Category Archives: County News

NCEDB gives vote of confidence to Executive Director Laura DiBella

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 27, 2019 11:43 a.m. On [...]

County announces upcoming meetings of Beach Community Working Group

from TheCountyInsider.com by Sabrina Robertson Office of the Nassau County Manager June 27, 2019 2:30 [...]

Public invited to building dedication in Callahan on June 27, 2019

from TheCountyInsider.com by Sabrina Robertson Office of the Nassau County Manager June 26, 2019 On [...]

Waste Tire Amnesty Day – July 20 in Callahan

June 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.

Tree fire at American Beach: Updated info June 17, 2019

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 16, 2019 5:00 p.m. Island [...]

Nassau Fire Rescue graduation ceremony on May 30, 2019

From TheCountyInsider.com June 13, 2019 1:00 p.m.

Congratulations to Take Stock Graduates from Nassau County

June 5, 2019 10:00 a.m.

Adrienne Burke accepts position as Director of Planning & Economic Opportunity

Nassau County Insider County Manager’s Office Submitted by Sabrina Robertson June 3, 2019 2:00 p.m. [...]

Nassau County issues burn ban for unincorporated areas

from TheCountyInsider.com Sabrina Robertson Nassau County Manager’s Office May 24, 2019 At a Special Meeting [...]

Yellow Bluff Fire update: I-95 has reopened to traffic

from TheCountyInsider.com Sabrina Robertson Nassau County Manager’s Office May 24, 2019 5/24/19 @ 11:15 a.m. [...]

Passing of Kristen Poppell

from TheCountyInsider.com Sabrina Robertson Nassau County Manager’s Office May 21, 2019 10:30 a.m. It is [...]

The Depot is coming your way and WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns Nassau County Superintendent of Schools May 17, 2019 Depot [...]

School Board announces new Business Services Executive Director

Nassau County School District MEDIA RELEASE May 9, 2019 Nassau County School Board would like [...]

Nassau County to host flood outreach events in May

Nassau County Dept. of Planning & Economic Opportunity MEDIA RELEASE May 8, 2019 10:00 a.m. [...]

Sunbather run over at Peters Point Park; reward offered for information

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 3, 2019 12:14 p.m. On [...]

Here Comes the Bus!

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns Nassau County School Superintendent April 28, 2019 4:00 p.m. [...]

Shops at Amelia Market to add restaurant this year

Sleiman Enterprises MEDIA RELEASE March 27, 2019 – 2:00 p.m  Sleiman Enterprises is now providing [...]

Nassau Schools welcome two new principals

Nassau County School District MEDIA RELEASE March 19, 2019 9:15 a.m. Nassau County School Superintendent [...]

Nassau County adopts accessory dwelling regulations

Submitted by Adrienne Burke, Assistant Director Nassau County Department of Planning & Economic Opportunity March [...]

BOCC and FBCC meet as Joint Local Planning Agency

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst March 13, 2019 4:23 p.m. On [...]

Sugar Pointe Estate opens as special events and corporate retreat venue

By Cindy Jackson Reporter February 22, 2019 1:00 p.m.  A spectacular new venue is now [...]

Superintendent addresses Open Enrollment questions

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns Superintendent, Nassau County School District February 21, 2019   [...]

Upcoming Nassau County Library programs

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst February 20, 2019 At the February [...]

County Beach Community Working Group will hold first meeting February 26

from The County Insider February 19, 2019 9:20 a.m. On December 19, 2018, the Board [...]

Former County Commissioner Jim B. Higginbotham has died.

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst February 10, 2019 5:00 p.m. James [...]

Legislative Delegation Chair Rep. Cord Byrd Announces Nassau Delegation Meeting February 25

  Media Release February 5, 2019 11:59 a.m. YULEE, Fla.– Jan. 29, 2019– State Representative [...]

Graduation Rates Increase in Nassau County

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns Superintendent, Nassau County School District February 2, 2019 12:44 [...]

And now there are five

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 28, 2019 12:00 p.m. The [...]

Florida Lowcountry Architecture Takes Shape At Wildlight

The Dalton Agency Media Release January 24, 2019 2:00 p.m.   Wildlight, the new town [...]

County meets with FDOT, elected state officials on SR 200 concerns

from The County Insider (thecountyinsider.com) an online publication of the Nassau County Manager’s Office by [...]

No more trashy beaches!

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 16, 2019 7:53 p.m. Arguably [...]

Wildlight celebrates first “Winterfest”

Wildlight Photos December 21, 2018 3:50 p.m.

Youth Leadership Nassau Receives Excellence in Education Award

by Kristen Poppell 4-H Extension Agent I Nassau County Extension Office December 21, 2018 11:00 [...]

Nassau County Legislative Delegation will meet in Yulee on January 3

Office of State Senator Aaron Bean Media Release December 20, 2018 11:00 a.m. YULEE, Fla.– [...]

State of the Nassau County School District

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns NCSD Superintendent December 7, 2018 A Year in Review [...]

14th Street project start date delayed to January 2, 2019

From The Nassau County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager December 5, 2018 12/4/18 [...]

South 14th Street Improvements Scheduled to Begin on December 3, 2018

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager December 2, 2018 4:00 p.m. [...]

Nassau County’s 2019 Teachers of the Year

Office of the Superintendent Nassau County School District November 21, 2018 Nassau County School District [...]

New Nassau County Commissioners to be sworn in on November 20, 2018

The County Insider Sabrina Robertson November 16, 2018 9:00 a.m. Swearing-in Ceremonies for the incoming [...]

