4/9/19: Greg Rachal; The “First Coast Connect” Book Club; “Trivial Warfare”

Apr 9, 2019

Tuesday morning was the second in a series of candidate profiles  in the Jacksonville City Council At-Large runoff races this spring. 

Greg Rachal, the Republican Candidate for Jacksonville City Council At Large Group 3 joined us in Studio 5.

His opponent, Democrat Tommy Hazouri, is scheduled to appear on Thursday.

Related: May 14 Jacksonville Runoff Elections Voters' Guide

The First Coast Connect Book Club

Stacey Goldring holding "The Cat's Table" by Michael Ondaatje
Credit HEATHER SCHATZ / WJCT

This month’s First Coast Connect Book Club pick is The Cat’s Table, by Michael Ondaatje - who also wrote The English Patient.

Stacey Goldring, our facilitator, joined us with more about the book.

Trivial Warfare

Left to Right: David Luckin, Melissa Ross, Jonathan Oakes
Credit HEATHER SCHATZ / WJCT

It’s a popular Jacksonville-based podcast with more than 10,000 listeners per episode worldwide.

Trivial Warfare is really taking off. We welcomed host Jonathan Oakes to test our trivia knowledge against David Luckin, our station manager and the host of Electro Lounge.

Amanda Brannon can be reached at newsteam@wjct.org, 904-358-6317.