A graphic provided by the Florida Department of Health depicting the novel coronavirus.

The COVID-19 numbers for Nassau County

Friday, July 10: This week saw a second death in Nassau County officially attributed to COVID-19 and confirmed cases -- according to a graphic posted on the Nassau County Emergency Management department Facebook page -- were up to 419 among all…

Camden County reacts to positive cases, exposure concerns

Two positive cases involving people who work at the Woodbine courthouse complex without masks have set off concerns that other staff members were exposed.  The Camden County Courthouse was closed on Friday, June 19, due to a positive case involving a state employee, but it reopened the...

Hilliard grads earn half million in college aid

Hilliard graduates enter higher education with substantial savings, as the class garnered nearly $500,000 in scholarships.  Jonathan Donley earned a four-year scholarship to Stetson University valued at $127,364.  Jacob Crews will attend the University of North Florida on an athletic...

Second annual Paddle for Veterans


The second annual Cross the Line Paddle for Veterans was held Saturday from St. Marys, Ga., to Ferandina Beach. The nine-mile event was held to raise awareness of veteran suicide.

Chasing the king


“Prior to the kingfish tournament, Brad Reese and I were catching tournament-size pogies off the beaches of Amelia Island, but during the tournament day, all we could come up with were small pogies