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CARES Act cash unspent: $900K of $1.2M

The county still has about three-quarters of the $1.2 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act relief funding available for local businesses, nonprofits and households financially hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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BLM supporter thankful for vandalism

David “Dakota” Carpenter, who was arrested in July for battery during a Black Lives Matter rally before the charge was dropped last month, reported to police a painted BLM sign in his front yard was repeatedly vandalized Saturday. It’s now back up and he was very pleased with the sheriff’s office’s response.

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Arrest for stalking, violating order

The sheriff’s department took a Macclenny man into custody the early evening of September 3 for felony aggravated stalking and contempt of court following an incident in the parking lot of Baker Beverage downtown.

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