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Overflowing humane society holds adoption

To celebrate Labor Day, the Jacksonville Humane Society is encouraging the community to adopt by offering an adoption special.

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Free football clinics for children in Hastings

Mastering fundamentals is the key to success in any sport, and St. Johns county is offering that opportunity to youth in Hastings.  During free instructional football clinics students will learn basic skills, sportsmanship…

City set to transform on verge of 450th

Pedro Menendez landed on the shores of St. Augustine on Sept. 8, 1565, and some 450 years later, the city is celebrating its diverse history in a big way.

Praised mentor program hits Duval schools

A mentoring program that has been nationally-recognized for making a difference in the lives of at-risk youth is coming to Duval County schools.  

Reenactment of Pedro Menéndez landing in St. Augustine.

450 years ago: St. Augustine sighted, named

On August 28, 1565, Pedro Menéndez de Avilés sailed into what appeared to be a hospitable inlet in what is now northeast Florida. He named the place he would settle for Spain for a Catholic saint.

'A call all for 1,000 men' starts in Duval Co.

Their goal is to get 1,000 men in Duval County schools for the first week of classes and one community group partnering with pastors and men across Jacksonville is happy with the results they’ve seen so far.

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

Officer gives girl ticket for good deed

A girl was given a ticket by an officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office for performing a good deed.

Katt Williams brings tour to Jacksonville

Comedian Katt Williams will be in Jacksonville on October 24 at the Veterans Memorial Arena.

It’s time for the Personal Watercraft Show

The weather is warming up and for many it’s time to get back in the water. How would you like to do so in a new watercraft?

Firehouse offers free subs for Jags field goals

Jaguars fans can score a free medium sub from participating Firehouse Subs restaurants when the Jaguars kick a field goal of 40 yards or more.

Jacksonville nonprofit receives $1.5 million

The Independent Living Resource Center was recently awarded the Work Incentives Planning and Assistance cooperative agreement from the Social Security Administration.

After-school programs available for children

At least 70 after-school programs are now available to elementary and middle school students in Duval County.

Our Military

Memorable Birthdays

  • Morning Show Recognizes First Birthdays

    Every day on the morning show, Channel 4 features babies on their first birthday. Learn how to send the photos and when to watch.

    Milestone birthdays

    Channel 4 also honors significant birthdays, whether it be a centennial or beyond, a sweet 16, or something in between.  Here's an outlet to celebrate those milestones by submitting their photo, birth date, and a sentence or two about the person being honored.

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