Department: Ocala newsroom
Beat/Position: Marion County Education Reporter
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Published December 22, 2014
Every day through Christmas should be a rainy day - at times heavy - as a cold front will drop temperatures briefly in Alachua County by the end of the week.
Published December 13, 2014
Recreational horse riders have mixed feelings about a planned 23-mile concrete path through the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway.
Published November 29, 2014
Florida dodged another hurricane bullet in 2014, increasing its record streak of consecutive years without a hurricane landfall to nine.
Published November 20, 2014
Billionaire Frank Stronach is financing a new state-of-the-art athletic complex at North Marion High, including a new stadium with artificial turf, a video scoreboard and large grandstands.
Published November 17, 2014
Bring in those animals. Cover those plants. Pray for your winter gardens. A historic freeze is headed to Alachua County at daybreak Wednesday.
Published November 2, 2014
Kendrick -- University of Florida senior Caitlin Arrigo scooped cedar landscape chips into cups with her bare hands on a chilly Sunday as part of a community service project.
Published September 8, 2014
Teachers have been complaining for years that children are forced to take an excessive number of state-mandated exams.
Published September 3, 2014
Though the official rainfall count was below average in Gainesville for the past three months the picture varied throughout the city.
Published September 1, 2014
The odds of surviving a cardiac arrest are not good.
Published August 22, 2014
Chase Basinger has sent a campaign letter to area pastors stating the nation is plagued by the sins of abortion and homosexuality.
Published July 29, 2014
Most every day, large floating islands of grass get tangled along the docks at Grand Lake RV & Golf Resort, located on the shore of Orange Lake.
Published July 14, 2014
School administrators from seven counties converged in Marion County on Monday for a state Department of Education mini-conference to help districts develop improvement plans for struggling schools.
Published June 10, 2014
The school board unanimously appointed Seigle to represent the board on an interim basis until a full-time staff attorney can be hired.
Published June 5, 2014
A recent North Marion High School senior was discovered dead Thursday morning in an open field near the pickup he had been driving -- the victim of a single-vehicle crash.
Published June 2, 2014
College of Central Florida officials learned late Monday that the school will receive $4.3 million in state funding for the next phase of a new Levy County campus.