U.S. Marine Corps
Kenneth Mercer 2016 Rockland Buffalo Soldier recipientKenneth Mercer 2016 Rockland Buffalo Soldier recipientKenneth Mercer is recognized as the 2016 Rockland Buffalo Soldier for his services as a Marine in Vietnam. (Video by Ricky Flores/The Journal News)
Heavy rains force need for more storageHeavy rains force need for more storageWe need to send a consistent and factual message to the Corps, Southwest Florida Management District and the media.
In aftermath of gay rights debate, Senate leader David Long faces primary challengerIn aftermath of gay rights debate, Senate leader David Long faces primary challengerIn the aftermath of a legislative fight over gay rights, Indiana Senate leader David Long is facing a primary challenge from fellow Republican John Kessler.
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Brown tide befouls Indian River LagoonBrown tide befouls Indian River LagoonBrown tide continues to cloud up the Indian River Lagoon, threatening oyster restoration reefs and other shellfish
Primary Zing!sPrimary Zing!sWhy was there no local coverage of Gov. Scott's "Cornhole Rally" ....for tax cuts? Like the Seminole Compact the rally was family friendly.
How safe are Upstate boat ramps?How safe are Upstate boat ramps?Law enforcement officials offer suggestions to avoid thefts, the most common lakeside crime
- POLICE BLOTTER
St. Clair County Dispatch log for Wednesday, Feb. 3St. Clair County Dispatch log for Wednesday, Feb. 3St. Clair County Central Dispatch log for Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Garbee to NavyGarbee to NavyChrist School senior Thomas Garbee has committed to play college golf for Navy.
- Nation Now
Porn star takes Army sergeant to industry award showPorn star takes Army sergeant to industry award showThe reservist and his wife won free trip to Las Vegas as guest of actress Mercedes Carrera.
- Nation Now
Katharine the shark may be coming of ageKatharine the shark may be coming of ageKatharine the great white shark is a big girl now, maybe even ready to start a family.
Tribal leader, marine veteran William Coffey, Jr. dies at 86Tribal leader, marine veteran William Coffey, Jr. dies at 86Coffey helped to shape the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony.
Sea turtle strandings have increased in Pacific NorthwestSea turtle strandings have increased in Pacific Northwest"Tucker" is one of a half-dozen sea turtles that has been stranded on the Pacific Northwest coast in the past two months.
Austin man accused of running over Aruba cab driverAustin man accused of running over Aruba cab driverAn ex-U.S. Marine has been arrested on suspicion of beating, running over and threatening to rape a 70-year-old female taxi driver in the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba.
STEMFest comes to Roper Mountain Science CenterSTEMFest comes to Roper Mountain Science CenterRoper Mountain Science Center will host STEMFest, a daylong event that brings together community partners to help children discover the world of science, technology, engineering and math, on Feb. 13.
Sen. Richard Shelby has $17 million for re-election bidSen. Richard Shelby has $17 million for re-election bidJonathan McConnell, who is running against Shelby in the GOP primary, had $293,000 in campaign money at the end of 2015.
- Laurie Roberts
Roberts: How can feds deny Ritzheimer bail?Roberts: How can feds deny Ritzheimer bail?Laurie Roberts: A federal magistrate is pondering whether to release one of Arizona’s right-wing nut jobs.
Katharine the shark may be coming of ageKatharine the shark may be coming of ageScientists suspect a great white shark tagged a few years ago off Cape Cod may be reaching reproductive age
Generals say women should have to register for draftGenerals say women should have to register for draftThe military service leaders repeatedly vowed that they will not lower standards
- Outdoor Notebook
The latest in waterfowl jewelryThe latest in waterfowl jewelry DEC will offer a duck-banding demonstration Feb. 13 on Cayuga Lake
- HOOK LINE & SINKER
Commission approves NJ option for summer flounderCommission approves NJ option for summer flounderNew Jersey is one step closer to becoming its own summer flounder management region.