Prepare for Ian. Sandbags available now.

Prepare now: www.floridadisaster.org/hazards/hurricanes. Bradford County will begin distributing pre-made sandbags today at 1 p.m. and will continue until further notice this evening. Distribution will resume tomorrow at 10 a.m. Sandbags will be distributed from the Bradford County Public Works Yard located on West Market Road. There is a 10-bag limit at this site. (Scan code below … Read more

Ex-boyfriend arrested for aggravated stalking

STARKE— Anthony Joe Akin, 48, of Starke was arrested by Bradford deputies on Sept. 20 for the April 30 offense of aggravated stalking. According to court papers, the defendant’s ex-girlfriend told deputies she broke up with the 48-year-old after a two-year romantic relationship because of his anger and that she was afraid of him. After … Read more