...

Marion preps for arrival of COVID vaccine

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

Trinity wins state title

The Lady Celtics of Trinity Catholic completed a Cinderella season...

NTSB investigators detail Graham’s fateful flight

Ocala police chief’s plane was flying slowly and changing altitude...

A house divided

Nine area leaders reflect on the nation’s heated divisions and...