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CRESCENT CITY — After a more than two-month closure of Harry Banks Park, Crescent City Police Chief Angelo Damiano said the grounds are now reopened for community use.

Palatka residents and business owners will experience a new billing process from the city starting next month.

Putnam County Library System officials are hoping to move its archives to a more centralized location but are in need of funding and assistance to do so. 


ORLANDO -- After second-place finishes in the Putnam County and District 5-2A meets, the Palatka High School boys track team finally had the chance to put the hammer down as a champion.

Another close call.

And another. And another.

A hard-luck pitcher much of the season, Crescent City’s Chase Mascia was hard on Interlachen Thursday night. And he had help.


Stanley J. Rice, 96, of Fruitland, passed away at Putnam Community Medical Center Thursday, April 27, 2017.

William Wallace Campbell, 86, of Palatka, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center.

Masters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Missionary Catherine B. Daniels, 68, a native and lifelong resident of Palatka, entered the sunset of life Monday, April 24, 2017, at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine.