City of Ocala falls victim to phishing scheme

The City of Ocala has been the target of an email spear-phishing campaign, resulting in a yet to be determined net financial loss to the city, officials said in a news release on Friday. Email spear phishing involves an email targeted at a specific individual or business and appears to be from a trusted source.

Mom questions policy after school dance controversy

As plans for a homecoming dance take place at a Marion County high school, some students won’t be allowed to go, because of a low GPA. One mother says the school should make an exception for students with learning disabilities.

Marion County announces hurricane make-up days

Marion County Public Schools canceled two days of classes during Hurricane Dorian preparations.  Now, the district has announced make-up days for the two days missed on Sept. 3-4.