Duncan Fletcher High School team members.
Dan Monk, Pusser’s general manager, demonstrates food safety to David Jerome, Jack Blasbalg and Tre Peterson.
photo via Ponte Vedra High School
Mike Wolfe, right, and Frank Fritz (photo submitted)

News Stories

The St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners Jan. 15 denied a request for a Small Scale Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPA) at 347 North Roscoe Boulevard.

Sea level rise has impact on both the Beaches and other areas of Jacksonville, and because of that natural buffers need to be strengthened.

Rory Diamond

Neptune Beach City Councilor Rory Diamond (Seat 3) has resigned from his position on the council in order to pursue his candidacy for the Jacksonville City Council, District 13.

Louis Reese

An 84-year old Atlantic Beach man who was gravely injured following a robbery and kidnapping has died.

The Jacksonville chapter of SCORE will host a conference on Saturday, Feb. 16, on issues specifically relevant to women owned small businesses.

Sports

Chris Lau with a 57-pound Cobia caught with Capt. Brandon Ingalls.

photo submitted

Chris Shultz holds a cobia caught off the wrecks

Gabe Lefebvre holds a wahoo caught with Capt. Chris Shultz over the summer. (photo submitted)

Of all the fish I caught in 2018, this wahoo with Gabe Lefebvre was the most memorable. The strike was ferocious.

The Ponte Vedra Lady Sharks (6-4) traveled to St. Petersburg for the 2018 Keswick Suncoast Classic Girls Basketball Tournament on Dec. 27.

photo submitted

Capt. Matt Chipperfield holds a huge First Coast Trout he caught.

Obituaries

Ronald “Ron” Charles Wheeler, age 76, of Saint Johns, Florida passed away at Life Care Center of Jacksonville on January 3, 2019.  He was born May 9, 1942 in Jacksonville, Florida to the late Evere

Fland O’Kelly Sharp was a unique product of his time and place.

James Russell Johnson, 69, of Atlantic Beach, passed away January 12, 2019. He was born in Cairo, Ga. on December 28, 1949. He married Obbie Jeanne Pope on August 22, 1969.

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