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Fernandina Beach Farmers’ Market to feature pumpkin treats

Fernandina Beach Market Place Farmers’ Market Submitted by Judi Mackie October 6, 2021 October 9th is…

DeSantis says DOJ probe into school board threats meant to ‘squelch dissent’ by ‘concerned parents’

The Center Square By John Haughey October 7, 2021 (The Center Square) – Florida Gov. Ron…

Worldwide Terminals updates the community

Worldwide Terminals Fernandina LLC Press Release October 6, 2021 “In order to stabilize the Port’s finances…

New book release highlighting historic homes and churches

Media Release Contact: Dickie Anderson [email protected] October 6, 2021 A new enhanced printing of the best…

Fernandina Beach High School Student recognized for good deed

City of Fernandina Beach October 6, 2021     CHARACTER COUNTS – Our officers are always…

Free COVID-19 Vaccines offered Saturday Oct 9 and 16

October 6, 2021

Florida officials: No urgency in filing plan to secure $2.3B in federal school aid

The Center Square By John Haughey October 6, 2021   (The Center Square) – Florida could…

Construction begins on phase 1 of Amelia River Waterfront Stabilization Project

City of Fernandina Beach October 5, 2021     The City has begun construction of Phase…

FOAR FROM HOME team member shares progress with Nassau County Council on Aging “Just Friends”

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release By Liz Dunn [email protected] October 5,  2021 “It takes…

October 12 Wild Nite to feature Black Skimmers

Wild Amelia – Wild Night Press Release Submitted by Jay Kayne October 5, 2021  This free…

Flagler College Receives a $600,000 Grant for Their Guana Peninsula Project

Flagler College/FPAN Press release October  4, 2021   The NOAA’s National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS)…

2021 Peanut Butter Challenge

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager October 5, 2021 Each year, the…

Fitch increases county’s issuer default rating to “AA”

October 5, 2021 Nassau County, Florida, October 5, 2021 – Nassau County recently received notification from…

Fernandina Beach Police Department wears pink ribbons during “Breast Cancer Awareness Month”

Fernandina Beach Police Department October 5, 2021 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to show…

‘Damn right’ way to raise Florida corrections officer pay is by closing prisons

The Center Square By John Haughey October 5, 2021 (The Center Square) – The Florida Department…

Nassau County Schools issue latest COVID-19 report – Week ending Oct 1

Nassau County Schools October 4, 2021   Week Ending September 24, 2021     Nassau County…

Fernandina Harbor Weekly Navigation Report: Week ending September 26, 2021

October 4, 2021

Florida bill would designate religious services as ‘essential’ during an emergency

The Center Square By John Haughey October 4, 2021   (The Center Square) – If a…

FSCJ Receives U.S. Department of Education Grant to Develop Educational Opportunity Center

FSCJ Media Release October 4, 2021 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) received…

Share your input on the future management of redfish

Media Release October 12, 2021 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) wants your input…

Bogus Debt Collectors Permanently Banned from Collections in FTC Settlement

Federal Trade Commission Media Release October 4, 2021   An Atlanta-based debt collection company and its…

Help improve data by submitting your catch-and-release fish info through iAngler

Media Release October 3, 2021   The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) wants your…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

Submitted by Priscilla Footlik October 2, 2021 Editor’s Note:  Priscilla came to Amelia Island in 2007.…

FWC to meet October 6-7 in St. Augustine

Media Release October 2, 2021 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will meet in…

Flounder recreational harvest season closes Oct. 15

Media Release October 2, 2021   The recreational harvest of flounder in all state and federal…

Florida’s aerospace industry booming, but faces competition, capacity challenges

The Center Square By John Haughey October 2, 2021 (The Center Square) – Florida’s 15-year-old space…

Genece Minshew Files Candidacy for 2022 City Commission Race

Candidate Press Release October 1, 2021 October 1, Fernandina Beach – Genece Minshew, longtime community leader and…

Florida Department of Health Weekly Situation Report for Nassau County Week Ending Sept 30

Florida Department of Health October 1, 2021              

“Falling for Shrimp” street closures this weekend

Main Street Fernandina Falling for Shrimp Press Release October 1, 2021        

Nassau County Road & Lane Closures: Week of October 2-6, 2021

I-95 at Tide Creek Daytime lane closures from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and nighttime lane…

Picnic with Planning – Tree Giveaway

City of Fernandina Beach October 1, 2021 For more information on Tree Giveaway click here.  

History Museum offers Ghost Tours through October starting soon

October 1, 2021 MEDIA RELEASE Be haunted by the past with our Halloween Ghost Tours! We’re…

Vendor registration opens for $1000 Start-Ups for “Fall for Small Business Fair

$1000 Dollar Start-Ups Press Release Submitted by  Leah Ward-Lee [email protected] October 1, 2021 Vendor registration is…

Halloween Doors & More Presents a Drive-In Movie Experience October 16th at 5 p.m.

Media Release September 30, 2021 Community Hospice & Palliative Care Foundation’s, Halloween Doors & More, will…

History Museum talks and exhibits during October

October 1, 2021 MEDIA RELEASE Although often cast as background players to the history of European…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – Budget approved and update of city projects

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach October 1, 2021 Happy New Year to everyone as…

Statement from family of Nassau County Deputy Joshua Moyers

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office September 30, 2021   “The family and fiancé of Deputy Josh Moyers…

With Florida minimum wage now $10 hour, lawmaker refiles 2021 bid for training wage

The Center Square By John Haughey September 30, 2021   (The Center Square) – About 125,000…

The Woodmen Life Chapter 3 of Jacksonville presents donation to Barnabas Food Program

Barnabas Center Press Release Submitted by Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org September 30, 2021    …

Nassau County Animal Services will be closed on Saturday

Nassau County Insider September 30, 2021 Nassau County Animal Services will be closed on Saturday, October…

Arts & Culture Nassau announces grant program to encourage projects for senior citizens

Arts & Culture Nassau Press Release September 30, 2021 Arts and Culture Nassau (ACN) is announcing…

Fernandina Beach Police Dept alerts citizens to debit card scams

Fernandina Beach Police Department September 30, 2021 BE CAUTIOUS OF SCAMS. Scam artists are calling people…

Nassau County Deputy Moyers remembered . . .

