Extension horticulture agent Alicia Lamborn was one of a handful of exhibitors the morning of September 14 at the Ag Center parking lot in west Macclenny for the annual 4-H sign up day. Above she demonstrates how to grow “microgreens.” Other exhibits covered areas like plant sales, face painting and raising exotic poultry.
Daily Archives: September 19, 2013
With the five-month open enrollment period for the federal health insurance exchange beginning October 1, the Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida is spreading the word about how the more than 3 million uninsured Floridians, including almost 5000 in Baker County, can apply for coverage.
The turnout for the annual YMCA Swampman Bike Tour on September 14 was four times last year’s count as 100 enthusiasts chose routes through central and north Baker County ranging from 15 to 103 miles.
Velma Stokes Crawford, 94, of Macclenny died on Saturday, September 14, 2013. Born in Grand Crossing, Florida to the late Walter and Mollie O’Steen Stokes, Ms. Crawford was a longtime resident of St. George, Georgia. She was a homemaker who loved being with her family and friends when she wasn’t fishing. She especially enjoyed being with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.