OPD addresses gun violence study by non-profit 'Gun Violence Archive'

Mon Nov 18 15:45:35 PST 2019

OPD addresses gun violence study by non-profit 'Gun Violence Archive'

Just how dangerous is the city of Ocala? A study by the non-profit 'Gun Violence Archive' reported by the Miami Herald claims Ocala has more gun incidents than Chicago and Detroit. But officials with the Ocala Police department said this is wrong and misrepresents the city.

College of Central Florida to drop three sports, 6pm

Men's and women's basketball and volleyball will be cut in order to save $600,000 annually as the school deals with low enrollment numbers, leaving CF with only baseball and softball.

Historic Dudley Farm harvests sugar cane for festival

In December, most people cut down Christmas trees but this one Alachua County farm is cutting down sugar canes.

Food Stamps ACPS

New Food Stamp Rule

The Health Department says be on alert for rabies in Marion County

The Health Department is warning people to be on alert after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.

Marion County man accused of hiring inmate to kill four people

A man in Marion County is charged with five counts of solicitation for murder after he asked an inmate at to kill four people in a written statement.

A dispute between sheriff and Alachua County may go to the state supreme court

The county filed a notice with the court over the sheriff moving money within her budget without consulting the county.