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Fort King Tennis Courts

USTA hosting Wimbledon-style tournament at Fort King Tennis Center

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) will host a Wimbledon-style tennis tourney at the Fort King Tennis Center (3301 East Fort King Street) on Saturday, July 13 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The softball field at Jervey Gantt have been extended and renovated

City hosting softball leagues this summer for residents

The city of Ocala will host a variety of softball leagues for residents this summer. Read about the different types of leagues and sign up your team today.
Vanguard High School

City to rename NE 28th St to honor late basketball coach behind ‘Kingdom of...

The city of Ocala will soon look to rename a portion of NE 28th Street in honor of a late basketball coach that left...

Marion County Parks and Rec gearing up for inaugural doubles pickleball tourney

Marion County Parks and Recreation is preparing to host an inaugural Men and Women’s Doubles Pickleball Tournament.
Ocala Parade of Nations grand finale showcased an antique stagecoach

Parade of Nations in downtown Ocala kicks off weekend of driving and show jumping...

The only international driving and show jumping tournament in the U.S. got off to an impressive start on Thursday with the 28th annual Parade...

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...

Winner of trophy honoring Ocala football standout to be announced Friday

The Ocala Quarterback Club is hosting a press conference to announce the inaugural Scot Brantley Trophy winner on Friday, Feb. 1.

Sportswriter Steve Day offers his picks for iconic Breeders’ Cup Championships

The 35th Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be held at Churchill Downs Friday and Saturday. It will feature five races Friday and nine on Saturday...

Ocala’s Geron Christian thrilled to start NFL career with Washington Redskins

Quarterback Lamar Jackson earned most of the attention on the football field at Louisville. But NFL scouts also had eyes on another Cardinal –...

Controversial MLB star Pete Rose coming to The Villages to talk about his legendary...

Baseball gave Pete Rose the boot, but the player known as “Charlie Hustle” soon will be hitting a stage in The Villages. Pete Rose, shown...

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