Tag Archives: Jacksonville

In the News: India storm, Romney to Florida, Gambling bust, Obama lead, Sandy aftermath

By on October 31st, 2012 | Last updated: October 31, 2012 at 9:23 am

Tens of thousands flee as storm hits south India – More than 100,000 people evacuated their homes Wednesday as a tropical storm hit southern India. The storm had winds of up to 60 miles per hour and made landfall near […]

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Jacksonville prepares for Florida/Georgia weekend

By on October 24th, 2012 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 2:05 pm

The annual Florida/Georgia game will begin at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Jacksonville. Snoop Dogg will perform for a crowd of Gator fans and Bulldog fans at the Jacksonville Landing this weekend.

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Political newcomer defeats Cliff Stearns in District 3 congressional race

By on August 15th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:06 pm

U.S. Representative Cliff Stearns has been ousted by a tea party challenger in a GOP primary in north Florida Tuesday.  Political newcomer Ted Yoho, a Gainesville veterinarian, stunned Stearns who’s been in Congress since 1989.  The sprawling, mostly rural District 3 stretches […]

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Update from the Clay County sheriff’s office

By on June 30th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:52 am

Clay County press release During a fly over on Wednesday around noon Clay County officials found these horses surrounded by rising water off of Sunnyside Drive in Middleburg. They could have moved to higher ground but would not do so […]

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Salvation Army sends out help to flood victims

By on June 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:52 am

The Salvation Army has deployed seven mobile kitchens to communities flooded by Tropical Storm Debby.  Disaster teams from Clay, Marion, Alachua and Citrus Counties as well as Jacksonville and Tallahassee among others are being assembled to begin helping residents affected […]

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Jacksonville Monday morning emergency briefing

By on May 28th, 2012 | Last updated: September 7, 2012 at 2:14 pm

Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown called for residents to use caution and common sense in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Beryl.  He spoke for about 3 minutes Monday morning.

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Arrest made in Lake City liquor store robbery

By on May 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

A man suspected in the shooting and killing of a Lake City liquor store owner in April was arrested in Jacksonville this past Friday. Lake City Public Information Ofc. Steve Shaw says the man arrested has been identified as James […]

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