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Forest and North Marion Eliminated From Baseball Playoffs

The Forest Wildcats (23-4) were only able to manage two hits and three baserunners against Fletcher’s Tyler Deel in a 2-0 season-ending loss in the regional quarterfinals. Josh Greene and Hank Truluck were the only Wildcats to manage hits against Deel, who had 14 strikeouts. Forest starting pitcher Andrew Mazzurco pitched six innings allowing eight hits with four strikeouts yielding ... Read More »

Earthfest at Arbor Day

Earthfest at Arbor Day Logo

EarthFest at Arbor Day celebrated the great outdoors at Tuscawilla Park on April 27, 2013. It was an event filled with a lot of fun for the young and the young at heart. There was great outdoor music, a hula hoop contest, professional tree climbers and lots of wonderful vendors and sponsors. Read more Read More »

Marion County Graduation Schedules!

GRADUATION SCHEDULES SET   MARION COUNTY – Marion County Public Schools announces the following baccalaureate and graduation schedules for the Class of 2013: Belleview High                    Baccalaureate             Thursday, June 6, 7PM          First Baptist Church of Belleview Graduation                  Saturday, June 8, 8AM           BHS Stadium Dunnellon High                     Baccalaureate             Tuesday, June 4, 7PM           First United Methodist Church of Dunnellon Graduation                  Friday, June 7, ... Read More »

North Marion Softball Season Ends in Regional Semifinals

North Marion was making their deepest push in the playoffs in school history when they faced Creekside-Jacksonville (26-2) in the regional semifinals in a rare matinee. The game was played at 1pm on Wednesday afternoon. On Tuesday, officials had declared the field at North Marion to be unplayable due to rainy conditions earlier in the day forcing the unique mid-week “businessman’s special”. ... Read More »

The Hilton of Ocala and Beautiful Moments Party Rental & Supplies, Inc.

 The Hilton of Ocala and Beautiful Moments Party Rental & Supplies, Inc.offered a remarkable idea to the soon to become Husband and Wife! On Sunday afternoon, April 28th a unique bridal discovery event, Wedding Planning 101 was offered to all interested couples.   As you began your journey down the lovely hallways of the Ocala Hilton, you were greeted at the registration ... Read More »

Earthfest@Arbor Day Celebrate Outdoors!

EarthFest at Arbor Day celebrated the great outdoors at Tuscawilla Park on April 27, 2013. It was an event filled with a lot of fun for the young and the young at heart. There was great outdoor music, a hula hoop contest, professional tree climbers and lots of wonderful vendors and sponsors. The event featured musical performances by Skip, the band ... Read More »

North Marion and Forest Baseball Teams in Regional Quarterfinals

North Marion and Forest Baseball Teams in Regional Quarterfinals North Marion (20-7) won their second consecutive Class 5A District 6 title last week. The Colts defeated Eastside 10-0 and Palatka 6-1 in the district tournament to advance to the regional quarterfinals. Walker Burgess hit a two-run homer and pitcher Garrison Vandeventer tossed a two-hitter with seven strikeouts in the win over Palatka. North Marion will host ... Read More »

Ocala Business Leaders Home and Business Expo

The Ocala Business Leaders of Marion County hosted their Home & Business Expo this past Saturday. The event this year took place at the Marion County Extension Auditorium (next to the Livestock Pavilion). The event was from 10 am until 3 pm.  With many different businesses participating as a vendor, it offered a variety for the local community. Many people ... Read More »

Ocala Electric Utility Worker Wins 1st Place

Ocala  Electric Utility Apprentice lineworker Jimmy Johns, Jr. won first in the 13th annual Florida Lineman Competition held this past weekend in Jacksonville. Over 100 journeyman lineman and apprentices competed for the award. The event presented by Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) and Worthing Electrician hosted by JEA. According to this website, electric line work is one of the most ... Read More »

North Marion Softball

The Lady Colts won the Class 5A District 6 title last week, defeating Eastside and Palatka by a combined 17-0. Now the Lady Colts have followed it up with a win in the Regional quarterfinals, defeating Bartram Trail 3-2 to advance to the Regional semifinals against Creekside (Jacksonville) next Tuesday. North Marion (21-5) showed their versatile style of play in ... Read More »