Marion County

Public schools across Florida must have a policy in place by the end of the year allowing students to use medical marijuana on campus, or they will risk losing some state funding. 

Munroe Regional Medical Center's Twitter Account: @MunroeRegional

Three hospitals in Marion and Citrus counties are challenging a state decision to sign off on a new 66-bed hospital in Marion County, according to documents posted Thursday on the state Division of Administrative Hearings website. 

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Monroe Regional Medical Center in Marion County will become part of the Adventist Health System late this summer. 

Lawmakers are evaluating bills that could keep disputed trauma centers open and could help make Florida a medical tourism hotspot, the Ledger of Lakeland and Orlando Business Journal report.

Horse Show Goes On Despite Outbreak

Mar 5, 2013

An outbreak of equine herpes virus that has quarantined a Marion County horse farm that’s hosting a competition on its showgrounds is leaving owners with a tough choice: risk exposure or skip this year’s events, the Ocala Star-Banner reports.