‘It’s hurtful’: Family of Black veteran buried at overgrown Jacksonville cemetery call for cleanup
After News4JAX reported that members of a Jacksonville church said they feel an overgrown African American cemetery in Spring Park has been neglected and forgotten, a Georgia family reached out and said their loved one’s gravesite was among those in deplorable condition.
Senior Care 365 hosts Black History celebration
SeniorCare365′s Black History event celebrates our elders--the generations that have endured the civil rights movement. With games, music of their time and fun prizes, it is a gathering to celebrate love and birthdays -- to honor our our senior citizens and show them a good time.
Black History in the River City
With so much history discussed about St. Augustine and Jacksonville, there are plenty of nuggets connected to Black History that many don’t know about. Rance hit the archives to dig up a few interviews about the notable history of the River City and the First City. A deeper dive into the history is in the works. Consider this an appetizer.