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Local governments within Putnam County and from nearby areas met Friday with state officials to discuss ways to secure funding for community improvement projects.

INTERLACHEN - A Putnam County woman says a black bear has been a reoccurring visitor inside the patio of her home, despite a report to the state Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and attemp

A jury took about an hour Thursday to find Johnny Maurice Brown guilty on two charges of DUI manslaughter, concluding four long days in which the jury heard 19 witnesses.


This week, it was the youngsters learning to play the sport and be inspired playing it.

Everything he remembers from his first time as St. Johns River State College volleyball coach, Matt Cohen has to reverse.

Even after Sunday’s results were announced at the Cecil Field Aquatic Center Pool in Jacksonville, Putnam Sharks swim team coach


Bertha Viola Wamack, 91, of Fleming Island, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018, at Community Hospice Hadlow Center for Caring in Jacksonville following an extended illness.

Nathaniel Scippio “Scip” “Nate” Courtney, 59, of Gainesville, peacefully left this earthly scene Thursday, July 12, 2018, at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville in the presence of

Melba Jean May, 81, of Francis, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at St. Augustine Health and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness.