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Erika Donalds, a Constitution Revision Commissioner and sponsor of the now-defunct Amendment 8, was right when she recently wrote that the League of Women Voters of Florida “cheered the end” of … more
This week, Tallahassee ABC affiliate WTXL27 stopped by the office to chat on one of my favorite topics – social media posts, specifically video content. If I were to critique my own social media … more
While the majority of my writing at Clay Today is dedicated to Clay County issues and happenings, a portion of my writing never makes it to your Thursday paper. Instead, they are blasted to the … more
Gambling regulators on Sept. 4 warned racing greyhound owners and others that public tours of kennels at Florida greyhound tracks may violate state regulations. A representative of the industry … more
Protest is free speechI support free speech. It is the honor, the privilege of being an American.I support Colin Kaepernick, Nike and Peaceful Protests. In that same breath, I can also love our flag … more
If Florida voters wanted a contrast in the election for Governor, they have it. The differences between Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis in the November election couldn’t be dramatic – and it goes … more
Reader responds to ‘fake news’ column by SPJ leadersIn a recent Clay Today editorial, the press is not “fake” according to Michael Koretzky of The Society of Professional … more
If I know anything about writing columns, it’s that you start with a personal anecdote to prove a point or demonstrate knowledge. We’ll start five years ago as a freshman at the University … more
Reader concerned for both families in tragedyI mourn the line of duty death of CCSO Deputy Ben Zirbel and pray for comfort for his family. I also pray for comfort for the driver of the other vehicle … more
Many of the major newspapers and news organizations across the country are used Thursday, August 16, 2018, to draw attention to a dangerous precedent President Trump has set in calling the news media … more
This past weekend, over a dozen competitors gathered at the GLHF Game Bar at the Jacksonville Landing to compete in a Madden 19 competition. Two people were shot dead while another 12 were injured … more
It was three years ago last month if my memory serves me right. One of our reporters at the time, Jesse Hollett, made a phone call to the Venice, Florida-based offices of Eric Robinson to inquire … more
Former Clay County school superintendent questions Peterson’s candidacyThe article questioning Latanya Peterson’s campaign claims is extremely disturbing.As a former Superintendent of the … more
Every effective faith leader in history was a teacher. Each led people who sought better lives for themselves and their communities. Each gave their followers responsibilities, and training to … more
5 years ago, 2013Torey Leonard Jenkins of Jacksonville received a 40-year sentence in state prison for the September 17, 2009 death of 16-month-old Destiny Patterson whom Jenkins had been babysitting … more
As it defends a slew of cases over medical marijuana, the state of Florida has spent close to $2 million on outside lawyers. Nearly all of that went to one firm. Records reviewed last week … more
Despite a Tallahassee judge declaring significant parts of the state’s medical marijuana law unconstitutional, the law’s chief architect on Aug. 7 said he was confident the law would be … more
Reader tells everyone to votePlease be advised that the Primary Vote can be and, in many cases, is imperative as many elected positions are determined at this time. In other words, if any one or … more
It’s not often that we take to this page to defend how a story becomes a story, but recent events require some clarification regarding last week’s story involving a candidate for Clay County … more
I didn’t always want to be a journalist. I went through phases growing up, as every kid does, where what I wanted to be when I grew up changed constantly. I went from wanting to be The Crocodile … more
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