When County Commissioner Adam Giddens made reference in an open meeting recently to a plan in the works to solve the county’s shortage of ball field space, he was referring to early-stage discussions that hinge on DuPont selling land off SR 228 to Oldcastle for controversial sand mining, then Dupont donating formerly-mined 100-120 acres in another tract to the county. Read More »
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A Sanderson man lost his life the afternoon of March 28 when his northbound motorcycle veered off CR 229 South, ran through a ditch and struck a utility pole.
A county deputy on patrol looking for the driver of a truck that severed a fire hydrant in north Macclenny the morning of March 30 witnessed another pickup slam into a tree near the scene of the first accident (see related article, this edition).
A Glen St. Mary man was arrested early on March 31 and charged with felony aggravated battery on his mother, the result of an argument over her drinking his whiskey.