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Georgia dad dies saving daughter, 4, from oncoming car, family says
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'Jacksonville is a war zone,' anonymous letter tells mayor & sheriff
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- As theshooting death of a 7-year-old girlsent shock waves across Jacksonville, one concerned resident sent the mayor and the sheriff a letter, outlying growing fears about crime in the city.
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
Williams family appeals to attorney general
Taylor Justin Williams, 26, was stabbed multiple times during a fight with another man on Aug. 14, 2016. Prosecutors sought an indictment against Troy Grundorf — who came to help the man Williams was fighting with — for one count of felony involuntary manslaughter, one count of misdemeanor involunta
Man shouldn’t have gone to jail for getting a job at Michael’s instead of Home Depot, court rules
But when that job fell through and he got a job at Michael’s instead, Judge Russell Healey seemed to insist that the job needed to be at Home Depot. Healey decided his mercy had been worn out. For getting a job at the wrong store, Healey sent Scott to jail for 90 days.
The right to vote may be priceless, but it does come at a cost | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record - Jacksonville, Florida
More Election 2018Primary election, dismal turnout: Early voting opens in Duval County.Read the story.Few would argue that the right to vote in a free election is priceless, but in government, there's a cost for each service provided to constituents.In the case of holding an election in Duval County
Man dies after shooting at Jacksonville motel, police say
ofA man shot while at a local motel Wednesday has died, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.Police said they were sent to the Kings Inn Motel located at 8016 Arlington Expressway at midnight in reference to a possible shooting. When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot in
Woman, 19, charged with murder in Brunswick man's shooting
BRUNSWICK, Ga.- A Brunswick man is dead and a woman in custody after a shooting over the weekend less than a mile from the College of Coastal Georgia, authorities said.
'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."
Georgia father rescues daughter from oncoming car, dies
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The 'hottest artist in the world' ... is from Jacksonville?
The indie star and Arlington resident makes his Duvaldebutthis weekend, Aug. 18 at Jack Rabbits in San Marco. From there, he begins his first tour of the US and Europe. The shows come in support of his new EP, “Moodie.” The album wasreleasedon the venerable Sub Pop label – home to Seattle grunge ico
The Mathis Report: Speculative warehouse in development at Tradeport | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record - Jacksonville, Florida
More speculative warehouse space is in development in Jacksonville.Jackson-Shaw intends to complete International Distribution Center 5 at Jacksonville International Tradeport early next year.The city approved a permit for Dallas-based Jackson-Shaw to develop a 93,600-square-foot speculative warehou
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
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
Woman arrested after dog dragged from truck, vet bill not paid
CAMDEN COUNTY, Fla.- A woman was arrested and charged with animal cruelty in Camden County after a dog was dragged behind a pickup truck for a quarter mile, according to the Kingsland Police Department.
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
Local woman now stable after gunshot to chest
A 30-year-old local woman has been upgraded to stable condition at a Jacksonville hospital, where she was flown in critical condition after a Savannah man allegedly shot her during the pre-dawn hours Sunday at the Palms Motel, 2715 U.S. Highway 17 in Brunswick, according to Capt. Wan Thorpe of the c
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.
$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.
Local woman critical; Savannah man charged in shooting
A 30-year-old local woman is in critical condition with gunshot wounds at a Jacksonville hospital and a Savannah man is charged with shooting her during the pre-dawn hours Sunday at the Palms Motel, 2715 U.S. Highway 17 in Brunswick, according to Capt. Wan Thorpe of the city's police department.Brun