News Stories

The Nassau County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Department of Children and Families are investigating reports of child abuse in a special-needs class at Yulee Primary School.

Fernandina Beach Mayor Johnny Miller, running for re-election to the City Commission’s Group 1 seat, seems to have found out the hard way about a bank’s “monthly maintenance” fee – the recurring ch

John Patrick Sullivan of Fernandina Beach was killed Wednesday night when the 2010 Honda Civic he was driving westbound on A1A/S.R.

Sports

Ten Nassau County Special Olympics athletes competed in the 2016 Special Olympics Florida State Surfing Championship at Cocoa Beach on Saturday.

Jamari Peacock touched the football 34 times for 236 yards for four touchdowns and threw for another in Yulee’s 41-20 win over the visiting Suwannee Bulldogs Friday in the Hornets’ district and hom

Fernandina Beach Middle School hosted Yulee Tuesday in a rain-soaked affair. The FBMS Pirates scored on their opening possession, as Jalen Holmes scored on a 9-yard touchdown run and added the conv

Obituaries

Mrs. Loretta Bernadette Wethman, 88, of Fernandina Beach, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at her son’s home on Amelia Island.

Michael John Smith, 68, of Fernandina Beach, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville.

Mr. Anthony Ferrero Rankin, 55, of Yulee, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center Nassau.

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