Scott Butler, Florida Times-Union

Scott Butler

Florida Times-Union

Contact Scott

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

  • Florida Times-Union
  • Ocala Star-Banner

Recent articles by Scott:

Jacksonville girl, 6, is shot in the head at her home; circumstances are being investigated

The girl was home with her mother and two other children when she was shot. Police haven't said how it happened, and no charges have been announced. → Read More

$286 million Powerball winner purchases ticket at Jacksonville gas station

The sole winner of Saturday's Powerball jackpot of $286 million bought his or her ticket at a Chaffee Road Circle K gas station in Jacksonville. → Read More

Middleburg woman, 60, is Florida Lottery's newest $1 million 'Supreme' winner

Mary Lancaster Johns, 60, of Clay County purchased her $30 Billion Dollar Gold Rush Supreme scratch-off ticket at a BP gas station. → Read More

Louis Nix, former football star from Jacksonville, is reported missing less than 2 months after also being shot

Louis Nix III, who was wounded in a shooting in December, is now being reported missing from Jacksonville. He was drafted by the Houston Texans. → Read More

Like COVID-19, Jacksonville's homicides surge in 2020 and top out at unprecedented 175

The city of Jacksonville unofficially endured 175 homicides in perhaps the most disturbing year of bloodshed in decades. → Read More

Uber partners with first major grocer in Florida, Winn-Dixie

Uber delivery service is now available for Winn-Dixie and Fresco y Más stores in Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa and Miami. → Read More

Jacksonville opens its newest dog park on the Southside

Jacksonville opened its news dog park at Abess Park off Atlantic Boulevard and Girvin Road. → Read More

Man killed in apartment shooting in Jacksonville off Lem Turner Road

In a second fatal shooting within two hours in Jacksonville, a man was killed and a suspect detained. → Read More

Ascension St. Vincent’s opens Jacksonville ER on the Westside

The Collins Town Center 24/7 facility is the second opened in the last three weeks. → Read More

Lottery winner in Hastings finds 2 million ways to not fret the pandemic

The 56-year-old St. Johns County woman purchased the winning ticket at a St. Augustine Circle K. → Read More

AEW wrestlers match up with K9 for Warriors

All-Elite Wrestling performers got a show of their own with visits from K9 for Warriors service dogs. → Read More

Jacksonville police release sketch of victim they’re trying to identify

Jacksonville police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman found dead Friday. → Read More

Jacksonville police kill suspect, close Butler Blvd.

Police killed a suspect in an early morning shooting Tuesday in the Butler Boulevard area → Read More

2 shootings, 2 deaths overnight in Jacksonville

Two more homicides add to the city’s total of 65 so far this year. → Read More

Florida Blue to hire 175 in Jacksonville

Florida Blue with offices in Jacksonville is preparing for its fall open enrollment by adding dozens of new workers. → Read More

Coronavirus: Winn-Dixie announces change in hours

Winn-Dixie is the latest grocer to change its hours due to COVID-19. → Read More

Mazda City of Orange Park’s renovations highlights Jackonville-area building permits

Here's a roundup of recent Jacksonville building permits and property transactions. → Read More

Fire-rescue discover body in burning SUV in North Jacksonville

It’s unclear what happened, but a body was found in a burning SUV off North Main Street → Read More

Jacksonville cops share new photos of missing siblings

Two Jacksonville children, Braxton and Bri’ya Williams, 6 and 5 years old, have been missing since 11:30 a.m. Sunday. → Read More

Jacksonville cops share new photos of missing siblings

Two Jacksonville children, Braxton and Bri’ya Williams, 6 and 5 years old, have been missing since 11:30 a.m. Sunday. → Read More