Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge will be offering archery throughout the summer months through a series of programs called “Oke Archery Days.” Thanks to a generous donation by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources — Wildlife Resources Division, the refuge has acquired a complete archery range including 12 bows, arrows, and targets, among other equipment. (more…)
Calendar of Events › Sports
July 1, 2014
The Baker County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public workshop regarding the creation of a recreation advisory board on Tuesday, July 1 at 6 pm.
April 25, 2014
The Baker County Chamber of Commerce’s 24th annual golf tournament will be Friday, April 25 at Bent Creek Golf Course. Contact the Chamber for more information.
April 16, 2014
Free physicals for middle school and high school boys participating in FHSAA-sanctioned sports during the 2014-15 school year will be held on Wednesday, April 16 starting at 4 pm. (more…)
Dopson Family Medical Center is offering free boys physicals at 4 p.m. April 16.
March 5, 2014
Free physicals for middle school and high school girls participating in FHSAA-sanctioned sports during the 2014-15 school year will be held on Wednesday, March 5 starting at 4 pm. (more…)
October 12, 2013
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Baker County.
October 10, 2013
This year’s homecoming parade will be held Thursday, October 10. Line up will be at 4 pm. Start time is 5 pm. The parade will be extended to just past Moody’s Chevron and will end at the baseball fields. Please contact Melody Coggin at (904) 259-6286 and advise of your intent to participate. Participation and permission forms are here must be returned to Melody Coggin at BCHS no later than Monday, October 7 at 2 pm.
October 9, 2013
A Wildcat cheerleading camp will be held at the middle school gym on October 9 from 2:25-5 pm.
The camp will concentrate on cheers, chants, motion techniques and jumps, and is for students 4-13 years old.
It is sponsored by the BCHS competitive cheerleaders and registration forms are available at Harrington Insurance, Tangles and the concession stand at Memorial Stadium.
Call 386-623-3571 or 334-5392 for more information. There is a $20 fee, and hair bows and T-shirts will be sold as well.
October 1, 2013
The Baker County Little League’s upcoming 2014 board of directors election will October 1 at 6:30 pm at the Knabb Sports Complex.
All 2013 baseball and softball managers have full voting privileges, as do certain stakeholders including past presidents, league umpires and league membership card holders.
All individuals interested in volunteering are encouraged to attend as well. Potential board members must pass a thorough background check.