News Stories

As a cold wind blew across the campus of Fernandina Beach High School, the student body gathered around the flagpole, solemn as the names of the 17 people killed in the mass shooting at Marjory Sto

Maple Pratt received an inheritance some years ago from her paternal grandfather, who had been enslaved.

Two fires that spread along the railroad tracks in Yulee on Wednesday – fueled by dry brush and strong winds – snarled traffic in the area of Pages Dairy Road and Chester Road and prompted a brief


The Nassau County Special Olympics’ local competition was held Saturday at Yulee High School.

The Pirates hosted Marist School out of Atlanta on Tuesday and best the visitors 6-2. Tripp Vonnoh was on the mound for the Fernandina Beach High School baseball team.

Jude Swearingen, 41, has been named the new head football coach at Fernandina Beach High School, the 1995 alum’s alma mater.


Larry Donnell Mason, 61, of Evergreen (Sandhill), Fla., peacefully entered his eternal rest at Baptist Hospital on Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

Maurice Lamar Noble passed away March 9, 2018 at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, N.Y. after an extended illness.

Barbara L. Noden, 80, beloved wife and mother, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2018 at Baptist Hospital in Jacksonville.


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