The Baker County Development Commission, the area’s economic development body, remains land rich but cash poor. The good news, however, is that eight business proposals have been floated here, totaling $480 million in potential economic investments.
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During its recent deliberations on the county budget and the million-dollar deficits the county’s been running in recent years, the Baker County Commission cut about $1.2 million in projected spending for the coming fiscal year.
An Orange Park motorist found sleeping in his vehicle on Interstate 10 in the early morning hours of August 30 was arrested for drunk driving after failing field sobriety tests and registering a blood alcohol level above the state limit.
A criminal complaint for felony child abuse is expected against a Macclenny man for striking his 3-year-old nephew with sufficient force to cause a large bruise on his leg that was detected by a day care owner who assisted the child in a bathroom.