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After Fernandina Beach Vice Mayor Len Kreger admonished his fellow commissioners for again failing to engage in substantive public discussion about their proposal to increase residential density in

Nassau County commissioners began budget discussions for fiscal year 2017-18 and extended the outdoor burning ban at their regular meeting Wednesday morning.

Sports

The Fernandina Beach High School boys track and field team captured its first district title on April 13. The FBHS Pirates had 172.5 points to host Raines’ 159 to take the District 3-2A title. 

The Fernandina Beach High School baseball team swept its district series with Yulee last week.

Stanton College Preparatory School captured the boys and girls titles in the District 3-2A tennis tournament held Tuesday and Wednesday at Fernandina Beach High School.

Obituaries

Kenneth Elmer Rowe passed away peacefully Thursday, March 16, 2017, with his family by his side. Kenneth was certain in the resurrection and always put his Creator and family first in his life.

John Allen Richmond, 84, of Amelia Island, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville.

David de Sales “Dave” Mudd Sr., 84, of Amelia Island, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 15, 2017, surrounded by his family.

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