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OP Skate park Summer Run Contest

OP Skate Park staged its first summer Best Run Contest on Sun., June 10 with three divisions of competitors; 15-Under, 16-Up and Sponsored. Prizes included skateboards, shirts and other skate shop …

This Week in history

5 years ago, 2013After deliberating six hours, a four-man, two-woman jury convicted a Jacksonville man of two counts of second-degree murder. Cornelius Walston, 30, of Jacksonville, had been on trial …

Clay County Memories

Late one Sunday night, March 25, 1946 to be exact, a homesick young soldier, armed with an Army issue M1 rifle, slipped out of his barracks at Camp Blanding. At trial, Pvt. John Upchurch would …

What's attacking my azalea

GREEN COVE SPRINGS – Last week we discussed the popular azaleas that many have in their landscape but didn’t have much time to discuss the insects that attack them. With proper culture and care, …

God’s time for you

God has planned a time for every person to meet Him. It is a time of His choice. Paul wrote to the Corinthians, “I tell you, now is the time of God’s favor, now is the day of salvation.” (2 …

Eagles end lacrosse season with playoff loss to Nease

PONTE VEDRA BEACH – Twelve saves by goaltender Korbin Hamilton were not enough to overcome a slow start as Fleming Island fell to Nease 10-8 in an FHSAA District 6 boys lacrosse semifinal game at …

Clay flags tank Eagles 33-0

FLEMING ISLAND – Clay High’s unbeaten flag football squad ended the regular season with back-to-back shutouts with last week’s 27-0 win over Orange Park followed by a 33-0 win over 2A-Fleming …

Maximus Aurelis Davis gets his first title

OAKLEAF – The Davis family of Oakleaf; Mike and Kim Davis, and children Jason and Mikayla, have quite the trophy room with Jason Davis winning a state wrestling championship last year for Fleming …

Motivation to test

ORANGE PARK – Testing time can bring stress for everyone from the service staff to teachers and parents, and of course, to students. NFL, Canadian League and college football players stopped by …

St Johns Country Day Soccer

St. Johns Country Day School girls soccer finished off an unbeaten season with a dominant 6-0 win in the Class 1A championship game against Miami Country Day School on Wed., Feb. 21. The Spartans …

Honoring the Eagle Scouts

ORANGE PARK – Their community service projects ranged from building shelving and different kinds of park benches, to building foot bridges in Jennings State Forest to painting fire hydrants and …

Lady Gators, Cougars win soccer titles

The Lakeside Junior High Lady Gators girls soccer team, led by a first half goal from forward Tori Hauth, defeated the Green Cove Springs Junior High Lady Cougars 1-0 to win the Northeast Florida …