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9-Year-Old Inspires Children’s Book Character

By on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 5:17 pm

Local author Shelley Fraser Mickle published her newest book in February. Nine-year-old Audrey Allen is the inspiration for the main character.

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GALLERY: Southeastern Pro Rodeo in Ocala

By on March 25th, 2014 | Last updated: March 25, 2014 at 7:05 am

The Ocala Pro Rodeo held it’s 21st annual Southeastern Pro Rodeo event last weekend at the Southeastern Livestock Pavilion in Ocala, Fla.

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GALLERY: Ocala’s Horse Shows In The Sun

By on March 24th, 2014 | Last updated: March 25, 2014 at 5:53 pm

Riders from across the globe traveled to the HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala for the 10-week competition of HITS, Horse Shows In The Sun

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Glass-Mounted Photo Company Transforms Printing Standards

By on March 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: March 28, 2014 at 12:22 pm

Gainesville-based photo-decor business Fracture received its 50,000th order this month. The business founders attribute their accomplishments to their drive to succeed.

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GALLERY: Daytona Beach Bike Week

By on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 8:36 am

Celebrations reached as far north as Ormond Beach for the 73rd annual event.

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9-Year-Old Designer to Debut Fashion Line For Charity

By on March 11th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 3:51 pm

Lily Tallerico, 9-year-old fashion designer, will debut her first line of dresses Saturday at the second annual Fashion for Freedom runway show in downtown Gainesville.

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Gainesville Nudist Group Takes Au Naturel Approach to Religion

By on March 5th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 5:05 pm

The new group was created for people to “feel closer to God without clothing.”

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GALLERY: Kicking Up Mud at Hog Waller

By on March 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: March 5, 2014 at 6:07 pm

Families from across the state gathered at Hog Waller last weekend, a privately owned park in Palatka, to drive through its six-acre mud pit.

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GALLERY: Flaking Flint at Silver River

By on February 26th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 6:25 am

Archaeologists and artists gathered in Ocala for the fourth annual Silver River Knap-In.

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Local Singer Competes on “American Idol”

By on February 4th, 2014 | Last updated: February 5, 2014 at 8:54 am

Lauren Ogburn has been perfecting her autograph since she was 15. She’ll be able to put it to use soon though — because she’s going to Hollywood. Ogburn, 19, from Lake City, auditioned for season 13 of “American Idol” on […]

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