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Notre Dame cathedral burning, Holy Week, a famous Joni Mitchell song, and quotes from George Bernard Shaw were all cited in impassioned, public pleas Tuesday from citizens imploring the Fernandina

Two issues dominated discussion at Wednesday morning’s Nassau County Board of County Commissioners meeting: the county’s never-used condemnation powers and strict enforcement of the Florida Fire Pr

The Florida Commission on Ethics announced this week that an investigation found probable cause in two complaints filed against local psychologist Dr.


Undefeated in district play this season, the Lady Pirates laid rightful claim to the district crown on Wednesday.

Jon Hart, the first signee with Nassau County’s semi-pro basketball team Nassau Pride, has teammates now.

The Yulee Hornets visited the Fernandina Beach Pirates Wednesday in junior varsity baseball action. The Pirates edged the Hornets 2-1, the second win this season over the county rival.


Elmer Norman Knight Jr., 73, passed away April 14, 2019.

He was born November 5, 1945 to E. N. Knight Sr. and Aliff Marshall Knight.

Clifford Bennett Mattox, 88, of Bradenton, Fla., went home to be with this Lord and Savior on April 13, 2019.

Barbara Ann Aikens passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

Funerals by T.S. Warden



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