News Stories

As the nation prepares to celebrate its independence, the town of Interlachen plans to get an early start on the festivities. 

A South Putnam citizens group is concerned the Putnam County School District is not doing enough to recruit minority teachers and administrators. 

SANFORD — A Central Florida woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing her 2-year-old daughter.

Sports

FORT WHITE

This time, a clock wasn’t going to decide the ending.

This time, it was Nate Gagnon who would finish matters.

Early celebration of Independence Day can be found at the Municipal Course.

The local track is hosting a July 4th 2-person tournament.

A walk-on from Harmony High School in Osceola County, Omar Villaman was a role player in 2014, his first season with St. Johns River State College.

Obituaries

Vernon “Vern” Earl Adams, 85, of Jacksonville, passed from this life Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Palatka Health Care Center following an extended illness.

Benny Barnett, 71, of Georgetown, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016.

Warren D. Hewett, 92, of St. Augustine, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Moultrie Creek Nursing & Rehab Center with his family by his side.

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