Nassau County Newswire (Page 6)

Nassau County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nassau County, FL. (Page 6)

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  1. 50 years ago: Northside site recommended for new Florida Junior CollegeRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Financial News & Daily Record

    A coalition of residents of North Jacksonville and Nassau County went on record in favor of establishing Florida Junior College at Jacksonville on a wooded tract with a man-made lagoon. One was property along Lem Turner Road near Dunn Avenue.

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  2. 1956-2016: Nassau County cancer survivor, patient advocate, dies of complicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Pat Killingsworth, an Amelia Island man who had incurable bone cancer but wrote four books about the disease, traveled the country speaking to support groups and founded a three-day educational and social event for patients and caregivers, died Thursday on his 60th birthday. His wife, Pattie, and other family members were by his side at Baptist Medical Center.

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  3. Pod Rods: an advance look at the Amelia Island Concours and some of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... March 12. Tickets are $20 for adults, or $175 for a VIP pass. Proceeds benefit Communities in Schools/Nassau County. For information, go to www.festivalsofspeed.com . Here's the tally so far for the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association's 2016 Amelia ...

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  4. Nassau's economic development discussed at FSS Breakfast Series seminar in YuleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    The impact of economic development on Nassau County is the topic of Family Support Services of North Florida's next free Breakfast Learning Series at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at its office at 96016 Lofton Square Court in Yulee. Nassau County Economic Development Board executive director Laura DiBella will discuss how economic development impacts the community, including a planned 24,000-acre mixed-use development in Yulee and East Nassau, as well as why local businesses are important.

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  5. FSS's next Breakfast Learning Series on Feb. 17 offers info to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    The challenges faced by families with children who have a vision or hearing impairment will be the topic of the next Family Support Services of North Florida's Breakfast Learning Series at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Schell-Sweet Community Resource Center at Edward Waters College at 1697 Kings Road in Jacksonville. The Florida School for the Deaf and Blind's early intervention services team will present the free educational program, which is open to the public.

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

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... playful but not overly energetic. He loves to cuddle, loves everyone and is great with other dogs. Meet him at Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Fernandina Beach. Regular adoption hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 11 ...

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  7. Seismic RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Folio Weekly

    ... the city's stance against allowing oil drilling and seismic airgun blasting to test for oil deposits off the Nassau County city's coastline. Many others have followed Fernandina's lead, including St. Augustine, St. Augustine Beach and St. Johns ...

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  8. Seismic RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Folio Weekly

    ... the city's stance against allowing oil drilling and seismic airgun blasting to test for oil deposits off the Nassau County city's coastline. Many others have followed Fernandina's lead, including St. Augustine, St. Augustine Beach and St. Johns ...

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  9. Alzheimer's Disease seminar set for Tuesday at Nassau County Council on AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A discussion about "Surviving the Cost of Alzheimer's Disease" will be presented at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, at the Nassau County Council on Aging at 1367 S. 18th St. in Fernandina Beach. The presentation offers information about preparing for the possibility of the disease, a better understanding of it and its effects, and how to plan for the potential financial impact.

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  10. Woman arrested in tortoise's torture in Orange Park has bond revokedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 19-year-old Callahan woman charged with cruelty to animals after a 2014 Facebook video showed a gopher tortoise tortured to death in Orange Park, then ruled incompetent for trial, is back in jail, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office. Jennifer Emoke Greene was arrested Friday on Mount Olive Road in Callahan on a Clay County warrant, then sent to the Nassau County jail before she was remanded to Clay County on Monday.

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  11. Sanskrit and Chihuahua some of the words spelled correctly to advance ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Academy eighth-grader Haylee Land to win with "Sanskrit," while second place went to Nicholas Chowdhury. In Nassau County, Fernandina Beach Middle School sixth-grader Luke Lyle won with the word "leotard" in the 15th round, with second place going ...

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  12. BRICKBATS & BOUQUETSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Folio Weekly

    ... Surf Expo in Orlando. BOUQUETS TO MICAH'S PLACE The nonprofit the only certified domestic violence center for Nassau County providing emergency shelter and outreach services for victims of domestic violence was awarded Non-Profit of the Year by the ...

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

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... sweet love bug. He gets along with other dogs and people, but his attitude toward cats is unknown. Meet him at Nassau County Animal Services, 86078 License Road, Fernandina Beach. Regular adoption hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 11 ...

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  14. Business HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... North Florida , Breakfast Learning Series, networking/continental breakfast, 8:30 a.m.; program, 9-10:30 a.m.; Nassau County office, Lofton Square Shopping Center, 96016 Lofton Square Court, Yulee. Speaker: Representative from Barnabas on the ...

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  15. Family Support Service's next Breakfast Learning Series discusses Barnabas center on Jan. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A discussion of the programs offered by Barnabas, which helps Nassau County residents in crisis, is the topic of the next Family Support Services of North Florida's Breakfast Learning Series at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the FSS Yulee office at 96016 Lofton Square Court. Barnabas offers nutritional programs, medical and dental services, a food pantry, crisis assistance and new women's health initiative from offices in Fernandina Beach and Callahan.

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  16. Public Defender Shirk, vying for 3rd term, puts scandal in the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    "I'm not infallible. I've made some mistakes but I'm moving on," says Public Defender Matt Shirk, who is being challenged by retired Duval County Judge Charles Cofer.

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  17. Law & Order: Shooting leaves man in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... on the street with the woman calling police. A 49-year-old Jacksonville woman died in a head-on collision in Nassau County on Tuesday after she drove into the path of a log truck, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Sandra Leigh Tackett died ...

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  18. Jacksonville woman, 49, dies in head-on collision in Nassau County Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 49-year-old Jacksonville woman died in a head-on collision in Nassau County Tuesday after she drove into the path of a log truck, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Sandra Leigh Tackett died after crossing the center lane of River Road west of Goodbread Road in an Acura RSX shortly after 9 a.m., according to the Highway Patrol.

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  19. Nassau County to put up sign honoring Derrick HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WTLV

    Nassau County to put up sign honoring Derrick Henry Nassau County to put up sign honoring Derrick Henry Check out this story on firstcoastnews.com: http://fcnews.tv/1P85sHc NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. - The Nassau County Board of Commissioners has made big plans to honor Derrick Henry, Yulee native and 2015 Heisman Trophy winner.

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  20. Highway Patrol: One dead in Nassau County head-on collision shortly after 9 a.m. TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    One person is dead following a head-on collision in Nassau County Tuesday involving a log truck and passenger car. The driver of the eastbound car is dead after crossing the center lane of River Road shortly after 9 a.m. and into the path of the westbound tractor-tailer rig that overturned following the collision and lost its load of logs, said Sgt.

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