Nassau County Sheriff’s Officer September 29, 2021  

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare awarded grants for “Teen Mental Health”

Starting Point Behavioral Health Press Release CEO Laureen Pagel, Ph.D. September 29, 2021 Starting Point Behavioral…

History Museum to close this weekend to cook and serve shrimp gumbo on Centre Street

September 29, 2021 MEDIA RELEASE

City’s Boat Ramp to close Oct 1 – 3 for Fall for Shrimp activities

City of Fernandina Beach September 29, 2021     In anticipation of Fall For Shrimp Festival…

Credit Card Payment Alert: Maintenance on credit card processing will impact multiple city departments

City of Fernandina Beach September 29, 2021     Reminder!!! Please read, details have been added…

News4Jax reports suspected killer of Nassau County Deputy apprehended

News4Jax September 28, 2021       After a massive five-day man hunt for the killer…

Service for long time local physician to be held October 8

” . . . the Fernandina Beach City Commission honored Dr. Ullah with a proclamation for…

Barnabas announces upcoming food distributions

Barnabas Center Press Release Submitted by Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager [email protected] September 28, 2021 As the…

Nassau/Transit re-launches the Island Hopper with Saturday Island-wide service

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn [email protected] September 28, 2021 Nassau…

Update: Suspected killer of Nassau County Deputy “could still be in the area”

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Update at 9:10 a.m. September 27, 2021   UPDATE: The reward is…

Nassau County Schools Weekly COVID-19 report – Week ending Sept 24

Nassau County Schools September 27, 2021 Editor’s Note:  We are seeing COVID-19 cases in Nassau County…

Nassau County Council on Aging Caregiver Support Group Meetings scheduled for Oct 13 and 27

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn [email protected] September 27, 2021 Nassau…

State Officer speaks to Amelia Island DAR Chapter

Daughters of the American Revolution Amelia Island Chapter Press Release Contact: Rebecca Mayle [email protected] September 27,…

Fernandina Harbor Marina Report for week ending: September 19, 2021

September 27, 2021

How you can recognize and avoid a scam (and help others)

September 26, 2021 by Alvaro Puig Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Each year, Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates…

Florida’s coral reef: Our underwater national treasure

Media Release September 26, 2021   Florida’s coral reef: Our underwater national treasure Sure, you’ve heard…

Deputy shot during traffic stop ‘not going to survive,’ Nassau sheriff says

News4Jax.com 3:02 p.m. September 25, 2021 Despite heroic efforts from the medical staff at UF Health…

How to spot, stop, and report post-disaster scams

September 25, 2021 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC Whether you’re starting…

Nassau County DOH awarded Healthy Brain Initiative grant

September 24, 2021 Media Release Fernandina Beach, September 24, 2021 — Florida Department of Health in…

9/11 Commemorative Coin presented to Fernandina Beach Police Chief

Fernandina Beach Police Department September 25, 2021     Retired Firefighter/Paramedic Rolen Sauls and Baptist Nassau…

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office provides more photos of deputy shooting suspect

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office September 24, 2021 More photos of our suspect Patrick McDowell.  

COVID-19 Weekly Situation Report: County Overview – Week Ending Sept 23

Florida Department of Health September 24, 2021 Editor’s Note:  Cases down and positivity down.  Good work…

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery plans October “Corner Show” featuring St Augustine Collection

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release September 21, 2020  Ken Keeley’s “St. Augustine Collection” Plantation…

Fernandina Beach Police Department recognizes Police Auxiliary Corp

Fernandina Beach Police Department September 24, 2021 The Fernandina Beach Police Auxiliary Corps (PAC) consists of…

Florida extends mandate ban to include ‘institutionalized quaratining’ of K-12 students

The Center Square By John Haughey September 24, 2021 (The Center Square) – The DeSantis administration…

Weekly Comments: “Four Song Philosophy”

By Dale Martin Fernandina Beach City Manager September 24, 2021 During lengthy drives like the recent…

Nassau County announces death of facilities supervisor

Nassau County Insider September 23, 2021 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing…

Cars & Cannons Vintage Car Show at Fort Clinch

Friends of Fort Clinch Press Release September 23, 2021 Cars & Cannons Vintage Car Show at…

Shelby Oliver surprised with donations for Safety Patrol

Nassau County Insider September 23, 2021 Deputy Eric Oliver was killed in the line of duty…

City Parks & Recreation welcomes new employee

City of Fernandina Beach September 23, 2021     Meet Hannah Ross! Hannah is originally from…

Florida surgeon general nominee rejects business lockdowns

The Center Square By John Haughey September 23, 2021 “Lapado made it clear he shares DeSantis’…

Drug operation “Behind the Tracks” nabs 6 repeat offenders from O’Neil/Scott Road area

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Press Release September 22, 2021 During the month of June 2021, the…

Nassau County Council on Aging to host “2020 – A Look Back” photo exhibit

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn [email protected] Sept. 22, 2021     …