A scene from last year’s "Lessons and Carols" at Palms Presbyterian Church.
Sharks offensive lineman Taylor Montroy (77) celebrates after Ponte Vedra defeated Clay 52-42 in the 5A state semifinals. The Sharks advance to the state finals against Plantation American Heritage. (photo by David Rosenblum)
Victoria Van Arnam and Robert Burns (photo submitted)
Jim Sheils talks with Suzanne and Anthony as they check out their van for the first time. (photo submitted)
"Hear the Rolling Thunder" by Robert Nickerson.
(photo submitted)

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The Atlantic Beach City Commission will consider an ordinance next week for a two-year pilot program to allow city property owners residing in single-family residences to raise hens for egg product

The Allen D. Nease High School Barnes & Noble Book Fair will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, through Thursday, Dec. 15, at the St. Johns Town Center, 10280 Midtown Parkway, Jacksonville.

The annual Palm Valley Light and Boat Parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, on the Intracoastal Waterway.

It will start at 6 p.m. from a point one mile south of the Palm Valley Bridge.


Fletcher cross country and track star Kaley DeLay runs during a cross country event last season. DeLay, a senior, recently made the decision to attend Yale University, where she plans to join the cross country and track teams. (photo by Rob DeAngelo)

Fletcher’s Kaley DeLay has built a pretty impressive resume for herself over her last few years.

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Former Senators football stars Tyrone Quarterman and Brad Bourque recently made some new memories on the gridiron when Princeton and Penn ended the 2016 Ivy League season as co-champions.

Fletcher hosted Ponte Vedra on the pitch Nov. 22, with both teams battling it out to a 1-1- tie.


Katherine Ross Amato, 11, of Jacksonville Beach, died November 30, 2016. Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Funeral  Home, (904)249-1100.

David Ward Bowler, age 72, passed away, November 29, 2016, after a two-year battle with cancer.

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