Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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Ocala

Ocala teenager Connor Hoff found safe after leaving home a month ago

An Ocala teenager who has been missing for a month has been located and is safe.

Belleview woman caught with meth outside Lake View Apartments

A Belleview woman was charged with possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia after she was arrested while sitting in a vehicle outside the Lake View Apartments.

Headlines

Intoxicated Ocala woman accused of battering elderly man

An Ocala woman was charged with domestic battery on a person 65 years of age or older after she allegedly pinned an elderly man against a door while screaming “help.”

Heritage Nature Conservancy closed for maintenance

The park at Heritage Nature Conservancy has been closed for maintenance.

Photos

Beautiful Sunrise On Orange Lake

Check out this beautiful sunrise on Orange Lake photographed at the Heagy Burry boat ramp. Thanks to Ken DeMoliner for sharing! Share your local photos...

Clouds Over Horse Trail In Beverly Hills

Check out this cloud formation over the horse trail in Beverly Hills. Thanks to KC Burns for sharing! Share your local photos with us at...

More Headlines

COVID-19 virus claims 3 tri-county residents as Florida tops 300,000 cases

Three more tri-county residents have succumbed to the COVID-19 virus as Florida surpassed 300,000 cases of the fast-spreading illness.

Nightly closures planned at Ocala airport for runway and taxiway construction

Ocala International Airport will be closed on some upcoming nights for runway and taxiway construction work.

Two more Marion County residents die of COVID-19 as Ocala adds 211 cases

Two more Marion County residents have succumbed to the fast-spreading COVID-19 virus.

Ocala Walmarts to begin requiring customers to wear face masks

All Ocala Wal-Marts will begin requiring customers to wear face masks in all of its stores beginning Monday, July 20.

Business

Florida home insurance premiums second highest in United States

Florida’s home insurance premiums are the second highest in the United States after Louisiana.

Historic 12-room inn near Downtown Ocala on the market for just under $1.2 million

The Shamrock Historic Inn offers 12 guest rooms with ‘cozy and eclectic’ themes and a manager/owner apartment.

Bryant tabbed to serve as vice chair of Florida Association of Counties committee

Marion County Commission Chairwoman Kathy Bryant has been appointed to serve as vice chair of the Florida Association of Counties’ Finance, Tax & Administration Committee.

Crime

Belleview man popped for DUI after injury-causing crash

A Belleview man was charged with DUI after a two-vehicle crash that injured another man last week.

Ocala woman jailed after fight over child

An Ocala woman was arrested Thursday after getting into a scuffle with two other women over a child.

Ocala man arrested after squabble over TV remote

A 51-year-old Ocala man was arrested recently after he reportedly struck a woman twice during an argument over the TV remote control.

Obituaries

Jerald (Jerry) Joseph Sheffield

Jerald (Jerry) Joseph Sheffield, 59, of Ocala, FL, went home to be with the Lord on July 11, 2020. Announcement by Legacy.com.

Ellen LeViere Navolio

Ellen LeViere Navolio, 78, of Leeward Air Ranch, Ocala, Fla., formerly of Zelienople, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Ocala, Fla. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Boylan Funeral Home, 324 E. Grandview Ave., Zelienople.

Aretha Fields “Shug” Anderson

Aretha Fields “Shug” Anderson of Ocala, Florida entered peacefully into rest at home with the love and support of her family, Thursday July 9, 2020. Announcement by Sellers Funeral Home, Ocala, FL.

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