Baker County’s unemployment rate moved up slightly — just half a percent to 5.4 — in May, the latest jobless figures from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity show. Read More »
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A Macclenny man faces multiple counts of aggravated battery and a charge of domestic battery for attacking a Cuyler couple and his girlfriend near their residence late on June 28.
It took a death in his family and a stroke two years ago to force Hance Jones to close the country store and gas station he had operated on CR 229 in a remote corner of Baker County for almost half a century.
Thirty participants in this year’s Relay For Life fundraiser gathered at the Woman’s Club the evening of June 26 for a wrap party to celebrate their record-breaking efforts with dinner, desert and games.