News Stories

How will a proposed auto-centric development on the site of the Amelia Island Golf Club in Fernandina Beach affect the community? That depends who you ask.

Earlier this week, the Florida Bar asked the state Supreme Court for a hearing as to whether disciplinary action should be taken against Michael Mullin, who is both attorney and manager for Nassau

Paula Crisp may have lost her eyesight, but that doesn’t stop her from seeing with the “eyes of the heart.” The 76-year-old self-taught seamstress – a regular attendee of Nassau County Council on A

Sports

The Fernandina Beach High School boys basketball team hosted Bishop Kenny and Yulee Tuesday in summer league action. The FBHS Pirates host games at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

After leading the junior varsity Hornets to a 13-9 record last season, D. J. Ford, 40, has been named the head varsity boys basketball coach at Yulee High School.

Hornet baseball

The Hornet academy baseball camp will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 17-20 at Yulee High School. Cost is $75 per player.

Obituaries

Christopher Troy Adams, 45, of Hilliard, Fla., passed away June 6, 2019 in Jacksonville, Fla.

James Chamberlain, 88, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in the care of Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s Warner Center for Caring

Christine “Tine” Clark, 66, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Friday, June 7, 2019 at Baptist Medical Center Nassau.

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