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  • On this day May 22, 2011

    Reba McEntire was inducted into the at a Medallion Ceremony that took place at the in Nashville, Tennessee. She was inducted by one of her musical idols, Dolly Parton. […]

  • On this day May 22, 2003

    At the awards ceremony in Las Vegas, there were boos when the Dixie Chicks nomination for Entertainer of the Year award was announced, (after Natalie Maines' comment about George Bush), however, the broadcast's host, Vince […]

Local News

  • Nurse accused of stealing prescription drugs at assisted living facility
    on May 22, 2018 at 11:12 pm

    A licensed practical nurse was arrested Monday after an investigation into missing prescription painkillers at an assisted living facility, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.Lisa Vanallen, 39, of Interlachen, is […]

  • State takes aim at lionfish
    on May 22, 2018 at 11:00 pm

    More than 15,000 lionfish were recently removed from Florida waters as the state Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has started a more than three-month effort to remove the invasive species from state waters.Nearly […]

  • Proposed session in school funding appears dead
    on May 22, 2018 at 10:55 pm

    With Republicans lining up in opposition, a Democratic attempt to spur a special legislative session on education funding appeared dead Tuesday.After a request by Democrats triggered the process, lawmakers are being polled […]

  • Community gathers at Westside church for Officer Whitaker
    on May 22, 2018 at 10:50 pm

    Family, friends and a large contingent of law enforcement members gathered Tuesday evening on the Westside to pay respects to Officer Lance Whitaker, who died in a single-car crash while on duty. READ: Jacksonville officer […]

Local Sports

  • West Nassau softball advances to 5A state title game
    on May 22, 2018 at 9:58 pm

    Timely pitching and hitting on the field have gotten the West Nassau Warriors softball team to the 5A state championship game. Unfortunately, the weather off the field has been anything but timely.In a game that was delayed […]

  • Bortles confident due to continuity as Jaguars start OTA's
    on May 22, 2018 at 9:41 pm

    Between wrist surgery, signing a $54 million contract and nearly getting robbed, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles had quite the start to the offseason. His next phase probably won't create as much buzz, but […]

  • Jeff Gordon headlines NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees
    on May 22, 2018 at 5:53 pm

    When Jeff Gordon's name is presented to panel of voters for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the debate should be short and simple. Yes, Gordon gets a slot. Gordon is on Wednesday's ballot for the first time and there should be zero […]

  • Florida, USF agree to three-game series
    on May 22, 2018 at 5:05 pm

    Scheduling games well into the future is common place in college football. Florida and the University of South Florida have agreed to a play in Gainesville in 2022 and 2025 and at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa in 2023.The […]