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E-cigarettes have risks too, groups warn

e-cigarettes

e-cigarettes

From Students Working Against and Tobacco and Baker County Tobacco Free Partnership 

If you saw one of these in a pocket, purse or backpack, would you recognize it for what it is? Read More »

Dangers of drowsy driving

From the Florida Department of Highway Safety 

Do you fight to keep your eyes open and your head up when you are tired?

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Boosters donate drums to Westside

IMG_0847Baker County Friends of the Instrumental Arts, a nonprofit group benefiting local music programs, has raised nearly $25,000 in its five-year history, including funds for an 18-piece drum set donated to Westside Elementary School last week.

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How should the county balance its budget? A primer for this week’s poll

After a series of budget workshops, the county has narrowed its budget deficit to about $1.1 million, but that includes a 14 percent property tax increase and 3 percent raises for employees. Now, with more meetings scheduled in the weeks ahead, everyone agrees county commissioners are facing some tough choices regarding how to close the gap that stood at $1.8 million before the proposed tax increase. Read More »

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