A military spokesman says one member of an elite Army helicopter unit is
dead and two crew members suffered injuries when their aircraft slammed
into the ground while trying to land at a Savannah, Ga., airfield.
Sea Dragon minesweeper from Norfolk Naval Station with five crewmembers ditched in Atlantic during training.
A Gator Bowl outing brought together 55 children and spouses of deceased military servicemen.
A veterans' hospital in east Georgia is taking a stricter stance on its
policy of banning Christmas carolers from singing certain songs in
It's a special day for some Bay area families as their Christmas
presents arrive early. 300 members of the Florida National Guard are now
home for the holidays.
Christmas came early for a Brandon woman.
Her boyfriend, who is also a soldier in the Army, has been gone for
close to a year. But tonight he came back, not only surprising her but
changing her life forever.
Six U.S. troops were killed Tuesday in a helicopter crash in southern
Afghanistan after what appears to be an engine failure, a U.S. defense
official said. There was one survivor in the crash.
Home for the holidays -- it's a mission not everyone can complete,
especially those serving our country overseas. But thanks to a couple of
Santa's little helpers, hundreds of troops will be making their way
home this Christmas.
Veteran Josh Mitchell, 27, said he has been trying to get help from the VA here in Jacksonville for his TBI, PTSD and physical injury. "I just kind of gave up the last couple of weeks," he said.
Florida State Representative Janet Adkins welcomed USS New York families to the Mayport Community on Friday.
The USS New York also arrived on Friday. It is the first of three ships being relocated to Mayport, bringing with them thousands of sailors and their families.
Photos provided by Rep. Adkins office.
The Georgia National Guard will be able to assist members seeking benefits for same-sex spouses under changes announced Monday.
Air and Space Museum visitors were astonished as members of the U.S.
Air Force Band streamed into the gallery from behind airplanes and space
More than 300 sailors are calling Jacksonville home. That's after the USS New York docked at Mayport, it's new home port.
James Fritch has spent the last two years fighting the Veterans Administration over his hearing loss.
The USS New York and a crew of about 360 left Norfolk, Virginia Wednesday. It is the first of three Virginia-based Navy ships heading to a new homeport in Florida.
The first of three new ships the Navy is relocating to the First Coast is scheduled to arrive Friday.
The USS New York, is less than a day away from it's new home, the Mayport Naval Base.
A Southeast Georgia defense contractor had a big role in designing and
building components for the USS New York that will be make its homeport
The family of a woman slain during the mass shooting at the Washington
Navy Yard is filing a lawsuit against the Navy, the Department of
Veterans Affairs and two defense contractors in federal court in
More than $18 million worth of cocaine confiscated by the U.S. Coast Guard was offloaded in St. Petersburg Wednesday morning.
A Norfolk-based Navy ship and its crew of about 360 is ready to begin its journey to a new homeport.
23-year military veteran is locked in a dispute with his homeowners'
association over a statue of a soldier on the front lawn of his home.
Female soldiers at Fort Hood testified Monday that they were recruited
for a prostitution ring set up by a sergeant involved in the sexual
assault and harassment program at the Central Texas post.
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- First Coast News has learned the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Cold Case team has made an arrest in a 1985 murder.
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- A Clay County girl was born with Treacher Collins syndrome, a genetic disorder which left her without almost half the bones in her face. Now, there's a new bright spot in this girl's life.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan will hold a rally in Jacksonville on
INTERLACHEN, FL -- A 45-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman, both of Interlachen, were arrested on charges of Burglary, Grand Theft, and Dealing in Stolen Property.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Shipping containers are extremely durable designed
to withstand high winds, salt water and hold 60,000 lbs. so why not
stack them and turn them into a house?
Bits of you are all over the Internet.
Florida used to be a destination for those seeking prescription pain
meds. Pill mills littered Interstate 95, the parking lots filled with
out of state plates. But the crackdown has lead to a new problem.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- An Englewoood Elementary teacher wants every student to know they can do great things.
Authorities in a Southern California beach community say they tracked down a suspected vandal after he "liked" photos on the police department's Facebook page of patrol cars damaged in a riot that followed a popular surf contest.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In Florida, residents don't have to worry about volcanoes or massive landslides. Earthquakes, while possible, are quite rare. Our major geologic threats are sinkholes.
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