News Stories

Amelia Island is known for its magnificent trees, from designated Canopy Drives, picturesque roads with old growth trees and Spanish moss, to the protective power of the maritime forest along the c

The city of Fernandina Beach approved a zoning change Dec.

Legally letting Rover roam untethered on city beaches will remain a dream of dog owners, as a discussion of creating a time and place for unleashing the hounds was tabled at the Dec.

Sports

The Yulee High School boys basketball team hosted Ribault Tuesday and defeated the visiting Trojans 42-39. It was the first victory over Ribault in boys basketball in school history.

The Pirates hosted the Baldwin Indians Friday in the home opener. The Fernandina Beach High School boys basketball team collected its second win of the season, beating their guests 63-36.

The Pirates opened the 2017-18 season Tuesday in Callahan, where they picked up a district win over the host West Nassau Warriors. Fernandina won 48-34.

Obituaries

Harold Dean Bargeron, 82, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

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The funeral service for Mr. Kenneth Darnell Evans will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Yulee, located at 86584 Pinewood Drive in Yulee, Fla., with Rev.

Mrs. Rose Mae Ford, 78, of Kingsland, Ga., passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick, Ga.

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