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Seven total cases of COVID-19 reported in Nassau County as of Saturday

Saturday, March 28, update: The Florida Department of Health has reported a seventh case of COVID-19 in a 72-year-old male Nassau County resident. In addition, FDOH reported that a second patient has been hospitalized due to the disease. It’s…

Navy awards contract for Kings Bay dry dock work

The Navy awarded its first contract this week for what could be close to $1 billion dollars in improvements to accommodate Columbia class submarines at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base. The Navy contracted with a St. Louis firm for $191.9 million for the first phase of work on the dry dock. “The...

First Camden County, Ga. coronavirus case confirmed

Just in from the Coastal Health District The first confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Camden and Liberty Counties today. Both counties now have 1 confirmed case each, and both residents are recovering at home. As COVID-19 continues to spread in our area, it is important to note...

Drones aid foresters

Two drones are on test runs in Florida to scope out firefighters on the ground and record prescribed burns from above.  Although drones aren’t yet utilized in Nassau County, the Florida Forest Service has two drones that are sent out as part of a testing phase elsewhere in the state,...

Game on!


Before local sporting events were canceled, the youth flag football league squeezed in one last play day. Games were held Saturday morning at Buccaneer Field on Beech Street.