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JESUS: His Last Days
SATURDAY St. James United Methodist Church Easter drama "His Last Days" will be performed at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the church at 400 Reid St., Palatka. The program will include an outdoor marketplace depicting the Bible times when Jesus lived. Admission is free; the public is invited. Drama director is Ann Cameron. By Mary Connor Saucier Palatka Daily News correspondent An Easter gift to the community will come in the form of a drama ...
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At The Library
The Putnam County Headquarters Library is open at 9 a.m. today for our Huge Used Book Sale. We still have many more books to put out for sale so we can open up more room to display more books. Today, shoppers can get books for $1 a bag. We will provide you with a plastic shopping bag and whatever you can get into it will cost $1. The book sale is being held at the Headquarters Library, 601 College Road, Palatka. New Books I thought I’d let you...
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Dynamic Journey
March 26-29 Florida School of the Arts “The Actors’ Project.” Studio theatre on the St. Johns River State College campus, Palatka. This year’s theme: “Anatomy of Gray.” Free. Limited seating; reservations required. Showtimes 7:30 p.m. March 26-28 and 2:30 p.m. March 29. Appropriate for most audiences. For reservations, call 312-4300. Special to the Daily News Florida School of the Arts students will take audiences on an entertaining and dynami...
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LifeStyles
Teacher Kathy Rodgers wants to get the word out that her Inteact Club at Interlachen High School is planning a 5K Fun Run April 18 to benefit a good cause. Seems the club wants to help raise money for the Semper Fi Fund, and its program America’s Fund, which provides immediate financial assistance and lifetime support to post 9/11 wounded, critically ill and injured members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, and their families, accordin...
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West Putnam News
It has been one year since the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared with 239 people aboard and West Putnam readers would like to share their thoughts on the subject. When it happened, I received some of the most touching and memorable comments from our West Putnam neighbors about the mysterious event. One year later, it is still a mystery and the destiny of the 239 people aboard the flight still has not been solved. ...
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West Putnam News
Interlachen’s Rainbow Garden Club reports that 13 members made a trip to Kanapaha Gardens in Gainesville recently. In a news release, Viv Bly wrote, “We had a very knowledgeable guide for the two hour tour. We had a late lunch at Cracker Barrel. Afterward we made a side trip to Brown’s Produce Market near Melrose for strawberries and other produce.” According to Bly, it was an informative meeting. Other attending included Brenda Hicks, Trish B...
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An Evening of Comedy
Special to the Daily News Florida School of the Arts students are preparing for an intimate evening of theatrical performances when they present “The Actors’ Project.” Entitled “All in the Timing,” the six, one-act plays will be performed in the studio theatre located on the St. Johns River State College Palatka campus. Admission is free. Due to limited seating, reservations are recommended. The comedies run today through Saturday at 7:30 p.m....
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LifeStyles
Organizers are counting on the draw of fresh steamed oysters hot on the table along with fish dinners with all the fixins’ to be enough to draw a crowd. It’s not something they haven’t seen before at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Federal Point has been hosting its annual Fish Fry & Oyster Roast for some 35 year. This year’s event will be Saturday, April 26, from noon to 4 p.m. at the church at 124 Commrcial Ave. “Rain or shine we will dine” i...
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IHS student models deliver 'Safe and Sober Prom' message
Special to the Daily News INTERLACHEN – Juniors and seniors at Interlachen High School received a visual treat recently as 19 of their fellow students flaunted the latest fashions for the school's upcoming prom. The show, the second of three held in Putnam County, featured students from the IHS Key Club as emcees and models delivering the Safe and Sober Prom message to their classmates. The final show was held at Palatka High School on Feb. 7....
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Final Bow
By Jennifer Thomas Palatka Daily News correspondent MELROSE – The Lake Area Singers will have their final bow Saturday and Sunday when they put on their last show after 40 years of entertaining local crowds. The group performs “Gilbert and Sullivan Favorites,” a reprise of music from their past performances, according to a release. They include “The Mikado,” “HMS Pinafore,” “Trial By Jury,” “The Pirates of Penzance” and “Patience.” The show is...
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Entertainment Calendar (Week of 2-7-14)
The entertainment calendar deadline is noon Monday for publication on Thursday. BLEW COUNTRY BAND REHEARSAL, 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Downtown Blues Bar & Grille, 714 St. Johns Ave., Palatka. Free and open to the public. Details: 325-5454. PALATKA BABE RUTH is now registering local youth for baseball (ages 4-15) and softball (ages 7-16) for the spring season. Online registration deadline is Feb. 14 at palatkababeruth.baberuthonline.com. Online fee...
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Woman's Club of Palatka names new officers
GFWC Woman’s Club of Palatka Inc. began a new term with the following officers: President, Betty Tyson; President-Elect, Elizabeth van Rensburg; First Vice-President, Jan Guzman; Second Vice-President, Jeanette Adkins; Recording Secretary, Mary Crawford; Corresponding Secretary, Janice R. Coyle; Treasurer, Lucille Estes; Auditor, Yvonne Parrish; and Parliamentarian, Emma Lou Morris, hosting their Opening Tea, one of the social highlights of th...
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Lillian Brown: West Putnam news
Interlachen: Growing and Thriving St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church is located on 111 S. Francis Street and hosts the “Fourth Friday For Life” from 10 a.m. till noon. Food is handed out until 2 p.m. and is for West Putnam residents only. Following is a list of services available to Free health screening and follow up care for low income and uninsured with St. Vincent’s Health Van and Family Medical and Dental: phones for the hearing impaired from ...
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