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Scenes from Cracker Day

SAINT JOHNS COUNTY – Florida Cracker Cattle and Horses are described as of moderate size, brought to Florida in the 1500s by the Spanish. And each year, the St. Johns County Cattlemen’s Association pays tribute to both that date back [Read More]

October 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

Crowd turns out for Cracker Day

Photos and story by MARCIA LANE SAINT JOHNS COUNTY – Even the Grinch had a good time at the 61st annual Cracker Day Celebration at the St. Johns Fairgrounds Saturday, Oct. 17. The Farmers Market, a new addition this year, featured everything [Read More]

October 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

County Line closed temporarily

HASTINGS – County Line, the very popular vegetable stand on the Putnam-St. Johns line, closed Tuesday. Owners Brad and Kelly Bland made the decision reluctantly but say it’s in the best interest  of employees, customers and their health. [Read More]

April 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

Pilot Club caladium sale begins

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The Pilot Club of St. Augustine is once again offering caladium bulbs for sale. Colors include White Aaron, Red Flash and pink bulbs, Carolyn Whorton. Due to the increase in price of the distributor, the cost this year has [Read More]

February 9, 2020 // 0 Comments

Fresh produce market reopening

SAINT JOHNS COUNTY – Time to “slaw” down again. Good news. County Line, according to Facebook, is reopening Wednesday, Nov. 20 – just in time to get your fresh vegetables for your Thanksgiving feast. Here’s what they’ve [Read More]

November 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

4-H staff receive state honors

SAINT AUGUSTINE – St. Johns County Extension Services 4-H personnel were honored recently by the Florida Association of Extension 4-H Agents. Geralyn Sachs, UF/IFAS extension 4-H agent, received the Meritorious Service Award; and Julia Kelly, a [Read More]

September 30, 2019 // 0 Comments