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By The Dispatch On Sunday, April 14th, 2019
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Labor Department announces grant to battle opioid crisis in Florida, Alexander Acosta says this ‘is a serious public health concern’

The U.S. Department of Labor Friday announced the award of an opioid-crisis Dislocated Worker Grant (DWG) to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for up to $2,500,000, with $833,333 released initially. More...

By Guest Author On Monday, April 8th, 2019
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Matthew Robertson of Merritt Island is going places

Matthew Robertson is not like your average 19 year old. He didn’t go to college. He didn’t follow the book. He didn’t do what everyone told him to do. Most 19-year-olds are playing Call of Duty More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, April 5th, 2019
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Florida bill will elevate texting while driving to a primary offense

The Personal Insurance Federation of Florida (PIFF), a member of the FL DNT TXTNDRV COALITION, commended Florida lawmakers this week for supporting House Bill 107, Texting While Driving, which would make texting More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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US Department of Labor’s OSHA targets Florida Roofing Experts over fall hazards

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Florida Roofing Experts Inc. for exposing employees to fall hazards at a Jacksonville, Florida, worksite. The company More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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Jacksonville Man, Pryce Demars Sentenced to 20 Years for Distributing Child Sex Abuse Videos

United States District Judge Brian J. Davis has sentenced Pryce Elijah Demars (25, Jacksonville) to 20 years in federal prison for distributing child pornography over the internet. Demars had pleaded guilty on May More...

By Guest Author On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Statistics on Workplace Security and Where to Find Professional Assistance

The concerns surrounding public safety are currently at an all-time high, as more people worry about the unthinkable happening during an unexpected moment. Regardless of whether someone is in a public or private More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Orlando Apollos to Start Practicing in Georgia Because of Florida’s Workers’ Comp Laws

The Orlando Apollos will be forced to practice in Georgia because of Florida’s workers’ compensation laws, which exclude professional athletes from receiving benefits. Companies with employees are required More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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Charles Thornton Sentenced to 23 Years for Child Pornography using Bathroom Cameras

United States District Judge Timothy J. Corrigan has sentenced Charles Cory Thornton (38, Yulee) to 23 years in federal prison for using hidden cameras to produce pornographic images and videos of four children.  More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Jacksonville Real Estate Investor, Neil Andre Butler Sentenced for passing fraudulent Treasury Checks

U.S. District Judge Brian J. Davis has sentenced Neil Andre Butler (47, Jacksonville) to 15 months in federal prison for possessing and passing fraudulent government securities—specifically, four U.S. Treasury More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, October 28th, 2018
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Georgia beats Florida then fan kills herself in the parking garage in botched murder suicide

The seventh ranked Georgia Bulldogs pulled away late to defeat the ninth ranked Florida Gators, 36-17, taking control of the SEC East. Then tragedy struck following the game as the Jacksonville Sheriff’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
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for KING & COUNTRY joins with Zach Williams for ‘Little Drummer Boy The Christmas Tour’

Two-time GRAMMY® Award winners for KING & COUNTRY will hit the road in December with their Christmas tour extravaganza Little Drummer Boy | The Christmas Tour, presented by Compassion. The nationwide trek kicks More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Winter Jam 2019 Lineup: Newsboys, Mandisa, Danny Gokey, Rend Collective, Ledger, Hollyn

The Winter Jam east coast tour lineup was announced Monday evening and fans are clamoring over the lineup and tour dates. Newsong will be back as hosts of Winter Jam 2015 Here’s the East Coast lineup: Newsboys More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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Acts of Terror, Mass Shootings, and the Workers Compensation Act

It’s always a difficult thing to open up old wounds. And that metaphor could not be more fitting in the case of acts of terror and mass shootings. While they are different in terms of motive, their effects on More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, August 26th, 2018
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Jacksonville shooter identified as David Katz, a disgruntled loser at Madden 19 tournament

On Sunday, a shooting at a Madden NFL video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida left at least two people dead. Now officials have identified the shooter as David Katz. twitter photo/ David Katz, the Madden More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, August 26th, 2018
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Jacksonville shooting: 4 dead, 11 injured at Madden 19 video game tournament

Four people have been killed and 11 are being treated after a mass shooting at a Madden 19 video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida. The shooter committed suicide after shooting the others, according to a More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Florida Election 2018: Ashley Moody Ashley Moody wins more Attorney General Straw Polls, Garnering Unprecedented Republican, Conservative Support

Ashley Moody Leading Republican candidate for Attorney General Ashley Moody today announced three more straw poll wins on Tuesday, August 14: the Tampa Chamber of Commerce Hob Nob, the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
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City Rockfest Spring Tour Comes to an End

Christian music’s premier multi-artist rock outing, the City RockFest Tour, recently wrapped its 24-city spring run. Headlined by Dove Award-winning Disciple, the third annual tour featured Seventh Day Slumber, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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‘LEDGER’ Makes Highest Debut on Billboard’s Top Christian Albums Chart, Enters Top 5 at Rock

LEDGER, the self-titled debut EP from drummer and vocalist Jen Ledger of multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® nominated rock band Skillet, made the highest debut on Billboard’s Top Christian Albums Chart, More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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How Cities Are Tackling Aging Infrastructure Problems

Infrastructure in the United States is well past its prime in many cities. Some cities have sewers that were put in place in the late 1800s. Some even used terracotta piping that hasn’t been in use in decades. The More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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Skillet and for King & Country announce ‘joy.Unleashed’ tour for Spring 2018

Skillet and for KING & COUNTRYunveiled that they will join forces for “joy.UNLEASHED | The Tour” stopping in over a dozen markets from mid-April through early May. The unprecedented double-headliner More...


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