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Stories with place: Jacksonville
  • An inside look at the other draft, as free agents find spots 
    Updated: May-02-16 2:06 am

    WILMINGTON, North Carolina - Gary Shipman was at his desk at noon Saturday, thumbing through depth charts and occasionally looking across the room at the wall-mounted TV trumpeting the start of the NFL draft's final day.

  • Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claims 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 1:12 pm

    JACKSONVILLE, North Carolina - Three veterans' groups have sued the Department of Veterans Affairs over its handling of claims about contaminated water at Camp Lejeune.

  • Activists plan prayer rally backing LGBT discrimination law 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 1:38 pm

    JACKSONVILLE, North Carolina - Conservative Christian activists are planning a rally near the Camp Lejeune Marine Corps base in support of a new state law that requires transgender people to use bathrooms based on their biological sex and bans state lawsuits for any type of workplace discrimination.

  • USO center director in Jacksonville no longer on the job 
    Updated: Apr-04-16 11:34 am

    JACKSONVILLE, North Carolina - The director of the USO center in Jacksonville, described as the oldest operating one in the world, is no longer on the job, and neither she nor the organization is saying why.