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High schools, wake up to later start times - Another viewHigh...
High schools, wake up to later start times - Another view More sleep and a later opening bell can benefit sleep-deprived teens.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
OBS August Yearling Sale Ends With Declines
Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.' s August yearling sale concluded its three-day run Aug. 28 with a second day of open session declines.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Woman struck by train, loses arm
BELLEVIEW, Fla.- Authorities say a young woman lost her right arm after being struck by a train in north Florida.
Customer Interaction Solutions
The Centers names Tim Cowart as CEO [Ocala Star-Banner, Fla. :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 27--The Centers' board of directors needed look no further than its own interim chief executive officer to fill the facility's top post.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
News 4 Jax
Speeding ticket quota in Florida city?
Waldo chief of police is under investigation. Some of his officers say their chief set quotas for pulling over speeders.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Police: Denied marriage request spurs attack
Police: Denied marriage request spurs attack Authorities say an elderly man was beaten after he refused another man's permission to marry his girlfriend.
Colorado Springs Independent
Facebook selfie leads cops to shoplifter
Police charged Danielle Saxton, 27, with shoplifting from a boutique in West Frankfort, Ill., after investigators saw pictures of her wearing the stolen clothing and jewelry that she posted on Facebook.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Big Drama Colt Leads OBS Select Session
Hip #75, a colt by Big Drama, brought $230,000 to top the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Reflections of Privilege Past
In 1989 I was six years old and my family had decided to leave the suburbs of Atlanta so that my father could take a new job as a chef working at the Hilton in Ocala Florida.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Amherst Fire Department celebrates new truck
The Amherst Fire Department welcomed a new member of its fleet late Saturday morning as department chaplain Bruce Arbour blessed a new pumper truck during a short ceremony.
FMPD investigating strong-arm robbery
Police say two juveniles approached an elderly woman who was walking to the bus stop.
Palm Beach Post
Wellington charter review group continues work
Members of the village's charter review task force met again this week, continuing their work to consider changes to Wellington's core governing document.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Bar Patrons Beat Up Abusive Parent
A dad who left his three young kids in a car for hours while he drank at an Ocala, Florida, bar this week was beaten up by patrons and arrested by police when they arrived after 1 a.m. Joshua Delong, 28, was found by police bloody and on the ground outside Dr. B's Bar.
Ocala police issue warrant for woman who posed for pic with stolen credit card
Police issued the warrant for Mashana Harris, 26, on Friday on charges of fraudulent credit card use and identity theft in the July incident.
Fort Myers man arrested in drug bust
On Thursday at around 5:30 a.m., Fort Myers Police executed a search warrant at a home in the 3000 block of Second Street.
NBC2 will be temporarily off air overnight
We have a programming note for NBC2 viewers. We are making major upgrades to our systems to better serve Southwest Florida.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
NAACP says Floirda city ordinance on 'Saggy Pants' targets black men
Civil rights activists in Central Florida are challenging one city's new ordinance banning saggy pants, CNN affiliate WKMG reports.
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Police: thieves stole $50K in 4-H farm equipment
Police are looking for thieves who took nearly $50,000 in farm equipment that was to be used to teach children about agriculture at Marion County's 4-H farm.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Three attorneys seek to unseat incumbent in 5th Judicial Circuit
Mary Hatcher, Denise Lyn, Bo Samargya and Kautz are running in the non-partisan 5th Judicial Circuit, Group 3 race.