News Stories

Thirteen high school students will get a glimpse of their futures in the medical field this summer, participating in the third annual Putnam Community Medical Center Junior Volunteer program.

CRESCENT CITY — After two months on the job, Crescent City Police Chief Angelo Damiano presented to city commissioners his assessment and needs for the department.

The 2016 election cycle qualifying period ended noon Friday, leaving 34 candidates in the running for office in Putnam County – and making two candidate winners by default. 


Once again, Small States has arrived for various Babe Ruth baseball teams in the area.

For Melrose, it’s a ritual.

The Ka’Tia Seymour Summer Road Trip has hit a snag.

But don’t feel sorry for her. She doesn’t.

You didn’t need a ticket to get into Bill Tuten’s memorial service last Saturday.


Emily Wells Forsyth, 71, of Claxton, Ga., passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Center.

Idella King, 83, of Palatka, passed away Friday, June 24, 2016, at Putnam Community Medical Center following a brief illness.

Harry Nathan McCraney, 83, of Francis, passed away Friday, June 24, 2016, at his residence following a brief illness.

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