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By Trevor Sikkema on December 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:04 pm
A gathering concerning a new monument to honor Union veterans in the Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park quickly turned to a protest as members and supporters of the Sons of Confederate Veterans demanded the monument be built in a different location.
By Trevor Sikkema on November 13th, 2013 | Last updated: November 14, 2013 at 2:42 pm
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is instituting a new training program to keep its deputies in shape. The program includes an obstacle course and combat training.
By Trevor Sikkema and Peta-Gay Sheerwood on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm
The Ocala City Council met Tuesday to discuss the potential move of the Tampa Yankees to Ocala.
By Trevor Sikkema and Lisa Greenberg on October 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: October 3, 2013 at 11:47 am
Construction on electronic signs along areas of Interstate 75 should begin around January, nearly two years after the 20-vehicle pileup that inspired public concern over drivers’ safety on the highway.
By Trevor Sikkema on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 2, 2013 at 5:15 pm
Florida law enforcement officials and state legislators are considering the enactment of tougher consequences for sexual predators and are calling for a review of the current law.
By Trevor Sikkema on September 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 9:13 pm
As lawmakers continue to debate the proper funding for future health care programs, organizations across Florida are already offering practical ways to help low-income residents who need care now.