Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, December 12

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, December 12

 

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have risen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.24/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.28/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

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School Links Student with Father Serving in Afghanistan

School Links Student with Father Serving in Afghanistan

 

Sterling Elementary School second-grader Griffin Moore got a nice surprise when he learned at a school-wide assembly that he had been named the school’s Golden Rule Award winner for the month of November.  Upon receiving the award from Principal Kelly Howe, he got an even bigger surprise when he turned around to see his father waving to him from a video image being projected onto the school gym wall.

Summer May Be Gone but Mosquitoes are Not

 

The weather may be cooling off but that doesn’t mean that mosquitoes aren’t still around and potentially carrying West Nile Virus (WNV). Both WNV and Eastern Equine Encephalitis are transmitted by the bite of infected mosquitoes and can cause mild to serious illness. Mosquitoes that carry the West Nile Virus are more likely to bite during the evening, night and early morning.

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Woman's Body Found by I-95 Onramp Identified: Shot to Death

Woman's Body Found by I-95 Onramp Identified: Shot to Death

KINGSLAND, Ga. -- The woman found dead near an interstate onramp has been identified and the cause of death has been determined.

Send Your Holiday Lights Photos!

Send Your Holiday Lights Photos!

 

As you start to put up your holiday lights around and in your home, think of snapping a quick photo and sending them to us.

We might feature your photo on air and online.

Send them to news@firstcoastnews.com!

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Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

 

The year 2011 is coming to an end, and as 2012 approaches Yahoo! has analyzed the top searches and stories of the year. For the last 10 years Yahoo! has been compiling information to gage the most popular searches each year including viral fads, top news stories and other interesting and strange things that make news.the

The top search for 2011 on Yahoo! was not a person or juicy story, but an electronic technological marvel. The iPhone beat out the reality TV drama, a closely watched high profile defendant, and America's #1 most wanted terrorist.