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5/29/2018: Medical Cannabis; Earl Benton Jr; First Coast Rowing Club; Turntable Tuesday

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Tuesday on First Coast Connect we heard about Florida’s growing medical cannabis industry with attorney Matthew Ginder. He’s senior counsel in the Cannabis Law practice group at the South Florida firm Greenspoon Marder (01:12).  

Our May edition of First Coast Success with Karen Brune Mathis featured Earl Benton Jr.,  founder and CEO of Champion Brand, which is a beverage distributor (22:51).

We heard about the First Coast Rowing Club with Head Coach Paul Mokha and young rowers Sanjay Mokha and Danielle Forbes. Both are heading to the national rowing championships (32:26).

WJCT Station Manager and Music Director David Luckin told what to expect on 89.9’s Turntable Tuesday (46:00).

Kevin Meerschaert can be reached at, 904-358-6334 or on Twitter at @KMeerschaertJax.

Kevin Meerschaert has left WJCT for new pursuits. He was the producer of First Coast Connect until October of 2018.