2018 voters turn out in force before November 6 Election Day

By Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter-News Analyst November 4, 2018 4:00 p.m. Even though Election Day [...]

County invites you to give input on future of Western Nassau

Nassau County Department of Planning Press Release Adrienne Burke Assistant Director [email protected] November 2, 2018 [...]

We are in the home stretch – Important Election Information

Submitted by Vicki P. Cannon Nassau County Supervisor of Elections October 30, 2018 8:10 a.m. [...]

Fernandina Observer announces addition to staff

October 30, 2018 5:00 p.m. The Fernandina Observer is pleased to welcome Cindy Jackson as [...]

Nassau County road & lane closures: October 27-November 2, 2018

October 26, 2018 5:39 p.m. I-95  Daytime lane closures from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. [...]

In a “Community Conversation”, A Recovering Addict Tells Her Story, and an Ex-Firefighter Tells Group to “Get Your Hands on NARCAN®”

By Anne H. Oman Reporter-At-Large October 24, 2018 6:40 a.m. The thirty-or-so attendees at Starting [...]

Supervisor of Elections clarifies info on write-ins, mail ballots

Submitted by Vicki P. Cannon Nassau County Supervisor of Elections October 22, 2018 WRITE-IN CANDIDATES:  [...]

UF Health breaks ground on first health care facility in Wildlight

MEDIA RELEASE Nassau County Economic Development Board October 15, 2018 11:00 a.m. UF Health broke [...]

2018 voting is already underway.

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst October 16,  2018 10:00 a.m. The [...]

Top 5 Nassau County health concerns to be addressed

From the Nassau County Manager’s Office Contact:  Sabrina Robertson October 12, 2018 10:00 a.m. Over [...]

“What we’ve got here is failure to communicate.”

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst October 10, 2018 5:17 p.m. While [...]

Nassau County road and lane closures: October 6-12, 2018

FDOT Media Release *** TRAFFIC ADVISORY *** Motorists can expect an outside travel lane closure [...]

Nassau County Tax Collector John Drew Receives State Award for Excellence

MEDIA RELEASE Florida Tax Collectors Association Contact: Tim Qualls, FTCA Executive Director – (850)222-7206 – [...]

Nassau County celebrates state planning award and community planning month

Adrienne Burke Assistant Director, PEO Department (904) 530-6300 [email protected] October 1, 2018 10:07 a.m.   [...]

County seeks input on citizens’ vision for Western Nassau

Submitted by Adrienne Burke Assistant Director, Nassau County Planning + Economic Opportunity Department (904) 530-6300 [...]

Facts are stubborn things.

Submitted by Vicki Cannon Nassau County Supervisor of Elections September 26, 2018 11:31 a.m. As [...]

September 25 road closure in Hilliard

September 21, 2018 4:27 p.m.

NCSO Detention Deputies graduate from the JSO Training Academy at FSCJ

Nassau County Sheriff’s Department MEDIA RELEASE September 21, 2018 10:06 a.m. Yulee, Fla. – Nassau [...]

Can this public/private partnership be saved?

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst September 18, 2018 2:10 p.m. Our [...]

Funeral Services for Judge Robert E. Williams scheduled for Sept 22

September 16, 2018 8:07 p.m. Robert Edward Williams August 1, 1943 – September 14, 2018 [...]

Nassau County School District Budget 101, Part 3

Submitted by Dr. Kathy K. Burns Nassau  County School Superintendent September 16, 2018 7:18 p.m. [...]

Sheriff Bill Leeper to speak at Chamber of Commerce quarterly luncheon

Nassau County Chamber of Commerce Regina Duncan [email protected] September 10, 2018 10:53 a.m. Join the [...]

Nassau County, Legislative Delegation to meet regarding Stewardship District Legislation September 17

From thecountyinsider.com Office of the County Manager Contact Sabrina Robertson 8/30/18 @ 10:00 a.m. – [...]

Amelia River-To-Sea Trail

Friends of the Amelia Island Trail, Inc. Mike Pikula, President September 4, 2018 11:00 a.m. [...]

OMB Director Stankiewicz explains Nassau County millage, budget for FY2018-19

Nassau County Press Release September 4, 2018 11:03 a.m.

Rehabilitation & down payment assistance available for persons with developmental disability/disabling condition/special needs

From thecountyinsider.com Office of the County Manager Contact Sabrina Robertson August 30, 2018 The Nassau [...]

School District hires school safety specialist

MEDIA RELEASE Nassau County School District August 29, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. At its meeting [...]

Nassau County Commission enacts 5-cent gas tax

Contact:  Sabrina Robertson Office of Nassau County Administrator from www.TheNassauCountyInsider.com August 23, 2018 — 8:00 [...]

It’s not too late to vote early

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst August 20, 2018 More than 900 [...]

Tourism’s positive impact on Nassau County, Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst August 13, 2018 – 11:15 a.m. [...]

School Board lowers tentative millage rate to 4.069 for FY 2018-19

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst August 8, 2018 – 9:00 a.m. [...]

State Housing Improvement Partnership (SHIP) funds used to renovate local homes

From The Nassau County Insider by Sabrina Robertson The County Manager’s Office August 4, 1:00 [...]

Kreger to serve as 1st VP on Northeast Florida Regional Council Board

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst August 4, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. [...]

Douglas Adkins recognized for “Excellence in Leadership” by Florida Assisted Living Association

Press Release Submitted by Doug Adkins August 3, 2018 4:00 p.m. Hilliard, Florida. Dayspring Village [...]

Ocean Highway & Port Authority District 4: Franklin, Scott answer questions

August 2, 2018 5:00 p.m. Editor’s Note: In an effort for our readers to be [...]