Florida

No Outbreaks Associated With Theme Parks

(CNN) - County health officials in Florida say they are not seeing any COVID-19 outbreaks associated with the re-opening of theme parks. Walt Disney World re-opened earlier this month, while Universal and SeaWorld reopened in June. Orange County public…

NASA Don't Come To Florida To Watch Launch

(CNN) - NASA has a message for all space enthusiasts. Don't show up to Florida for SpaceX's historic astronaut launch next month. Space X's first human space flight launch from U.S. soil is scheduled for May 27th. Astronauts Douglas…

Georgia Wins Third-Straight Against Florida

In a matchup of two top-10 teams, the No. 8 Georgia Bulldogs defeated the No. 6-ranked Florida Gators, 24-17, Saturday in front of a crowd of 84,789 at TIAA Bank Field.  The victory marks the Bulldogs’ first three-year win streak…

Georgia & Florida in Jacksonville Extended Through 2023

Mayor Lenny Curry is excited to announce that there is an agreement to keep one of our nation’s biggest football rivalry games in Jacksonville. Since 1933, the City of Jacksonville and TIAA Bank Field have been the home of the…

First Vaping Related Deaths In Florida And Georgia

(CNN) - The first vaping deaths in Florida and Georgia bring the nationwide total to 11. Two more people have died from vaping-related illnesses in the United States. On Tuesday, the Florida Department of Health posted an updated case…

Action-Packed Family-Friendly Vacations

Would it surprise you to hear that more people are booking family-friendly activities, up 300% from last year? In fact, the fastest growing types of experiences by U.S. travelers are kid-friendly activities, including…

Stormy Start To Weekend

Warmer weather is certainly upon us.   However, the price to pay for that warmth is wet weather; perhaps even isolated severe weather. Rain returns to the region as a wave of low pressure runs along the gulf coast/panhandle of…

Georgia’s Jake Fromm Named SEC Offensive Co-Player Of The Week

Georgia sophomore quarterback Jake Fromm has been named the Southeastern Conference Offensive Player of the Week following his performance versus No. 9 Florida in Jacksonville, Fla., according to a league announcement. Fromm split this week’s honor with Mississippi State quarterback…

Bulldogs Preparing for Gators

Seventh-ranked Georgia held a two-hour workout Wednesday in preparations for its upcoming SEC contest against ninth-ranked Florida in Jacksonville. The Bulldogs and Gators meet in a pivotal game in the race for the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division crown as they…