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Perkins employee arrested during lunch shift at restaurant in The Villages

A Perkins Restaurant & Bakery employee was arrested while working the lunch shift at the eatery here in The Villages. Dawnette Dale Goldsmith, 30, was...

Man arrested at Circle K at Southern Trace

A man was arrested Wednesday night at the Circle K at Southern Trace Plaza in The Villages. Sumter County sheriff’s deputies were called to investigate...

Security cameras missing from local church in wake of popular Greek festival

Security cameras are missing from a local church in the wake of a popular Greek festival held there. A member of the Parish Council at...

Villager seriously injured after golf cart crashes into wall of tunnel on multi-modal path

A Villager was seriously injured this morning after his golf cart crashed into the wall of a tunnel on the multi-modal path. A passerby found...

Golf cart speed, roundabout navigation remain challenges in The Villages

Blame the reason on increased vehicular traffic, or maybe the influx of snowbirds unfamiliar with The Villages’ unique “rules-of-the-road.” Or, maybe it’s due to...

71-year-old woman arrested in Village of Amelia after crashing open door with chair

A 71-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday night in the Village of Amelia after crashing open a door with a chair. Sumter County sheriff’s deputies were...

Golf cart drivers cheer removal of speed bump at busy tunnel in The Villages

Villagers in golf carts are cheering the removal of a speed bump from a tunnel at Mariposa Way and Morse Boulevard near the Morse...

Golf cart stolen from Villages hotel had been rented by visitor from Wisconsin

A golf cart stolen from a Villages hotel had been rented by a visitor from Wisconsin. A man with a lengthy criminal history, 32-year-old Jonathan...

Celebration of strawberries set for Friday at Brownwood Paddock Square

A celebration of strawberries is set for Friday afternoon at Brownwood Paddock Square. There will be plenty of fun for strawberry fans of all ages. Old-fashioned...

Bogus $100 bill leads to arrest at Family Dollar store in Wildwood

A man who attempted to pass a bogus $100 bill was arrested Tuesday night at the Family Dollar store in Wildwood. Herbert Mickler Dyal III,...

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