17-year-old in stable condition after being shot at park in Ocala

Marion County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred early Monday morning at Ralph Russell Memorial Park located at 1690 Pine Road in Ocala. A 17-year-old male victim told detectives that he was sitting in his car at the location when suspects pulled him out of his vehicle and shot him. […]

Sen. Baxley’s bill takes aim at Florida’s Sunshine Law

The First Amendment Foundation is warning against dangerous implications of a bill filed by state Sen. Dennis Baxley, R-Lady Lake. “Here’s the bill we’ve been warned about,” said Barbara Petersen, president of the foundation in based in Tallahassee. She said the bill would poke holes in the Sunshine Law which forbids elected leaders from secretly […]

Counterfeit bills discovered at local liquor store

Three counterfeit bills were discovered at ABC Fine Wine & Spirits in Lady Lake. The manager at the store reported on Feb. 11 a woman came into the store with two counterfeit $5 bills, according to an incident report from the Lady Lake Police Department. The bills did not pass through a detector. The woman […]