News Stories

Affordable Housing Advisory Committee members recently discussed income disparities throughout the county and the possibility of conducting a comprehensive assessment to determine the affordable ho

At least one person was critically injured in a gunfire incident at 500 S. 17th Street in Fernandina Beach on Friday evening, around 4:30 p.m.

Those words were resonant at last week’s county commissioner meeting and set the tone for Monday night’s regularly scheduled meeting as well.

Sports

Pirate baseball is behind Carter Chancey now, but the recent Fernandina Beach High School graduate had a little trouble letting go.

An ace on the mound and a powerful slugger, Skylar Whitty leads the All-Nassau County Softball Team.

The Team Fernandina Stingrays hosted their third meet of the season June 17, with Beaches Aquatic Club out of Neptune Beach visiting the Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center.

Obituaries

Robert Norman Alday, 102, passed away peacefully on Monday July 3, 2017.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m.

Barbara Davis Moore, Amelia Island, known as Bebe by her grandchildren and close friends, died peacefully at home on July 22, 2017, surrounded by family and her beloved dog Boomer.

Mr. James E. Henderson passed away July 20, 2017. Mr. Henderson is preceded in death by a son, Marcus.

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