Department: Ocala newsroom
Beat/Position: Marion County Education Reporter
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Published January 22, 2016
The National Weather Service warned early Friday morning that there is a risk of severe thunderstorms and an isolated tornado through 3 p.m. today in Alachua and Marion counties.
Published January 20, 2016
When the 2016 hurricane season begins on June 1, the first storm name won't start with "A."
Published January 10, 2016
The Alachua County Humane Society was one of several animal rescue agencies from all across Florida that traveled to the Humane Society of Marion County early Sunday.
Published December 25, 2015
They called him Jet, the 9-year-old Jack Russell terrier/Chihuahua mix breed that was abandoned Wednesday at the Humane Society of Marion County by a family who insisted they had to catch a plane out of town.
Published December 22, 2015
"I really must stay/Baby it's hot outside. It seems time to play/Baby it's hot outside. I simply won't go ... Baby, it's hottttt ouuuuutside ..."
Published December 9, 2015
A large patch of dirt just west of U.S. 19 five miles north of Chiefland symbolizes the economic future of Levy County. It is where the College of Central Florida officials are working to build an $18 million state-of-the-art campus.
Published November 30, 2015
Now that Florida has dodged another hurricane bullet for a record 10th consecutive year, weather experts are warning state residents about the possibility of severe weather and flooding in coming months.
Published November 18, 2015
A monkey, believed to be a rhesus macaque from Silver Springs State Park, was hit by a vehicle and killed near Golden Corral Buffet & Grill on State Road 200 early Wednesday.
Published November 2, 2015
Guinn has denied any connection to the Ku Klux Klan. He held a news conference Monday afternoon at City Hall in response to an online report.
Published October 17, 2015
Oak Run resident Mac Bowes stood on his recently sodded grass, looked at his newly remodeled home, and talked about the afternoon when a tornado toppled trees into his house inside this gated State Road 200 retirement community.
Published October 16, 2015
Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart noted on Friday that Florida law requires that the results to be used to determine performance pay and school grades.
Published September 27, 2015
On Sunday at Queen of Peace, Father Patrick J. O'Doherty spoke during the morning service about Pope Francis' historic visit to the United States.
Published September 14, 2015
The Humane Society of Marion County is mourning the death of Rollin, an Aussie mixed-breed dog that died in the agency's hot transport van on Friday outside PetSmart.
Published September 13, 2015
A 19-year-old woman was killed and five other people were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning at the Cloud 9 nightclub in Ocala. The shooter or shooters then fled in a vehicle.
Published August 19, 2015
A planned multi-million dollar stadium and athletic complex at North Marion High School will not be built after all due to what has been dubbed a misunderstanding.