Win two tickets to see country superstar Lee Brice!
Who is ready to win two tickets to hear award winning country music star Lee Brice on his 2022 Label me Proud Tour? Go to News4JAX Insider to enter for your chance to rock out at the St. Augustine Amphitheater with Lee Friday August 12th at 7:00 PM.
‘Lives will be saved’: Experts applaud launch of 988 mental health crisis hotline
If you have been helped in the past by a call to a mental health crisis hotline, News4JAX is interested to know what you think of the new nationwide three-digit hotline and whether it will lead to more people reaching out for help when they need it.
Meteor shower tonight! Here’s the best time to watch
If you are a News4JAX Insider, you may have read my newsletter regarding meteor showers. Basically, I am not a fan of promoting them, as from my own experience, they really aren’t worth going outside in the middle of the night, where it may be buggy, steamy, warm or blustery cold. Then, a lot of the hype tends to be centered around number of meteors that could be seen. To better understand how these values breakout to what most people will see, it breaks down into storms, showers and sprinkles.
Meet the 3rd winner of our Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes
After collecting more than 8,600 entries over the past two weeks, News4Jax drew the third winner of our Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes on Thursday. The winning entry belong to Eddie Chris, who’s taking home a brand new 65-inch TV for the holidays. It took a few moments for the news to sink in when News4Jax anchor Kent Justice called Eddie’s phone. Reminder: the deadline to enter for a chance to win the fourth and final TV is 9 a.m. Monday. We’ll draw our last winner that morning and then announce the results on News4Jax at 6 p.m.
Meet the 1st winner of our Insider Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Over 4,000 of you have entered our News4JAX Insider Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes, but only four of you will be taking home brand new 65-inch TVs for the holidays. Without further ado, the winner is: Danny Grabill of Jacksonville. Danny, a longtime member of News4JAX Insider, said his family’s TV just died, so he was in the market for a new one — until now. “It’s going to make a huge impact, an absolutely huge impact,” Danny told News4JAX. “We just watched the news on this amazing new TV!” he told News4JAX in a text message.
Insider Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes: Enter to win a 65-inch TV
It’s the season of giving and we want to help get everyone in the holiday spirit. That’s why we’re holding the Insider Countdown to Christmas Sweepstakes. As a token of our appreciation for our loyal fans, we’re giving away four 65-inch TVs to News4Jax Insiders. RULES: View the contest rules hereThe contest runs Dec. 7 to Dec. 21. You *must* be signed in to your News4Jax Insider account to enter this contest.
Insider Countdown to Christmas Contest Rules
Joy Purdy is hosting an Ask Me Anything
Need a little extra Joy in your life? You’re in luck — Joy Purdy is hosting an Ask Me Anything. Joy’s Ask Me Anything kicks off on Tuesday at 11 a.m., so bookmark this page. If you’re new to this, here’s a brief rundown: you ask the questions (within reason, of course) and Joy will supply the answers. To take part in this live chat, you’ll need to be a member of News4JAX Insider.
Who will monitor the Duval County half-cent sales tax?
Here’s a question from a News4JAX Insider about the half-cent sales tax to repair Duval County’s public schools. Let’s start with your first question: the membership of the Sales Surtax Oversight Committee is set by Duval County School Board policy. Then the position will alternate between EWC, Florida State College at Jacksonville, Jacksonville University, and the University of North Florida. The role will be filled initially by someone from District 2, and then it will alternate between District 6, District 5, District 3, District 4, and District 1. Seven representatives appointed by each of the Duval County School Board’s seven members.
4 things we learned from Jenese Harris’ AMA
If you’ve never had a chance to get to know Jenese Harris, you’re missing out. For instance, we learned that Jenese might be an architect if she had not become a journalist. And that if she could have any super power, she would choose time travel — and for a very heartfelt reason. Without further ado, here are our four biggest takeaways from Jenese’s AMA:Do the news topics you cover ever bother you? At times, the sad stories are heartbreaking and I have always been told by mentors to not show emotion.
November election: What do you want to know?
Got questions ahead of the November general election? 🗳 What do you need to know before casting your ballot this fall? Do you have questions about registering to vote or voting by mail? SUBSCRIBE: Sign up for News4JAX Insider or subscribe to our email newslettersWhatever your questions are, we’re here to help. Tell us what you want to know (app users click here):