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Despite declaring in October his store would remain “business as normal” and unaffected by the Oct.

According to a report released last month, three-quarters of the children who lost health care coverage between 2016 and 2017 live in states that have not expanded Medicaid.

There was standing room only Friday evening as two courtrooms overflowed with well wishers honoring Judge Robert M.

Sports

The middle school Lady Pirates hosted the Lady Hornets Thursday night. The Fernandina Beach Middle School girls basketball team beat visiting Yulee 29-15.

The annual Reindeer Run 5K, half-marathon and kids’ fun runs were held Sunday morning at Main Beach. Children ran with Santa Claus for the mile and half-mile runs and the 100-yard dash.

It’s midway through their senior year, but three Lady Pirates are planning their freshman year in college.

Obituaries

Donna Marie Bright, 71, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away early Saturday morning, December 8, 2018, peacefully in her sleep at her Fernandina Beach home. She died of natural causes.

Mary Josephine “Josie” Foley, 79, of Yulee, Fla., passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Peggy Queen Jones, 79, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 6, 2018.

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