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Lady Cats keen on returners

Last season the BCHS Lady Cat basketball team made a surprising run in the second half of the season to reach the playoffs for the first time in more than a decade. Now, with seven returning starters and a busy summer of offseason workouts behind it, the program is poised to repeat last year’s success and earn another postseason berth. Read More »

Newtown cop: always be vigilant

Lieutenant Chris Vanghele was one of the first cops to arrive at Sandy Hook Elementary after a young man shot his way into the Newtown, CT school and opened fire on students and faculty, killing 26 people and then himself in late 2012. Read More »

Looking back: Edwin G. Fraser runs for state comptroller, ribs 15 cents a pound

Here’s a glance back at what Baker Countians were reading 75 and 25 years ago this month. The snippets are pulled from our archives:

October, 1939-75 years ago

- D.W. Finley, a former Baker County tax collector, was named by Governor Fred Cone to another four-year term as Florida’s Motor Vehicle Commissioner. As such, he is also ex-officio officer of the newly created Highway Patrol. Read More »

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