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Friday, September 18, 2020

Sumter County

Over 3,300 Lake residents test positive for COVID-19

Over 3,300 Lake residents test positive for COVID-19

The latest COVID-19 data for Lake County reported by the Florida Department of Health on July 20 shows 3,3119 residents have tested positive for COVID-19 with 169 hospitalizations and 35 deaths. The median age of residents affected by the virus…
Report: Crime dips in Clermont during first half of 2018

Report: Crime dips in Clermont during first half of 2018

Clermont’s policing strategies are seeing positive results. The overall number of crimes in the city dropped 4.6 percent in the first half of 2018, according to the Uniform Crime Reporting statistics for the state of Florida. Additionally, the UCR statistics…
Annual Big Bike Weekend will take over tri-county roads

Annual Big Bike Weekend will take over tri-county roads

A big weekend is coming soon when 500 bicyclists will wind through Sumter, Lake, and Marion counties to raise money for The Villages Regional Hospital Auxiliary Foundation. The fourth annual Hearts for Our Hospital Big Bike Weekend is scheduled for…
Lots to Do! Don’t Miss Anything!

Lots to Do! Don’t Miss Anything!

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Nov. 2 from 9am Opening Ceremony to Nov. 4 Closing at 5pm (viewing 24 hours daily) Lady Lake Soccer Field at the corner of Rolling Acres Road and State Highway 466 Traveling Wall is 3/5-scale model…
LSSC Celebrates 2018 Alumni and  Hall of Fame Winners

LSSC Celebrates 2018 Alumni and Hall of Fame Winners

“Lake-Sumter State College has over 25,000 alumni and friends who are doing great work and making positive impacts in our community and beyond,” says Dr. Laura Byrd, Associate Vice-President of Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the LSSC Foundation. “This…
Exotic Meat Eaters Unite!

Exotic Meat Eaters Unite!

    Ever eat ‘gator, caribou or wild boar? Ever want to eat it? Your chance to enjoy a wild meal comes Oct. 25, the “2018 Beast Feast” in  at the Historic Mote Morris House yard in Leesburg. They’ll be…
Learn about your government at annual event in The Villages

Learn about your government at annual event in The Villages

Government officials and employees are dedicated to serving the public, and that’s the theme for the 2018 Government Day in The Villages: Working to serve you. The 23rd annual edition of Government Day is scheduled from 10am-1pm Saturday, Nov. 3,…
Gary Gilchrist and Mission Inn Resort Renew Contract

Gary Gilchrist and Mission Inn Resort Renew Contract

Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy will continue to be one of the great offerings at Mission Inn Resort & Club in Howey-in-th-Hills for three more years. “We’re thrilled to keep Gary and his staff as part of the Mission Inn family,”…
Leesburg crew, Clermont fire staff assist storm recovery

Leesburg crew, Clermont fire staff assist storm recovery

Clermont Fire Department’s Lt. Jeremiah Plasters is part of a response team helping people in the Panhandle after Wednesday’s ravaging by Hurricane Michael. Florida Task Force 4 is the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Urban Search and Rescue team in Central…
Visit Long & Scott Farms and aMAZE Yourself and Your Family

Visit Long & Scott Farms and aMAZE Yourself and Your Family

You’ll be a-MAZE-d at the story of America’s farmers when the 6.5-acre cornfield adventure gets underway at Scott’s Maze Adventures at Long & Scott Farms in Mount Dora. It’s happening now through Dec. 9, the 16th annual Cornfield Maze Adventure…
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