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Power Outage Outrage
Jack Roundtree had barely set up his food truck in at the old Rich’s restaurant in Green Cove Springs. His customers, robbed of … Read More
Thinking About Health
Hospitals may get accredited even with poor, unsafe care Earlier this year, an Illinois woman sent an email telling me of the poor … Read More
Hopefully we learned Irma’s lessons
The winds have died and the mopping up has begun. Businesses are reopening as people head back to work while dealing, at least for … Read More
The Clay County YMCA – For A Better Community

Alex- Fast forward fitness

The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community. With a focus on youth development, …


Miller takes Embry Riddle XC title

DAYTONA BEACH – Fleming Island High senior Andrew Miller doubled down on his recent Clay County Cross Country title with a win at the Embry-Riddle Asics Classic race held Sat., Sept. 16 at …

Fleming Island bashes Bobcats

FLEMING ISLAND - Fleming Island High football drew first blood in the chase for the district 3-7A title with a 27-0 blowout of defending champion Gainesville Buchholz behind strong running from …

Pop Warner action

Obituaries 9/21/17
Francis (Frank) Joseph Houle, Sr.Francis (Frank) Joseph Houle, Sr. ATCS, Ret, passed away peacefully on Sept 15, 2017. Born in … Read More
Obituaries 9/13/17
Michelle PerrieMichelle Perrie, 42, of Palatka, FL, passed away September 3, 2017. She was born on November 25, 1974 in Palatka, FL to … Read More
Good Deeds, Memories and Briefs
Clay County Emergency Management 14

Both the north and south prongs of Black Creek crested Tuesday morning at 28.5 feet and likely will not recede below flood stage until Friday.  The previous record was 24.3 feet set in 1923. …

Community Calendar 9/7/17

County: EMS agreement with town is equitable

Community Calendar 9/21/17

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: Meets Sept. 21 and Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. in the Zoning Department Conference Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs. The …

Community Calendar 9/14/17

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: Meets Sept. 14, Sept. 21 and Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. in the Zoning Department Conference Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs. …
Arrests and booking 9/21/17
Tuesday, September 19 Bushey, Joshua, 27, Middleburg, CCSO, Delivering Methamphetamine, Possession of Meth With Intent to Sell, … Read More
Police Briefs 9/21/17
Oakleaf burglar nabbedOAKLEAF – A Jacksonville man was arrested following a string of car burglaries in the Oakleaf neighborhood … Read More
Arrests & Bookings
Tuesday, September 12 Dodd, Scott, 33, Green Cove Springs, GCSPD, Aggravated Assault With Intent to Commit a Felony Locke, … Read More
Police Briefs 9/14/17
OP driver strikes, kills pedestrianJACKSONVILE – The Florida Highway Patrol reports that an Orange Park woman struck and killed a … Read More
Police briefs 9/7/17
Gun pointing leads to arrestORANGE PARK – Police said a man who fired a handgun at a family member now faces one count of aggravated … Read More
Arrests and bookings 9/7/17
Tuesday, September 5 Diamond, Christina, 43, Middleburg, CCSO, Petit Theft Gilbert, Christopher, 26, Green Cove Springs, CCSO, … Read More
Police Briefs 8/31/17
2-year-old left in hot car placed in ICUDOCTORS INLET – A 2-year-old boy left alone locked in a vehicle was found dehydrated to a … Read More
Arrests and bookings 8/31/17
Tuesday, August 29 Brandon, Cody, 25, Fleming Island, CCSO, Cocaine Possession, Tampering With or Fabricating Physical Evidence, … Read More
Police briefs 8/24/17
Palatka couple charged with metal theft GREEN COVE SPRINGS – Two Palatka residents are being charged with grand theft after … Read More
Arrests and bookings 8/24/17
Tuesday, August 22 Brown, Cedrick, 33, Orange Park, CCSO, DWLSR Carter, Randall, 66, Middleburg, CCSO, Simple Battery Casler, … Read More