The Baker County School Board met this week with a full complement of five members for the first time in nearly a year since Jesse Davis resigned last summer for a new job in Atlanta a few months before the end of his four-year term. Read More »
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The local jobs picture improved in March, when the county’s estimated labor force grew by 125 people, as did the number of workers with jobs and the number without them.
But the job gains — 105 — outpaced the rise in the number of unemployed — 20 — signaling there were jobs available for about 80 percent of the new faces entering the job market. Read More »
With thousands of septic systems scattered across Baker County, the St. Mary’s River Water Management Committee is pushing for more public awareness of proper system maintenance and the damage that poor maintenance can cause both property owners and the community at large. Read More »
Another current deputy clerk tossed her hat in the ring last week to succeed retiring Clerk of Courts Al Fraser, who is calling it quits later this year halfway through his fifth four-year term.