American Legion Post 54 and the city of Fernandina Beach will host the annual Veterans Day Parade at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7. Line up will begin at 10 a.m. in Veterans Park at South 11th Street and Atlantic Avenue. To register to participate in the parade, contact Chris Watrous at wat88@yahoo.com or (740) 253-3437. Do not call the American Legion to register. FILE PHOTO

City reconsidering end-of-year special events

A Veterans Day parade, Christmas parade, lighting of the community Christmas tree and New Year’s Eve Shrimp Drop on the Amelia River waterfront are traditions in the city of Fernandina Beach, but will those events take place during a pandemic? That…

Callahan native debuts new song

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Nashville-based singer-songwriter Amber DeLaCruz announces her debut single “Drunkest Night.” The new bluesy country single is scheduled to release Friday on all digital platforms. “This song is definitely different from other songs I’ve released in the past. I wanted to introduce more of...

Advance voting has robust start

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If early voting and absentee ballots are any indication, Camden County is on track to have a record-breaking election cycle.  In-person early voting locations opened in two locations on Tuesday and there were lines out of the door at both for most of the day.  “Kingsland saw 750...

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The annual 2020 Florida Authors and Publishers Association President’s Book Awards recognized “The Seventh Trail: Journey to the Well of Chayah” by MJ Gaylor in the category of Young Adult Fiction as a bronze medal winner. This prestigious award is open to books published between 2018 and...