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Calendar of events for Feb. 6 and beyond  Ocala

TODAYNavy bombing training (live/inert): 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Pinecastle Range, Ocala National Forest. For noise complaints, call 1-800-874-5059.BNI Profit ...



Community news and events for Feb. 4 and beyond  Ocala

Senior menuThese meals will be provided by Marion Senior Services, 1101 SW 20th Court, Ocala. Lunch delivered by Meals on Wheels and served at ...



Vanguard improves to 8-0 with 49-14 win over Lake Weir  Ocala

CANDLER — No. 3 ranked Vanguard traveled to Lake Weir on Friday night looking to stay unbeaten in District 6A-5, and overall.Led by quarterback Trevonte ...



Gainesville pulls away late at Lake Weir  Ocala

CANDLER — Lake Weir (3-1) and Gainesville (2-1) squared off in a battle of the Hurricanes Friday night. The district matchup proved to be an exciting slugfest ...



Students arrested after offensive graffiti spree leaves damage at Lake Weir High School  Villages-News

Two teenagers were arrested Tuesday and charged with breaking into a local business and vandalizing Lake Weir High School. Hunter Lee Alexander, 17, and ...



Strong surge: Lake Weir wins shootout with South Lake 42-28  Ocala

CANDLER — Following a brief lightning delay, Lake Weir took the field in front of an impressive homecoming crowd. Having lost its last two games, Lake Weir ...



Lake Weir hires Robinson as new football coach  Ocala

Knox Robinson is the new head football coach at Lake Weir High School. Robinson, 28, takes over for Will Dettor, who resigned after one season as head coach ...



Teen arrested for threats against Lake Weir High School  WFTV Orlando

Marion County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested 17-year old Merquetio Alan Stevenson for making threats of violence towards other students at Lake Weir High ...



At Forest after school shooting, a room with a new view  Ocala

“The Room,” as Forest High School students called it late last school year, is the classroom where a former student fired a shotgun blast through the door, ...



Week 11 high school football previews  Ocala

All games start at 7:30 p.m. on Friday unless otherwise indicated.FOREST (3-6) at BELLEVIEW (0-8) Looking back: The Wildcats lost to Vanguard, 55-3, while ...



Lake Weir teacher accused of having sex with student says it was 'worth it'  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

A Lake Weir high school teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl said it would be "worth it" if he were caught, according to the Marion ...



Report: Screaming, shirtless man runs around LWHS campus  Ocala

Marion County deputies arrested a man who reportedly jumped a fence, removed his shirt and shoes, and then ran around a high school campus.



Two Lake Weir High School students killed in crash in Ocala National Forest  WFTV Orlando

Two Lake Weir High School students died after their car left the roadway and crashed into a tree in the Ocala National Forest Friday evening, the Florida ...



Lake Weir High School grieves loss of two students  WESH Orlando

Two Lake Weir High School students died in a crash Friday evening. The Florida Highway Patrol said William Wetherington of Silver Springs was driving the car, ...



Student arrested at West Port after gun found in backpack  Ocala

A male student was arrested and a firearm, which had been reported stolen, along with ammunition, was seized at West Port High School on Wednesday.



The Rock is a boon for LWHS students  Ocala

High school program provides food, supplies and haven for students in need.



Bands from Lake, Sumter and Marion show their stuff  Ocala

Four bands from Marion County earned superiors in the FBA District 19 event.



Marion County Schools announce baccalaureate and graduation dates  Villages-News

Marion County school officials have announced dates for upcoming baccalaureate and graduation schedules for students in the class of 2018. Those include:.



Lake Weirs Cameron Carr is the 2018 Star-Banner wrestler of the year  Ocala

Though it doesn't showcase the most wrestlers, Marion County does have a history of having some of the best.This year, we feature Cameron Carr, a 285-pound ...



Family can walk for 2 deceased LWHS students  Ocala

Clearance came from the district after precedent was discovered.



Marion students accused of vandalizing school with graffiti  Central Florida News 13

Marion County Sheriff's Office says a deputy found offensive graffiti all over Lake Weir High School in Ocala.



Lake Weir High substitute accused of groping students  Ocala

Timothy Cooke, 58, was fired by the School District on Wednesday, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. A substitute teacher at Lake Weir High ...



High School Football Spotlight: Lake Weir  Ocala

COACH: Will Dettor, 1st season2016 RECORD: 2-8, 0-4 in districtDISTRICT: 6A-5QUOTABLE: “Believing is something they've struggled with a little bit over the ...



Colts rally past Hurricanes  Ocala

CANDLER -- After trailing through three full quarters of play on Thursday night, the North Marion boys basketball team picked up the pace when it was needed ...



Ocala judge grants more time in Weirsdale double murder case  Ocala

Isaiah Ishmael Richard and Emanuel Angelo Tuggerson are each charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the Jan. 29, 2017, deaths of Lake Weir High ...



