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  1. Man sentenced for possessing 138 firearms, ammoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... of 138 firearms and 30,000 rounds of ammunition. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1HyYLum Ocala, Florida -- A 41-year-old convicted felon was sentenced to six years and six months in prison for being in possession of 138 firearms ...

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  2. US schools ramp up use of safety drills, securityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... deterred," Bartoletti said in a statement. Jayne Ellspermann, principal of the 2,600-student West Port High School in Ocala, Florida, said she thinks security cameras and safety drills are important, but a big piece of the puzzle is working with ...

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  3. Reduced adoption fees for furry felinesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Fees are $25 for kittens and $20 for cats older than one year. The Animal Services office is at 5701 S.E. 66th St. in Ocala. It is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. If you're interested, check ...

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  4. Russell W. FinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    Russell W. Finch, 87, of 29596 Maple St., Black River and Ocala, FL passed May 25, 2015 at his home. Russ traveled extensively but realized his last wish was to spend his final days back at his Black River homestead on Maple St., surrounded by his wife and children.

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  5. Video: It's all about the tail - and the Triple CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Horsetalk

    ... chewed by a helpful paddock mate - suspected to be Mr Z - while American Pharoah was at McKathan Brothers Farm near Ocala, Florida, as a two-year-old. American Pharoah's owners haven't gone the traditional route with extensions to replace the ...

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  6. Man arrested in connection to string of burglaries in Emanuel Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVM

    ... degree and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is also being held for an additional burglary warrant from Ocala, Florida. If you have any information that would be helpful to this case, please call Emanuel County Sheriff's Investigator, ...

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  7. FL man arrested in connection to string of burglaries in Emanuel Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WALB-TV Albany

    ... degree and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is also being held for an additional burglary warrant from Ocala, Florida. If you have any information that would be helpful to this case, please call Emanuel County Sheriff's Investigator, ...

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  8. Remembering Patricia Roadarmel: 'a wonderful and loving lady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PennLive.com

    ... Hill and Vicki Forry and her husband, Robert, of Mechanicsburg; a brother, William Fellinger and his wife, Sandra, of Ocala, Fla.; a sister, Judy Taggart and her husband, Daniel, of Concord, N.C.; an aunt, Eunice Stover of Picture Rocks; two ...

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  9. Joan Christine Travis Havelston, Peekskill NativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    She was born Jan. 8, 1936. She was born and raised in Peekskill. She was the daughter of John and Mae Travis of Roe Park, Peekskill, and the sister of John C. Travis of Hampstead, N.C., and Kathleen M. Travis of Ocala, Fla.

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  10. Man pretended to be Marion deputy, pulled over vehicle, Ocala police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Click Orlando

    Kristopher Krumm, 27, was arrested in the Friday incident on charges of impersonating a law enforcement officer, false imprisonment and prohibited use of certain lights.

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  11. McIntosh gets first career Spring Nationals win at Boyd'sRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... 1. Donald McIntosh-Dawsonville, GA 2. Derek Ellis-Chatsworth, GA 3. Dale McDowell-Chickamauga, GA 4. Ivedent Lloyd Jr.-Ocala, FL 5. Billy Ogle Jr.-Knoxville, TN 6. Mike Marlar-Winfield, TN 7. Skip Arp-Georgetown, TN 8. Jay Scott-Taft, TN 9. Riley ...

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  12. New Smyrna grad finds strength in former refugee statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... she's had advantages, too. She was two years ahead of her American classmates in math when she started school in Ocala. After taking French at the Catholic school she attended in Lebanon, she quickly became fluent in English, her third language. ...

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  13. Southern Honey Seeks Repeat in Winning ColorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Blood Horse

    A field of 10 fillies and mares is set for the $100,000 Winning Colors Stakes May 25 at , whose most recent victory came when she won last year's edition of the Winning Colors as a 3-year-old and will be making her first start since running sixth, beaten six lengths, in last year's DraftKings Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint at is coming into the race well after having spent a relaxing winter in Ocala, Fla. "We brought her back in March and she's been doing very well since then," Arnold said.

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  14. N.J. cyclist recovering after bicycle-truck crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Jersey Journal

    ... is recovering, according to Clinton Township Police. A 2015 Peterbilt tractor-trailer driven by Edward Stilip, 72, of Ocala, Fl. was heading north on Route 629 at 7:25 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, when the accident occurred. Township police previously ...

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  15. 32 graduate from Leadership AcademyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Florida Department of Law Enforcement

    NEWS RELEASE Florida Leadership Academy graduates 32 first-line supervisors Classes met for four weeks at Ocala Police Department For Immediate Release April 14, 2015 The Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute graduated 32 first-line supervisors from the Florida Leadership Academy on Friday, April 10. The graduates serve in leadership roles and represent criminal justice agencies from across the state. Seminar participants met for four weeks at the Ocala Police Department in Ocala, Fla.

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  16. Government survey: US schools boost security with drills, guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Star Tribune

    ... deterred," Bartoletti said in a statement. Jayne Ellspermann, principal of the 2,600-student West Port High School in Ocala, Florida, said she thinks security cameras and safety drills are important, but a big piece of the puzzle is working with ...

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  17. Anne Jane HoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Times Herald-Record

    ... and Mary (Scrofani) Cappello. Anne worked as a legal secretary in Glens Falls for many years before she retired to Ocala, FL. She returned to the Glens Falls area in 2010. Beside her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Harold Hogan; her ...

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  18. Those magnificent May flowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Madison Press

    ... and just looked at her May flowers. Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship, P.O. Box 831313, Ocala, FL 34483. He lives with his wife, Martha, in Silver Springs Shores. He can be reached at 1-866-552-2543 or via e-mail at ...

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  19. Saints Spotlight | Get to know rookie CB P.J. WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NOLA.com

    ... surprise that the cornerback from Florida grew up a Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan. "I grew up a Bucs fan because I'm from Ocala, Fla., so it was close and I was watching the Bucs," said Williams, who described himself as "physical, athletic and ...

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  20. Horse Racing: Zenyatta Family Reunion at Belmont Park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Isportsweb.com

    Ziconic , the unraced second foal out of 2010 Horse of the Year Zenyatta , has joined his older half brother Cozmic One, a three year old by Bernardini who finished last in his racing debut on April 17 at Santa Anita Park , in the Belmont Park barn of trainer John Sherriffs, according to the official Zenyatta website, www.zenyatta.com The site says that Ziconic, a chestnut two year old by Tapit , recently completed early training at Mayberry Farm in Ocala, Fla., and arrived at Belmont last weekend. "Zenyatta's colts are now both at Belmont Park with John Shirreffs," the Zenyatta.com post said.

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