| Apr 4, 2011
| 4:09 AM
Agents in with the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area in Marion County arranged to purchase 40 oxycodone pills for $525 from Sara Medeiros on Friday through a confidential source at an undisclosed location, reports the Ocala Star Banner.
| Apr 14, 2011
| 4:02 AM
Just when you think you've heard it all...
A Marion County mom was arrested Tuesday.
She is accused of showing her sons, ages 11 and 12, naked pictures of herself and other men engaged in sex acts, reports the Ocala Star Banner.
After seeing the...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 8:52 AM
Two concerts at Silver Springs will be tied to the park's Festival of Lights celebration and will feature singers with long resumes.
This Saturday, Dec. 4, Crystal Gayle will perform at the Marion County attraction. She won a Grammy Award for the song...
| Jul 6, 2010
From Ocala to Tallahassee, North Florida has a great variety of retail offerings. Small historic downtowns, great shopping malls and more are found along Interstates 75 and 10 in these old Florida towns.
Governor's Square Mall It's time to make a trip to...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 11:07 AM
OCALA, Fla. -- Six people were arrested this week and accused of luring a 15-year-old boy to a Florida home, shooting him several times, burning his body in a fire pit and putting the remains into paint cans, authorities said.
The killing occurred Sunday...
| May 5, 2011
| 3:46 AM
Silver Springs Shores couple had been arguing Tuesday about $206.18 in charges for sex toys on the man's credit card, including one item that was addressed in the woman's name, reports the Ocala Star-Banner.
The woman then confronted her boyfriend's...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 12:20 AM
CITRA, Fla -- Victoria Eltonya Bynes, of Citra, was arrested Saturday after she allegedly doused her boyfriend's genital area with gasoline and set him on fire, reports The Gainesville Sun.
Her boyfriend, Andrew Williams, 42, also of Citra, was...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 6:56 AM
UPDATE: Upon hearing news of new charges filed against suspended IMPD officer David Bisard, crash victim Eric Wells' brother Ryan spoke with Fox59 News.
"It really is a turn in the favor of justice," said Ryan Wells from Florida.
The brothers' mom,...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 6:18 PM
UPDATE: David Bisard returned to Marion County Criminal Court #5 Friday for a hearing on new felony charges filed this week by new prosecutor Terry Curry.
The return to court included a discussion about whether or not Bisard should be re-arrested on the...
| Feb 6, 2011
After Dorothy Lewis was raped twice, shot between the eyes and robbed of the most precious things in her world — her daughters Jamilya, 7, and Jasmine, 3 — the widowed mom was certain that her life was over, too.
"That's what I said and...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 5:18 PM
ORANGE CITY — Riding his bicycle on a trail near Blue Spring State Park, Mark Schweder spotted a rare find for mountain-biking fans: woodland terrain with slopes and gullies.
He envisioned an off-road cycling trail that explored the changing...