Prepping for back to school looked a little different this year for students and teachers. At Fletcher Middle School where the theme for the year is “Sailing Together with All Hands on Deck,” it took a team effort to welcome students safely back to campus. Before kids returned to the classroom,…
The Palm Valley Academy Bobcats and Patriot Oaks Chargers slugged it out Sept. 16 when they faced off at Cornerstone Park, with the Bobcats (2-0) winning 36-26 against the Chargers (1-2). With wet field conditions, the Bobcats kept the ball on the ground, which proved too much for the Chargers…
Jacksonville Beach police continue to investigate an early morning home invasion that left one man dead. On Sept. 21 at about 1:16 a.m., officers responded to the 1200 block of Penman Road North following reports of gunshots. Responding officers initially suspected the shooting was connected to an…
After some sporting conditions on the water last weekend, this week is shaping up to be great fishing weather and the forecast ahead looks promising. The ocean is still a bit messy as of time of writing, but it’s laying down and with the light winds the next few days we might actually get a window…
The Harbor Tavern is the kind of place where people look out for each like family. Located off Mayport Road, staff and patrons at the neighborhood watering hole regularly support local non-profit groups, veteran organizations and families in need of assistance. It only made sense that the Harbor…
Fletcher High School has banned student athletes from displaying a flag in support of law enforcement on the football field. Since losing his father, Jacksonville Beach Police Cpl. Andy Lavender, in August 2019, Caelan Lavender has opened the school’s football games as a junior lineman running with…
The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship returns on Saturday with the second annual GEICO Motorcycle WW Ranch National. The seventh stop on the series comes to WW Ranch, 1439 Otis Road, Jacksonville, with Port Orange native Adam Cianciarulo coming off a win last weekend in the 450 class at Spring…
On Sept. 19, Running 4 Heroes, Inc., presented Atlantic Beach Police Officer Timothy Stafford a grant for officers injured in the line of duty. Stafford sustained significant injuries when he was beaten by a suspect outside of a Panera restaurant July 16. Running 4 Heroes, Inc., also presented…
On Sept. 14, local bars reopened and started selling alcohol on their premises, provided they adhere to Phase 2 reopening guidelines. Bars and restaurants in Atlantic, Neptune and Jacksonville Beach may also now remain open until 2 a.m.   State guidelines require that bars and craft breweries…
Resuming after-school activities and community events like the Jazz Festival is getting closer in Atlantic Beach. City Manager Shane Corbin said the city is eyeing a number of variables to help establish a timeline for holding larger events. Those metrics, said Corbin, will be calculated using…
Baptist Medical Center Beaches has been named one of the “World’s Best Hospitals 2020” by Newsweek magazine. The award methodology was based on Baptist Beaches’ publicly reported data on patient satisfaction, safety and effectiveness of care, which was reviewed along with thousands of hospitals in…
The Harbor Tavern is the kind of place where people look out for each like family. Located off…
On Sept. 19, Running 4 Heroes, Inc., presented Atlantic Beach Police Officer Timothy Stafford a…
Resuming after-school activities and community events like the Jazz Festival is getting closer in…
Prepping for back to school looked a little different this year for students and teachers. At Fletcher Middle School where the theme for the year is “Sailing Together with All Hands on Deck,” it took a team effort to welcome students safely back to campus.
Jacksonville Beach police continue to investigate an early morning home invasion that left one man dead. On Sept. 21 at about 1:16 a.m., officers responded to…
Fletcher High School has banned student athletes from displaying a flag in support of law enforcement on the football field. Since losing his father,…
On Sept. 14, local bars reopened and started selling alcohol on their premises, provided they adhere to Phase 2 reopening guidelines. Bars and restaurants in…
The Palm Valley Academy Bobcats and Patriot Oaks Chargers slugged it out Sept. 16 when they faced off at Cornerstone Park, with the Bobcats (2-0) winning 36-26…
After some sporting conditions on the water last weekend, this week is shaping up to be great fishing weather and the forecast ahead looks promising. The ocean…
The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship returns on Saturday with the second annual GEICO Motorcycle WW Ranch National. The seventh stop on the series comes to…