Crews are set to start work on the Starke railroad overpass on State Road 100 Monday. According to the Florida Department of Transportation, the project will see construction of a bridge from Adams Street to South Street in downtown Starke.
A 911 caller reported a man was threatening a family and firing a gun at a home near the Ocala International Airport. After several hours of negotiations, he surrendered and was charged with aggravated assault.
The money to fund the program was donated by Walmart and will support operational and infrastructure improvements at rural food banks, which often don’t receive the same level of federal assistance as food banks in more urban communities.
A measure by the School Board was approved by voters last year to appoint future superintendents, so for the first time in the district’s 151 year history, an appointed superintendent has taken the helm.
In a statement released Wednesday, Senior Academic Affairs Vice President Joe Glover said international students should have “Sufficient in-classroom coursework to continue to maintain a legal presence”.