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Grandview Invitational draws large crowd with magnificent horses, stage coach performances

The Grandview Invitational took over the Florida Horse Park this past weekend in an event that played host to thousands of local residents.

Dozens of magnificent horses and stage coaches packed the arena for the three-day event, delivering a multitude of performances and wowing those in attendance.

From Clydesdales to Belgians, the clamoring sound of hooves filled the air for hours each day. If you were unable to make it to the event, check out some of our photos below!

For those of you that were in attendance, try sharing your photos with us at www.ocala-news.com/contact-us.

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Crime

Ocala man accused of shooting at FHP trooper during chase behind bars

An Ocala man accused of shooting at a Florida Highway Patrol trooper following an armed robbery in Ocala last week is behind bars.

Bushnell man gives phony name to Belleview cop in traffic stop

A Bushnell man gave a false name to an officer after being pulled over in Belleview for having a phony license tag on his vehicle.

Ocala woman caught cheating jailed after fight over cell phone

An Ocala woman was arrested Saturday after she allegedly hit a man with a metal rod during a wild fight over a cell phone.

2 more local residents die of COVID-19 as new cases reported across Ocala area

Two more local residents have lost their battle with COVID-19 as new cases of the deadly virus continue to be reported in and around Ocala.

Business

Former Brothers’ Keeper building demolished to make way for new Mellow Mushroom

The former home to Brothers’ Keeper Thrift Store has been demolished to make way for a new pizza restaurant.

Ocala Golden Corral reopening doors after extended pandemic closure

The Ocala Golden Corral will reopen its doors latter this month after an extended closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Students encourage to apply to ‘Shark Tank’ style business plan competition

Students across the county are being encouraged to apply to be a part of a local “Shark Tank” style competition hosted by the chamber.

New hotel reserving parking spaces in Ocala downtown parking garage

The free parking spaces available in Ocala’s Downtown Parking Garage were reduced this past week when the new hotel's parking lease with the city began.

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Headlines

Ocala man accused of shooting at FHP trooper during chase behind bars

An Ocala man accused of shooting at a Florida Highway Patrol trooper following an armed robbery in Ocala last week is behind bars.

Ocala Mexican eatery shut down after sewage bubbles up through kitchen drains

A popular Mexican restaurant in Ocala was temporarily closed by a health inspector last week for having 14 violations – one of which involved standing wastewater with food debris bubbling up through floor drains in the kitchen.

Bushnell man gives phony name to Belleview cop in traffic stop

A Bushnell man gave a false name to an officer after being pulled over in Belleview for having a phony license tag on his vehicle.

Ocala woman caught cheating jailed after fight over cell phone

An Ocala woman was arrested Saturday after she allegedly hit a man with a metal rod during a wild fight over a cell phone.

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