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Tourism’s positive impact on Nassau County, Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach

Tourism is Nassau County’s largest job creator and a leading driver of its economy.Gil Langley, President and CEO of theAmelia Island Convention and Visitors Bureau(AICVB), provided Fernandina Beach City Commissioners (FBCC) with an overview of the mission, goals and accomplishments of the Amelia Is

FERNANDINAOBSERVER.COM - 2018-08-13 15:15:20

JSO: Two suspects arrested, third sought in connection to fatal shooti | Depend On WOKV - Jacksonville's News, Weather, and Traffic | www.wokv.com

Jacksonville, FL -The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is announcing two arrests and an active warrant for a third individual in connection to the fatal shooting of a 7-year-old girl on the Westside.WOKV first told you on Saturday, when police announced the death of Heydi Rivas Villanueva.Investigators

WOKV.COM - 2018-08-14 15:26:00

Fernandina Beach workshops FY 2018/19 Budget

The Fernandina Beach City Commission (FBCC) met for almost three hours in workshop session on August 13, 2018 to discuss thecity budget proposed for FY2018-19. During the discussions commissioners proposed changes to allocations of funding within the budget, but did not propose reducing the budget

FERNANDINAOBSERVER.COM - 2018-08-14 18:09:26

Planning board OKs annexing Crane Island

The Fernandina Beach Planning Advisory Board endorsed the voluntary annexation of a high-end luxury development on Crane Island into the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT Our website requires visitors tolog into view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber?Subscribe today!

NEWS LEADER - 2018-08-15 03:00:03

'In God We Trust' signs now required in Florida schools

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- As public school students return from summer break, they will see new signs displaying the Florida state motto -- "In God We Trust."

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-08-14 21:06:34

Federal defendant pleads guilty to cocaine distribution

Another defendant pleaded guilty Monday in the federal case regarding an alleged crack, cocaine and marijuana distribution conspiracy centered around a backyard shed used as a stash location.Troy Crosby, 49, admitted to distribution of cocaine, which carries with it maximum penalties of 20 years in

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2018-08-14 04:00:00

Development Today | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record - Jacksonville, Florida

These are the largest commercial building permits by price issued Monday by the city of Jacksonville.Eagle Gardens Apartments, 1591 Lane Ave. S., contractor is Bemar Services Inc., 13 permits for repair, $13,200.

JACKSONVILLE DAILY RECORD - 2018-08-15 09:00:00

Woman shot, killed in Baymeadows McDonald's drive-thru had 3 kids

"She was there for anyone. No matter what you were going through, she always had the best advice. She would be there for you, no matter what time of day it was. It could be 2 in the morning. You’d call her and she’d answer the phone right away. Anything you needed, she was there,” said Brittany Chan


DirecTV taking steps to fix issues with WJXT, WCWJ signal

Should any picture or audio problems persist, subscribers are encouraged to reach out directly to DirecTV. To do so, please call 1-800-DIRECTV with your name, contact information and address.

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-08-14 22:50:26

Neptune Beach leaders shoot down proposed development in old Kmart shopping center

“They kept saying it was a done deal,” said Mary Frosio. “Well, we said it wasn’t a done deal. I think we’ve just proven that tonight.”

ACTIONNEWSJAX.COM - 2018-08-14 10:33:55

Jacksonville seeks $12M in federal funding for Hart Bridge demolition

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- The city of Jacksonville is trying once again to get the federal government to pay for the demolition of the Hart Bridge ramps, a move that would pave the way for waterfront development near the stadium.

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-08-14 19:48:25

Two men in custody after chase, gunfire with Jacksonville police

According to JSO, the driver ignored the officer and turned into Sanctuary Walk Apartments, with the officer following behind.


$11K reward in search for men, car involved in shootout that killed girl

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- Within hours of Saturday night's death of a 7-year-old girl killed by a stray bullet from an exchange of gunfire at a Westside strip mall, Jacksonville police released surveillance video of two men running and a car leaving the scene.

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-08-13 16:48:49

Fernandina Beach couple claims someone shot at them while driving

“At first, we thought [it] was just somebody throwing firecrackers at us. I said, are they shooting at us?” said Cierra, who asked Action News Jax not to use her last name because she fears for her family’s safety.


Kingsland pastor demands statement from mayor over the Tony Green shooting

A message reading, ‘no justice, no peace’ got some support from people driving outside Kingsland City Hall.


Heydi Rivas-Villanuevas: Police need help finding seven year old's killer

Police say two people approached a dark sedan, and confronted the driver, before gunfire erupted from both sides. Police also believe a dark Kia parked next to that sedan was also involved.


Jacksonville girl, 7, killed by stray bullet, JSO says, video released of suspected shooters

According to JSO, two men exchanged shots with an unknown number of occupants in a dark sedan, following a verbal altercation.


Jacksonville police officer shooting in Sanctuary Walk Apartments: Two men arrested after chase, gunfire with police

According to JSO, the driver ignored the officer and turned into Sanctuary Walk Apartments, with the officer following behind.


Activists group holds walk for a man who was killed by a police officer

Man, 33, shot, killed by Kingsland police, authorities sayGroup calls for upgraded charge against ex-Kingsland officerFinal farewell to man shot, killed by Kingsland officer


Yulee Middle School cuts more than half of advanced classes

When Action News Jax first asked Nassau County School District’s Executive Director of Curriculum, Instruction and School Improvement, Mark Durham, about the changes on Monday, he said advanced classes would be reinstated because of parent pushback.