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August 13, 2018 by Curtis Jones (Register to contact)

I am a Terry Parker High School Class graduate of 1979. I've moved since my 20 year class reunion/ missed my 30 year & don't know when or where the 40th will be.

Thank You

Curtis Dale Jones
Terry Parker class of. 1979 Alumni

Lonny carpenter

September 4, 2017 by Buddy White (Register to contact)

Lonny catpenter......Lonny passed away Saturday. Morning don't know cause of death yet will post more when I get info.....we will miss brother....

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  1. TERRY PARKER SHOOTING: Terry Parker High School principal reacts to shooting outside school football game
  2. JSO: Teen shooting at Terry Parker High School likely gang-related  The Florida Times-Union
  3. Student shot outside Terry Parker High spring football game  WJXT News4JAX
  4. 16-year-old Raines student shot outside Terry Parker, Ribault football game; in stable condition WTLV-WJXX
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Jacksonville man, 19, arrested in Terry Parker High shooting  WJXT News4JAX

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that unfolded outside a spring football game Friday night at Terry Parker High School.

Former Terry Parker High teacher pleads guilty to child pornography charge

Jacksonville, FL - A one-time IB program teacher at Terry Parker High School has now pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography online.

Terry Parker teacher caught on video appears to body slam student to the floor WTLV-WJXX

JACKSONVILLE, Fla — A Terry Parker High School teacher caught on camera appears to slam a student to the classroom floor. The recent altercation in a ...

FLORIDA SPRING FOOTBALL SHOOTING: Jacksonville pastor on Terry Parker shooting: 'We as a community have an issue'

Jacksonville community was shocked after the shooting of a 16-year-old boy at a Terry Parker High School spring football game.

Police investigating Arlington shooting near Terry Parker High School WTLV-WJXX

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in Arlington near Terry Parker High School on Wednesday. JSO said a ...

Uncle charged with murder of missing pregnant Terry Parker High School teen, her unborn child: family attorney WTLV-WJXX

Johnathan Quiles, the uncle of a missing pregnant Terry Parker High School student, has been charged with her murder and the murder of her unborn baby on ...

PLEASE SHARE! Pregnant Jacksonville teen reported missing, last seen at Terry Parker High School WTLV-WJXX

A pregnant 16-year-old girl has been reported missing after the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says she never returned home after leaving Terry Parker High ...

Teen suffers life-threatening injuries in shooting at Jacksonville high school  WCTV

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office confirms deputies are on the scene of a shooting at Terry Parker High School.

Sources: Police searching landfill in NW Jax for missing Terry Parker student WTLV-WJXX

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office and other agencies are searching a landfill in Northwest Jacksonville for a missing 16-year-old Terry Parker student, a source ...

Eight Duval schools receive thousands in technology grants  The Florida Times-Union

From cybersecurity enhancements to new equipment for students, eight Duval County schools received thousands of dollars' worth of technology grants ...

$2B Duval County school facilities plan calls for 30 new buildings  WJXT News4JAX

Some public schools in Duval County are planning for extensive renovations, while others are looking ahead to a whole new building.

Terry Parker High: Jacksonville teenager shot in drive-by while walking near school

A student has non-life threatening injuries after a drive-by shooting that put three Jacksonville schools on lockdown, authorities said. Story.

VIDEO: Teacher appears to body slam student while breaking up fight

New cellphone video appears to show a Jacksonville substitute teacher body slam a student while breaking up a fight between at least two students.

JSO releases surveillance pictures of missing Jacksonville pregnant teen

Missing Jacksonville teenager Iyana Sawyer, 16, was last seen Dec. 19 at Terry Parker High School. Family says she is five months pregnant. New surveillance ...

Missing pregnant teen from Jacksonville now believed dead  The Florida Times-Union

A pregnant 16-year-old Terry Parker High School student missing since Dec. 19 is apparently dead, according to her family. Family said the Jacksonville Sheriff's ...

Staff say effort to reduce violence working at Terry Parker High School  Florida Times-Union

Members of the Terry Parker High School community met to discuss safety on the school's campus Thursday following gun violence near a school bus stop ...

Teen wanted in Florida shooting arrested in Georgia  Washington Post

Authorities say a teen connected to a shooting a Florida high school football game has been arrested in Georgia.

