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Clay Today Super 11 Volleyball
FLEMING ISLAND – For 2018, Clay Today sports editor Randy Lefko and his band of sports writers and photographers offer up a SUPER 11 … Read More
Super 11 Cross Country
ORANGE PARK – Clay County schools plus St. Johns Country Day School had a banner year in cross country with four teams; Fleming … Read More
Valdosta football pushes to NCAA semifinals
VALDOSTA, Ga. – Former Ridgeview High tailback Qhahlin Patterson broke loose for a 62 yard run in the second half and later scored … Read More
In the Community
Drug crimes could keep Florida prisons full Reported crimes and arrests are down and Florida has held fewer people behind bars in recent years, but forecasters working for the state aren’t expecting prison populations to continue to …
My brush with history He was tall and stoic, I stood by in awed silence and watched the somber moment as President George Herbert Walker Bush laid a wreath in remembrance of the 39 Federal Law Enforcement Training Center …
Letter to the Editor: Council on Aging and Clay Transit There has been a great deal of discussion lately about the Clay County Council on Aging and Clay Transit, most of which has come from those that are minimally involved in the organization. I feel …
This Week In History 12/6/18 5 years ago, 2013Orange Park Town Council passed an ordinance prohibiting the sale of e-cigarettes to minors by requiring shops to place the products behind the checkout counter and prohibited them …
Airpark Authority appealed denied in 10-year battle
TALLAHASSEE – The First District Court of Appeal denied an appeal from The Keystone Airpark Authority Tuesday that challenged a May … Read More
New housing development debate short-lived
GREEN COVE SPRINSG – A would-be controversy about the future of Shedd Road found itself resolved by residents and an incoming … Read More
Welcome to Volkswagen of Orange Park

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Welcome to Volkswagen of Orange Park

When you want one dealership that can take care of all your automotive needs, look no further than Volkswagen of Orange Park in Jacksonville, FL, also serving St. Augustine. Our knowledgeable sales …

Obituaries 12/6/18
James Edward KeeblerJames Edward Keebler age 64, of Jacksonville formally of Pennsylvania passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018 … Read More
Obituaries 11/29/18
Donald ‘Don’ C. KleinDonald “Don” C. Klein 81, of Orange Park passed away Nov.14, 2018 at Orange Park Medical Center. Don was … Read More
Obituaries 11/22/18
David TaylorDavid Taylor, 69, of Middleburg, passed away November 14, 2018.  Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest … Read More
Greg Clary obituary
A faith-filled servant of the Lord. A man who loves his family and his community. An admired industry leader and visionary. A man … Read More
Lady Broncos doused in final seconds
JACKSONVILLE – There is an old adage in team sports that coaches can learn a lot more about their team from losing than thy can from … Read More
Eagles outrun Panthers
ORANGE PARK – After a nail biter of a season opener on the road versus Camden County where they came up one basket shy 66-64, … Read More
Knights open slow in opener; win two 10-pointers
PONTE VEDRA – Oakleaf High’s boys basketball team came in with some new looks to their lineup and one notable returner; senior … Read More
Knights, Eagles end soccer slugfest with a tie
OAKLEAF – Ever since the Oakleaf High boys soccer team knocked the prior state champion Fleming Island Golden Eagles out of the … Read More
Blue Devils get back-to-back nailbiters
GREEN COVE SPRINGS – Clay High’s boys soccer coach Joshua Bookstore got a double-helping of close games with an 11 second winning … Read More
Faucett 25 leads Lady Raiders to win
ORANGE PARK – The Orange Park Lady Raiders survived a slow start in the opening minutes of their season opener vs. the Keystone … Read More
The Clay County YMCA – For A Better Community

First Coast YMCA-Ellie's 50th Birthday Wish

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, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth and teen, improves the nation’s health and well-being and provides opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Please visit the YMCA blog to stay up to date on their latest news!

Good Deeds, Memories and Briefs

Community Calendar 11/29/18

TAI CHI FOR ARTHRITIS: Thru Nov. 27 from 11 a.m.-Noon, Middleburg Senior Center, 3916 Section St., Middleburg. Participants learn balance skills, good body alignment, and coordinated fluid movements …
Crime News
Arrests & Bookings 12/6/18
Tuesday, December 4John Wesley Krausie, 18, Lake Asbury, Possession of More Than 20 g. Cannabis, Drug Equipment PossessionTyler Lee … Read More
Police Briefs 12/6/18
Jax man charged with lewd behavior with teenJACKSONVILLE – A Jacksonville man faces charges he had sex with a victim under the age … Read More
Arrests & Bookings 11/29/18
Tuesday, November 27Ethan Gregor Summers, 28, Green Cove Springs, Failure to Appear for CourtAmber Nicole Burkes, 27, Green Cove … Read More
Police Briefs 11/29/18
Melrose man facing 2 auto theft chargesKEYSTONE HEIGHTS – A Melrose man faces two counts of grand theft auto after one case revealed … Read More
Arrests & Bookings 11/22/18
Monday, November 19Christopher Styles, 36, Orange Park, Roadside Solicitation for MoneyMaurice Williams, 23, Green Cove Springs, … Read More
Police Briefs 11/22/18
New plea of guilty in Middleburg child porn caseNASHVILLE – A Middleburg man whose federal child pornography case was transferred to … Read More
Arrests & Bookings 11/15/18
Tuesday, November 13Connie F. Richter, 56, Orange Park, Resisting an OfficerMichael Ian Clarke, 28, Middleburg, DWLSRMarcos Vinicios … Read More
Police Briefs 11/15/18
Elder abuse charge for OP womanORANGE PARK – An Orange Park woman was arrested on Nov. 13, at 3:31 p.m. by the Clay County … Read More
Arrests & Bookings 11/08/18
Tuesday, November 6 Jamie Lynn Franks, 29, Green Cove Springs, Two Counts of Possession of Not More Than 20 g. CannabisJacqueline … Read More
Arrests & Bookings 11/1/18
Wednesday, Oct. 24Hathaway, Christina Lynn Hathaway, 33, Middleburg, Criminal Mischief Tiffany Nichole Lowry, 31, Green Cove Springs, … Read More
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Cooking with Camson

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Cooking with Camson episode 3

Life is good after reality TV
FLEMING ISLAND – Fans of the FOX television show MasterChef Junior might have noticed a Fleming Island face no longer in the running … Read More
Reality TV hasn’t changed him
FLEMING ISLAND – For many kids, track, soccer, acting, photography, videography, blogging and of course, school, might be enough. … Read More