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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

18-year-old Eustis man gunned down in Leesburg in possible drug deal gone bad

An 18-year-old Eustis man died Wednesday night after being shot in the Carver Heights area of Leesburg.

Leesburg Police officers were called to Leesburg Regional Medical Center at 8:45 p.m. after Isaiah Terrell Walters was brought into the facility. Officers were told that Walters had been shot at Berry Park, located at 2121 Johns Ave., in what may have been a drug deal gone bad, a report states.

Leesburg detectives are continuing to investigate the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact them at (352) 728-9862 or call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477) to be eligible for a reward.

Stop complaining about ‘overcrowding’ in The Villages

A Village of Santiago resident who has been in The Villages for more than 23 years has something to say to all of those complaining about “overcrowding” in Florida’s Friendliest Hometown. Read his Letter to the Editor.

The losing and grift continues

A Village of Pine Ridge resident, in a Letter to the Editor, can’t help but mock former President Trump after the GOP lost ground in the U.S. Senate in the mid-term elections.

The Morse family should keep it up!

In a Letter to the Editor, a Village of Buttonwood resident praises the evolution of The Villages and encourages the Morse family to “keep it up.”

Amenity fees putting a pinch on many Villagers

In a Letter to the Editor, a Village of Rio Grande resident says she loves living in The Villages. However, she no longer uses many of the amenities and would love to see some relief in her amenity fees.

Renting in The Villages

A Village of Virginia Trace resident describes her reason for renting in The Village. Read her Letter to the Editor.