Duval schools superintendent wants to eliminate portable classrooms  The Florida Times-Union

If Duval Public Schools doesn't get its proposed half-cent sales tax for education, it faces a growing number of portable cities — clusters of at least 15 modular ...

Sources: Missing pregnant teen died the day she disappeared  WJXT News4JAX

Family members of a missing 16-year-old Jacksonville girl were told Monday night that she died on the December day that she never made it home from high ...

Terry Parker High School students want African-American studies course to be full year

Action News Jax is now hearing from the high school students behind a sit-in at Terry Parker High School.

3 arrested in rape that reportedly took place at Terry Parker High School

Three teens are accused in a reported rape that happened on the campus of Terry Parker High School on Thursday.

Uncle suspected in missing pregnant teen case: 'I am not a monster'  WJXT News4JAX

As the uncle of Iyana Sawyer sat in jail on a sexual battery charge, police questioned him about the disappearance of the pregnant high school girl who went ...

Duval ninth-graders award-winning documentary about Iranian hostage crisis showcased in state competition  The Florida Times-Union

Salma Soubai hadn't been born yet when a group of Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran to take 52 American diplomats and citizens hostage ...

15-year-old student brought loaded gun to Terry Parker High  WJXT Jacksonville

A 15-year old student at Terry Parker High School was arrested after he was found to be carrying a loaded gun in his pants, police say.

Family seeking answers as pregnant teen remains missing after two weeks WTLV-WJXX

The search continues for a pregnant teenager who has been missing for weeks. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says Iyana Sawyer was last seen leaving Terry ...

Its Easier Here: Violence mars another high school football game  The Florida Times-Union

A twice-weekly Florida Times-Union newsletter with local political commentary by columnist Nate Monroe on all that is easy — or sleazy — in the Bold New City ...

Funding options, equity at issue in Duval County school facilities planning  The Florida Times-Union

For the 2017-18 school year, Orange County Public Schools received about $308 million from impact fee and sales tax revenues to use for new schools and ...

Duval County Public Schools to hold meetings on aging schools  The Florida Times-Union

The Duval County School Board is looking to decide what approach to take with the future of its school buildings and their repair or replacement.The School ...

Call Box: From A to not quite Z, Jacksonville has produced its share of celebs  The Florida Times-Union

Dear Call Box: I read Matt Soergel's story about a documentary project planned about Southern rock in Jacksonville. It made me think of other celebrities who ...

Search on for pregnant Jacksonville teenager missing nearly 2 weeks  WJXT News4JAX

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office released new photos Monday of a missing pregnant teenager who they said has not been seen or heard from since Dec. 19.


Action News Jax sources say pregnant teen Iyana Sawyer was murdered and that Iyana Sawyer's uncle, Johnathan Quiles, confessed to his involvement in her ...

Discipline hearing for Terry Parker High teacher accused of fight with student postponed

A Terry Parker High School teacher is facing a possible suspension and Action News Jax is learning more about the incident that landed him in trouble.

Sources: Police searching landfill in missing Jacksonville teen case  WJXT News4JAX

Investigators combed through a landfill north of Baldwin Tuesday in connection with the disappearance of a pregnant teenager, sources confirmed to News4Jax.

Missing pregnant teens jailed uncle now a suspect in her Jacksonville disappearance  The Florida Times-Union

The uncle of a pregnant 16-year-old Terry Parker High School student who has been missing since Dec. 19 is now a suspect in her disappearance, according to ...

Missing pregnant teen's family holds onto hope she's still alive  WJXT News4JAX

A member of Iyana Sawyer's extended family says they are holding out hope that the 16-year-old, who has been missing for nearly two months, is still alive.

Vigil held at Terry Parker to remember young lives lost  Florida Times-Union

White flowers lying on stones etched with 20 names at Terry Parker High School marked 20 lives cut down before adulthood in the Jacksonville area. The 20 ...

Estimated $1.95 billion needed to replace aging Duval schools  The Florida Times-Union

Repairing or replacing Duval County's aging and outdated public schools will cost about $1.95 billion if a proposed draft facilities master plan is approved ...

Father grieves after teenage son was shot and killed at a Jacksonville park WTLV-WJXX

"My son said 'daddy he shot me.'" That's when Williams reached into his car for his licensed weapon and shot his son's shooter; he said he was protecting his ...

