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Community mourns 9-year-old's death

The body of a 9-year-old boy who had been missing for about 36 hours after falling into the St. Johns River on a fishing trip has been recovered.

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Aunt fights back after school beating

A local woman is outraged over how her nephew was disciplined after he was involved in a fight at school. The teen was punched in the back of the head and wrestled to the ground as a chaotic fight broke out.


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Family feud leads to shotgun, pickaxe melee

On a ranch in Bardin, a family’s domestic disturbance spirals out of control and leaves one man in jail after he tried to break down the door of his daughter and son's home with a pickax.

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Cops: Deputy dragged by getaway car

The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office is searching for two women they say robbed a Winn-Dixie store and dragged a deputy about 40 feet with their car while trying to get away.

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Man shot in back in NW Jax drive-by

A man was shot in the back in a drive-by near the Kendall Court Apartments late Monday night.

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Driver killed in Keystone Heights crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash just south of Gold Head State Park in Keystone Heights.

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Abortion waiting period ready for Senate

After approving a limited exemption for victims of rape, incest, domestic violence or human trafficking, a Senate committee Monday supported a bill that would require women to wait 24 hours before receiving abortions.

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State submits new model for LIP as clock ticks

The state agency responsible for Medicaid submitted a new proposal Monday to the federal government for up to $2.2 billion in health-care funding, but the move might be too late to break a budget impasse.

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Adoption 'conscience protection' tabled

After nearly two hours of debate, a Senate committee Monday voted to table a controversial House bill that would allow private adoption agencies to refuse to place children with same-sex couples.

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USS Farragut deploys off Yemen

The Mayport-based USS Farragut and two local helicopter squadrons will deploy as part of the carrier strike group in Yemen.

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Clay County fighting feral cats

A cat fight is brewing in Clay County. Protesters are expected outside Orange Park Town Hall, Tuesday night over a proposed ordinance to ban feeding feral cats on public property.

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