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Two Killed in Plane Crash While Filming Movie

By on April 7th, 2014 | Last updated: April 7, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Two men were killed in a plane crash while filming a low-budget zombie movie on Sunday. They were filming a scene in the air for the movie when the engine stalled.

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Ocala Magnet School Brings Robot, Community to Life

By on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 12:11 pm

As an Ocala school’s magnet program prepares to compete in the annual FIRST Robotics Regional Competition, the program continues to teach its students valuable life skills by involving them in the community.

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Marion Group Seeks to Unleash Tethered Dogs

By on February 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: February 3, 2014 at 3:51 pm

The Marion County commission will hear from a task force on tethering dogs, which will recommend prohibiting 24/7 and vacant lot tethering. The Marion County Human Society, heading up the effort, is targeting neglectful dog owners who leave their pets tied up outside for long periods of time.

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Residents Remember Police Egg-Throwing Incident

By on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 10:40 am

More than five years after three off-duty Gainesville police officers drove through a high-crime neighborhood throwing eggs at houses, the relationship between the citizens and police is still feeling the effects.

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