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Still no definite plans for 450th celebration

By KIMEKO MCCOY kimeko.mccoy@staugustine.com A final plan for St. Augustine’s 450th anniversary celebration will not be available for at least two more weeks. St. Augustine Mayor Nancy Shaver raised concerns about the schedule at the Monday City Commission meeting, when officials discussed the statu

Youth Ambassador John Hutton puts community first

By KIMEKO MCCOY kimeko.mccoy@staugustine.com Since Nease High School senior John Hutton was a youngster, community service always seemed to be his niche. Even today as a 450th Youth Ambassador, Hutton uses his leadership and service skills to create his own role as tour guide in the nation’s oldest

New 450th exhibit sees St. Augustine then and now

By KIMEKO MCCOY kimeko.mccoy@staugustine.com Starting Saturday, St. Augustine visitors and residents alike will have the opportunity to admire something many are fascinated with: St. Augustine then and now. The latest St. Augustine 450th Commemoration exhibition titled “The First City through the Ey