Nassau County Newswire (Page 4)

Nassau County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nassau County, FL. (Page 4)

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  1. 1 killed, 4 injured in Nassau County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Hilliard man died and four other people including a teenager were injured early Saturday when their sport utility vehicle crashed and overturned several in Nassau County. The driver wasn't immediately known because of conflicting statements among the survivors of the crash about 12:36 a.m. on Kolar Ferry Road east of Murrhee Road, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  2. Tia Mitchell: Vocal opponents of school bathroom guidelines have something else in commonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... of the gender on their birth certificates, there was a local backlash. Rep. Janet Adkins, a candidate for Nassau County superintendent, called the directive government overreach and asked Attorney General Pam Bondi to get involved. (Bondi declined.) ...

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  3. Transgender bathroom debate comes to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    A conservative lawmaker in Florida who is running for Nassau County schools superintendent wants state Attorney General Pam Bondi to issue an official opinion on what she believes to be the "constitutional encroach" of the Obama administration's new guidance to public schools over transgender students' bathroom access. State Rep. Janet Adkins, R-Fernandina Beach, called the president's new policy a "clear violation" of states' rights under the 10th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

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  4. Rep. Janet Adkins, candidate for Nassau superintendent, sayes feds...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice. Adkins, R-Fernandina Beach, is a candidate for Nassau County schools superintendent after reaching term limits in the Legislature. In a statement outlining her request to Bondi, Adkins said ...

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  5. Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice to Meet Friday May 20...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Capital Soup

    ... afford lawyers. The Commission currently is considering a plan to start a trial project for such a website in Nassau County to see how well the concept will work elsewhere in Florida. Made up of leaders from all three branches of Florida government, ...

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  6. Duffels4Kids walk Saturday morning at Jacksonville Zo to help foster childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Duffels4Kids Walk will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens at 370 Zoo Parkway to support local foster children. Family Support Services of North Florida and the state Foster and Adoptive Parent Association co-host the one-mile walk, event proceeds used to provide foster youth with individual duffel bags instead of trash bags used as luggage.

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  7. NRA endorses Melissa Nelson, candidate challenging State Attorney...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... upholding the rule of law." Nelson is challenging incumbent Angela Corey and Wes White, former director of the Nassau County office, in an Aug. 30 Republican primary. Nelson filed last week, just a day before the deadline. The winner of the primary ...

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  8. NRA endorses Melissa Nelson, candidate challenging Angela Corey for...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... liberties and upholding the rule of law." Nelson is challenging incumbent Angela Corey and former Nassau County director Wes White in an Aug. 30 Republican primary. The winner of the primary will be the only name on the November ballot. Corey ...

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  9. Undercover drug sting nets 29 in Nassau CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Twenty nine men and women aged 19 to 66 have been arrested on drug possession or sale charges during "Operation Liquidation," Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Hilliard and other parts of the county, according to the from Nassau County Sheriff's Office. The people were arrested over the past few months as part of numerous Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division undercover drug operations, which resulted in arrest warrants served on them, Sheriff Bill Leeper said.

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  10. Rayonier AM finally delivers good newsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... Northeast Florida offices, including two in Downtown Jacksonville, into one location in the company's new Nassau County development project. The real estate and timber company moved its headquarters into the One Enterprise Center building Downtown ...

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  11. 74 women come forward saying they've been approached by a Nassau County 'video voyuer'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Nassau County deputies asked for citizens to come forward if they've been approached by a "video voyeur" who asks indecent questions to women and 74 came forward, according to Times-Union news partner First Coast News. The Sheriff's Office said each case is under investigation, but there are no additional charges against the suspected voyeur at this time.

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  12. 'Are you wearing panties?' Target viral vid turns up heat on manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... area who said the same man approached them with the same story: Response to the video prompted the Nassau County, Florida, Sheriff's Office to put out a call on Facebook identifying the man as Jeffery Polizzi. The department asked people to come ...

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  13. Springfield's 1st Railroad: Life After Camp Cuba LibreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Metro Jacksonville

    ... Jacksonville Railroad (F&J) was the first railroad constructed in Springfield. Running 22 miles from Yulee in Nassau County to the St. Johns River near the shipyards, it soon merged with the Florida Transit and Peninsular Railroad, Florida Central ...

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  14. Target viral video turns up heat on manRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... area who said the same man approached them with the same story: Response to the video prompted the Nassau County, Florida, Sheriff's Office to put out a call on Facebook identifying the man as Jeffery Polizzi. The department asked people to come ...

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  15. Woman Chases Pervert out of Target Before He Can Follow Her Into the RestroomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | RedState

    ... guys could please share this and anyone who has possibly had encounter with this creep to please contact the Nassau County Sheriff's Office. This guy is a huge creep and he's only being charged with reckless driving, which in this case yesterday he ...

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  16. Florida woman calls out creep who harassed her at TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | New York Daily News

    A Florida woman approached by a man holding a basket full of razors in the bikini section of a Target store caught him on camera, she said. Candice Spivey recognized Jeffrey Polizzi, 31, last week at the Jacksonville-area Target as the same creep who asked her indecent questions at a grocery store two years ago, according to the Nassau County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Police investigate Fernandina Beach shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... the year before. Those crime statistics are posted on the city's website at fbfl.us/index.aspx?NID=127. The Nassau County Sheriff's Office investigated a murder-suicide on May 20, 2015, at a halfway and drug-rehab house at 1378 Marian Drive. That is ...

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  18. Target shopper confronts convicted video voyeur known for preying on womenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... charged with video voyeurism and issued an appeal last week for any other potential victims to come forward. Nassau County Sheriff's Office posted: 'Omg, so many! Please contact Det. Kelley, we want to keep a record. We appreciate it if you do.' ...

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  19. Woman chases convicted video voyeur out of Target A Yulee, Florida,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | WFTV Orlando

    ... guys could please share this and anyone who has possibly had encounter with this creep to please contact the Nassau County Sheriff's Office," Spivey said on her post. "I've gotten many many, many messages, comments from women who have been ...

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  20. Yulee RB Derrick Henry taken by Titans with 45th overall pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Ken Hall's national mark of 11,232 yards that had stood since 1953. Henry helped turn the newest school in Nassau County into a national draw, with Yulee playing in two nationally televised games on ESPN during his career. "Derrick was a guy we ...

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