Marion County elementary school gets new principal

Sat Jun 15 06:51:00 PDT 2019

Marion County elementary school gets new principal

There will soon be a new face at the head of Oakcrest Elementary school in Ocala. Current principal Diane Leinenbach will be joining the Florida Department of Education. As far as a replacement, it depends on the schools grade. If it receives below a C, then it will receive an external operator next month.

"Operation Greenlight" aims to help those in NCFL with their overdue fees

Florida drivers with suspended licenses or traffic fees may be able to get back on the road next week.

WGO: Turfgrass

Turfgrass field day

A pedestrian was killed in an accident in Suwannee County

Troopers say a woman had a medical problem while driving and hit a parked car pinning a pedestrian against the car.

Putnam County deputies arrested a man who they say tried to meet a child for sex

An investigation into 27-year-old Joseph Stream began last month when the parents of a 16-year-old Putnam County girl realized Stream was soliciting their daughter for sex.

Enforcement of new tobacco sale age ordinance nears;

In less than two weeks Alachua County will be enforcing its new tobacco sales ordinance, which will raise the sale age from 18 to 21.