As temperatures soared toward 90-degrees the morning of July 21, dozens of children visited Emily Taber Library to meet with first responders on the final day of the library’s summer program titled “Every Hero has a Story.” Read More »
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Jennifer Asbury of Sunrise Jubilee Farm in Baxter and Brenda Kinghorn of A Touch of Spring Florist in Macclenny are two of more than 20 vendors helping to give a deserving couple a free wedding and honeymoon next year. Read More »
William Buck has spent the better part of the last three months training a large white pit bull with black spots named Sissy, who was rescued from Baker County Animal Control along with two other dogs by First Coast No More Homeless Pets.
Mr. Buck gets choked up when he describes the experience — how Sissy had just birthed puppies, how she was very skinny, even at 55 pounds, when he met her. How she struggled to get up and out of her kennel. How he laid with her for the first week, rubbing her belly and feeding her from his hand. Read More »
Art instructor Erin Kendrick of Jacksonville (right) conducted a sold-out session at the historic Macclenny train station in Heritage Park on July 11 for beginners in oils working with still life subjects. Read More »