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  1. Sheriffs answer ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    ... of ice. On the front line were Clay County Sheriff Rick Beseler, Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford, and Nassau County Sheriff Bill Leeper. "I never would've thought in a million years I would let somebody dump water on my head in a police uniform ...

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  2. Commissioner faces predecessor in Nassau's District 2 commission raceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    It's incumbent vs. semi-newcomer when voters go to the primary polls Tuesday to vote for Nassau County Commission District 2. Candidate Mike Boyle faces incumbent Steve Kelley in a race to represent a district that includes some of the most affluent parts of Nassau County, like Amelia Island as well as American Beach - basically the south side of ... (more)

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  3. Deputies: Hair stylist stole credit card infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | News 4 Jax

    A 39-year-old Fernandina Beach man was arrested Tuesday on charges related to stealing credit card information, according to the Nassau County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Yulee hair salon woker charged with making fraudulent charges on cusotmer credit cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Nassau County hair salon worker is being linked with snapping cellphone photos of customer credit cards then using the info to make purchases.

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  5. Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... in return. He is neutered, micro-chipped and current on shots, including a 1-year rabies vaccine. Meet him at Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Fernandina Beach. Fees vary. Adoption hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through ...

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  6. Detour no more - St. Marys River Bridge to reopen FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... as did bad weather, necessitating an extension of the Interstate 95 detour from the U.S. 17 exit in Yulee in Nassau County and the St. Marys exit in Georgia on U.S. 17. State officials don't have an exact time on when the two-lane bridge, built in ...

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  7. Stolen trucks and trailers among items recovered from Nassau County Sheriff's Office raidRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Florida Times-Union

    Trailers, trucks, boats and other vehicles reported stolen from Jacksonville were recovered Tuesday afternoon in a back yard near Hilliard, according to the Nassau County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. 40-year sentence given to Jacksonville man in death of friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... his body near the curb on West 19th Street. Shortly afterward, he crashed into the underbrush off U.S. 1 in Nassau County. At the time Fuller was arrested, police said there was some kind of drug deal involved that led to the shooting. Fuller said ...

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  9. Man gets 40 years for killing friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... The body was then dumped by the side of the road. Fuller was arrested after crashing a short time later in Nassau County. Police previously described the shooting as drug-related. The Florida Times-Union (http://goo.gl/1A5pIK ) reports that Fuller ...

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  10. 40-year sentence given to Jacksonville man in death of friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... his body near the curb on West 19th Street. Shortly afterward, he crashed into the underbrush off U.S. 1 in Nassau County. At the time Fuller was arrested, police said there was some kind of drug deal involved that led to the shooting. Fuller said ...

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  11. Bids approved to build new Nassau County Sheriff's Office and 911 call centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bob.Self@jacksonville.com Trailers housing the facilities of the Nassau County Sheriff's Office off A1A in Yulee will be replaced with a new administration building and 911 center, it was decided recently.

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  12. Rendezvous festival to celebrate historic American Beach clubRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... and Music Festival, a revamping of the Amelia Island Film Festival. The new name reflects a musical part of Nassau County's historic American Beach - the old Evans' Rendezvous, once the place to go on Northeast Florida's blacks-only beach. And as ...

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  13. First day of school for Nassau and Charlton CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WTLV

    First day of school for Nassau and Charlton Counties Thousands of kids are heading back to school across the First Coast in Nassau and Charlton Counties Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: NASSAU COUNTY, Fla.

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  14. 1 man dead in Nassau County mobile home fire north of CallahanRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    A man is dead Wednesday following a Nassau County mobile home fire on Old Dixie Highway north of Callahan at Quail Road, authorities said.

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  15. Rain continues to delay reopening of St. Marys River BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... the two-lane span is mid- to late-August, leaving its Interstate 95 detour from the U.S. 17 exit in Yulee in Nassau County and the St. Marys exit in Georgia intact for now, according to state officials. The bridge was supposed to shut down in April ...

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  16. Food Network show can't get enough of Amelia museum's Shrimp Fest gumboRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Director Phyllis Davis said her husband came up with the idea to do a gumbo when the museum in the old Nassau County jail at 233 S. Third St. was picked to be a vendor three years ago. Their secret recipe isn't all that secret since it came from a ...

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  17. Around the Region: Lionfish Rodeo in Jacksonville Beach; cityh budget hearing in Fernandina BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... manager will review changes made to the proposed Fiscal Year 2014/2015 city budget, and discuss budget for the Nassau County Economic Development Board and the updated five-year Capital Improvement Plan. The meeting is open to the public. The second ...

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  18. Pro bono spotlight: Advance directives created for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... Seniors event scheduled in Duval County in 2014: Oct. 25 at Pablo Towers. There are two events scheduled in Nassau County on Aug. 22 and on Nov. 21 at the Council on Aging. Attorneys interested in these and other pro bono opportunities throughout ...

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  19. Food Network show can't get enough of Amelia museum's Shrimp Fest gumboRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | St. Augustine Record

    ... Director Phyllis Davis said her husband came up with the idea to do a gumbo when the museum in the old Nassau County jail at 233 S. Third St. was picked to be a vendor three years ago. Their secret recipe isn't all that secret since it came from a ...

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  20. Nassau County schools open WednesdayRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    Nassau County students will have to get up and get going Wednesday as they become the area's first to go back to school for the 2014-2015 year.

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