Nassau County Newswire (Page 2)

Nassau County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nassau County, FL. (Page 2)

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  1. the Republican CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Folio Weekly

    ... Party a few years back. He's branded himself as a "conservative Republican." Because nuance doesn't play in Nassau County. The voters, see, are mad as hell. And they're not gonna take it anymore. Unless it has a flag decal made in China attached to ...

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  2. Angela Corey, Matt Shirk face well-financed opponents who have to spend to boost name recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... challenger, Wes White, has raised only about $33,000 to her $334,000, but he said his experience as the former Nassau County director in the State Attorney's Office should compensate for his lack of money. Judicial races like these, which span all ...

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  3. Yulee homeowner kills intruderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Nassau County Sheriff's Office is investigating the case of a homeowner who apparently shot and killed an intruder early Monday morning, according to Sheriff Bill Leeper. The shooting took place in a home in the 85000 block of Minor Road.

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  4. Fernandina Beach man dies in Nassau crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 48-year-old Fernandina Beach man died when the car he was riding in overturned in a crash early Sunday in Nassau County. Authorities withheld the victim's name pending notification of next of the kin.

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  5. This Bunny Is Safe After Teen Attack, But Image Shows New Rabbits In Possible DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Switched

    A little more than a month after three teen girls were arrested in connection with a video appearing to show them throwing a bunny at a wall , a new social media post suggests other rabbits are being kept in potentially deadly conditions. The case made headlines in late May, when a concerned resident of northern Florida's Nassau County posted a graphic video on Facebook showing three girls, aged 13 to 14, giggling and flinging a rabbit at the walls in a Fernandina Beach home.

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  6. State attorney candidate Melissa Nelson spends nearly $250,000 in one month as ads hit the airwavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... would check the name and call back. She didn't, and she also didn't return voicemails. White, Corey's former Nassau County director and another challenger, had his bleakest fundraising month yet in the first 24 days of June. He raised only $400, ...

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  7. Bike trail provides perfect one-day getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... It was to be a shaded ride north as the sun rose. The first rabbit "waited" for me just as I crossed into Nassau County and began the Amelia Island Bicycle trail. He patiently chewed on a plant as I slid past. For next 6.7 miles, from Nassau Sound, ...

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

    Friday Jul 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... but maybe not cats. She is spayed, microchipped and current on shots, including a rabies vaccine. Meet her at Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Fernandina Beach. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. ...

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  9. FL: NassauTRANSIT has New Website with Routes to and From JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Mass Transit

    NassauTRANSIT has a new website -- www.nassautransit.org -- with information on its services, routes, fares, schedules and destinations in Nassau County and on to downtown Jacksonville. NassauTRANSIT buses run from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, with eight bus stops throughout Nassau County.

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  10. Jacksonville Journal: FSCJ hosts open house for GED classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... search for "GED Education." Infestations of the most aggressive species of bark beetle are on the increase in Nassau County, according to the Florida Forest Service. More than 20 Southern Pine Beetle infestation sites have been identified, mostly in ...

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  11. Mark Woods: A breathtaking walk - to top of Jacksonville's tallest buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... the Bank of America Tower with one word on it. I've been walking across Jacksonville, heading south from the Nassau County line, one day a week since April. During that time, while I've meandered east and west, I've rarely climbed more than a few ...

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  12. NassauTRANSIT has new website with routes to and from JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    NassauTRANSIT has a new website - www.nassautransit.org - with information on its services, routes, fares, schedules and destinations in Nassau County and on to downtown Jacksonville. NassauTRANSIT buses run from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, with eight bus stops throughout Nassau County.

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  13. Bark beetle infestations increasing in Nassau CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    Infestations of the most aggressive species of bark beetle are on the increase in Nassau County, according to the Florida Forest Service. More than 20 Southern Pine Beetle infestation sites have been identified, mostly in the Bryceville area, according to Nassau County Forester Dave Holley.

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  14. Veterans and newcomers vie for wins or general election spots in Nassau primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Nassau County's School Superintendent race is a busy one, with a state lawmaker facing off against another candidate in the Aug. 30 Republican primary as a Libertarian candidate waits in the November wings. Meanwhile, a Republican running in the primary against incumbent tax collector for his seat just received a sharp rebuke from the State Attorney's Office about "reckless disregard of the truth."

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  15. Ex-undercover cop who shot former fiancee dies; attorney says he snapped under abuse and pressuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Police investigate the scene of a late afternoon shooting June 16, 2016 in the parking lot of the Skyway's Riverplace Station in Jacksonville, Florida. The 58-year-old retired undercover Connecticut cop who shot his ex-fiancee Thursday in a Jacksonville parking lot, then turned the gun on himself and died Monday night, was in a witness protection program under a new name.

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  16. Foster parents are 'core' of child welfare system, more needed in Duval, Nassau counties.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... e to the foster care program or get more information, call (904) 421-5800 in Duval County or (904) 225-5347 in Nassau County, email [email protected] or go to fssjax.org. The child abuse hotline is (800) 962-2873.

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  17. 'Tortured' ex-cop's troubled relationship ended in pair shot in Jacksonville parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Retired Bridgeport, Conn., Police Department officer Billy Chase's undercover life is chronicled in the 1999 book written by him and journalist Lennie Grimaldi. Chase, aka Dexter Levin, is hospitalized after an attempted murder/suicide of his former girlfriend in a Jacksonville office parking lot June 16. Lynn Herriott is one of the brightest workers at an agency that helps foster children in Duval and Nassau counties, according to the man in charge of Family Support Services of North Florida.

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  18. Business calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... 1413 Sadler Road, Fernandina Beach. The Council works to raise awareness of health-care services available in Nassau County and develop professional contacts among area health-related organizations. $25, members get in free. (904) 261-3248 or email ...

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  19. Mental health services for children subject of June 28 FSS Breakfast Series seminar in YuleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Mental health services for children in Nassau County is the topic of discussion at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, at Family Support Services of North Florida's Breakfast Learning Series at 96016 Lofton Square Court in Yulee. Family Support Services, the lead agency for foster care, adoption and family services in Nassau and Duval counties, is offering the free seminar on mental health care for children.

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  20. Law & Order: Woman to testify against boyfriend in deacon's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... bbery charge is included with his attempted-murder counts and possession of a weapon by a felon. A 73-year-old Nassau County man has pleaded guilty to receiving and sharing child pornography on the internet and told federal investigators he has

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