West Augustine Improvement Association News Coverage

If you are a news organization, we would love for you to feature the Pinehurst and San Sebastian cemeteries and help us spread the word about our mission to restore the cemeteries and replace some of lost or crumbling grave markers before it is too late. 

The West Augustine Improvement Association in the News

June 27, 2023 - FIRST COAST NEWS: Volunteers work to make sure names aren't forgotten at one of Florida's oldest Black cemeteries

Mar 25, 2023 - THE WEST AUGUSTINE NEWS CONNECTION: Community Effort to Clean Up the African American Cemeteries and Save the Lost Graves in St. Augustine

Mar 26, 2022 - THE WEST AUGUSTINE NEWS CONNECTION: Tears and Goosebumps at the Pinehurst and San Sebastian Cemeteries Restoration Day

Sep 20, 2021  - THE WEST AUGUSTINE NEWS CONNECTION: Saving Two of Florida's Oldest African American Cemeteries in West Augustine

Sep 18, 2018 - ACTION NEWS JAX: Historically-Black cemeteries in disrepair  


May 17, 2013 - ST. AUGUSTINE RECORD: Cemetery clean-ups begin May 25 -