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It’s the phone call you hope to never receive. Your senior father has walked away from the memory care center and cannot be located. That’s what happened to our publisher, Jon Cantrell, on …
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The Clay County YMCA – For A Better Community

First Coast YMCA: Best summer ever!

The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community. With a focus on youth development, …

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Report: Florida’s imprisonment rate is 23 percent higher than the national average

The national crime rate in the U.S. has been steadily declining for two decades and is currently at its lowest rate since 1968. Likewise, Florida’s crime rate has dropped over the past few …

Letter to the editor: Fire First, Praise Second

What is going on in this county?? I am a retired school board employee who has given 33 years of my life and energy to the children of Clay County – 24 years as a classroom teacher and nine …

Lawmakers get low marks on Sunshine

The Clay County School District may be one point away from being an “A” District this year, but our legislative delegation did not fare so well on recent grades they received for part of their …

Fighting our modern-day slavery

At a time when America faces serious challenges, it is imperative that Washington put aside partisan hostility in favor of common-sense solutions that move our state and nation forward. Some …

Obituaries 7/13/17

Jodi Marie HaleJodi Marie Hale, 34, of Middleburg, FL, passed away July 2, 2017. Please sign the family’s online guestbook at www.broadusraines.com. Broadus-Raines Funeral Home, 501 Spring St., …

Obituaries 7/6/17

Herman Lewis (Buddy) Hodges, Jr. Buddy Hodges, 85, of Green Cove Springs, Florida, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 29, 2017. He was born on July 7, 1931 in Jacksonville, FL to parents Herman …

Obituaries 6/29/17

Leila ‘Polly’ GonyonLeila “Polly” Gonyon, 85 of Ocala, FL passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Mrs. Gonyon was born in Andalusia, Alabama to the late Ernest “Nub” …

Community Calendar

Community Calendar 7/13/17

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: Meets July 13, July 20, and July 27 at 10 a.m. in the Zoning Department Conference Room, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs. …

Community Calendar 7/6/17

1) The First Coast Card Club - Dates for July and August 2017: Tuesday, July 11th-Heroes Evening. Cards/Games Clay Hill Branch Library, 2245 Aster Ave., Middleburg. 6pm Wednesday, August 16th. …