First Coast

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


A sentencing hearing for Steven Murray is scheduled for Oct. 18 in Waynesboro, Ga.

Cyd Hoskinson / 89.9 WJCT

It’s been a month since Hurricane Irma scoured the First Coast, yet some  sections of Jacksonville remain flooded.  In this St. Nicholas neighborhood (see lead photo), standing water Thursday morning made driving tricky.

Police: Three Shot, House Set On Fire In Jacksonville's Durkeeville Area

Oct 5, 2017

Three people were shot late Wednesday night and a house was set on fire in the Durkeeville section of Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Ryan Benk / WJCT News

On Wednesday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry and a group of Crowley Maritime employees met at Jacksonville’s JAXPORT to discuss ongoing relief efforts for Puerto Rico.

Marcio Jose Sanchez / Associated Press

The mass shooting in Las Vegas is focusing public attention on the fact that in an emergency, a victim’s survival could depend on someone with no medical training.

58 people died and more than 500 were wounded when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor country music concert from his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel.

Trauma personnel on the scene said the death toll would have been much higher if other concertgoers hadn’t acted immediately to keep people from bleeding out.