News Stories

In less than eight minutes, Seventh Judicial Circuit Court Judge Patti Christensen resentenced convicted murderer Connie Ray Israel for the 1991 assault and death of an elderly woman.

With the holiday season in full swing, authorities caution residents to follow a few tips to keep the Christmas spirit merry and bright.

Authorities said a 53-year-old Palatka man was arrested and charged Thursday with 10 counts of possession of child pornography.

Sports

Friday night’s District 5-6A matchup at the Panther Palace was only chapter one.

“I’m looking to playing those guys three more times,” Palm Coast Matanzas coach Donald Lockhart said.

Here’s how much the Interlachen High School girls basketball team has improved from one season to the next: The Rams won a trap game Friday.

Part One went OK.

Part Two was a disaster.

Part Three is today in Lakeland and will determine if Peniel Baptist Academy wins its first state championship in any sport.

Obituaries

Nell Singletary Allen, 81, of Palatka went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, following a brief illness.

Carl R. “Ray” Brumbaugh entered into the arms of Jesus Dec. 2, 2017, at the Kindred North Florida Hospital.

Noah W. Tetter, 70, of Palatka, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness.