Anti-Trump online rant aimed at elementary school children is captured by alert grandmother

Opposition to renaming schools is vocal and growing

As anticipated, the renaming of local schools is not going unchallenged. A growing group of rather irate taxpayers is fighting the proposed changes vociferously. Their website is savetheschoolnames.org and one member of the group gave Eye on Jacksonville a rundown on...
Pioneer leaders in consolidated Jacksonville are dwindling in number

Today the music died: RIP Murray Goff

“He only has a few weeks to live, Billie.”  That was the message two days ago.  I ran out to sit with him yesterday worried about how I would handle seeing the Murray who would soon leave us.  My fears were dashed the minute I walked into his...
Anti-Trump online rant aimed at elementary school children is captured by alert grandmother

Legal time bombs may be ticking all over the city

Is Jacksonville setting itself up for another huge cost? For some 20 years, until about 50 years ago, the city burned its solid waste in three incinerators. Naturally, the city had to do something with the ash. So it dumped it near the main incinerator in Mixon Town...