Ocala Lake Weir Cornerback Brian Dillard Verbally Commits to USF Football  The Daily Stampede

Ocala Lake Weir conerback Brian Dillard announced via Twitter his verbal commitment to USF on Tuesday afternoon, bringing the Bulls' commit total to 11 for ...



American flags ceremonially disposed of  Ocala

Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4493, AMVETS Post 10 and Lake Weir High School Army JROTC joined together for the ceremony at Lowes on ...



Lake Weirs Honaker a strong competitor  Ocala

Lake Weir's Zach Honaker began his competitive prep weightlifting career as a learner.As the self-proclaimed “weakest kid on the team” during his freshman ...



Marion County Deputies searching for missing endangered girl  WCJB

Marion County deputies are searching for a missing and endangered 14 year old girl.



Grad section: High school Class of 2018 graduation candidates  Ocala

GRADUATION CANDIDATES. Marion County high school students scheduled to graduate in 2018. PUBLIC. Belleview High School ...



Student threatened to shoot up Marion high school, officials say  WKMG Orlando

Deputies say a student was arrested in Marion County on allegations of making a threat against other students.



Athletic Colts eyeing breakout season  Ocala

Looking back on the 2017 North Marion football team, perhaps the first thing seen is the 3-7 record. However, in so many ways, while accurate, that mark is ...



Star-Banner girls weightlifters of the year, KeAna Edwards and Ramika Scott  Ocala

Walking into the Lake Weir girls weightlifting room, the obvious sense of “this is no ordinary gym” is clearly evident.A converted classroom full of rows of ...



Missing Teen from Marion County has been found deceased  WCJB

A Florida Missing Teen was found, and unfortunately he is deceased.



Final report on January crash that killed 2 teens  Ocala

The Florida Highway Patrol has completed its investigation of a Jan. 19 single-vehicle crash that killed two teenagers.In his report, Cpl. Jason Roberts said the ...



OCA student faces charge after I will shoot up the school message  Ocala

The 16-year-old boy turned himself in on the misdemeanor charge of disruption of a school function.



Restaurateur, others cook up youth program  Ocala

The Future Culinary Professionals mentoring program will help propel young aspiring chefs into the restaurant community. Some of them are already dishing up ...



Local citizens lead efforts for Wreaths Across America  Ocala

The international event will take place Dec. 15, with thousands of wreaths placed on the graves of military veterans, including in Ocala. *Fresh* green wreaths ...



Marion County Deputies search for missing runaway  WCJB

16 year old, Michael Sparks, was last seen on February 28, 2018 at around 8:30am when he was dropped off at his bus stop for school.



Belleview Christmas Parade winners  Ocala

Categories were Bands, Marching Units, Commercial Float, Marching with Vehicle, Horse Unit, Non-Commercial and Motorized. On Dec. 9, Belleview's best to ...



Lake Weir lifter Tylah Brooks leads county contingent at state meet  Ocala

Lake Weir girls weightlifting coach Wesley Fray remembers well when the Hurricanes had their last state champ. His daughter, Bejai Fray, took home the state ...



Lake Weir students mourn classmate  WESH Orlando

Students at Lake Weir High School in Marion County are mourning the death of a classmate. Alex Villarreal reports.



Hundreds honor fallen veterans at wreath ceremony  Ocala

Saturday's ceremony at Highlands Memorial Park was part of the national Wreaths Across America Day, which saw wreath placing ceremonies at 1400 ...



Mondays message in Ocala: #ForestStrong  Ocala

Superintendent of Schools Heidi Maier said during an impromptu press conference on Monday that the teachers at Forest High School should be commended ...



Wife, mom, restaurateur struggles after husbands death  Ocala

The Off The Hook Bar & Grill co-owner died of complications from a traffic crash. The Belleview eatery is known for its Peruvian cuisine.



Silver Springs teen charged as adult in June fatal crash  Ocala

Prosecutors charged James Harold Hammock Jr. with vehicular homicide and driving with no valid driver's license causing death or great bodily harm.



Lake Weir hires Will Dettor as head football coach  Ocala

Lake Weir High School announced on Monday the hiring of Will Dettor as the Hurricanes' new head football coach.Dettor takes over for Tim Hicks, who began ...



Two men arrested in Weirsdale double murder  Ocala

The arrests came one day before the younger of the victims, Lake Weir High School senior Bailey Zylo, would have graduated. OCALA — Nearly four months ...



Funeral service set for tattoo artist as man charged in his death walks out of jail  Villages-News

A 27-year-old Ocklawaha man charged in the death of a tattoo artist walking his seven-year-old daughter to a bus stop has been released on $10,000 bond.



