Donald Earl Wilkison, 86, a former resident of Glen St. Mary, died peacefully on Sunday July 21, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Riverside Community Hospice after an extended illness.
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Last week the Baker County School Board instituted new, stricter policies on spending with district-issued credit cards that should curtail unauthorized or poorly documented purchases.
The board’s unanimous vote to approve the new rules on July 15 came about five months after Ryan Sulkowski, the Wildcat’s head football coach, used a district credit card to pay for dinner and alcohol at Whitey’s Fish Camp following a weight lifting meet in Fleming Island.
A Macclenny man stopped by a county deputy the morning of July 17 because he was a known traffic offender ended up in jail charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell and possession of drug sale paraphernalia.
Deputy Koty Crews said he stopped an eastbound vehicle on Woodlawn Rd. about 10:30 and was aware that Thomas Akridge Jr., 24, had a revoked license as an habitual offender.
Myra Janice Taylor Fraser, 70, of Macclenny died on July 18, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Riverside Center for Caring with family by her side. She was born in Jacksonville on September 2, 1942 to the late Earl Taylor and Vallie Rhoden Taylor and was a lifelong resident of Baker County. She was a beautician for 40 years, and the owner of Myra’s Styles and Cuts for Guys and Gals and of Southern States Nurseries.