Latest Johns River Stories

2010-07-21 08:44:00

PALATKA, Fla., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Photographs reflecting the majestic beauty and character of the St. Johns River by 15 photographers have been selected as finalists in a new photo contest to promote the beautiful scenes along the St. Johns River.

2008-09-26 18:00:29

By RONALD L. LITTLEPAGE The St. Johns River, always beautiful, especially sparkles on a fresh fall day when the temperature finally dips into the 50s after a long, hot summer. Thursday was such a day in Jacksonville and the river, indeed, sparkled.

2008-09-16 18:00:17

By STEVE PATTERSON A complex and vastly expensive schedule of projects to help the St. Johns River's health in Northeast Florida is expected to be endorsed today by state and local agencies, utilities and representatives of business and citizen interests.

2008-08-01 15:00:28

By Savannah Morning News, Ga. Aug. 1--JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Construction is about to start on a pollution pipeline from a paper mill to the St. Johns River after years of delays and legal battles, and the state's environmental agency says it can't stop it.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.