News Stories

Sarah Pelican, a former Fernandina Beach mayor, vice mayor and city commissioner, is running for the District One seat on the Nassau County Board of County Commissioners.

Fernandina Beach Police are searching for a robbery suspect after a local man foiled the suspect’s attempt at stealing a wallet from another man at the Green Turtle Tavern 

Sports

Yulee native Derrick Henry — Heisman trophy winner, Alabama football star and Tennessee Titan running back — throws out the first pitch at Nassau County Night at the Jacksonville Suns baseball game

The Team Fernandina Stingrays hosted Beaches Aquatic Club of Neptune Beach June 18 for TFS’s third meet of the season.

The Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament will be held July 21-22 from the Jim King Park. The event includes the popular junior angler tournament July 20 and a redfish tournament July 23.

Obituaries

J.C. Barber, 63, passed away on July 20, 2016 at Baptist Medical Center/Nassau. Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors.

 

Mrs. Helen Anne “Suzy” Horne, age 75, of Yulee passed away on Thursday evening, July 21, 2016 at her home.

Agnes “Mickey” Cooner Massey, age 97, of Jacksonville passed away on July 20, 2016 in Fernandina Beach, Florida. Agnes was born in Folkston, Georgia on January 29, 1919 to Pete and Eva Cooner.

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