Marion County ranked 52nd out of Florida’s 67 counties for overall health outcomes in the newly released 2019 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps.
Marion County commissioners approved a proclamation on Tuesday paying tribute to the Confederate soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
Jessica Marr will lead the organization’s efforts to foster growth at the heart of the community, working to revitalize downtown Ocala.
Two people were killed and four others were injured Wednesday night in a three-vehicle crash on County Road 484 in Marion County.
Crews from Ocala Fire Rescue battled a structure fire that heavily damaged a vacant house early Thursday morning.
An Ocala eatery was closed last week after a health inspector found seven violations in the restaurant.
An 8-year-old boy caused a stir at Belleview-Santos Elementary School on Monday when he brought a .38 special revolver bullet to class.
The owner of a popular Mexican restaurant in Lady Lake will face the City of Ocala Growth Management Department this week in hopes of continuing the renovation of a shuttered Ocala seafood spot.
An Ocala restaurant was shut down for a little more than three days last week after a health inspector found 11 violations in the eatery.
A school resource officer was quickly called into action amid reports that a third-grader had threatened to kill a classmate and his family.
The Florida Highway Patrol says motorists could encounter heavy smoke on SW 49th Avenue near the Greenway State Park in Marion County.
A kitten that was rescued after being abused by an Ocala teenager last month has a new home – with Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods and his wife, Samantha.
Ocala Fire Rescue sent three engines, a rescue unit and a battalion chief to a report of a structure fire at a grocery store late Saturday afternoon.
A Citra woman says it wasn’t her intention to threaten Ocala Mayor Kent Guinn or imply she was going to harm herself when she sent him what could be interpreted as a threatening email.
Ocala Fire Rescue is encouraging area residents to take advantage of its upcoming free CPR class.
Marion County is preparing to celebrate a special anniversary – and everyone is invited to a festival at the end of the month.
The Marion County Fire Rescue Benevolence Fund held its annual Firefighter Ball Banquet this past Saturday night.
The sixth annual Brick City Beer and Wine Festival will be held April 20 from 2 to 8 p.m. at Citizens’ Circle, located at 151 SE Osceola Ave.
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