Marion County Newswire (Page 4)

Marion County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Marion County, FL. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 455 in Marion County, FL

  1. Sweetwater Wetland Park Works To Improve Wheelchair AccessRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... and Communications supervisor. "If that doesn't work then we're going to look at different options." The Marion County Sheriff's Office has created a safe space for victims to fill out necessary paperwork for restraining orders. The room is equipped ...

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  2. Dead toddler's mother arrested, siblings found safe after Amber AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... officers around 9 p.m. Wednesday in Ocala FL, after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation issued an Amber Alert. Marion County, Florida Sheriff's deputies responded to a "be on the lookout" for the vehicle Garrison was last seen traveling in, and ...

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  3. Georgia mom arrested in Ocala after 1 dead following Amber AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    A Georgia mother of three children who went missing was arrested in Ocala, Florida, after an Amber Alert was issued and the body of a 2-year-old girl was found at her home. Media outlets report that 28-year-old Clarion Garrison was arrested Wednesday evening by the Marion County, Florida, Sheriff's Office.

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  4. 3 kids found safe, 1 dead after Amber AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... at her home. Media outlets report that 28-year-old Clarion Garrison was arrested Wednesday evening by the Marion County, Florida, Sheriff's Office. The three children in the Amber Alert - ages 7, 6 and 4 - were all found with Garrison. The Florida ...

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  5. 'My dad's a hero!' Father's lightening fast reflexes save his son,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... - which was just inches from his son's face - as the rest of the crowd recoiled in fear. Shaun Cunningham, of Marion County, Florida, reached out his arm to save his son Landon, 8, from being hit in the face by an out-of-control bat. Cunningham had ...

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  6. Hunter in north Florida finds partially-buried human skullRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office reports 23-year-old Clayton Permenter was walking in a swampy area of the Cross Florida Greenway on Sunday when he saw the half-buried skull. The Ocala Star-Banner reports Permenter also found shoes and a shirt about 10-feet from the remains.

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  7. Dad saves son from flying baseball batRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. A Marion County, Florida, family was celebrating an early birthday for their 8-year-old son Saturday at Disney's Wide World of Sports, when a ...

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  8. Florida father Shaun Cunningham saves his son Landon from an errant ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Florida father Shaun Cunningham saves his son Landon from an errant baseball bat set flying by Pittsburgh Pirates player Danny Ortiz - and the grateful boy calls him a hero 'Guess I'd call it Dad-mode': Quick-thinking father saves his son, 8, from an errant baseball bat - and the grateful boy calls him a hero Shaun Cunningham, a firefighter of Marion County, Florida, reached out his arm to save his son from being hit in the face The boy, Landon, was trying to send a photo of Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Danny Ortiz from his father's cellphone Ortiz is the player who let the bat slip and sent it flying just inches from Landon's nose and eyes An alert father saved his eight-year-old son from being hit in the face by a bat as it spun into the stands during a major league baseball game.

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  9. Human Remains Found In Silver Springs ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    On Sunday, a hunter reported to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that he had found human bones in the north edge of Silver Springs Shores. According to the Marion County Sheriff's Office Facebook page , MCSO major crimes detectives and evidence technicians, along with the medical examiner's office, responded to the area to process the scene and conduct an investigation.

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  10. Florida animal advocates call for animal abuser registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Today, the Ocala StarBanner reported that County Commissioners in Marion County, Florida , invited animal services, county lawyers and deputies to work together on a potential ordinance. They want to develop an animal abuse registry , a database that would track people convicted in animal cruelty cases.

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  11. Deadly house fire in Umatilla areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | The Daily Commercial

    Firefighters were dispatched around 9:15 a.m. and were on scene quickly at the block and wood-frame home on Southeast 155th Place, according to Marion County Fire Rescue.

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  12. Man pleads guilty for role in Salem woman's death in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A Salem man has pleaded guilty to his role in the death of a 25-year-old woman found along a rural road near Salem in 2014. The Statesman Journal says 41-year-old Matthew Lupinacci pleaded guilty Thursday in Marion County Circuit Court to second-degree manslaughter and second-degree abuse of a corpse.

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  13. Marion County Opens Safe Space For Domestic-Crime VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office opened its safe-space room for domestic victims on Saturday. There, they can safely fill out paperwork and wait for judicial decisions.

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  14. Ocala To Provide New Way To Pay Utility BillsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Payment kiosks will be available at four locations around the city, according to a city of Ocala press release. The locations are: the City of Ocala Customer Service Office, Paddock Mall, Marion County Library Headquarters and the Citgo "The Spur" station.

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  15. Safe haven opens for domestic violence victims in Marion CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | WFTV Orlando

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office says it opened a room at the county jail Friday to allow domestic violence victims to file emergency injunctions against their abusers. The new program allows victims to safely complete the necessary paperwork to file an injunction, even after hours and on weekends.

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  16. Marion County Approves $64,000 In New Crime-Fighting KiosksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Debbie Bakos, an employee of First Avenue National Bank in Ocala and Marion County's Crime Stoppers chairman, explains Wednesday how the three-screen kiosks work. The county approved the purchase of 20 new kiosks Tuesday.

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  17. Panel to discuss 'Devil in the Grove' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Daily Commercial

    ... 17-year-old Norma Padgett. As a local white woman in 1940s Lake County, then a cluster of small towns south of Marion County where schools were segregated and the Ku Klux Klan vibrant, Padgett's accusations spurred a mob to bludgeon Thomas to death ...

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  18. Ocala Students Back At School After Threats of ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... students. On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 115 students were absent - a figure more in line with normal numbers, said Marion County School spokesman Kevin Christian. "It was a normal opening on Tuesday when I spoke with the assistant principal," Christian said, ...

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  19. Gator Toss, Stolen Art, 'Bigfoot' Hunt: Weird FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... speed found the tables turned on him recently when a fellow motorist pulled him over for driving too fast. The Marion County Sheriff's Office has joined the search for a 9-foot Sasquatch recently reported missing by a homeowner. Residents in the ...

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  20. Firefighters save 1 of 2 dogs in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Daily Commercial

    Marion County Fire Rescue Thursday afternoon saved one of two dogs caught in a residential structure fire in Summerfield, about seven miles north of The Villages.

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