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Golden wedding anniversaries: The Gordons, Thalleens, LaBelles, Halls, Schulzes, Gilmours and Brinkmans – Florida Times-Union

Florida Times-UnionGolden wedding anniversaries: The Gordons, Thalleens, LaBelles, Halls, Schulzes, Gilmours and BrinkmansFlorida Times-UnionThey were married June 15, 1956, at South Jacksonville Presbyterian Church. Their children are Deniese Garland …

Microphone cut after Mormon girl reveals she’s gay at church – Florida Times-Union


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Microphone cut after Mormon girl reveals she’s gay at church
Florida Times-Union
SALT LAKE CITY — A video of a young Mormon girl revealing to her congregation that she is lesbian and still loved by God — before her microphone is turned off by local church leaders — is sparking a new round of discussions about how the religion …

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Christ’s Church Academy seeks SSAC Championship while building upon recent success – FloridaHSFootball.com


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Christ’s Church Academy seeks SSAC Championship while building upon recent success
FloridaHSFootball.com
Even with the momentum building and very high expectations for the 2017 season, Christ’s Church is not looking past their first opponent, Episcopal School of Jacksonville. “Our focus right now is solely on Episcopal. Whether we win or lose, it will be

Texas siblings drown in Florida pool during church outing – Florida Times-Union


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Texas siblings drown in Florida pool during church outing
Florida Times-Union
Investigators are still trying to determine how two Texas siblings drowned in a pool at a Florida motel while on a Father’s Day outing with their church. Bystanders pulled 17-year-old Kesha Greco and her 12-year-old brother, Sebastano, from the Clarion

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Legacy of Legendary Coach James P. Small Lives on Through Students, Foundation Bearing His Name

Over the past thirteen years, the J P Small Foundation has been involved in the community sharing the legacy of the coach who shares its name Coach James P. “Bubbling” Small spent decades educating youth, […]

Yarborough – Thompson Nuptials

After meeting 14 years ago through the grooms sister, Bride Biana Yarbrough and Groom Rudolph Thompson reignited a friendship on their social media accounts and eventually joined together in Holy Matrimony. The ceremony was held […]

Miss Duval Pageant Tributes Jacksonville’s Diversity

Masters of illusion donned the stage at the Firefighter’s Banquet Hall to compete for the crown of Miss Duval, now in its 40th year. The coveted crown includes cash and prizes for the winning entrant […]

Caribfest Blends Best of Island Life to Benefit Local Schoalrs

By Marjorie Flash One Caribbean Inc. presented the 4th Annual Caribfest at the Jacksonville Landing with food vendors, arts and crafts, stilt walkers, an African garb fashion show, and Reggae and Soca music. Dressed like an […]

Caribfest Blends Best of Island Life to Benefit Local Schoalrs

By Marjorie Flash One Caribbean Inc. presented the 4th Annual Caribfest at the Jacksonville Landing with food vendors, arts and crafts, stilt walkers, an African garb fashion show, and Reggae and Soca music. Dressed like an […]

So Do Our Nonblack Friends Get to Casually Use the “N” Word? Bill Maher Thought So…

So two weeks ago comedian and HBO late night show host, Bill Maher did the unthinkable. Well, the unthinkable to some. Maher referred to himself as a “house n*gga” when asked by Sen. Ben Sasse […]

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