Katlyn Jean Zirkle, 19, of Ocala was ticketed by Lady Lake Police on a charge of careless driving following an accident at 3:34 p.m. Wednesday in Lady Lake. Zirkle was traveling south on Rolling Acres Road behind a vehicle driven by Howard A. Frucht of The Villages. Zirkle told Lady Lake Police there was heavy […]
A Webster woman was ticketed following an accident at 8:17 a.m. Thursday on State Road 50. Ramona G. Lujan-Rodriguez, 32, of Webster, was traveling westbound on SR-50 just east of Amelia Lane in Hernando County. She failed to see a stopped school bus with red lights and stop signs deployed, according to the Florida Highway […]
After a successful opening of Paradise Park Area A, Paradise Park Area B is in the final stages of planning. Kimley-Horn, the design-consulting firm at the helm of the project, is in the design phase of the park extension and reports that design completion should be complete soon. The firm reports the bidding process for […]
An Ocala truck driver was involved in a fatal collision with a woman driving a GMC Yukon at 12:28 a.m. Wenesday on U.S. 90 at County Road 137. The woman, 42-year-old Tracy S. Deas of Live Oak, was pronounced dead at 8:42 a.m. Wednesday at UF Health Shands. Eliecer Caceres Labrada, 42, of Ocala was […]
Louie Malone McGowin, 55, of Ocala has been charged with one count of grand theft from a person 65 years old or older. According to the arrest affidavit, McGowin used the threat of arrest to deprive the victim of at least $50,000. McGowin is not a member of any law enforcement agency. Detectives learned that […]
The City of Wildwood has launched a search for a city clerk/financial officer. The person in that job will be responsible for managing, controling, interpreting, and communicating the fiscal operations of the city to provide information and guidance to the City Manager. The minimum annual pay for the position is $61,000. The closing date for […]
The next meeting of the Discuss Sumter County Libraries group will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 at the Sumterville building, 2427 County Road 533, in Sumterville. Initial discussions will include outsourcing, as well as LSSI contract details. Those attending are asked to RSVP by Feb. 10 to DiscussSumterCountyLibraries@yahoo.com. Include one question/observation/comment you would […]
The Poinciana Neighborhood Pool will be closed through Friday, Feb. 14 for grouting and pool maintenance.
A 33-year-old woman was killed in an accident at 6:20 a.m. Monday in Marion County. Amber Mann of Salt Springs was eastbound on County Road 314 when for unknown reasons the right side wheels of her vehicle went onto the south grass shoulder, according to Florida Highway Patrol. She corrected to the left before the […]
The Bonita pool will be closed through Sunday, Feb. 16. If you have any questions or need additional information, contact the Bacall Recreation Center at 350-2281
Calumet Grove Pool has reopened after being closed for maintenance.
The Chatham Family Pool is closed for routine pool maintenance. It is schedule to re-open at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10. If you have any questions or need additional information, contact the Chatham Recreation Center at 753-4570.
The Bocce Courts at SeaBreeze Recreation Center will be closed Thursday, and Friday for resurfacing. If you have any questions or need additional information, contact the SeaBreeze Recreation Center at 352-750-2488.