With little fanfare, the Baker County Commission adopted its new $27.1 million budget for 2013-14, including $7.3 million for general county government services, after a final public hearing last week.
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A Glen St. Mary man was arrested for shoplifting a can of drain cleaner and a pair of socks from the Macclenny Walmart the evening of September 20.
Every week children are removed from their homes because of neglect and abuse. Their worlds are turned upside down leaving them scared and feeling alone.
More than one-third of the local inmates at county jail have been there at least once before in the last five years, as evidenced by Baker County’s five-year recidivism rate of 36.6 percent.
“It’s higher than I expected,” said Major John Finley, corrections chief for the Baker County Sheriff’s Office.