Ocala, Fla. -- Officials with the Marion County School Board and the Black Archives Committee honored six long-time African-American leaders at a ceremony Friday night.



GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The mother of a North Central Florida student is fighting for a copy of the video showing the apparent assault of her 14-year-old daughter. 


FedEx Ground coming to Ocala

OCALA, Fla. -- In a little more than a year one North Central Florida city will become the new hub for FedEx Ground. The new 400,000 square-foot facility will not only serve customers in Ocala but across the country as well.

Man arrested after home raided for a second time

Gainesville, Fla.-- Gainesville Police arrested one man after raiding the same home for the second time this week.

GPD’s SWAT team arrived at a house on the corner of Southeast 14th Street and University Avenue to follow up after last week’s drug bust.

Weekend Planner

Happy Friday everyone!   A little something, indoors and out, this weekend.


Prominent Attorney Gloria Fletcher passes away

Gainesville, Fla. -- A prominent North Central Florida attorney is being mourned.



Bo Diddley to close March First

Gainesville, Fla. -- In a few days, a popular North Central Florida plaza will be closed off to the public for one year.



State troopers kick off campaign

ALACHUA/MARION COUNTY, Fla. -- It's a state initiative to educate drivers on safety. State troopers kicked off a campaign Thursday that will increase units on I-75 in Alachua and Marion counties for the next several days.

Neighbors face hurdles during construction

ALACHUA COUNTY - It's a rift between residents and builders-- A community in North Central Florida is located next to a new huge development. The construction is disrupting some residents' lives.



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