Jose Antonio “Tony” Maldonado

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he smell of blueberries is already in the air in Bostwick as the town – and the rest of Putnam County – looks forward to the Bostwick Blueberry Festival.

East Palatka resident Tony Frisco, a frequent blood and platelet donor, has hit a landmark most can’t brag about — 100 gallons donated, or a little more than a half-full hot tub.

Jose Antonio “Tony” Maldonado

A competency hearing for a 48-year-old man accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend in the parking lot of the Department of Health in Putnam County in 2016 was halted Tuesday morning and rescheduled


Summer Langston had an inside-the-park home run, a triple and five RBI in a 10-run second inning as top-seeded Peniel Baptist Aca

A seven-run inning will cover a lot of mistakes.


Cecilia Epps Hardy, 61, of Crescent City, entered the sunset of life Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka.

Terry Torenzo Ivey, 49, of Palatka, entered the sunset of life Thursday, March 22, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville. 

Betty Louise LeVeille, 91, of Palatka, passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Crestwood Nursing Center following an extended illness.