After five hours of deliberations that included several smoking breaks, a 12-member jury found murder defendant Rishi Ramgoolie not guilty verdict Friday night.
Housed inside an immaculate rock building on Southeast Broadway Street, Ambleside School of Ocala has turned back the educational clock.
There is no telling who will knock on the Salvation Army emergency shelter's doors.
One is no longer the loneliest number. At least it's not at the University of Florida, where No. 1 has plenty of company at the moment.
A vacant 5,000-square-foot Belleview home burned down Thursday night.
An Ocala woman diagnosed with Lyme disease followed the prescribed medical regime for 11 years, then took an alternative path.
Despite Friday's chilly weather, hundreds of mountain bike fans came out to see the latest gear for their sport during the first day of this weekend's Fat Tire Festival at the Santos Trailhead near Ocala.
Police, community and calendar briefs for March 8, 2014
Take a walk in the park — Scott Springs Park. "It doesn't feel creepy," said Kathy Crile, the city of Ocala's recreation and parks director.
A man arrested Wednesday after showing up at a Marion County Sheriff’s Office substation intoxicated and demanding to see a detective was re-arrested Thursday on new charges.
Police say he took two Schlitz 16-ounce malt liquors and one Becks 16-ounce beer into a store bathroom and drank them, and then left without paying.
Officials wrapped up their search Friday for a missing 48-year-old man who has the mental capacity of a 3-year-old, but plan to try again Saturday.
Sheriff's deputies on Thursday charged a 72-year-old Citra man with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he was accused of firing shots into the ground and pointing a gun at a man and threatening to shoot him.
A fight between two juveniles Thursday led to the arrest of the adult brother of one boy on two counts of simple battery and burglary of a conveyance.
About a half mile of McLemore Road in the Gore's Landing Unit of the Ocklawaha River Wildlife Management Area is impassable because of recent rainfall and is closed until March 28.
A Cross Creek man was killed when he was hit by a car Thursday night while helping to remove another car from a ditch.
Legislation that would dramatically expand a state program that helps low-income children attend private schools in Florida moved ahead Thursday during an emotional and crowded hearing.
Texas Equusearch officials, along with local volunteers, are continuing to search for a missing 48-year-old man who has the mental capacity of a 3-year-old.
The woman said she was on the University of Florida campus near Buckman Drive and University Avenue when she saw a man in his late 20s stab another man in the neck in the parking lot near Leigh Hall.
Over the past two days, high school students from 14 Florida counties have been in Ocala learning about careers in law, public safety, security and firefighting.