A Duval County School Board member said she wants Superintendent Nikolai Vitti fired. Connie Hall said that in a text message she sent in September to a district staffer. A Miami lawyer requested the emails and texts of Hall and two other board m…
The National Transportation Safety Board is launching a second search for the voice-data recorder of the sunken El Faro cargo ship.
As the legislative session continues this month in Tallahassee, lawmakers are looking at a number of bills involving the state’s water.
Environmental groups around Florida are criticizing a sweeping water policy bill recently signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott.
We hear how this legislation affects the agriculture industry as we speak with Phil Leary, principal at Leary Governmental Affairs Consultants, who represents the North Florida Growers Exchange.
The deadline to update voter information ahead of Florida’s presidential primary is next Tuesday, Feb. 16.
St. Johns County Elections Supervisor Nikki Oakes says people can change their name or party affiliation easily — it doesn’t even require an official form.
As politicians and pastors speak out about violent crime in Jacksonville, mourners laid to rest the 13th homicide victim of the year Saturday.
22-month-old Aiden Michael McClendon was shot by a stray bullet January 29 as he sat inside a parked car. Police are investigating the possibly gang-related shooting.
Jacksonville has been Florida’s murder capital on and off for more than a decade now. As Mayor Lenny Curry works to reinvigorate the Jacksonville Journey anti-crime initiative, we examine the city’s murder rate and root causes of crime in Jacksonville. Dr. Michael Hallet, professor of criminology and criminal justice at the University of North Florida, joins us.
A former Regency Square Mall department store will soon become a church. Arlington’s Impact Church is moving into the mall that’s lost many tenants in recent years.
The 200,000-square-foot space used to belong to Belk department store. According to a news release from Impact Church, the space will continue functioning as a pass-through from the east side of the mall to the west side.
The church, which has a 70,000-square-foot facility on Lone Star Road, aims to relocate to the larger space by the beginning of 2018.
Protecting themselves from hackers is becoming a big priority for Northeast Florida companies.
In this “Business Brief,” analyst John Burr tells WJCT News Director Jessica Palombo evolving threats are changing the way companies protect their customers’ privacy.
The floor of Jacksonville’s Veterans Memorial Arena is covered with long sheets of ice in preparation for Saturday’s start of the U.S. Curling Championships.
The next contest on the road to the White House is Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary.
Presidential hopefuls including Florida Sen. Marco Rubio are campaigning hard there.
Ruben Ebron pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter in the death of Lonzie Barton on Friday morning. He will serve up to 20 years in prison on the first-degree manslaughter, plus charges of child neglect, lying to police and tampering with evidence.