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The boisterous voice of the former New York City cop responsible for safety of Welaka residents for the last two decades was silenced Monday morning.

The two remaining First Coast Technical College officials who were reinstated after a month on paid administrative leave and the college’s former interim president submitted their resignations afte

Residents wishing to support a particular candidate or election issue have until noon Aug. 8 to write Letters to the Editor to the Palatka Daily News’ Public Forum.


Bryant Oxendine can proudly show off the plaques he earned as a Palatka PAL league youth basketball coach over a decade ago.

Frank Streeter, AKA “The Duke of Dunns Creek” of San Mateo, and Donnie Hewitt of Jacksonville held back second -place BASS Elite Pro angler Terry “Big Show” Scroggins, and partner Andy Reagor of St

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Clinton Howard Palmer, 60, of Bostwick passed away Friday, July 22, 2016, at Orange Park Medical Center following an extended illness.

Shirley Ann Carpenter Reddish, 81, of Keystone Heights, died peacefully July 22, 2016, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center Palatka.

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