NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. - The Nassau County School District is making sure the first day of school kicks off without a hitch. Nassau County is one of Northeast Florida's fastest growing communities. This year, enrollment numbers are up as more houses are being built and more families are moving in. READ MORE: Nassau County schools see uptick in enrollment One of the district’s newest schools is Wildlight Elementary. It opened last year with more than 600 students. That number continues to increase as a new school year begins. Here are the latest numbers from the school district: 12,138 students are enrolled That number stood at 11,735 at the end of last year The district is beginning the year with 789 teachers Changes in the new school year When students arrive to school on Friday, they will notice a safety officer on every campus, up-to-date locks, surveillance systems, and mental health support teams. We are mindful of the importance of student safety and the critical … [Read more...] about Nassau County: Your complete guide as kids head back to school
NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. - A single-vehicle crash late Saturday afternoon at the Duval-Nassau County line took the life of a 76-year-old Yulee woman and closed all lanes of North Main Street for hours. Patricia Ann Davis was killed when her Ford Explorer ran off the road at 5:45 p.m. and flipped on its side, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. It's unknown why the SUV left the road. Jacksonville police helped Nassau County deputies detour traffic around the crash while it was investigated and cleared. Copyright 2018 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved. … [Read more...] about Yulee woman dies in crash at Duval-Nassau line
NASSAU COUNTY - Main Street at the Duval-Nassau County line has closed while deputies investigate a deadly crash. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 76-year-old Patricia Ann Davis was killed when her Ford Explorer ran off the road and flipped. It's unknown why she ran off the road. Jacksonville Police are on the scene helping Nassau County deputies with traffic. No word how long Main Street, also known as U.S. Highway 17, will be closed. Drivers will be re-routed to Interstate-95 northbound to State Road A1A. Copyright 2018 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved. … [Read more...] about Main Street shut down at Duval-Nassau line due to deadly crash
New York State Court of Appeals Duty to indemnify General Municipal Law – Proper police work Lemma v. Nassau County Police Officer Indemnification Board, et al. No. 70 Judge DiFiore Background: At issue in this Article 78 proceeding is whether the respondent’s determination revoking a prior defense and indemnification determination in favor of the petitioner police office was irrational. Specifically, the ... … [Read more...] about Court of Appeals – Duty to indemnify: Lemma v. Nassau County Police Officer Indemnification Board, et al.
BRYCEVILLE, Fla. - Each day since a Nassau County couple were struck and killed on U.S. 301 by a wrong-way driver who ran from the scene, News4Jax has learned more about what led to the tragedy and the people involved. An eyewitness said he was on his porch and saw the crash. More Headlines Couple killed, man arrested after Nassau County head-on collision Man charged in crash that killed Nassau couple has history of DUI Couple killed in head on collision in Nassau County Robert Spiewak, who lives lives across the street from where the wreck happened, said he saw a pickup truck driving without headlights on the wrong side of U.S. 1 seconds before it hit a Honda Civic head-on. State troopers said Bailey McKnight, 22, Ryan Kennedy, 21, and the couple's child with whom McKnight was eight months pregnant died at the scene. Spiewak, who rushed to see if he could help, said the image of a young couple dead in their car after it was struck by a Ford … [Read more...] about Witness: Man who killed Nassau County couple was driving without headlights