Carsyn Griffis of Macclenny, the daughter of Blake and Terri Griffis, was crowned Miss Baker County Middle School the evening of September 21 by last year’s winner, Mallory Mobley, and BCMS principal Sherry Barrett inside the school’s auditorium.
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Sharpen your pencils and dust off your keyboards because The Baker County Press is sponsoring three holiday-themed writing contests this fall with $150 in prize money — $50 for each contest — up for grabs.
Extension horticulture agent Alicia Lamborn was one of a handful of exhibitors the morning of September 14 at the Ag Center parking lot in west Macclenny for the annual 4-H sign up day. Above she demonstrates how to grow “microgreens.” Other exhibits covered areas like plant sales, face painting and raising exotic poultry.
The turnout for the annual YMCA Swampman Bike Tour on September 14 was four times last year’s count as 100 enthusiasts chose routes through central and north Baker County ranging from 15 to 103 miles.