Source: City of Fernandina Beach

News Stories

City commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to amend the definition of net density under the city’s Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code.

Jacksonville builders D.S.

By a 4-3 vote on Wednesday the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted not to have a black bear hunt in Florida in 2016.

Sports

Angie Ray used to stand at the edge of the ocean hoping for waves, big curling rollers, a euphoric surfing sea.

Debbi Roland estimates 12-15 of her cheerleaders have gone on to cheer on college scholarships.

“I’ve lost track,” said the Fernandina Beach High school coach, now in her 35th year.

Henry Sawyer doesn’t allow anything to stop his competitive spirit — not even quadriplegia. 

 

Obituaries

Georgia “GiGi” Spaulding Johnson, 59, of Fernandina Beach passed away June 14, 2016 at Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, FL.

Catherine Elizabeth Cathy Dopson, age 84, of Fernandina Beach, passed away peacefully on Sunday evening, June 12, 2016 at her home, surrounded by her family.

Gloria A. Stanfield, 84, of Yulee passed away June 21, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete. Green Pine Funeral Home, Cremations & Cemetery.

News-Leader

Mailing Address:
PO Box 16766
Fernandina Beach, FL 32035

Physical Address:
511 Ash Street

Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Phone: (904) 261-3696
Fax: (904) 261-3698