Our advertising deadline for Thanksgiving week’s edition will be Friday, November 22. The newspaper will be printed a day earlier to accommodate our mail subscribers, so they will receive the Black Friday shopping inserts by Wednesday.
Calendar of Events
November 22, 2013
Turkey shoots are scheduled for November 22 and 23 behind the Baker County Health Department on Lowder St. in Macclenny. The events start at 4 pm on Friday and 9 am on Saturday.
Proceeds to go the Baker County EMS (emergency medical services) department and they will be matched up to $2500 by the Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal benefit society.
The money will be spent on equipment for the rescue units.
November 20, 2013
The annual lighted Christmas parade and festival will be December 7 in downtown Macclenny beginning at 10 am. The parade through downtown begins at 6 pm.
November 16, 2013
1st Annual Inaugural Jacksonville Celtic Festival Is Largest Event Of Its Kind For Northeast Florida
The upbeat music, lively dancing, rugged Highland games, and cuisine of the colorful Celtic culture will be offered at the Jacksonville Celtic Festival, the largest event of its kind ever planned for Northeast Florida. The free event will be held from noon-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at the oceanfront SeaWalk Pavilion, 75 1st St. N., Jacksonville Beach, Fla.
November 15, 2013
Sharpen your pencils and dust off your keyboards because The Baker County Press is sponsoring two more holiday-themed writing contests this fall with $50 in prize money up for grabs in each contest. The deadline for the next contest, details below, is November 15.
November 9, 2013
The Destiny People’s Worship Center on SR 121 South is hosting a Bargain Market Benefit on Saturday, November 9. Proceeds will assist Sara Beth Summers with medical costs.
The Macclenny Fire Department has reserved Saturday, November 9 as the sole day on which applications for this year’s Christmas 4 Kids will be accepted.
November 7, 2013
@ Baker County Extension Office, 5:15pm.