Teresa Stepzinski

Float plane pilot rescued in Putnam

The pilot of a small float airplane was rescued by authorities using a boat when the aircraft took on water after safely landing on the... Read more

Clay schools superintendent rebuts accusations of unethical conduct

Clay County schools Superintendent Charlie Van Zant Jr. is fighting accusations of unethical and possibly illegal conduct by seeking a... Read more

Jacksonville man slain in nightclub massacre remembered Sunday for his passion for life

Those who knew Darryl “DJ” Burt II remembered the Jacksonville man on Sunday with smiles, stories and hugs along with fond memories of... Read more

Shark bites teenager at Neptune Beach

A teenager was bitten on the leg by a shark Sunday afternoon in the ocean offshore of Lemon Street in Neptune Beach.

The... Read more

Search resumes for El Faro voyage data recorder

The National Transportation Safety Board is resuming the search Monday for data recorder of the ill-fated cargo ship El Faro, which sank... Read more

2 men shot in Jacksonville's 1st homicides of year

The new year was only 15 minutes old when Jacksonville had its first homicide Friday. The second was discovered several hours later.

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2 men shot in Jacksonville intersection

Two young men were wounded in a barrage of gunfire Sunday afternoon while sitting inside a pickup truck stopped at a traffic light at McDuff... Read more

Northeast Florida school districts seek funds for new facilities, other capital improvements

Northeast Florida’s changing education landscape is most apparent in St. Johns County, where many students learn in mini-cities of portable... Read more

Bears at Camp Blanding will be safe from hunters

KEYSTONE HEIGHTS — Yogi and Boo Boo will find sanctuary from Florida’s first bear hunting season in 21 years this fall at Camp Blanding... Read more

Orange Park hospital ranks highest in Florida, U.S. for cost mark-ups

Orange Park Medical Center ranks at the top of the list of hospitals in Florida and nationwide that charge the most for services, according to... Read more

Search continues for missing Putnam County boy

EAST PALATKA — Authorities continued searching Sunday for a missing 9-year-old boy who was ejected along with an adult family friend into the... Read more

Jacksonville police shoot man multiple times at Cleveland Arms

A Jacksonville police officer shot a man multiple times Sunday morning after he took the officer’s Taser during a struggle and pointed it at... Read more

Kids make matzos, celebrate faith, family and food for Passover

PONTE VEDRA BEACH ­— Matzo Madness instead of March Madness ruled Sunday — at least in Ponte Vedra Beach.

More than a few dusted with... Read more

Huckabee gains encouragement for presidential bid from First Baptist Church of Jacksonville audience

Once and most likely future presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, whose resume also includes being former Arkansas governor and until recently Fox... Read more

Jacksonville police shooot, kill homicide suspect

Jacksonville police shot and killed a murder suspect pointing what appeared to be a black handgun at them late Saturday night in what the... Read more

Jacksonville police divers recover man's body from river

Police divers recovered the body of man floating where the Arlington River merges with the St. Johns River in Arlington early Sunday.

No... Read more

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