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Four Corners Cops Without Borders agreement renewed

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 5:23 pm

The Four Corners Cops Without Borders, an agreement among sheriffs allowing cross-county jurisdiction among Alachua, Bradford, Clay and Putnam counties, was renewed Tuesday.

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Country musician David Allen Coe recovering after crash in Ocala, cancels shows in Louisville, Ky., and Scheller, Ill.

By on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 19, 2013 at 12:22 pm

A Texas country musician crashed an SUV into a semi-trailer in Ocala early Tuesday morning and has cancelled shows in Louisville, Ken., and Scheller, Ill.

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Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel speaks to more than 1,500 at UF

By on March 13th, 2013 | Last updated: March 13, 2013 at 2:37 pm

Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Prize-winning author of “Night,” spoke to a crowd of over 1,500 at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Tuesday night. He discussed humanity, the difficulty of writing his famous memoir and his love of learning.

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Victim shoots person of interest in attempted robbery

By and on March 12th, 2013 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:16 am

James Stevens, 81, shot Lonnie Hollingsworth Jr., 28, one time in the abdomen. The case is still under investigation, and it is unknown whether the “stand your ground” defense will apply.

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