Police: Lonzie has right not to be 'thrown out as garbage'

AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Four days into the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, the man directing the search said investigators will continue to search until there are "no more questions without answers."


Co-workers raise money for Lonzie's mom

A considerate co-worker and a nice neighbor. That’s how those who worked with and lived near Lonna Barton are describing her as they pray that her son, Lonzie, is found safe.


Lonzie's family: 'I want to find my baby'

Even though Lonzie Barton’s family lives in Baker County, far from where the toddler disappeared, they are trusting that the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will get a break in the case in their search for the 21-month-old.


Dad believes his son did not hurt Lonzie

The father of the man police say lied about how Lonzie Barton disappeared and who is the key to finding the missing toddler says his son loves children and would not have hurt the boy.


Lonzie's abduction makes national news

The Amber Alert for a Jacksonville toddler made headlines on newspapers and websites around Florida, the nation, and even internationally.


Former officer cooks for rescue crews

 The search for Lonzie Barton has brought in law-enforcement officers from all over the state. The community is coming together to help those officers.


Unsolved Florida missing children's cases

PHOTO STORY: In addition to 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, there are five current unsolved missing children's cases in Florida where an Amber Alert was issued. 

VIDEO: Crystal Moyer's interview with founder of National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


Putnam Co. deputies find unconscious boy

Putnam County Sheriff’s Office detectives have arrested an 11-year-old boy in connection with the choking of a 4-year-old in Westover Trailer Park early Monday morning.


Search for teens moves north to Jax

The search for two 14-year-old boys who went missing on a Friday fishing trip has moved north and is focused off the coast of Jacksonville, the U.S. Coast Guard said Monday.


Proposed Gate location causes controversy

Many people in Atlantic Beach voiced their concerns over a proposed Gate gas station to the City Commission.


"Phalanx CIWS test fire - 081107-N-5416W-003" by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Weinert. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Militarized AI arms race almost certain, says Hawking, others

A group of concerned scientists, researchers and academics, including Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, have warned that a military artificial intelligence arms race could soon develop if preventative measures are not taken.

A global arms race is "virtua...


Whistleblower lawsuit stops dangerous doc

News4Jax travels to Michigan after a cancer doctor is sentenced for giving patients dangerous amounts of chemo therapy to make money, and some of his patients didn't even have cancer. The emotional interviews with his victims and the lawsuit that finally put this doctor out of business.



9 foods that lower stress levels

Stress doesn't go away just because the weather is nice outside. If you're feeling stressed out this summer, reach for these foods next time you need a snack.


U.S. Air Force

On this day: July 28

Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.


Girl, 9, raises $47K for sick friend

A 9-year-old girl raises $47,000 to buy a new pool for her best friend with rare skin disease.

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