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MELROSE  — A 20-year-old living in Volusia County crashed a plane into a densely wooded area near Swan Lake Monday afternoon.

On Saturday morning, volunteers gathered and filled trash bags with 9,290 pounds of garbage as part of the first large-scale countywide cleanup, Keep Putnam Beautiful Executive Director Marcia Mari

Following a grand jury indictment last week for Jerry Carlton Keene Jr.


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


t wasn’t close, not on the scoreboard and not statistically.

Deltona 42, Crescent City 0.

Palatka Daily News

Peniel Baptist Academy’s first taste of six-man football was about as good as it could get.


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

Rosemary Smith Motes, 85, of Palatka, passed away at her home after an extended illness.

Rosetta Jackson Brown, 71, of Palatka, began her eternal life Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Palatka Health Care in Palatka.

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