Every week children are removed from their homes because of neglect and abuse. Their worlds are turned upside down leaving them scared and feeling alone.
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The GFWC Woman’s Club of Macclenny held its regular scheduled meeting on September 19 and was honored to have local guest speakers Hanna Rodgers and Michelle Hodges.
More than one-third of the local inmates at county jail have been there at least once before in the last five years, as evidenced by Baker County’s five-year recidivism rate of 36.6 percent.
“It’s higher than I expected,” said Major John Finley, corrections chief for the Baker County Sheriff’s Office.
Suzanne H. Rhoden, 63, of Glen St. Mary died on Friday, September 20, 2013. After retiring from the Baker County Commission staff, Mrs. Rhoden spent her spare time gardening and playing the piano. She also enjoyed football and bluegrass music. She especially loved spending time with her family, friends and grandchildren.