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  • On this day July 23, 1982

    the American musical comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Colin Higgins was released. An adaptation of the 1978 Broadway musical of the same name, the film starred Dolly Parton and Burt Reynolds. The film version […]

  • On this day July 23, 1917

    Born on this day in Decatur, IL, was Judy Martin, country music singer, performing from the early 30's to the late 40's on the WLS-AM's in Chicago. She was the second wife of member Red Foley. On November 17, 1951 Foley […]

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  • Hot Places to Stay Cool: 'The Morning Show' team straps in for wild ride
    on July 23, 2019 at 10:00 am

    At this point in the summer, you probably need some new ideas to keep your children entertained, especially with the brutal heat likely keeping them indoors -- so "The Morning Show" team set out on a mission to find some hot […]

  • Never do this if you come face-to-face with an alligator
    on July 23, 2019 at 9:19 am

    An alligator that made national headlines after avoiding capture in Chicago for several days, is now calling St. Augustine home. 'Chance the Snapper' was taken to the St. Augustine Alligator Farm after professional trapper […]

  • Family of 7 burned out of Westside Jacksonville home
    on July 23, 2019 at 3:45 am

    The American Red Cross was called to assist a family of four adults and three children after a fire Monday night on the Westside. The large family and their dog were burned out of their home on Broadway Avenue, according to […]

  • Thieves snag Boy Scout trailer full of equipment
    on July 23, 2019 at 2:40 am

    Deputies in Clay County are working to track down a Boy Scout trailer that was stolen from a church. The Troop 506 Boy Scouts said someone took their trailer that was parked at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day […]

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