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Unemployment inches up slightly

Baker County’s unemployment rate moved up slightly — just half a percent to 5.4 — in May, the latest jobless figures from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity show. Read More »

LPA favors re-opening of 229 South store

It took a death in his family and a stroke two years ago to force Hance Jones to close the country store and gas station he had operated on CR 229 in a remote corner of Baker County for almost half a century.

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Relay For Life Baker County fetes record-breaking year

From left are Christine Horn, Frances Frost, Mary Finley and Marilyn Hodges at the Relay For Life wrap party.

From left are Christine Horn, Frances Frost, Mary Finley and Marilyn Hodges at the Relay For Life wrap party.

Thirty participants in this year’s Relay For Life fundraiser gathered at the Woman’s Club the evening of June 26 for a wrap party to celebrate their record-breaking efforts with dinner, desert and games.

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