News Stories

At its April 16 meeting, the Fernandina Beach City Commission voted to approve a contract with Advanced Disposal for $38,343 for its services to pick up trash during the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp

The importance of the Fernandina Harbor Marina to the local community was front and center when Jim Frye, vice president of Acquisitions and New Business Development for Westrec Marinas, the compan

Three small, multi-residential developments have been presented to the Fernandina Beach Technical Review Committee for preliminary discussion at its last two meetings – one downtown on North Second

Sports

Yulee Little League offers a Challenger Division for children with disabilities. There is no fee for the players, and the league is always looking for players and buddies, who assist the players.

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.

Obituaries

Joanne Kathryn Cain passed away April 19, 2019 in Tallahassee, Fla., just days after her 90th birthday. 

Thelma Dorothy Dew, 92, of Jackson, Tenn. and a longtime resident of Yulee, Fla., passed away February 18, 2019 in Jackson.

Alexander Matthias Hopkins Kuffel-Barbanel, 17, of Charleston, S.C., entered into eternal rest 12 days before his 18th birthday on Thursday, April 4, 2019.

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