Betty Smith, left, and volunteer Christa Murphy work together on technology.
Members of the Girl Scout robotics team, the Aquabots, prepare the robot they designed and programmed for competitions. (photo submitted)
All three University of Florida Heisman Trophy alumni – Steve Spurrier, Danny Wuerffel and Tim Tebow – participated in the 2017 Desire Cup fund raiser for Desire Street Ministries. (photo from Desire Street Ministries)
Fletcher teacher Kevin Brown is recognized on the big screen at TIAA Bank Stadium. (photo by Aline Bailey)
photo by Mark Calvin
Ashli Boselli, center (photo submitted)

News Stories

St. Johns County is hosting a public workshop regarding boat ramps at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Health and Human Services Building, 200 San Sebastian View.

Duval County public schools will not pay Beach cities the stormwater fees associated with schools here.

The Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library will temporarily close in November for renovations; however, the project will not impact the library's role as an early voting site or polling place for the 201

Sports

At its September meeting in Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announced the winners of the 2018 Lionfish Challenge.

At its September meeting near Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved changes to commercial shrimp fishery management that will eliminate barriers to parti

Ponte Vedra athlete Bruce Jackson, right, took third place at the Spartan North American Championship race weekend. (photo courtesy of Spartan)

Bruce Jackson of Ponte Vedra earned a spot atop the podium at the Spartan North American Championship after capturing third in the Super 40 to 49 age group with a time of 1:28:02 — less than four m

The Fletcher Girls Cross Country team came in second at a meet held at Wolfson against Wolfson and Paxon.

Obituaries

Leone B. Ashe (Lee) passed away October 3, 2018. She was born in Fargo, North Dakota to Leonard and Christine Withrow, and grew up in Garvin, Minnesota.

John Joseph Ashe passed away September 20, 2018. He was born November 11, 1933, in Boston, Massachusetts, grew up in South Boston, and came to Neptune Beach in 1970.

     John Joseph Ashe, of Neptune Beach, died September 20, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m., October 12, 2018 in the Chapel of Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home, 3600 3rd St.

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