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‘Percy the Duck’ living out his years sedately

Dear Editor:

About eight years ago, a young boy brought his duck “Percy” to the pond at Macclenny Nursing and Rehab. His family moved here and there was no place for Percy to enjoy being a duck, so he put her in that pond now known as “Daus Pond” with the other ducks. Read More »

Proud of the county

Dear Editor:

I would like to say how proud I am of the community coming together in the search for Peyton Blodgett. Everyone involved did a great job, from the Baker County Sheriff’s Office to all the other outside agencies including the K-9 team from Baker Correctional Institution. Read More »

Does texting shorten attention spans further?

True story.

I was chaperoning the high school prom and I walked up to a table full of students lit up with the glow of their cell phones. Around them, people were dancing and having a good time. There sat my son Spencer, his thumbs moving a mile a minute. Read More »

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