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A gunman forced his way into a mobile home early Sunday and took a computer.
Someone broke into a church in Dunnellon sometime between Saturday night and Sunday morning and damaged several doors.
Roy Jackson started out with a hug Sunday at a thank-you meeting and lunch for five Marion County Fire Rescue first responders.
It was November 2008. Pastor Mark Cummins had just resigned from First Baptist Church of Ocala after he fired six popular associate pastors.
Members of the Ocala Model Railroaders’ Historic Preservation Society have put on their model train exhibit at the College of Central Florida.
Ocala Regional Medical Center’s trauma center completes its second year of operation this month, a milestone considering the program could have ended up suffering a code blue of its own as competing hospitals sued to close it.
Rainy weather is expected early this week, but sunny skies will likely emerge on Christmas Day and will continue into the weekend.
Marion County Sheriff’s Office officials said that a couple who have been missing since last week were found safe on Sunday at a motel near Florence, South Carolina.
Marion County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a couple who has been missing since earlier this week.
A barrage of shots heard Saturday night in an apartment complex that’s no stranger to criminal activity resulted in at least one person injured.
A man who showed up at a restaurant claiming he had been shot and that he apparently had killed the shooter was arrested by Ocala police.
A woman believed to have died in a traffic crash in the summer instead took her own life, a Florida Highway Patrol report revealed.
Children placed in protective care through Kids Central and their families enjoyed a Christmas skating party Saturday morning at the Let’s Skate Ocala rink located adjacent to City Hall in downtown Ocala.
When Eugene Peterson first saw a photo of little Zoe, he thought she was beautiful.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on State Road 326 on Saturday night.