Police arrest uncle of missing pregnant teenager  WJXT News4JAX

Authorities arrested the uncle of a pregnant Jacksonville teenager who's been missing for almost a month, News4Jax learned Wednesday.​

List of student-athletes committing on National Signing Day 2019  WJXT News4JAX

The following is a list of all the local student-athletes who signed on National Signing Day. If you have an addition to the list, please email to

'I want my niece back,' aunt of missing pregnant teen says  WJXT News4JAX

Puzzled and looking for answers, the aunt of a missing pregnant Jacksonville teenager hopes her niece will soon be located.

Come As You Are  Folio Weekly

Aaron Mervin's vibrant portraits come alive against an ebony backdrop. His models are young and ... not as young. They're not beauty queens, though their ...

Amid Forrest Controversy, Who Are Jacksonville's High Schools Named For?  WJCT NEWS

At a meeting Tuesday evening, the Duval County School Board signaled they will vote Friday on whether to begin the process of renaming Jacksonville's N.B..

Duval sets community meetings about aging schools  The Florida Times-Union

The Duval County School Board is holding a series of community meetings starting Thursday to discuss the condition of its schools and facilities, including aging ...

Photos: Vintage Regency Square Mall through the years  The Florida Times-Union

In March 1967, Regency Square Mall opened to great fanfare. Fourteen years later, in 1981, the mall expanded, adding 90 new stores and restaurants, bringing ...

Jacksonville woman identified in decade-old Texas cold case WTLV-WJXX

For years the remains of a woman in East Texas known as “Lavender Doe” went unidentified. With the help of an artist and DNA – Dana Lynn Dodd can finally ...

Jacksonville Mayoral Candidate: Jimmy Hill

Action News Jax sent candidates running in the 2019 election a questionnaire. Here is Jimmy Hill's questionnaire.

MASON: Bio, Questionnaire  The Florida Times-Union

CITY COUNCIL AT LARGE GROUP 2Darren Mason vs. Ron Salem MASON BIODarren A. Mason Sr. is a native of Jacksonville, FL and a graduate of Terry ...

JACKSONVILLE MISSING PREGNANT TEEN: New documents released on Johnathan Quiles, suspect in teen's disappearance

UPDATE 7/19/2019 - Johnathan Quiles, the sole suspect in the disappearance of Iyana Sawyer, a missing pregnant teen, appeared in court Friday morning for ...

Mom of missing teen called police on arrested uncle, report shows  WJXT News4JAX

Days after the uncle of a missing pregnant Jacksonville teenager was arrested on an unrelated sex charge, News4Jax has learned the teen's mother contacted ...

'We believe you're responsible for her disappearance;' Suspect questioned in case of missing teen WTLV-WJXX

If there was any doubt that police think they have their man, the interrogation footage released April 26 removes that doubt.

500 Jacksonville families receive food to help curb hunger

Hundreds of local Jacksonville families have stocked pantries and fridges thanks to two local groups.

Good News: Bolles grad set to become Naval Academy grad and pilot  The Florida Times-Union

Christine Gaitantzis, a Jacksonville native and 2014 graduate of The Bolles School, will graduate from the U.S. Naval Academy on May 24.After four years of ...

Clay man beaten, tied up in violent home invasion robbery

UPDATE, 5/30/19, 2:30 P.M.: A third person has been arrested in a home invasion robbery that happened May 19, according to a Clay County Sheriff's Office ...

FLORIDA HOT CAR BABY DEATH: Mother of infant found dead in van outside of Jacksonville day care speaks out on social media

A mother is grieving over the death of her 4-month-old baby, who died after being left for hours in a transport van at day care.

1 month later, pregnant Jacksonville teen who vanished from school still missing  WJXT News4JAX

It's been almost a month since a Jacksonville teenager was spotted on surveillance camera leaving Terry Parker High School. Iyana Sawyer's family said she ...

Candidates for mayor of Jacksonville  WJXT News4JAX

Each candidate's party affiliation is listed on the ballot, but Jacksonville holds unitary elections, so all Duval County registered voters of any party can vote for any ...

Army veteran describes shooting rampage on base that killed soldier from Jacksonville WTLV-WJXX

An army veteran and close friend of the soldier killed at Fort Campbell Sunday night says he witnessed the entire terrifying ordeal.

Parents, kids concerned about prostitutes in neighborhoods  WJXT News4JAX

Parents say enough is enough, telling the I-TEAM their kids have to walk to and from school while prostitutes work up and down the same street.

