First Coast

News impacting Duval, Baker, Nassau, St. Johns and Clay counties.

Nicholas Converso

A memorial service with full military honors will be held Saturday at Jacksonville Pet Memorial Park for a retired Navy K9.

trees down in Jacksonville during Hurricane Matthew
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St. Johns County is scrapping an emergency evacuation program after almost 20 years.

Re-entry tags were meant to ensure people returning to neighborhoods after an evacuation order were actually residents.

On this episode of Redux, members of the "Hemming Park 5" — now known as the "Jax 5" — speak publicly for the first time since a violent protest this past April.

Then, with a special legislative session currently underway as folks in Tallahassee continue work on finalizing the state budget, Duval County schools are wrestling with putting together its own budget. We’ll bring you the challenges ahead for Duval schools.

And if you’re a dog owner, there’s something you need to know to keep your dog safe from the H3N2 canine influenza virus.

We’ll also have a story on a Jacksonville children’s Hospital’s fight to open a pediatric trauma center, as well a piece on an area called the Rail Yard District.

Baptist Health

Arguing that a Florida Supreme Court ruling “undermines” a federal patient-safety law, a Jacksonville hospital system is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a legal battle about the disclosure of medical records.

Gov. Rick Scott signed into law a bill that opens the door for smaller eateries in three Jacksonville neighborhoods to serve mixed drinks.