Sheriff speaks on search for Lonzie

Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams spoke for the first time about the search for Lonzie Barton as the investigation into the 21-month-old's disappearance headed into its tenth day.


Pedestrian hit, critically injured on SR 16

The Florida Highway patrol is investigating after a 22-year-old man was hit by a car on State Road 16 between Interstate 95 and St. Augustine early Sunday morning.


Rape investigaton reported near UF campus

University of Florida sent out a public safety alert warning about a possible rape. 


Fatal motorcycle accident on the Westside

Motorcyclist loses control and crashes into a wooded area.


JSO: 3-year-old boy drowns in pool

Jacksonville police says it appears the drowning of a 3-year-old boy in an above-ground pool in East Arlington Saturday night appears to be a tragic accident, but they are investigating how it happened.


Sinkhole swallows car at complex

No one was injured when a sinkhole swallowed a car at an apartment complex in Fernandina Beach.


Man tells story of daughter's abduction

People in the community have become emotionally invested in the search for Lonzie Barton. For one family,  Lonzie's disappearance is a stark reminder of what happened to them in August 1990.


Suspect identified in Memphis police officer killing

Memphis police identified 29-year-old Tremaine Wilbourn as the suspect in a weekend shooting of an officer.


Rally supports Confederate battle flag

A rally to support the Confederate battle flag was held Saturday afternoon outside the Regency Square Mall.


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Wounded vets help restore coral in Keys

Members of the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge, an organization founded in 2010 to improve the lives of wounded and injured veterans through extreme outdoor activities, helped young divers from SCUBAnauts International restore a coral reef.



Bat boy in critical condition after being hit by swing

A 9-year-old batboy remains in critical condition after being hit with a bat during a Saturday baseball game, according to officials at Via Christi Hospital St. Francis in Wichita, Kansas.


Intensity up on Day 3 of Jags training camp

It's day No. 3 of Jaguars training camp and we're finally back to real football. Sunday morning the players strapped on the shoulder pads for the first time.


Dante Fowler rehab continues

Jaguars first round draft pick Dante Fowler Jr. continued his rehab at training camp Saturday. Fowler is expected to miss the season and be placed on injured reserve in September.


400 people helped paint the paw prints

Volunteers painted the paw prints on Bay Street to EverBank Field.


Health department promoting breastfeeding

This August, the Florida Department of Health in St. Johns County is celebrating National Breastfeeding Awareness Month to promote breastfeeding as a vital, health activity, and to encourage breastfeeding friendly locations in the community.


Girl fighting cancer gets birthday ball

A princess-themed birthday celebration is held for a little girl fighting terminal cancer.

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