News Stories

A Palatka husband and wife were arrested on drug charges after authorities executed a search warrant on a Laurel Street home Friday afternoon.

Students clad in blue graduation robes were occupied with adjusting gowns, ribbons and medallions, chatting fast and nervously in C.L. Overturf Jr. Sixth Grade Reading Center’s music room.

Putnam County commissioners on Tuesday will decide whether to sign off on a grant application to address flooding problems and lo

Sports

Palatka made a strong opening statement.

Trevor Corbitt of Macclenny and David Singleton of Jacksonville won the Wolfson Children’s Hospital (WCH) VIP Bass Tournament Fri

Drew Richardson made a promise to his star soccer player, Jenny Galvan, as her goal numbers kept increasing and the accolades kep

Obituaries

Jack H. Higginbotham, 63, of Palatka, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at North Florida Regional Hospital in Gainesville following a brief illness. 

Obie Owen Priester, 69, born November 9, 1948, in St. Augustine, passed away May 14, 2018, peacefully at home in Riverdale in St. Johns County. 

Michael Lee Harris Sr., 65, of Pomona Park, passed from this life Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine following an extended illness.