An airplane matching the description of a plane reported missing in April was found Sunday night by a Dunnellon man walking on a trailhead inside the Halpata Tastanaki Preserve in southwest Marion County
Human remains were also found still inside the cockpit.
The executive director of Nature Coast Ministries, which operates the Samaritans dental clinic in Homosassa, is resigning after an angry confrontation with a food pantry volunteer last week in the building shared by charities.
Tom Slagle, who has led Nature Coast Ministries for four years and is also the dental clinic director, is accused of grabbing We Care Food Pantry office manager Nancy Herne last Tuesday afternoon in the Catholic Charities offices.
A Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputy wasn’t injured early Thursday morning after jumping out of his moving car to pursue a fleeing suspect on foot after a vehicle pursuit, according to the sheriff’s office.
The pursuit began near the Hampton Inn in Crystal River when a truck driver traveling erratically failed to stop for the deputy and fled at high speed.