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Mental health of Brunswick Police Officer questioned in court

Mental health of Brunswick Police Officer questioned in courtBond has been denied for a Brunswick Police Officer accused of making threats at city hall and holding three people hostage at an apartment complex.
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  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
People

Fletcher High Student drumming his way to the spotlight

Fletcher High Student drumming his way to the spotlightD.J. Foster has spent years practicing percussion and now his talent is taking him to the top. Foster was picked out of thousands of nominees across the country to be one of the 125 band members to play during the US Army All-American Bowl in January.
  • People
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Student of the Week

Student of the Week: Chad Jaynes

Student of the Week: Chad JaynesIt is Friday, so that means it is time for Student of the Week!
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Crime

Local woman receives 20 years in 2011 shooting

Local woman receives 20 years in 2011 shootingRobertson was sentenced on three counts of attempted manslaughter by act and one count of discharging a firearm from a vehicle.
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  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
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Advocate opposes decision to charge teen accused of murder as an adult

Advocate opposes decision to charge teen accused of murder as an adultAt 12 years old police say Sharron Townsend shot and killed a homeless man in June of 2014. Now 13, Thursday morning Townsend was indicted on a second degree murder charge and will be tried as an adult.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Crime

Teen's jail death lawsuit heads to mediation

Teen's jail death lawsuit heads to mediationThe family of a teenager who died in police custody arrived in Jacksonville Thursday for a court-ordered mediation.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Crime

Teen indicted for murder of homeless man

Teen indicted for murder of homeless manA 13-year-old who was arrested for killing 54-year-old Thomas Trent was indicted Thursday for second degree murder
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  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
People

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged Philippines

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged PhilippinesFirst Coast News caught back up with Les Tilka to learn more about how the rebuilding efforts are coming in the island nation.
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  • 6 days, 21 hours ago
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Man shot in sixth shooting in Jacksonville this week

Man shot in sixth shooting in Jacksonville this weekA man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot several times in Springfield.
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  • 1 week ago
Features

UNF rockin' Pink Glove Dance; Swiss Point Middle donates 850+ Buddy Bears

UNF rockin' Pink Glove Dance; Swiss Point Middle donates 850+ Buddy BearsUNF Nursing students say forget about puttin' on your dancin' shoes. This October they're putting on their pink gloves to dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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  • 1 week ago
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Vandals cause $150k in damage to new Riverside apartments

Vandals cause $150k in damage to new Riverside apartmentsCrews working on a large new apartment building in Brooklyn will have some extra work on their hands after four vandals allegedly caused about $150,000 in damage.
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

Are you an active registered voter? Have you checked?

Are you an active registered voter? Have you checked?Early voting is brisk and so are voter concerns
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  • 1 week ago