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Battle over dirty diaper lands Summerfield woman behind bars

A Summerfield woman who got into a violent altercation over a dirty diaper in July was arrested on an outstanding warrant Tuesday. Kristin Leigh Martinez,...

Driver extricated from wreckage after semi overturns on Marion County roadway

A semi-truck overturned on County Road 315 on Wednesday afternoon after the driver ran off the roadway while trying to negotiate a curve. Gary Lentz,...

Man who recently posed as officer jailed for trying to arrange sex with a...

An Apopka man who made the news recently for portraying a police officer has been arrested for allegedly attempting to solicit sex with a...

Stonecrester claims woman tried to choke him during dispute

A Stonecrest man who was arguing with a woman in his home called a Marion County sheriff’s deputy for help Monday. The man, who lives...

Damaged fire hydrant leads to boil water notice in Weirsdale

A precautionary boil water notice was issued Monday for 160 customers in the Weirsdale area after damage caused a fire hydrant to temporarily lose...
I-75

Three-vehicle crash snarls I-75 traffic in Marion County

A three-vehicle crash snarled traffic on Interstate 75 in Marion County early Tuesday morning. The 7:27 a.m. incident took place in the northbound lanes near...

Leesburg Electric crews deployed to North Carolina to help with Hurricane Florence recovery

An eight-member team and a convoy of vehicles from Leesburg’s Electric Department arrived in North Carolina this past Thursday to help with extensive recovery...

Four hospitalized after early-morning rollover crash in Ocala

Four victims – two on trauma alerts – were transported to Ocala-area hospitals Monday morning following a rollover crash at SW 10th Street and...

Ocala Fire Rescue’s mentorship program turns out first 8 graduates

Ocala Fire Rescue celebrated the graduation Saturday of its first-ever mentorship program class. Eight young adults completed the program – all of whom were seeking...

Seeds of Peace educator to speak at Belvedere Library in The Villages

The Thursday, Sept. 20 meeting of World Beyond War-Central Florida will feature Richard Romeo, an educator and facilitator for Seeds of Peace. Romeo will describe...

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