Jacksonville

Former Lon Morris employees to receive unpaid wages thanks to charitable donations

Former Lon Morris employees to receive unpaid wages thanks to charitable donations

A few years ago, employees of Lon Morris College in Jacksonville began to see delays in their paychecks.

Elementary schools students learn both Spanish and English in the classroom

An elementary school in Jacksonville teaches their Kindergarten through Fifth grade students literacy and content in two languages. English and Spanish.

Jacksonville powerlifters

A family-owned gym in Jacksonville works out a little different than your typical gym. The members at Iron Works gym are breaking state and national records in power lifting.

Elementary school kids already learning "real world" skills in the classroom

One Jacksonville elementary school is preparing their students already for the real world. The East Side Elementary school in Jacksonville started this program three years ago.
Jacksonville PD, Cherokee Co. Crime Stoppers offering reward for capture of alleged armed robbery suspect

Jacksonville PD, Cherokee Co. Crime Stoppers offering reward for capture of alleged armed robbery suspect

A Jacksonville man is wanted by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office and Jacksonville Police Department for a Failure to Appear Aggravated Robbery.

Jacksonville welcomes new education center

On May 20 the owners of Phoenix Square Deli and Coffee shop announced  they would be closing.
Jacksonville's Luke McCown leads Saints to victory

Jacksonville's Luke McCown leads Saints to victory

He used to play for the Jacksonville Indians. East Texan Luke McCown plays for the Saints now. He led New Orleans to a come from behind victory Friday night at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Call it a football double-header. FOX 51 will broadcast the Cowboys against the Raiders Friday night. Pregame at 8:00. Kickoff at 9:00.
Jacksonville PD officers honored with Medal of Valor, Police Lifesaving Medal for heroism

Jacksonville PD officers honored with Medal of Valor, Police Lifesaving Medal for heroism

In recognition of their actions during a June house fire, officers James Lozano and Christopher Bell of the Jacksonville Police Department received special commendations this week from their department.
Jacksonville's Luke McCown talks about Saints camp

Jacksonville's Luke McCown talks about Saints camp

Former Jacksonville Indian Luke McCown spoke with the media today at Saints training camp. The East Texan is backing up Drew Brees in New Orleans. Here's a look at the transcript from that interview:
Cherokee County crash kills child, injures 3 others Thursday evening

Cherokee County crash kills child, injures 3 others Thursday evening

A Thursday evening car crash in Cherokee County killed a 1-year-old boy and sent three others to the hospital.
Cherokee Co. woman shoots self in chest

Cherokee Co. woman shoots self in chest

A Cherokee County woman is in stable condition after shooting herself in the chest, Wednesday night.
Cherokee County man sentenced to 62 years for sexual abuse of child

Cherokee County man sentenced to 62 years for sexual abuse of child

A Cherokee County man was found guilty on Wednesday of continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child. Oscar Hernandez was sentenced to 62 years in prison and a $10,000 fine by the Second Judicial District Court.
'In His Image' ministry to host initial meeting in Jacksonville

'In His Image' ministry to host initial meeting in Jacksonville

In His Image Ministry, Self-Awareness of who we are in Christ, will host its initial meeting Thursday August 1st, at 7:00 p.m., in the apartment of co-founder, Regina A.
Jacksonville man arrested for breaking into store

Jacksonville man arrested for breaking into store

A Cherokee County man has been arrested for breaking into a local store, but denied any involvement  in other burglaries that have have occured since moving to Jacksonville.