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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Citrus County man faces federal charges

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:59pm
Michael Paul Watkins

OCALA - United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announces the arrest on Tuesday of Michael Paul Watkins (41, Citrus Springs) on a criminal complaint alleging the possession of firearms and ammunition by a previously convicted felon, and the possession and manufacturing of unregistered destructive devices.

Sheriff's Office aids in DEA case

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 8:03pm
CCSO Aids in DEA case

The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday assisted federal and state agencies with Operation Gator Bite, a multi-state operation created to shut down the alleged mailing and sale of marijuana and other illegal substances by suspects in Citrus County, Fresno, Calif., and several other states.

Tourist Tax public workshop canceled

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 5:41pm
The public workshop hosted by the Tourist Development Council originally scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 5 has been canceled.

Citizens are encouraged to attend the workshop from 3 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at Central Ridge Library, located at 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd. in Beverly Hills.

Marion County hiker finds plane missing since April

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 4:18pm
Misssing pilot Ted Weiss and his experimental plane

A man walking through the woods over the weekend at the Pruitt Trailhead in Marion County found the site of a plane crash, along with skeletal remains.

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