News Stories

WELAKA — The short-lived tenure of Welaka Police Chief Jonathan Folbrecht ended Monday.

The Putnam County Sanitation Department chief spoke highly of the company tasked with collecting the county’s recycled material, refuting the negative remarks from some local residents who are unha

The St. Johns River and Suwannee River water management districts last week approved a 20-year plan to protect and sustain North Florida’s water despite growing needs.

Sports

ST. AUGUSTINE – Two differences in the opening-round matchup Monday night between the Palatka High and Menendez boys soccer teams.

Crescent City High School boys basketball coach Al Carter said the final outcome should not have been close as it was. But he gave his longtime friend and county rival C.S.

Crescent City High School boys basketball coach Al Carter said the final outcome should not have been close as it was. But he gave his longtime friend and county rival C.S.

Free Local Publications

A state audit of the city of Palatka revealed poor documentation of tax money, a lack of an anti-fraud policy and a failure to monitor grant award winners, according to documents sent to Mayor Terr

Obituaries

Anil K. Mandal, M.D., 81, passed away peacefully Jan. 19, 2017, after a brief illness.

Kenneth Edward McCann Jr., 56, of Interlachen, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, as a result of a boating accident.

David Allen Metts, 68, of Interlachen, passed away at his home Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017.

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