West Ports Hartman named rookie teacher of the year  Ocala

West Port High School biology teacher Michael Hay Hartman was named Marion County's 2018 Rookie Teacher of the Year on Wednesday. Hartman ...



Hicks hired on as Hudsons new head coach  Ocala

Former Lake Weir High School football coach Tim Hicks has found a new home.Hicks, the head coach of the Hurricanes the previous three seasons, will now ...



SunTran marks 20 years  Ocala

Fenton Jackson stepped off the yellow route bus Thursday at Union Station, placed his two green reusable bags on a bench, and waited for the purple route bus ...



Ex-substitute teacher convicted of groping-related crimes  Ocala

A former Marion County Public School substitute teacher was found guilty Thursday afternoon of four counts of misdemeanor battery related to groping ...



Court notes: 5 plead; 10 won't see charges  Ocala

Five Marion County defendants recently entered pleas while the State Attorney's Office announced it would not pursue charges against another 10.



Court notes: 6 plead; 5 wont see charges  Ocala

Six Marion County defendants recently entered plea deals while the State Attorney's Office announced it would not pursue charges against another five.



2017 Girls Weightlifting State Finals glance  Ocala

2017 Girls Weightlifting State Finals Site: Belleview High SchoolStart time: Thursday (2A) and Friday (1A), 10 a.m. COUNTY QUALIFIERSThursdayVanguard ...



Silver Springs teen arrested after fatal crash  Ocala

The State Attorney's Office has not yet decided how it will proceed against the driver, who turns 18 on Jan. 31. A 17-year-old Silver Springs boy has been ...



Ocalas Ted Potter Jr. wins AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am  Ocala

Second PGA Tour victory for Lake Weir High School grad.



ABA expansion team signs Lake Weir grad  Ocala

The Texas Red Wolves signed 2010 Lake Weir graduate Tevin Welcome to a one-year contract Monday.



And the winners are ....  Ocala

The parades are over and Santa is back in his workshop preparing for Christmas. But some locals are still celebrating. Here is a list off winners from the Ocala ...



Prep roundup: Forest and Belleview win county golf tournament  Ocala

The MCIAC Golf Tournament was held Wednesday at the Ocala Golf Club, but was cut short after being rained out after just nine holes.Forest's boys team made ...



Double-murder suspect: I dont know these people  Ocala

Emanuel Tuggerson, one of two suspects in a January double murder, said Friday he was not at the house where a teenager and his stepfather were killed ...



Security beefed up at West Port; threats on social media follow racial incident  Ocala

Threats of violence on social media, as well as the general rumor mill, led the Ocala Police Department to beef up security Monday at West Port High School.



County cheer squads compete in MCIAC meet  Ocala

Lake Weir High School won the Large Varsity portion of the Marion County Interscholastic Athletic Conference Cheerleading Competition on Saturday at West ...



Man's roadway death ruled a suicide  Ocala

Marion County Sheriff's Office detectives have concluded their investigation into last month's shooting where a man shot himself along a busy roadway and later ...



Top local stories of 2018  Ocala

A 19-year-old man is accused of entering Forest High School on April 20 and firing a shotgun through the bottom of a classroom door, striking a student in the ...



Winning QB Tim Hicks returns to lead Hurricanes  Ocala

Tim Hicks was Lake Weir High School's quarterback during a string of winning seasons for a program that hasn't had many over the last five decades.



Teens consoled after classmate dies following traffic crash  Ocala

Grief counselors have been made available for students at Lake Weir High School after one of their classmates died Sunday in a traffic crash. Nickolas Watke ...



Teen killed in crash is recalled as funny and caring  Ocala

OCKLAWAHA — As family members and friends grieved over the death of a 15-year-old Silver Springs boy killed in a violent wreck on Southeast 183rd Avenue ...



Public schools closed Friday and Monday  Ocala

Here are the latest Irma-related news items: Schools. Marion County Public Schools will be closed Friday and Monday. High school football games scheduled ...



Three candidates so far in County Commission District 2  Ocala

Two political newcomers have filed to run against incumbent County Commissioner Kathy Bryant, who announced this week that she is seeking a third four-year ...



Photos, video released in Weirsdale double homicide  Ocala

"We hope by releasing the video we can solve this heinous crime and get these violent suspects behind bars,” said MCSO spokeswoman Lauren Lettelier.



Marion County, Florida Evacuation & Shelters [Sept. 9]  Heavy.com

Are there evacuation orders for Marion County, Florida as Hurricane Irma looms? Learn about shelters, track and forecast, including Ocala and Salt Springs, ...



Shores man shot to death in Wal-Mart parking lot  Ocala

A 21-year-old man was shot and killed during an apparent dispute in the Wal-Mart parking lot in Silver Springs Shores on Wednesday night.



