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U.S. Sen. Rick Scott discussed the state’s recent spike in COVID-19 cases Monday morning, a topic he’s been compelled to address more of late. With daily record case counts commonplace in … more
The conversation at the Talladega Superspeedway is generally about racing. NASCAR turned it into race. Sure there were a few Confederate flags outside NASCAR’s most-exciting racetrack ahead of … more
CLAY COUNTY – If your children play video games, start saving your money now. Sony revealed the PlayStation 5 console last week on June 11 alongside a lineup of games coming to the system later … more
As we look forward to this Sunday’s Father’s Day celebration, I want to assert that the holiday might be misnamed…I vote for Dad’s Day. There’s a big difference between being a Father … more
Darryl Daniels is an African American man. And a father. And the sheriff of Clay County. In today’s social climate, it’s not easy to be any one of those. As a father, he understands … more
CLAY COUNTY – Voters now will decide whether they should invest in our county schools with a half-cent sales tax. Our children a depending on us to do the right thing by voting yes. Schools … more
Gov. Ron DeSantis was unflappable when asked his thoughts on two U.S. Senators looking into Florida’s “uniquely poor” unemployment insurance system. The Republican Governor, responding to a … more
Resident wants to know why school police are being paid during shutdownHello Editor:May I say the Clay newspaper is worth the subscription price and cost.My complaint is since we have this very … more
Greg Sacks put a bumper sticker on the dashboard of a race car he bought shortly after “Days of Thunder” was released in 1990. It read: “Yes I am a movie star.” If you’ve watched that … more
“Zero interest.” That’s what President Donald Trump now says he has in relocating the 2020 Republican Convention from Charlotte. Trump, who began Memorial Day beefing with North Carolina’s … more
As we slowly get back to normal following months of concern and confusion created by COVID-19, it’s clear some things will never be the same. Personal space now is more than a preference. It’s … more
Five years ago, 2015 The Board of Commissioners voted to add the Orange Park Skateboard Park to its list of candidates to share $20 million in unspent bond money.Gen. Roy S. Geiger was honored by the … more
Dear Editor, Clay County Emergency Management, in Unified Command with the Florida Department of Health in Clay County, Board of County Commissioners and County Manager, have been preparing for … more
CLAY COUNTY – Regardless of your feelings on COVID-19, there are real consequences that come with the virus. It’s easy to feel like the coronavirus isn’t nearly as dangerous as it's made out … more
Despite facing pressure from within his own party to lift restrictions on vacation rentals, there’s no word yet from Gov. Ron DeSantis on when rentals may reopen. In late March, the governor … more
FLEMING ISLAND – It was difficult to hear the telephone ring over the playful conversations and derision at A Barber Shop last Tuesday. Customers, make that friends, sat along the walls – each … more
“When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself, and once for her child.” Famed actress Sophia Loren made that simple yet … more
Last Wednesday was designated as Nurses Appreciation Day. In reality, every day is a day to appreciate the work of our healthcare workers. I reached out to an old friend on Tuesday night to talk … more
Dear Editor, As Chairman of the Clay County Board of County Commissioners, I have a great interest in helping to ensure all Clay County households are counted in the 2020 Census. An accurate count … more
Rep. Travis Cummings, a member of the Governor’s Re-Open Florida Task Force, expressed confidence that Gov. Ron DeSantis is “bullish” about getting Florida back to work. The Orange Park … more
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