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This Day In Country Music

  • On this day June 20, 2007

    presented the to Dolly Parton, Waylon Jennings, Don Williams and songwriter Harlan Howard at the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville. Buck Owens received the Jim Reeves International Award. […]

  • On this day June 20, 1949

    Born on this day in Tuskegee, Alabama, was Lionel Richie, singer, songwriter and one time member of the Commodores. Kenny Rogers scored the 1980 crossover country hit with the Richie written and produced track Lady. Richie […]

Local News

  • Teen charged with attempted murder released from jail
    on June 19, 2019 at 11:47 pm

    A 17-year-old who was arrested after shots were fired at a car full of people was released from the Duval County jail, according to inmate records. Caleb Sheffield was arrested June 1 and charged with four counts of […]

  • Adoption event transforms City Hall into 'Kitty Hall'
    on June 19, 2019 at 11:31 pm

    City Hall was transformed into "Kitty Hall" on Wednesday when Animal Care and Protective Service held an adoption event.The atrium at City Hall in downtown Jacksonville was turned into a cat adoption center.There was even a […]

  • Fate of Broward County sheriff sparks fiery hearing
    on June 19, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    In his quest to get his old job back, Scott Israel spent hours jousting with Gov. Ron DeSantis' lawyer Wednesday in a series of combative exchanges highlighting two deadly mass shootings in Broward County that led to the […]

  • Duval County School Board gets school security status update
    on June 19, 2019 at 10:36 pm

    The Duval County School Board was briefed Wednesday on the status of security personnel at each of the district's schools and efforts to reduce its $1.3 million bill from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.Currently, schools […]

Local Sports

  • David Ragan ‘Fishing' for 2nd DIS Triumph
    on June 19, 2019 at 10:59 pm

    David Ragan knows his way around Daytona International Speedway. And, after Wednesday, that familiarity involves much more than the famed 2.5-mile race track itself. Ragan visited the "World Center of Racing" to help […]

  • Fortegra 9:12 hoops tournament schedule announced
    on June 19, 2019 at 8:35 pm

    The first-round matchups for the second annual Fortegra High School 9:12 Invitational basketball tournament in December were announced on Wednesday. The tournament, which will be held at Episcopal Dec. 12-14, has four […]

  • Former Providence star Grayson Allen traded from Jazz to Grizzlies
    on June 19, 2019 at 4:52 pm

    Former Providence basketball star and former NBA first-round pick Grayson Allen was part of a trade on Wednesday afternoon. Allen, a shooting guard, was dealt by the Utah Jazz to the Memphis Grizzlies in a package for […]

  • Tour becomes Korn Ferry Tour in golf sponsor change
    on June 19, 2019 at 4:33 pm

    Korn Ferry has signed a 10-year deal to be the title sponsor the PGA Tour's developmental circuit tour, the two announced on Wednesday. The Korn Ferry Tour replaces the Tour, which had been the sponsor for seven […]