Ocala Christmas Parade: Its go time  Ocala

Last year, the Ocala Christmas Parade set a record attendance, with an estimated 72000 spectators, said chairwoman Sue Mosley.



Last splash at Wild Waters  Ocala

SILVER SPRINGS — Michelle Cole was the last person to slide down Osceola's Revenge water flume Labor Day evening at Wild Waters Water Park just before ...



Noles News: Former Noles all over top NFL player countdown  Tomahawk Nation

Levonta Taylor leads the nation in returning cornerbacks this upcoming season. FSU CB Levonta Taylor leads the nation's returning cornerbacks by allowing a ...



Marion County Sheriff's Office Investigating Double Homicide, Home Invasion In Weirsdale  WUFT

Marion County Sheriff's Office is investigating a double homicide and home invasion that occurred Sunday. Deputies responded to a 911 call Sunday morning at ...



Class of 2020 reflects on freshman year  Ocala

They were tiny 5-year-olds in the summer of 2007, just weeks before they started kindergarten. While most of these little ones held tightly to a parent, a handful ...



Double-murder suspect denies involvement in shootings  Ocala

Isaiah Richard, 20, was told by Judge Robert Landt in a brief court appearance Saturday at the Marion County Jail that he had no bond and therefore would ...



Ocalas Rashad Jones wins Guys Big Project  Ocala

Rashad Jones did it! Jones, owner of Big Lee's Barbecue in Ocala, and a team of brothers called the Grill Dads won Food Network's “Guy's Big Project,” starring ...



Hurricane Irma Recovery Updates For North Central Florida  WUFT

Alachua County: closed through Tuesday; Clay County: district schools and offices will remain closed through Wednesday, September 13th; College of Central ...



Arraignment of teen suspect postponed in Shores murder case  Ocala

A 16-year-old Lake Weir High School student facing charges of armed home invasion robbery and felony murder walked into court Wednesday morning, only to ...



Mandatory evacuations ordered for mobile homes in Marion County  Villages-News

Due to the current projected path of Hurricane Irma, Marion County Emergency Management officials have issued a mandatory evacuation order for those living ...



LWHS grad noted for worldwide deployments during ceremony  Ocala

Matthew Kanter is stationed at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada. His retirement ceremony was held Tuesday in Ocala to make it easier for family ...



Death gives life to cause  Citrus County Chronicle

It was the fourth quarter with 2 minutes left until the end of the junior varsity football game against Lake Weir High School.



NAACP branch names new leadership team  Ocala

Brendien Mitchell Sr. has been named president of the local branch of the NAACP. The group's theme during his two-year term is “Small Town, Big Impact: How ...



Deaths in Central Florida: 12/14  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.



Marion County hurricane evacuations, shelters and sandbag...  WKMG Orlando

See a list of Marion County shelter and sandbag locations and evacuation announcements:



Still smoking in the Shores - Entertainment - Ocala.com  Ocala

Folk who live deep in Silver Springs Shores, out where the Silver Lake Lodge was before it was torn down, and are up early on Thursdays, Fridays and ...



Jason Tarlton told girl the sex arrest was 'worth it'  Daily Mail

A high school teacher has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old former student and telling her she was 'worth it' if he ever got caught.



Arrest made in rash of Ocala shootings, police say  WFTV Orlando

An arrest has been made in one of the shootings that happened in Ocala last week.



Troop leader has helped 50 Eagle Scouts take flight  Ocala

Through his longtime involvement with Boy Scouts of America, Bud Boyer has served as a leader and mentor for hundreds, if not thousands, of local scouts.



Rashad Jones: From food truck to Food Network  Ocala

The co-owner of Ocala's Big Lee's will appear in the upcoming Food Network series “Guy's Big Project.” Big Lee's Barbecue is going big time. Rashad Jones ...



Graduation candidates by school  Ocala

List of graduation candidates by school in Marion County.



New Walmart opens Wednesday in Silver Springs Shores  Ocala

SILVER SPRINGS SHORES — It is a large, sandy-brown building with yellow wildflowers freshly planted in the boulevards framing the parking lot off Bahia ...



Marion County Christmas Parade set for Saturday  Ocala

These days, Sue Mosley is all about the Ocala/Marion County Christmas Parade. The parade chairwoman is keeping track of the 110 units set to roll down East ...



Marions mobile home residents ordered to evacuate  Ocala

"I've got food. I'm good," said Leon Yarborough at Ocala RV Camp Resort. "This one is more dangerous than the others, though. I'd give it more of a thought to ...



Youth job fair draws hundreds  Ocala

Only five businesses attended a local youth job expo in June 2014. At that event, more than 350 young adults dressed in suits and dresses waited in long lines ...



Crews now demolishing Wild Waters  Ocala

Two years after closing and 40 years after opening, the iconic Wild Waters park is coming down. A demolition crew started tearing the sagging landmark apart ...



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