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JIA flight diverted to Raleigh-Durham Airport over possible ebola scare

JIA flight diverted to Raleigh-Durham Airport over possible ebola scareAn airport Operations spokesperson for Raleigh-Durham International Airport confirms a Delta flight heading to Jacksonville International Airport from JFK was diverted to RDU because of a sick passenger.
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  • 23 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crime

JSO captures bank robbery suspect

JSO captures bank robbery suspectThomas Wayne Sharp, 32, was arrested on Thursday and booked into the Duval County Jail on an armed robbery charge.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Florida Gators

Missouri embarrasses Florida 42-13 in Swamp

Missouri embarrasses Florida 42-13 in SwampMarcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night.
  • Florida Gators
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

JSO: Stray bullet breaks teen's leg

JSO: Stray bullet breaks teen's legA teen was shot in the leg by an apparent stray bullet Friday night, police say.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Michael Dunn Trial

Web Extra: Ron Davis' statement before sentencing

Web Extra: Ron Davis' statement before sentencing"I now call it Black Friday for a completely different reason," says Ron Davis, "My baby boy had been shot."
  • Michael Dunn Trial
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Downtown Jacksonville

Hart Felt ministries has heart, needs funds

Hart Felt ministries has heart, needs fundsA fundraiser is planned Oct. 25 at Queens Harbor Yacht & Country Club.
  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Downtown Jacksonville

Baker County hospital prepares for Ebola

Baker County hospital prepares for EbolaEven though it is small and only has 25 beds, Ed Fraser hospital is prepared for the deadly virus Ebola
  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Health

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprising

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprisingThursday's Ebola scare at Memorial Hospital is the second one in a week in Jacksonville.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Food

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfish

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfishUSA TODAY Network talks with chef Tim Tibbitts about lionfish, a non-native fish that's taking over the Atlantic Ocean, in our new audio series, "Something to Chew On."
  • Food
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Health

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurse

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurseFlorida governor Rick Scott Thursday called on Frontier Airlines to contact more passengers who flew on the same plane as a woman diagnosed with Ebola.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victim

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victimThe victim was last seen by family near 6th Way, just outside Interlachen, Dec. 23, 2013, deputies said.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Local

Fetal and infant death rates up in Northeast Florida

Fetal and infant death rates up in Northeast FloridaFetal and infant deaths are up across Northeast Florida for the second year in a row.
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  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Local

Senator Nelson wants temporary travel ban to stop spread of Ebola

Senator Nelson wants temporary travel ban to stop spread of EbolaSenator Bill Nelson says the Ebola outbreak is a national security issue.
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  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Downtown Jacksonville

Jacksonville couple bitten by online dog buying scam

Jacksonville couple bitten by online dog buying scamBefore buying a pet online, read a Jacksonville couple's experience first
  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Community

Hendricks Day School works hard to donate 200+ Buddy Bears!

Hendricks Day School works hard to donate 200+ Buddy Bears!You can still donate Buddy Bears at any Chase Bank through Oct. 31st.
  • Community
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Local

PCSO searches for suspect in Palatka robbery, shooting

PCSO searches for suspect in Palatka robbery, shootingOne of two men suspected in a robbery and shooting two weeks ago in Palatka has been arrested. The second suspect however, is still on the run.
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  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Education

Teacher of the Week: Kris Wykoff

Teacher of the Week: Kris WykoffPUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. -- It is Wednesday, so that means it is time for Teacher of the Week. This week we are featuring Mrs. Kris Wykoff at Interlachen High School. She teaches English and Language Arts, and has been teaching for 26 years.
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  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Local

JSO inmate dies, suicide suspected

JSO inmate dies, suicide suspectedAn inmate in the custody of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office was found dead Tuesday afternoon.
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  • 4 days, 22 hours ago