News Stories

The Planning Advisory Board for Fernandina Beach wants to ensure the city’s downtown remains an area where people will walk, browse, and hopefully spend money, so the board is asking area business

The Fernandina Beach Airport Advisory Commission had the opportunity to hear from a developer who wants to build a hotel on municipal airport property adjacent to the Amelia River Golf Club on Bucc

Sports

The host Yulee High School softball team took on Hilliard Thursday in a preseason tournament. Hilliard won 1-0. The YHS Lady Hornets beat Bishop Kenny in the nightcap.

Junior Lillie Young and senior Gracie Hardwick represented Yulee High School at the Class 1A girls weightlifting state championships in Panama City Beach, a first for YHS.

Eleven Yulee High School student-athletes were celebated Wednesday as they signed national letters of intent to play on the collegiate level. And, the Hornets aren’t stopping there.

Obituaries

Ginger Gail Johns Arocho Crespo passed away January 22, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tenn.

Thomas Allen Lyons, 76, of Yulee, Fla., passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at his home after a lengthy illness.

Douglas Richards, 77, of South Gate, Calif., passed away February 2, 2019.

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