Westside High student shot, school bus driver transports him to fire station  The Florida Times-Union

Youth violence in Jacksonville shows few signs of abating as the city copes with at least its sixth school bus-related shooting in the past four years. A 17-year-old ...

Defendant in soldier's murder case admits to 'blanking' in and out of consciousness during shooting WTLV-WJXX

The soldier's father has contacted First Coast News and identified her as 27-year-old Brittney Silvers.

Duval superintendent returns to former school to kick off new year  The Florida Times-Union

As she looked over the first-grade class seated on the floor in front of her, Diana Greene closed a book called "First Day Jitters.""Everyone's nervous on the first ...

Good News: Nobel Prize winner nominates aspiring medical students for Boston program  The Florida Times-Union

Two Jacksonville honor students were nominated to attend The Congress of Future Medical Leaders this summer in Boston.Camry Cross, an 11th-grader at ...

Jacksonville woman killed in shooting at Kentuckys Fort Campbell Army base  The Florida Times-Union

A 26-year-old Jacksonville woman was shot and killed Sunday inside the U.S. Army's Fort Campbell in Kentucky and her husband taken into custody, according ...

Program allows students instant gratification with college acceptance, scholarships  Florida Times-Union

People learned to listen for the crash of cymbals, clang of cowbells and hoots and cheers of school staff at Terry Parker High on Thursday.That's because ...

CUMMINGS: Bio, Questionnaire  The Florida Times-Union

JACKSONVILLE SHERIFFTony Cummings (Dem) vs. Mike Williams (Rep) CUMMINGS BIODr. Cummings is married to his lovely wife Dr. Andrea Marie ...

2 teens arrested after gunfire near school bus  WJXT Jacksonville

Two people were arrested Friday after gunshots were fired Thursday morning near a school bus carrying students to Terry Parker High School.

Glen Mitchell, 1940-2017: Jacksonville advocate turned tragedy of sons murder into good  Florida Times-Union

Glen Mitchell's slain son was never far from his mind after the 14-year-old boy was murdered in a 1993 robbery attempt at Terry Parker High School.

Florida High School Teacher Arrested, Charged With Distribution of Child Sexual Abuse Video |

ABOVE VIDEO: United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announced that Jordan Frederic Schemmel, 37, of Jacksonville, has been arrested and charged by ...

Aiming to enhance safety, DCPS moves up high school football games  WOKV

Varsity football games for the upcoming season will be scheduled almost exclusively for 6PM, according to the Duval County Public School District.

School Board 2: Elizabeth Andersen Bio, Questionnaire  The Florida Times-Union

Duval County School Board, District 2: Elizabeth Andersen, Casey Ayers, Shannon Beckham, San Hall, Nick Howland ELIZABETH ANDERSEN BIOI am an ...

Body of Army sergeant escorted to Jacksonville funeral home  WJXT News4JAX

The body of an Army sergeant who was killed earlier this month returned home to Jacksonville early Monday evening.

Tim McGraw wows the arena crowd, which included his mother  Jacksonville Daily Record

Country music singer Tim McGraw performed Thursday night at Veterans Memorial Arena. McGraw's father, Tug, played for the Jacksonville Suns and his ...

Families gather for sad ritual of remembering youth cut down by Jacksonville violence  Florida Times-Union

Lynnette Roebuck sees her daughter's friends growing older, having children and building careers - things she will not see her daughter do.Kalil McCoy died in ...

Superintendent Vitti: 35 principal changes to take place for coming school year  Florida Times-Union

Nearly three dozen Duval County Public schools will be under new leadership this fall.The 35 moves announced Tuesday for the 2015-16 school year are the ...

First responders wrap up summer training with mock school shooting  The Florida Times-Union

Five mock gunshots jolted First Coast High School on Friday morning as 57 law-enforcement and fire-rescue responders practiced how they would respond to a ...

3 people, including baby, found dead in Jacksonville home  Florida Times-Union

A Christmas wreath decorates the front door of a neat little home in the Woodland Acres community in Arlington, and a bicycle lies on the front lawn.But the home ...

One of Us: Dane Gilbert  Ponte Vedra Recorder

Throughout his 40-year career in education, Dane Gilbert has worked with countless at-risk students, helping them to stay on track for graduation and future ...

National Signing Day 2018: Local high school athletes decide where they are going to college  First Coast News

National Signing Day is underway on the First Coast. Dozens of talented high school athletes are set to announce where they plan to begin their college careers ...

