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VP-26 returns from first P-8 deployment

JACKSONVILLE – Hundreds gathered Thursday at a 1940s-era hangar on the Naval Air Station Jacksonville runway to welcome home about 200 members of the VP-26 Tridents from a six-month deployment to …

In the Community
Rick Scott’s juvenile justice budget, a wet bandage for Stage 4 cancer
About two weeks ago, Gov. Rick Scott dropped a news release proposing a 10 percent pay raise for juvenile detention and juvenile … Read More
On heels of citrus crisis, Florida talks hemp
Could industrial hemp be Florida’s next big crop? Maybe. But it’s going to take two years to find out. Florida citrus is a crop … Read More
Florida’s nursing centers – setting the record straight on quality care
I always thought journalists were trained to avoid reaching a broad conclusion from just one specific example, no matter how shocking … Read More
Letter to the Editor: Irma recovery event a success
Irma recovery event a success Although it’s not Clay County Fair time, the Clay County Fairgrounds were busy last week as the … Read More
Time for some patience
Years ago, while attending a conference on husband-wife relationships, the guest speaker described women as crock pots and men as … Read More
International medical graduates good for America
Doctors are becoming an endangered species. By 2030, the United States could be short 43,000 primary-care physicians. U.S. medical … Read More
The Clay County YMCA – For A Better Community

Alex- Fast forward fitness

The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community. With a focus on youth development, …

Obituaries 10/19/17
Rex H. DillinghamOur dear friend and neighbor, Rex H. Dillingham, MD, who came to live with us a few years ago to be near his … Read More
Obituaries 10/12/17
Mary Ann Edmondson BreseeMary Ann Edmondson Bresee, passed away on October 1, 2017 in Tiger, Georgia. She was born in Atlanta, October … Read More
Good Deeds, Memories and Briefs

Clay Today Calendar 10/19/17

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: Meets Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. each date in the Zoning Department Conference Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs. …

Community Calendar 10/12/17

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: Meets Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. each date in the Zoning Department Conference Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove …
Arrests and bookings 10/19/17
Tuesday, October 17 Mark Angelo, 41, Middleburg, CCSO, Engaging in Contractor Business Without a License Khadrede Brown, 23, … Read More
Police Briefs 10/19/17
Oakleaf man charged in carjackingOAKLEAF – An Orange Park man area is in jail today after authorities obtained a warrant for his … Read More
Police Briefs 10/12/17
Middleburg man pleads guilty to child porn productionJACKSONVILLE – Acting United States Attorney W. Stephen Muldrow announced … Read More
Arrests and booking 10/12/17
Tuesday, October 10 Arnold, Thomas, 18, Middleburg, CCSO, Possession of Not More Than 20 g. Cannabis, Drug Equipment … Read More
Arrests and bookings 10/5/17
Tuesday, October 3 Camphort, Gerald, 19, Orange Park, CCSO, Giving False Info to a Pawn Broker, Dealing Stolen Property Douglas, … Read More
Police briefs 10/5/17
2nd degree attempted murder charge for September stabbingORANGE PARK – Authorities have arrested an Orange Park man for attempted … Read More
Arrests and bookings 9/28/17
Tuesday, September 26 Cason, Melodie, 38, Jacksonville, CCSO, Petit Theft Dorazio, Jessica, 28, Green Cove Springs, CCSO, FTA - … Read More
Police Briefs 9/28/17
Federal agent shot in unprovoked drive-byOAKLEAF – Clay County authorities say an 18-year-old who was wanted on a narcotics … Read More
Arrests and booking 9/21/17
Tuesday, September 19 Bushey, Joshua, 27, Middleburg, CCSO, Delivering Methamphetamine, Possession of Meth With Intent to Sell, … Read More
Police Briefs 9/21/17
Oakleaf burglar nabbedOAKLEAF – A Jacksonville man was arrested following a string of car burglaries in the Oakleaf neighborhood … Read More