Southern counties saw the heaviest of rains, including areas of Jacksonville’s Westside
Living in Georgia, or even Jacksonville’s Northside you would be confused about the discussion of heavy rains. Folks there remained generally dry. Yet, where the rains came down hard, they really piled up. At one time there was a flood warning in effect for Jacksonville’s Westside.
Florida House District 14
Democrat Kimberly Daniels won the most votes in a four-way August primary in the redrawn Florida House District 14, which covers from Brooklyn and downtown north to include a sliver of Northwest Jacksonville and much of the Northside east of Lem Turner Road and south of Interstate 295 as well as Arlington and part of the Southside north of the Hart Expressway to Beach Boulevard and west of Southside Boulevard.
Fight with jet skiers on sandbar led to arrest of Jacksonville corrections officer, warrant shows
A dispute with jet skiers on a sandbar that escalated to a physical fight that left one of the jet skiers injured led to the arrest of a Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Corrections Officer, according to a warrant obtained Friday by News4JAX.
Child dies following pursuit of kidnapping suspect ending with crash in pond, police say
A 5-year-old died Thursday night during the pursuit of a kidnapping suspect after the vehicle that was being pursued drove into a retention pond off I-95 near the State Road 9B exit, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.