News Stories

The Fernandina Beach City Commission heard the options Tuesday then postponed voting on three items related to land where a new rail spur could go for the LignoTech Florida LLC facility currently u

While not on the official agenda Wednesday morning, the Nassau County Board of County Commissioners welcomed Karen Klima from the Keep Nassau Beautiful organization.

Construction classes at high schools are nothing new. Students have traditionally built birdhouses or corn hole games.

Sports

When asked why his teams come all the way from Orlando to race, Circle Christian School coach Mark Caulfield smiled and answered, “We love the Amelia Island Pirates Invitational.”

The Pirates made it six in a row Monday, when they collected another district golf title.

Brooke Long, 16, a junior at Fernandina Beach High School, will represent the area today in Gainesville as a member of the Florida High School Athletic Association’s 2017-18 Student-Athlete Advisor

Obituaries

Dorothy Vivian Brown, 92, of Fernandina Beach passed away on Tuesday, October 18. 2017 surrounded by her loving family.

Lelia Jeanette Tracy Pickren Gibson, 96, of Folkston, Ga. left this earthly life on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.

Mrs. Jeanette Pipkin Jones, 80, of Warwick died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at her residence.

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