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Middleton-Burney Elementary School’s pre-kindergarten and Exceptional Student Education classes participated in a field day Tuesday hosted by Putnam County’s Special Olympics Young Athletes program

The percentage of Putnam County third-graders passing the English language arts portion of the Florida Standards Assessment improved this year, but is still below 50 percent.

Four Putnam County residents were arrested and charged Friday for sale and distribution of narcotics after the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office conducted an anti-drug operation in the 100 block of Mo


Friends and supporters of Palatka High football will want to be at the Municipal Course Saturday morning.

A baseball team can never have enough arms.

In a field of 468 boats, DeLand anglers Butch McKee and Glen Rogers hooked the $10,000 first-place prize with a five-fish limit weighing 25.26 pounds, anchored by a 7.16-pounder, in the 27th annual


Teresa Thompson Danlovich, 53, of Ocala, formerly of Palatka, passed away Friday, May 13, 2016, at Monroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala following an extended illness.

Raymond Andrew Likar, 74, of Palatka, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016, at Crestwood Nursing Center following an extended illness.

Odis Harless, 75, of Palatka, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, May 20, 2016, at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka.

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