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School board hopeful involved in bar fight

Screen shot of Facebook post, presumably written by Mr. Rhoden.

Screen shot of Facebook post, presumably written by Mr. Rhoden.

James Clay Rhoden, who is collecting signatures to run for school board, was involved in a bar fight recently, according to accounts on the social media website Facebook.

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Close to agreement on landfill gas sale?

After three years of discussions and two failed attempts to produce a final plan for converting landfill gas to electricity and selling the power, the New River Solid Waste Association appears to be on the verge of finally making it happen. Read More »

End to county dividend payments is forecast

For years the New River regional landfill has paid handsome dividends to its three member counties -— Baker, Bradford and Union — including this year’s total payout that exceeded a million dollars. The extra money has helped the financially-struggling counties get through some tough budget years. Read More »

Bill has $1 million for city sewer repairs

A $1 million appropriation approved by the Florida Legislature made it into the new state budget to help finance a major upgrade of the City of Macclenny’s crumbling sewer network, which has been described by City Manager Phil Rhoden as “a disaster ready to happen.” Read More »

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