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Tag Archives: Marion County
By Erica A. Hernandez on August 27th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 5:22 pm
Marion County Sheriff’s Office has released a first sketch of a man suspected of robbing Citizens First Bank in The Villages on Aug. 13.
By Katie Campbell on August 27th, 2014 | Last updated: August 27, 2014 at 7:33 pm
A Marion County man was arrested Monday after he beat a 72-year-old man. Authorities said James Kane attacked the victim after he denied Kane permission to marry his girlfriend.
By Amanda Clark on August 25th, 2014 | Last updated: August 25, 2014 at 11:04 am
State park managers have said they will be buying or trading land in Marion, Palm Beach, and Jackson counties. This is to fill the gaps of the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway, a recreational outdoor area that spans 110 [...]
By monicakelly on April 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 23, 2014 at 5:44 pm
Florida Department of Law Enforcement releases the 2013 Annual Unified Crime Report, which indicates a drop in crime in many North Central Florida counties.
By Rachel Kurland on April 4th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 8:42 am
A recent phone scam in Marion County serves as a reminder to be aware of false calls, and Alachua County’s public information officer warns who is at risk.
By Christine Casey on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 4, 2014 at 12:36 am
The Marion County Board of Commissioners approved an ordinance banning 24/7 unattended tethering of dogs.
By Lawrence Chan on March 24th, 2014 | Last updated: March 24, 2014 at 7:10 pm
The heavy rainfall may lead to serious health problems for horses in a Marion County horse rescue organization. The Horse Protection Association of Florida has a drainage problem on their land that has lead to standing water that may harm the horses.
By Alexandrea DaCosta on March 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: March 22, 2014 at 8:49 am
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church agreed to let Open Arms Village, an organization aiming to support city homeless, use its facilities.