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To the 67 percent who didn’t vote: don’t complain

A couple of days after the mid-term elections I heard an interesting comment on NPR when I was driving to school. These last elections drew just 33 percent of registered voters to the polls. That’s the lowest voter turnout since 1942, and that was in the middle of a world war. Read More »

Consensus lacking on spending of $400K

The county has about $400,000 sitting in the bank from 13 years or so of motel bed tax collections. The money must be used to draw tourists to Baker County, but so far it’s been earmarked for a civic center project that’s gone nowhere in more than a decade. Read More »

Bond of $300K after battery, robbery arrest

Cops-thugs Grissett

Grissett

A Macclenny man is in county jail this week under $300,000 bond charged with the August beating and robbery of his step-father and battery last week on his step-sister in addition to damaging a vehicle belonging to the step-father. Read More »

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