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Open houses: earlier, later in day

By Jessica Prevatt

I just returned from the first of two open houses I have to attend two days before the start of school. As a working mother I am having to take off twice and eat lunch at my desk to get my children to their appointed schools for open house. I consider myself lucky because unlike parents who work in Jacksonville, I work in Macclenny and am able to take off to attend events such as this.

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Jags looked anew in first half

Okay. Who was the guy in Blaine Gabbert’s jersey on Saturday night? Whoever it was, he looked great, going 14 for 16 for the Jaguars and hitting some strikes that were downright poetic.

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Why Gravelle allegations were worthy of print

Politics in Baker County is a blood sport, or so they say.

It’s certainly possible last week’s story about sexual battery allegations against city commission candidate Kirk Gravelle, who was not prosecuted for the alleged crime 10 years ago, were brought to our attention for political ends.

Some may be wondering why this story was published at all.

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Why was sex case front page worthy?

Dear Editor:

Recently, I was shocked and saddened to read headlines of an article in The Baker County Press written by the news editor, stating that a local city commission candidate had been tagged as a “… Candidate target of dismissed sex case …”

Wow! What is it with these guys?

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