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Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Man convicted of attempted rape in Kentucky moves into The Villages

Ronald Edward Burkett
Ronald Edward Burkett

A man convicted of a sex offense in Kentucky has registered a permanent address in The Villages.

Ronald Edward Burkett, 60, has registered an address at 2709 Marston Way in the Village of Belvedere, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

He was convicted of attempted rape in 2023 in Bullitt County, Kentucky.

Burkett has also registered two vehicles with FDLE – a silver 2008 Saturn and a burgundy/maroon 2021 four-door Toyota.

He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds.

Bring back the pool attendants so IDs can be checked

In a Letter to the Editor, a Villager remembers that when she moved here there were attendants checking IDs at the pools. She contends it’s time to bring back the pool attendants.

Someone is going to get killed at Morse Gate

A Village of Mira Mesa resident is afraid someone is going to get killed if a problem is not addressed.

Truman Executive Golf Course in terrible shape!

A Village of Mallory Square resident recently played the Truman Executive Golf Course and reports that the course was in terrible shape. Read his Letter to the Editor.

Fake Christian is about to be revealed in court

A Village of Osceola Hills resident predicts Donald Trump’s fake Christianity will be unveiled in court this week.

Brenda Turner is right about flying of repugnant flags

In a Letter to the Editor, a Village of Palo Alto resident offers praise for a letter from Brenda Turner, who took on the issue of political flags flying in The Villages.