EAST MARION COUNTY – An Ocala man was killed Monday in a two-vehicle crash on State Road 40 East just east of County Road 314A.Florida Highway Patrol troopers identified the deceased as 84-year-old Hubert Downard of Ocala.FHP officials said Downard was driving a 2004 Ford Taurus southbound on Southeast 162nd Terrace and stopped at a… Continue reading Ocala man, 84, killed in two-vehicle crash
A man told deputies that an unknown intruder with a handgun barged into the home and injured his dog.
Fall is a big deal in these parts. Starting in September, the entertainment calendar fills up fast with huge events.
TODAYNovels At Noon: Noon-1 p.m., Marion Oaks Public Library, 294 Marion Oaks Lane, Ocala. Call 438-2570. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.THURSDAYDrop-In Book Club: 11 a.m.-noon,Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon, 438-2520. “Middlemarch” by George Eliot.All You Need to Know About Eclipses: 2-3 p.m.,Headquarters-Ocala […]
Veterans meetingsTodaySeadragon Base USSVI: 1 p.m., American Legion Post 347, 699 W. Lady Lake Blvd., Lady Lake. Call 874-7358 or 897-6266.VFW Post 4493 House Committee: 6:30 p.m., 11100 SE Maricamp Road (County Road 464), Candler. Call 687-4493.VFW Post 8083: 6:30 p.m., 12666 S. U.S. 441, Belleview. Call 245-8083. […]
County Commission chairman doesn’t want to revisit the issue
It was the second grow house that drug agents have busted in less than a week.