Lake Weir Middle School student arrested after taking knives to school

Lake Weir Middle School

A Lake Weir Middle School student was arrested Tuesday after he took three double-edged combat-style knives to school. A guidance counselor had been monitoring students getting off the bus when a sheath containing the knives fell from the student’s book bag, according to an arrest report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The student told […]

CDD 2 supervisor appointed to POA Board of Directors

Bill Schikora

Community Development District 2 Supervisor Bill Schikora on Tuesday was appointed to the Property Owners Association Board of Directors. Schikora is also a member of the Villages Homeowners Association. “I see this appointment as another opportunity to advocate for residents of The Villages,” Schikora said. He is a resident of the Village of Santo Domingo.