Two prescription drugs — alprazolam and oxycodone — were linked to most of the drug and alcohol-related deaths in Baker County during 2012, the latest year for which figures are available, and many of the deaths were from accidental overdoses, figures from the District 8 Medical Examiner’s Office in Gainesville indicate.
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Native Americans outraged by The Press’ video of a pre-Thanksgiving “pow-wow” program put on for preschoolers by the high school’s history club succeeded last week in getting the school district to issue an apology for the program.
The Baker County 4-H Christmas party and potluck was held December 17 at the Ag Center in Macclenny featuring games, crafts and tacky sweaters. Read More »
Baker County’s 4-H and livestock clubs closed the year with a community service project that supplied Avon bags with Teddy Bears and other items for first responders to have on hand for children they encounter in crisis, explained 4-H agent Shaina Bennett (above). Read More »