Tonyaa Weathersbee: Seeking empathy between murderer and victim's family  Florida Times-Union

Before Jeff Mitchell was fatally shot during a robbery attempt outside of Terry Parker High School in 1993, he left his father, Glen Mitchell, with a lesson about ...

3 shot at apartments near Arlington high school  WJXT Jacksonville

Police have responded to a double shooting Thursday afternoon at an apartment building on Alderman Road and three Arlington schools were placed on ...

Fallen alumni remembered at Jacksonville high schools this week  Florida Times-Union

The boots flank an M-16 rifle with a combat helmet on top, looking ready for battle.But these bronze replicas atop granite blocks at four Jacksonville schools ...

Graduation ceremonies for Northeast Florida high schools  Florida Times-Union

Here is the list of high school graduations in Northeast Florida:BAKER COUNTYBaker County High School, Memorial Stadium, 7 p.m., June 1.

A former felon's message for parents  WJXT Jacksonville

Nearly 20 years after Ellis Curry was involved in the killing of a 14-year-old high school student, he's talking to Channel 4's Jennifer Waugh about the warning ...

Duval County creates safety hotline to report school threats  WJXT Jacksonville

Students and parents have a new resource to report threats to a Duval County public school or bus, officials announced Thursday.

Still no claim of responsibility in Terry Parker chemical scare  WOKV

Still no claim of responsibility in last week's scare at Terry Parker High School. We first told you Thursday that a soda bottle of chemicals spilled on the second ...

Farm Share: Free food from Jacksonville warehouse means everything to needy  The Florida Times-Union

Once or twice a week Wayne McNeil heads to the Farm Share warehouse on Jacksonville's Eastside to pick up free produce, meat, eggs, rice and beans and ...

A look back at some of the notable Jacksonville deaths of 2016  Florida Times-Union

In 2016, the Jacksonville area lost residents who helped shape its schools, government, health care, recreational activities and landscape.They included war ...

You should know ... entrepreneur Zelda Greenberg  Jacksonville Daily Record

Zelda Greenberg is a Jacksonville native who creates businesses. Her latest is Legacy Realty Group North Florida, co-founded with her son, Elliott, in May 2016.

Those we lost in 2017  Florida Times-Union

In 2017 the Jacksonville area lost residents who helped shape its schools, government, spiritual lives, landscape, entertainment, transportation and health care.

Meet the candidate: Ramon Day  Florida Times-Union

BIO OF RAMON DAYCITY COUNCIL, DISTRICT 4Ramon Day is a fifth generation Floridian and native of Madison, Florida. He grew up in Jacksonville and ...

One of Us: Robert Morris steps down as senior minister at First Presbyterian Church  The Florida Times-Union

Robert Morris brought an end last Sunday to his more than 17 years as senior minister at First Presbyterian Church in downtown Jacksonville.But Morris, 64, isn't ...

LAW & DISORDER: Dance coach charged with pocketing team members cash  Florida Times-Union

A Terry Parker High School teacher's aide who coached a school dance team was charged with grand theft Thursday after disgruntled parents said the woman ...

Family mourns death of 18-year-old man as second body is found after Tuesday drive-by shooting  Florida Times-Union

Evidence markers stuck next to dents on a metal guardrail Wednesday as police pulled another body out of a ditch after a Tuesday drive-by shooting sprayed ...

At Jacksonville Zoo, teen employees get hands-on with animals, become leaders  Florida Times-Union

Saturday at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Makaela Jenkins held a small animal that looked like a hedgehog in the palm of her hand. She encouraged wary ...

Ritz exhibit celebrates African-American womens natural hair  The Florida Times-Union

Photographer Aaron Mervin's exhibit at the Ritz Theatre and Museum features African-American women whose hair is untouched by harsh chemical ...

One of Us: Shyam Paryani  Ponte Vedra Recorder

A Jacksonville native, Dr. Shyam Paryani is actively involved in the local medical community, serving as director of First Radiation and Oncology Group (FROG) ...

Tony Cummings  WJCT NEWS

Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams ' Democratic challenger Tony Cummings is a former JSO officer and Army officer. He says JSO needs to change course to ...

Andy Griffiths ties to the First Coast  Florida Times-Union

Entertainer Andy Griffith, who died Tuesday, had close personal connections to Jacksonville.Cindi Knight, his wife of 29 years, was born here and graduated ...

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