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Key to balancing: slash local inmate costs to $60 a day

The Baker County Commission now realizes the only way to balance its $21 million budget for the coming year without a tax increase is to reduce the amount paid to the non-profit Baker County Development Corporation [BCDC] to house local prisoners. Read More »

Inspired by goofy ‘Stephen Wright’ aphorisms

I spilled spot remover on my dog. Now I can’t find him.

I plan to live forever. So far, so good.

I always like to start off the new school year with a quote that will guide me through the year. It’s usually something thoughtful and inspiring, so that if I’m struggling or having a bad day I can look at it and say, “Okay. That’s right. I’ve got this.” Read More »

Many teacher offspring follow their parents

Ah, summer is officially over and I am back to work.

I know. I can hear from the mouths of everyone who isn’t a teacher, “Quit bellyaching. You had two months off.”

I’m not bellyaching. Besides, I like my job. Read More »

Letter: Dollar coffee ads bogus

Dear Editor:

A billboard on Interstate 10 near the Cecil Commerce exit advertises “$1 coffee anytime, any size” at the McDonald’s in Macclenny and Baldwin. Read More »

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